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1925-27   W512   Strip Card Set


Year(s) Published: 1925-27
Hobby Designation:   W512
Set Name: W512
Card Size (inches): 1-3/8 x 2-1/4
Number of Cards in Set: 10
Est. Value (common; VG): $15

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Set Summary
  • Multi-sport set containing golfers, boxers, avaitors, etc.
  • Numbered set of 50 blank-backed cards, 10 BB players
  • Printed on two sheets of 25 subjects each (see Sheet Gallery)
  • Labeled with name, team, and league affiliation
  • Cards feature crudely colored player portrait with white border
  • Two distinct printings: 1925/6 and 1927 (see detailed checklist)
  • 1927 printing reflects team changes for 6 players
  • Supplemented with W513 Set in 1928
  • Reference:
    1) "1925-1928 W512 and W513 (Crudely Drawn Cards of the Top Players and Celebs of the Roaring Twenties)," Old Cardboard Staff, Old Cardboard Magazine, Issue #30 (Fall 2013), p. 12

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