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1920s-1960s Multi-Sport Publication Lot

Lot Number 692

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Sports-themed publications spanning nearly a century make for an eclectic and action-packed library in this lot of annual guides, periodicals and more. Highlights include: Sports Illustrated August 16, 1954 inaugural issue (EX) with (NM-MT) Topps 18-card insert; Life April 13, 1962 issue with Post Cereal #5 Mantle and #6 Maris (NM-MT) insert; 1955 Baseball Facts and Fun (NM-MT) Post Cereal premium in original mailing envelope; The Trader Speaks August 1978 issue (EX); Gentry Fall 1956 issue with Ty Cobb card. More on our website.

Annual Publications

1911 Spalding’s Indoor Base Ball Guide (VG) with front cover detached (but present)
1920 Spalding’s VIIth Olympic Games (EX)
1921 Spalding’s How to Play Foot Ball (VG-EX)
1921-1922 Spalding’s Indoor Base Ball Guide cover is (VG), contents (EX-MT)
1923 Spalding’s College Athletics (VG)
1925 Spalding’s Middle Distance and Relay Racing
1925 Spalding’s Track and Field Guide cover is (VG), contents (EX)
1929 Spalding’s Athletic Almanac (EX-MT) covers 1928 Olympics
1931 Reach American League Guide (GD) with cover secured by tape
1937 Record Makers of the American Association (EX)
1939 Official Guide National Semi-Pro Baseball (EX)
1946 Baseball Annual (EX)
1947 Baseball Annual (VG-EX)
1955 Coca-Cola Sports manual (EX)
1960 Meet the Dodger Family (EX) with Snider on cover
1961 Meet the Dodger Family (EX-MT) with Drysdale on cover
1968 The Sporting News Baseball Register (EX-MT)
1969 The Sporting News Baseball Register (NM)


Sport Pix April 1949; Ed Macauley on cover
Sport Pix June 1949; Feller on cover
Complete Baseball Spring 1951; Kiner on cover
Sports Stars August 1951; Rizzuto on cover
Sports Stars November 1951; Jackie Robinson on cover
Sport Stars September 1952; Robinson and Reese on cover
Sport May 1963; Berra and Mantle on cover
Sport September 1968; Drysdale on cover

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