(165+) 1953-1955 Red Man Tobacco Cards with Hall of Famers 
Lot Number 863
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/17/2008 10:00:00 
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Many packages of shredded chewing tobacco were purchased to assemble the offered lot of (165+) 1953-1955 Red Man tobacco cards. This off-grade selection is packed with many 1950s Hall of Famers and prominent All-Stars. A total of (41) cards in this run have complete tabs, while (128) had their tabs removed. The cards with missing tabs are graded notwithstanding their removal. Key cards present are 1954 Red Man With Tabs: (23 cards, median GD-VG) American League: #16 Ford (GD-VG); National League: (3) #11 Spahn ((2) GD-VG, GD); 1955 Red Man With Tabs: (15 cards, average VG-EX) National League: #19 Snider (GD-VG); 1953 Red Man: (31 cards, mostly GD) American League: (2) #3 Berra (VG, GD); 1954 Red Man: (77 cards, aggregate GD-VG) American League: (2) #17 Rizzuto (VG, GD); National League: #16 Snider (VG-EX), #25 Mays (GD-VG) and 1955 Red Man: (20 cards, median VG-EX) American League: #16 Berra (EX/EX-MT). This assortment reveals wear congruent with the assigned grades and contains some cards better and other cards lesser than the aggregate. For a complete list of key cards, please visit our website.

1953 Red Man With Tabs: (3 cards, mainly GD); 1954 Red Man With Tabs: (23 cards, median GD-VG) American League: #16 Ford (GD-VG), #21 Lemon (GD); National League #1 Ashburn (GD-VG), (3) #11 Spahn ((2) GD-VG, GD), (2) #15 Reese (VG, GD-VG), #23 Mathews (GD-VG); 1955 Red Man With Tabs: (15 cards, average VG-EX) National League: #12 Wilhelm (VG), #19 Snider (GD-VG); 1953 Red Man: (31 cards, mostly GD) American League: (2) #3 Berra (VG, GD), #8 Kell (GD-VG), #17 Lemon (GD-VG); National League: #3 Ashburn (FR-GD), (2) #11 Roberts (VG, GD-VG), #21 Wilhelm (GD-VG); 1954 Red Man: (77 cards, aggregate GD-VG) American League: (2) #3 Fox (GD-VG, FR-GD), (2) #17 Rizzuto (VG, GD), #21 Lemon (FR); National League: (2) #5 Irvin GD-VG, FR-GD), (3) #10 Schoendienst (GD-VG, (2) GD), #16 Snider (VG-EX), #18 Roberts (EX), (3) #19 Slaughter (VG-EX, GD, FR-GD), #25 Mays (GD-VG); 1955 Red Man: (20 cards, median VG-EX) American League: #3 Ford (GD), #16 Berra (EX/EX-MT) and National League: (2) #14 Schoendienst (EX-MT, GD)  
 
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