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1930   F278-50   Post Cereal Famous North Americans


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Year(s) Published: 1930
Hobby Designation:   F278-50
Set Name: Post Cereal--Mathewson
Card Size (inches): 2-7/8 x 3-1/8
Number of Cards in Set: 1
Est. Value (common; VG): $160



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Set Summary
  • Produced about 1930 by Post brand breakfast cereal
  • "Famous North Americans" set is not listed in the ACC
  • Post sets are assigned the numbers F278-xx in ACC
  • This set is often referenced as set F278-50 in the hobby
  • Multi-subject set includes generals, presidents, etc.
  • Mathewson is the only baseball player in the set
  • Caption at bottom identifies subject with two-line caption
  • Front printed in orange and black; card backs are blank
  • References:
    1) Eric Eichelkraut, "1930 F278-50 Famous North Americans," Old Cardboard eMagazine, Issue #179 (September 2021), Item #2


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