Artifacts from former D.C. baseball/football venues Griffith Stadium and RFK Stadium comprise the fare in this “Capitol City” lot. Highlights include: Chairs (4) temporary wooden folding chairs (each stands 35-1/2” when folded) with single backrest panels and seats. All show heavy use with chipped paint throughout; Signs (2) 24x18 RFK metallic signs (with rounded corners) including “SECTION 245” and an advance ticket sales sign; and a 25x20 locker room sign detailing Commissioner Paul Tagliabue’s warning regarding gambling. More on our website.
Paul Tagliabue Clubhouse Warning Sign the sign reads (in full):
TO NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PERSONNEL
Bribes and Gambling
Among the types of conduct detrimental to the NFL and professional football that call for serious penalties are the following:
1. Accepting a bribe or agreeing to throw or fix a game or to illegally influence its outcome.
2. Failing to promptly report any bribe offer or any attempt to throw or fix a game or to illegally influence its outcome.
3. Betting on any NFL game.
4. Associating with gamblers or with gambling activities in a manner tending to bring discredit to the NFL.
Any such conduct may result in severe penalties, up to and including a fine and/or suspension from the NFL for life.
Additional items include:
a 23-3/4 x 31-1/2” two-sided “NFL UNIFORM AND EQUIPMENT RULES” locker room sign
92) Washington Redskins seat cushions
a stadium seat (plastic) backrest panel
a vintage youth Washington Senators jacket