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1900s-1950s Boxing Cards Lot (451 Different) Including Complete and Partial Sets

Lot Number 1574

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An amazing array, containing classic, vintage issues as well as some truly obscure pugilistic-themed collectibles. The approximate condition breakdown by decade is as follows: 1900s-1910s (average VG to VG-EX), 1920s-1930s (average VG to EX), 1940s (average EX-MT) and 1950s (average VG to VG-EX). Includes:

 

1901-02 Ogden's Tabs Series Boxing Subjects (6) - including Jim Carney (VG);

 

1911 Wills/Scissors brand "Boxers" (6);

 

1911 Wills/Scissors brand/Green Star & Circle "Boxers" (10);

 

1912 Gallaher "'Sports' Series" (4) - #'s 32, 34, 37 and 40;

 

1913 Wills/Scissors "British Army Boxers Series" (5);

 

1914 Carreras Ltd./Black Cat (2) - #'s 43 and 48;

 

1915 Cope Bros. "Boxers" (1) - #14 Farrell (VG);

 

1915 Ogden's "Boxers" (39) - partial set 39 of 50, including #'s 1 Jim Driscoll (VG), 10 Georges Carpentier (VG), 15 Joe Jeannette (VG-EX), 23 Sam Langford (VG-EX) and 25 Jess Willard (VG-EX), missing #'s 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 13, 20, 27, 30, 38 and 40 for completion;

 

1920s Jndo Egyptian Cigarette Co. "Fight Scenes" (1) - #12;

 

1922 Boys' Friend (Periodical) "Rising Boxing Stars" (5);

 

1922 The Champion (Periodical) "Sporting Champions" (9);

 

1923 Burstein Isaacs Co. "Famous Prize Fighters"/Mixed Letters Captions (13);

 

1923 The Rocket (Periodical) "Famous Knock-Outs" (4);

 

1923 Union Jack (Periodical) "Monarchs of the Ring" (1) - #1 Wilde (VG-EX);

 

1924 Franklyn Davey & Co. "Boxing" (19) - partial set 19 of 25 cards, missing #'s 1, 3, 7, 17, 18 and 20 for completion;

 

1924 Gallaher "British Champions of 1923" (1) - #63 Green (EX);

 

1925 Boguslavsky "Sports Records" (1) - #33 Boxing/Carpentier (VG-EX);

 

1925 Teofani & Co./Magnums "Famous Boxers" (9);

 

1926 Lambert & Butler "Who's Who in Sport (1926)" (2) - #'s 1 Rosenberg and 3 Tunney (VG-EX);

 

1928 W.A. & A.C. Churchman "Men of the Moment in Sport" (4) - #'s 13 Dempsey (EX), 14 Heeney, 15 and 16 Tunney (VG-EX);

 

1928 Lambert & Butler "The World of Sport" (2) - #'s 36 Milligan and 49 Baldock;

 

1928 Ogden's Ltd. "Pugilists in Action" (40) - partial set 40 of 50 cards, including Gene Tunney (VG), missing #'s 1, 3, 7, 10, 15, 27, 36, 45, 46 and 48 for completion;

 

1928 Player/Drumhead "Pugilists in Action" (19);

 

1929 Godfrey Phillips Ltd. "Sporting Champions" Boxing Subjects (19);

 

1930 Major Drapkin "Sporting Celebrities in Action" (2) - #'s 19 Heeney and 20 Tunney (EX-MT);

 

1930 J.A. Pattreiouex "Celebrities in Sport" (1) - #15 Wells;

 

1931 W.A. & A.C. Churchman "Sporting Celebrities" (4) - #'s 10 Berg, 11, 13 and 14 Schmeling (VG);

 

1932 Player "Dandies" (1) - #49 Corbett (EX);

 

1935 Ardath/State Express "Sports Champions" (3) - #'s 18, 19 Harvey and 20;

 

1935 Cope Bros. "Boxing Lessons" (18) - partial set 18 of 25 cards, missing #'s 1, 8, 17, 18, 21, 23 and 24 for completion;

 

1935 Gallaher "Champions, 2nd Series" (2) - #'s 31 Mizler and 38 Gains;

 

1935 Godfrey Phillips Ltd. "In the Public Eye" (19) - #'s 6 Braddock (VG-EX), 13 Petersen and 50 Harvey;

 

1935 J.A. Pattreiouex "Sporting Events and Stars" (2) - #'s 9 Tarleton and 11 McAvoy;

 

1936 Gallaher "Sporting Personalities" (3) - #'s 4, 41 Berg and 47;

 

1937 Ogden's "Champions of 1936" (2) - #'s 12 Braddock and 13 Foord;

 

1937 Godfrey Phillips Ltd. "Spot the Winner" (3) - #'s 5 Harvey, 32 Foord and 41 Petersen;

 

1937 Wills "British Sporting Personalities" (2) - #'s 6 Walsh and 7 Harvey;

 

1938 Cartledge Razor Blades "Famous Prize Fighters" (45) - partial set 43 of 50 cards, plus subject variations of card #'s 13 and 19, missing #'s 18, 22, 23, 24, 26, 29 and 30 for completion;

 

1938 W.A. & A.C. Churchman "Boxing Personalities" (50) - complete set of 50 cards, featuring #'s 20 Jack Johnson (EX) and 26 Joe Louis (VG);

 

1938-39 Ardath "Photocards" (2) - Danahar and #177 Lynch/Montana;

 

1939 R & J Hill "Celebrities of Sport" (1) - #17 Harvey;

 

1947 D. Cummings & Son "Famous Fighters" (24);

 

1949 Carreras/Turf "Sports" Hand Cut (5) - #'s2 J. Paterson, 3 Woodcock, 26 Roderick, 43 Thompson and 50 Monaghan;

 

1950 Kiddy's Favourites Ltd. "'Popular' Boxers"/Name in Black (35);

 

1950 Kiddy's Favourites Ltd. "'Popular' Boxers"/Small Size (3) - #'s 24, 35 and 38;

 

1953 A & J Donaldson "Sports Favourites" (2) - #'s 253 Clayton and 273 Hawthorne.



 
 
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