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1916   M101-4   Sporting News
(H801-9 Globe Suits; D329 Weil Baking)


Year(s) Published: 1916
Hobby Designation:   M101-4
Set Name: Sporting News
Card Size (inches): 1-5/8 x 3
Number of Cards in Set: 200
Est. Value (common; VG): $50

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Set Summary
  • Massive set of 200 cards produced by Felix Mendelsohn
  • Distributed by multiple sponsors for promotion of their products
  • Per ACC: Like Globe Suits (H801-9) and Weil Baking (D329)
  • Player name, position, team and card number at bottom
  • Numbered black-and-white cards with white borders
  • Closely related to set M101-5 (see Combined Checklist)
  • 21 different backs known (see Gallery of Backs)
  • References:
    1) Tim Newcomb and Todd Schultz, "Making Sense of M101-5 and M101-4 (Mendelsohn's Trend Setters of 1916)," Old Cardboard Magazine, Issue #16 (Summer, 2008, p. 26-33)

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