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1920-21   W514   Strip Cards


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Year(s) Published: 1920-21
ACC Designation:   W514
Set Name: W514
Card Size (inches): 1-3/8 x 2-1/2
Number of Cards in Set: 120
Est. Value (common; VG): $17



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Set Summary
  • Strip set features colorized and redrawn player photos
  • Among the largest and earliest of strip card sets
  • Originally issued in strips of 10 cards each
  • Label at card bottom with player name, position and team
  • Numbered cards have white borders and blank backs
  • Set includes seven of the eight "Black Sox" players
  • Contains players (Dilhoefer, Watson, etc.) not found elsewhere
  • Set key is card of Joe Jackson (Jackson's only strip card)
  • References:
    1) Ted Golden, "Historic 1920-1921 W514s: The 'T206' of Strip-Card Sets," Old Cardboard Magazine, Issue #11 (Spring 2007, p. 14-21)


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