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Negro League Autograph Lot of (7) With H. Smith and Rookie Era Aaron, Banks and Irvin

Lot Number 548

Quantity: Bid Starts: 04/26/2019 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 250.00  Bid Ends: 05/09/2019 23:30:00 
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From the oft-overlooked Negro Leagues, these (7) autographs include very early endorsements from players who went on to Hall of Fame careers in the big leagues. Includes:

 

Hank Aaron: 5x3” lined index card signed in blue ballpoint (“9” strength) and inscribed “Best Wishes from

 

Ernie Banks: (d.2015) 5x3” lined index card signed in blue ballpoint (“9-10” strength) and inscribed “Best of Everything – Chicago Cubs 1954

 

Cool Papa Bell: (d.1991) collector’s trading card with image of Bell on the 1928 Cuba team; signed in fiver tip marker (“8-9” strength)

Cool Papa Bell: (d.1991) collector’s trading card with photo of Bell and Lou Brock; signed by Bell in fiber tip marker (“8-9” strength) and inscribed “105 to 118

 

Monte Irvin: (d.2016) black-and-white magazine photo clipping signed in black ink (“9” strength) and inscribed “Best Wishes 1952

Monte Irvin: (d.2016) 5x3” blank index card signed in blue ballpoint (“10” strength)

 

Kansas City Monarchs: a 17x7” black-and-white panoramic team photo signed in fiber tip marker (average “8-9” strength) by: Lefty Bryant (d.1992), Connie Johnson (d.2004), Buck O’Neil (d.2006), Hilton Smith (d.1983) and Jesse Williams (d.1990)

 

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