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1937/38   F7   Dixie Lids

1938 Front (underside; lid bottom)

Back (lid top)
Year(s) Published: 1937/38
Hobby Designation:   F7
Set Name: Dixie Lids
Card Size (inches): varies
Number of Cards in Set: 8
Est. Value (common; VG): $70

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Set Summary
  • Produced by the Dixie Cup Company; listed as set F7 in ACC
  • Dixie Cup now a division of Fort James Corp.
  • Only 8 baseball players among actors, actresses, cowboys, etc.
  • Four baseball lids in 1937 and four more in 1938
  • 1937 lids feature Gehringer, Hartnett, Hubbell and Medwick
  • 1938 lids feature Feller, Foxx, Hubbell and Moses
  • Unnumbered monochrome player photo with white rim border
  • Border contains player name, team, and brief description
  • Many ice-cream brand variations used on top of lid
  • Made in two sizes: 2-1/4" & 2-3/4" dia. (see examples below)

  • Small (2-1/4" dia.)

    Large (2-3/4" dia.)
    (both lids shown at approximate actual size)
    1) "Featured Sets: 1937 & 1938 Dixie Cup Lids and Premiums," Old Cardboard eMagazine, Issue #175 (September 2020), Item #3

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