1953 Bowman Black and White Complete Set (64) 
Lot Number 785
Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/17/2008 10:00:00 
Bid Open: 500.00  Bid Ends: 04/03/2008 23:30:00 
Bid Count: Overtime: 30 Minutes
Currently: 500.00  Time Left: 0m 0s 
View Count: 1051   

Compiled is a 1953 Bowman Black and White complete set of (64) cards. The 1953 series was an innovative year for Bowman in several ways. In response to the popularity of their 1952 football “large” series, the company increased the card size to 2-1/2 by 3-3/4.” Following the lead from Topps, they also included player statistics on the reverse for the first time in this series. The composite condition of this collection is 30% (VG-EX), 50% (VG) and 20% (GD or lesser). Nonetheless, this important series includes several notable key cards including #1 G. Bell (VG), #15 Mize (VG-EX), #27 Lemon (reverse marking, FR), #28 Wilhelm (VG-EX) and #39 Stengel (reverse marking, FR). 
Pictures  (Click on Photo to Enlarge)