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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1930 item #1236905
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Fantastic item. 1923 Yankees official 5 cent scorecard. Here is a real time warp item. Great ads to read (I wonder why Black Jack licorice chewing gum isn't around anymore?) but most significantly is Babe Ruth listed as batting third. Hitting cleanup behind Ruth is Wally Pipp. Listed as an infielder on the bench is Lou Gehrig. This was Gehrig's rookie season and Pipp is the unfortunate that had a headache one day in 1925...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1990 item #1215478
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Very cool item. This is from the estate of Joe DiMaggio and has letter of provenance from the auction signed by Paula DiMaggio Hamra, Joltin' Joe's granddaughter. This auction was well known and much information can easily be found online. Obviously most of the material there-in was TO Joe and not FROM Joe, so is unsigned. This document is an honorary citizenship to the City of Baltimore and signed by Mayor Willaim Donald Schaefer...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1910 item #1212591
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Very nice political campaign button for Teddy Roosevelt and Fairbanks who won the 1904 election. Backmarked Whitehead & Hoag Newark NJ with patents dating 1894 1896 and 1898. Condition is excellent as per photos. A little more then 2cm wide. Nice item.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Contemporary item #1181466
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On first sight one would think that due to simple physics only a dummy would have a square coffee cup. I found Bill O'Hara online and it is clear that he was no dummy. Bill O'Hara left school early to join the merchant marines in WWII where he served in Europe and the Phillipine Sea. He later joined the U.S. Army and was in the Korean conflict early, being awarded a purple heart for wound in 1950...