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09-26-2007, 12:12 AM
Posted By: <b>Dan Bretta</b><p>Was there ever a card made for the Hall of Fame announcer Dan Tobey?

09-27-2007, 10:27 AM
Posted By: <b>Dan Bretta</b><p>Nobody knows the answer to this? Is there a database for boxing cards somewhere? <br /><br />Anyone have any pics of Tobey?

09-27-2007, 10:40 AM
Posted By: <b>Aaron Conyers</b><p>Found this pic:<br /><br /><a href="http://www.boxingtreasures.com/baardantovip.html" target="_new" rel="nofollow">http://www.boxingtreasures.com/baardantovip.html</a>

09-27-2007, 11:31 AM
Posted By: <b>Dan Bretta</b><p>Thanks Aaron. Before Tobey was a ring announcer he was a pitcher with the Nebraska Indians....I am trying to learn more about his career in the boxing world.<br /><br />That's Tobey in the clown outfit circa 1905<br /><img src="http://i22.photobucket.com/albums/b331/nudan92/Nebraska%20Indians%20Baseball%20Team/neb-ind2.jpg">

09-27-2007, 07:45 PM
Posted By: <b>Jimmy</b><p>I do not think he has a boxing card, there maybe other postcards out there<br /><br />Jimmy

09-27-2007, 09:49 PM
Posted By: <b>Dan Bretta</b><p>He appears on a few of the Nebraska Indians postcards. I would love to find a postcard of him in the boxing ring as that is where he gained his fame...doubtful one exists, but you never know. He was a very unique individual and he did some crazy things when he was with the NI team.. If I have time some day I may do a nice little write up on him on the memorabilia board.<br /><br />Thanks again to Aaron for the link to that old photo. I purchased it today...anyone here ever dealt with that company (Boxingtreasures.com/Dave's Classic Collectibles) before?