NonSports Forum

Net54baseball.com
Welcome to Net54baseball.com. These forums are devoted to both Pre- and Post- war baseball cards and vintage memorabilia, as well as other sports. There is a separate section for BSelling and Trading - the B/S/T area!! If you write anything concerning a person or company your full name needs to be in your post or obtainable from it. . Contact the moderator at leon@net54baseball.com should you have any questions or concerns. Enjoy!
Net54baseball.com
Net54baseball.com
ebay GSB
T206s on Ebay
Pre-WWII Cards
Post WWII Cards
Vintage Memorabilia
Babe Ruth Cards
Ty Cobb Cards
Lou Gehrig Cards
Mickey Mantle Cards
Goudey Cards
Bowman Cards
T205s on Ebay
Tobacco "T" Cards
Caramel "E" Cards
Vintage Baseball Postcards
Football Cards on Ebay
Exhibit Cards
Strip Cards
Baking Cards
Sporting News
Playball Cards on Ebay

Go Back   Net54baseball.com Forums > Net54baseball Main Forum - WWII & Older Baseball Cards > Net54baseball Vintage (WWII & Older) Baseball Cards & New Member Introductions

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-02-2017, 04:24 PM
pherbener's Avatar
pherbener pherbener is offline
Paul Herbener
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Pa.
Posts: 844
Default December Pickups

I guess I'll start. Picked up this T205 Piedmont Factory 42 Cobbie for my 42 Subset. Birthday present for myself!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 38791391031_177a7c6a1b_k.jpg (73.4 KB, 1102 views)
File Type: jpg 27016538259_d4e1c02510_k.jpg (72.6 KB, 1091 views)
__________________
https://www.flickr.com/photos/137748538@N02/albums Successful transactions with Sycks22, Vintageloz, jim, zachclose21, shamus, Chris Counts, YankeeFan Snapolit1 and many more.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-02-2017, 09:41 PM
edjs's Avatar
edjs edjs is offline
€dw@rd Sk€Łt0n
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 1,717
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by pherbener View Post
I guess I'll start. Picked up this T205 Piedmont Factory 42 Cobbie for my 42 Subset. Birthday present for myself!
When's your b-day?
__________________
Ed

Collecting PCL, Southern Association, and type cards.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-02-2017, 10:20 PM
yanksfan09's Avatar
yanksfan09 yanksfan09 is offline
_Er!ck*L.ew1n_
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: LI, NY
Posts: 1,569
Default

Nice Cobb, and happy birthday!
__________________
Er1ck.L. ---D381 seeker http://www.flickr.com/photos/30236659@N04/sets/
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12-02-2017, 10:21 PM
HRBAKER's Avatar
HRBAKER HRBAKER is offline
Jeff
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Somewhere
Posts: 5,117
Default

__________________
Check out my aging Sell/Trade Album on my Profile page

HOF Type Collector + Philly A's, E/M/W cards, M101-6, Exhibits, Postcards, 30's Premiums & HOF Photos

"Assembling an unfocused collection for nearly 50 years."
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 12-02-2017, 11:34 PM
pherbener's Avatar
pherbener pherbener is offline
Paul Herbener
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Pa.
Posts: 844
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by edjs View Post
When's your b-day?
December 2nd Edward and thanks Eric!!
__________________
https://www.flickr.com/photos/137748538@N02/albums Successful transactions with Sycks22, Vintageloz, jim, zachclose21, shamus, Chris Counts, YankeeFan Snapolit1 and many more.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 12-03-2017, 10:50 AM
the-illini's Avatar
the-illini the-illini is offline
C.hris Bl.and
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Champaign IL
Posts: 626
Default

REALLY excited to add this to my collection - thanks Derek!!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Williams.jpg (80.2 KB, 1011 views)
__________________
Looking for:

M101-6 Felix Mendelsohn (any)
1929 Kashin 5x7 Premiums
N172 Old Judge Portraits
Any 1939 Ted Williams cards
1939 Exhibits Lou Gehrig


Will buy or trade for the above. Check out my cards at:

www.imageevent.com/crb972
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 12-03-2017, 11:00 AM
edjs's Avatar
edjs edjs is offline
€dw@rd Sk€Łt0n
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 1,717
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by pherbener View Post
December 2nd Edward and thanks Eric!!
Ah, Cobb's is the 18th, I thought maybe it had something to do with the gift selection. Some great people born in December.
__________________
Ed

Collecting PCL, Southern Association, and type cards.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 12-03-2017, 11:39 AM
garymc's Avatar
garymc garymc is offline
Gary McNabb
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: Towaco NJ, USA
Posts: 305
Default December

Busy trading & buying.....
Attached Images
File Type: jpg fullsizeoutput_ab3.jpg (21.3 KB, 1006 views)
File Type: jpg fullsizeoutput_ab7.jpg (20.9 KB, 1006 views)
File Type: jpg fullsizeoutput_ac3.jpg (10.3 KB, 1005 views)
File Type: jpg fullsizeoutput_ac8.jpg (10.3 KB, 1013 views)
File Type: jpg fullsizeoutput_aca.jpg (14.4 KB, 1005 views)
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 12-03-2017, 02:40 PM
MikeGarcia MikeGarcia is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1,151
Default Upgrade



...the new one is the somewhat-faded raw one ; it is better than the old faithful PSA 2 which I've had for 8 or so years ; ( it originally had come back from PSA as a "1" but I knew it was better than that so I cracked it out and re-submitted and then it came back as you see it --a glorious "2" ) ; with the new raw one hey we could be talkin' a 3 or a 3.5.......I bought it last month from "COMC" as a BIN as soon as it was listed because they had titled it as a "1936 Fine Pen National Chicle Premium" ; that happens once in a while but hardly ever with the pricey scarce ones....

..
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 12-03-2017, 07:16 PM
Brian Van Horn Brian Van Horn is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,458
Default

.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 1916 Altoona Tribune Leonard (1) [Front].jpg (47.8 KB, 931 views)
File Type: jpg 1916 Altoona Tribune Leonard (1) [Back].jpg (40.9 KB, 915 views)
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 12-03-2017, 07:29 PM
Stonepony's Avatar
Stonepony Stonepony is offline
Dave_Berg
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: STL
Posts: 1,574
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HRBAKER View Post
Realllly nice Jeff!
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 12-03-2017, 09:12 PM
Bored5000's Avatar
Bored5000 Bored5000 is offline
Eddie S.
Eddie Smi.th
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Fleetwood, Pa.
Posts: 959
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by pherbener View Post
I guess I'll start. Picked up this T205 Piedmont Factory 42 Cobbie for my 42 Subset. Birthday present for myself!
Nice looking "1" of an iconic card.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 12-03-2017, 09:28 PM
pherbener's Avatar
pherbener pherbener is offline
Paul Herbener
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Pa.
Posts: 844
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bored5000 View Post
Nice looking "1" of an iconic card.
Thanks Eddie! It's a big pickup for my factory 42 subset. I let one slip away over a year ago and was finally able to pick one up!
__________________
https://www.flickr.com/photos/137748538@N02/albums Successful transactions with Sycks22, Vintageloz, jim, zachclose21, shamus, Chris Counts, YankeeFan Snapolit1 and many more.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 12-03-2017, 09:32 PM
Brian Van Horn Brian Van Horn is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,458
Default

A belated Happy Birthday, Paul!
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 12-03-2017, 09:40 PM
pherbener's Avatar
pherbener pherbener is offline
Paul Herbener
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Pa.
Posts: 844
Default

Thanks Brian!
__________________
https://www.flickr.com/photos/137748538@N02/albums Successful transactions with Sycks22, Vintageloz, jim, zachclose21, shamus, Chris Counts, YankeeFan Snapolit1 and many more.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 12-04-2017, 09:35 AM
h2oya311's Avatar
h2oya311 h2oya311 is offline
Derek Granger
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Phoenix
Posts: 2,698
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by the-illini View Post
REALLY excited to add this to my collection - thanks Derek!!
Chris - incredible postcard and glad I could help you add it to your collection!!
__________________
...
http://imageevent.com/derekgranger

HOF "Earliest" Collection (Ideal - Indiv): 202/325 (62.2%)
1911 T332 Helmar Stamps.................: 178/180 (98.9%)
1914 T330-2 Piedmont Art Stamps......: 110/119 (92.4%)
1923 V100 Willard's Chocolate............: 134/180 (74.4%)
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 12-04-2017, 09:52 AM
MattyC's Avatar
MattyC MattyC is offline
M@tt.©1ruLn1©K
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2,035
Default

Thanks to Joe T for finding me this beauty. Represents the 1927 team, and the year Ruth hit 60 for my collection, which had been two holes. Plus any Red Sox Ruth image is also always extra cool. Had been seeing the early Ruth stuff take off in price, and was a good time to grab a nice York, before one hit the auction circuit and joined the others. "Affordable pre-Goudey Ruth" is starting to become an oxymoron!


Last edited by MattyC; 12-04-2017 at 09:55 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 12-04-2017, 10:22 AM
Bicem's Avatar
Bicem Bicem is offline
Jeff 'Prize-ner'
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Seattle
Posts: 3,445
Default

Great Ruth!

And congrats again Chris, one of the best postcards in the hobby, especially post WW1.
__________________
Please donate & help save a life...
https://www.humanesociety.org/
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 12-04-2017, 10:44 AM
Jobu's Avatar
Jobu Jobu is online now
Bry@n
member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: WI
Posts: 2,468
Default

I love the San Diego piece, I've never seen that one before. Great Ruth too!
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 12-04-2017, 01:16 PM
MikeGarcia MikeGarcia is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1,151
Default Upgrade..'37 Type 5 Mechanical Man



...these are "Wide Pens"- R314 Goudey Premiums from the 1937 Type 5 issue of mostly Canadian players but also with about a dozen or so Detroit Tigers from South of the border (but barely so) ....the upgrade is quite a bit faded , and the original is somewhat darkened , undoubtedly from questionable storage practices over the last 80 years.....the true standard normal coloration is a dullish tan/amber matte finish , ; picture something about halfway between these two garish examples....
..Charles Gehringer appears in the types 1 (1936) , 4 , and 5 (both 1937)......Hank Greenberg is the only player to appear in all five versions.....took forever to put together that little mini-master set...

..
Reply With Quote
  #21  
Old 12-04-2017, 01:45 PM
darwinbulldog's Avatar
darwinbulldog darwinbulldog is offline
Glenn
Glen.n Sch.ey-d
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: South Florida
Posts: 2,109
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MikeGarcia View Post


...these are "Wide Pens"- R314 Goudey Premiums from the 1937 Type 5 issue of mostly Canadian players but also with about a dozen or so Detroit Tigers from South of the border (but barely so) ....the upgrade is quite a bit faded , and the original is somewhat darkened , undoubtedly from questionable storage practices over the last 80 years.....the true standard normal coloration is a dullish tan/amber matte finish , ; picture something about halfway between these two garish examples....
..Charles Gehringer appears in the types 1 (1936) , 4 , and 5 (both 1937)......Hank Greenberg is the only player to appear in all five versions.....took forever to put together that little mini-master set...

..
Technically, Detroit is north of the border.
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 12-04-2017, 09:31 PM
clydepepper's Avatar
clydepepper clydepepper is offline
Raymond 'Robbie' Culpepper
Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Columbus, GA
Posts: 5,305
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brian Van Horn View Post
.


Nice pick-up, Brian...I swear I've seen that one before...
__________________
.
"A life is not important except in the impact it has on others lives" - Jackie Robinson


MY BIG CONCERNS ABOUT AMERICA:

Internally- We spend too much time assuring our rights without learning the responsibilities that should accompany them.
Externally - No matter how much we claim to take the higher moral ground, we have neither respected nor attempted to understand other cultures.
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 12-05-2017, 12:06 PM
obcmac obcmac is offline
Mac Wubben
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Washington DC
Posts: 368
Default

Very happy to land these guys:
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 20171205_130114.jpg (71.6 KB, 749 views)
Reply With Quote
  #24  
Old 12-05-2017, 02:05 PM
Big Six's Avatar
Big Six Big Six is offline
M@tt McC@rthy
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: New England
Posts: 1,479
Default

Merry Christmas to me...


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
__________________
M@tt McC@arthy
I collect Hal Chase, Diamond Stars (PSA 5 or better), 1951 Bowman (Raw Ex or better), 1954 Topps (PSA 7 or better), 1956 Topps (Raw Ex or better), 3x5 Hall of Fame Autographs and autographed Perez Steele Postcards. You can see my collection by going to http://www.collectorfocus.com/collection/BigSix.
Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 12-06-2017, 08:27 PM
Brian Van Horn Brian Van Horn is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,458
Default

.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg House of David postcard (1) [Front].jpg (46.5 KB, 638 views)
Reply With Quote
  #26  
Old 12-06-2017, 08:58 PM
Huysmans Huysmans is offline
Br.ent So.bie
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 689
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by obcmac View Post
Very happy to land these guys:
Hey Mac,
Great pick-ups.

Obviously any Kalamazoo Bats is a huge score, with yours sporting a beautiful image.
And the Duffy is gorgeous for the grade.
I don't think Mayo's get the credit they deserve.... What a beautiful set.

Congrats!
Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 12-06-2017, 09:29 PM
Rhotchkiss's Avatar
Rhotchkiss Rhotchkiss is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Posts: 1,635
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brian Van Horn View Post
.
It's amazing how this look - the beards- is back in style with millenials 100 years later! Cool piece
Reply With Quote
  #28  
Old 12-06-2017, 09:42 PM
orly57's Avatar
orly57 orly57 is offline
Orlando Rodriguez
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Miami
Posts: 975
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brian Van Horn View Post
.
This is card is bad ass. I did a bit of reading. Found the final paragraph particularly interesting:

In 1888 the Purnells discovered a group of preachers extolling a man named James Jershom Jezreel as the Sixth Messenger. Jezrel had published three books known as Extracts from the Flying Roll. While the preachers were in Richmond, Benjamin and Mary joined their group, known as "the Visitation Movement", which was started by a woman named Joanna Southcott, the First Messenger (Angel), in 1792. While studying the writings of Jezreel they noticed that the Seventh and last Messenger was soon to be on the scene, which is mentioned in Revelation 10:7. On March 12, 1895, the Purnells announced that the spirit of Shiloh had bonded with them to become the seventh and last messenger.

The House of David was formed by Benjamin and Mary Purnell in 1903 after settling in Benton Harbor, Michigan.[1] Prior to that, the Purnells lived in Fostoria, Ohio and had two children, one of whom died in a firework factory explosion at the age of 16. The Purnells were looked down upon by residents of the city when they decided to forego the funeral due to their beliefs of not having anything to do with the dead.[1]

In 1913, the Israelite House of David began to play competitive baseball and by 1915, they were following a grueling schedule. The House of David became famous as a barnstorming baseball team which toured rural America from the 1920s through the 1950s, playing amateur and semi-pro teams in exhibition games. They were motivated by the need to make money for their families and colony back home and by the opportunity to share their beliefs. The team members wore long hair and beards as they played.

By the late 1920s, needing more skilled players, the House began hiring professionals, the most notable being Grover Cleveland Alexander, Satchel Paige, and Mordecai Brown. Some professional players grew their beards out to show respect towards the God of Israel, while others wore false beards. They were known for their skill and played against some of the greatest teams in the country. The House of David played against Major League, Minor League, independent and Negro League teams, with all the same spirit of competition and fair play. At one point, the community had three separate barnstorming teams touring the country, playing and evangelizing wherever they went. The House of David teams were famous for inventing "pepper" baseball tricks, along the lines of the fancy basketball moves of the Harlem Globetrotters.

Last edited by orly57; 12-06-2017 at 09:50 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #29  
Old 12-06-2017, 10:09 PM
Brian Van Horn Brian Van Horn is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,458
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rhotchkiss View Post
It's amazing how this look - the beards- is back in style with millenials 100 years later! Cool piece
Thank you, Ryan.
Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 12-06-2017, 10:10 PM
Brian Van Horn Brian Van Horn is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,458
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by orly57 View Post
This is card is bad ass. I did a bit of reading. Found the final paragraph particularly interesting:

In 1888 the Purnells discovered a group of preachers extolling a man named James Jershom Jezreel as the Sixth Messenger. Jezrel had published three books known as Extracts from the Flying Roll. While the preachers were in Richmond, Benjamin and Mary joined their group, known as "the Visitation Movement", which was started by a woman named Joanna Southcott, the First Messenger (Angel), in 1792. While studying the writings of Jezreel they noticed that the Seventh and last Messenger was soon to be on the scene, which is mentioned in Revelation 10:7. On March 12, 1895, the Purnells announced that the spirit of Shiloh had bonded with them to become the seventh and last messenger.

The House of David was formed by Benjamin and Mary Purnell in 1903 after settling in Benton Harbor, Michigan.[1] Prior to that, the Purnells lived in Fostoria, Ohio and had two children, one of whom died in a firework factory explosion at the age of 16. The Purnells were looked down upon by residents of the city when they decided to forego the funeral due to their beliefs of not having anything to do with the dead.[1]

In 1913, the Israelite House of David began to play competitive baseball and by 1915, they were following a grueling schedule. The House of David became famous as a barnstorming baseball team which toured rural America from the 1920s through the 1950s, playing amateur and semi-pro teams in exhibition games. They were motivated by the need to make money for their families and colony back home and by the opportunity to share their beliefs. The team members wore long hair and beards as they played.

By the late 1920s, needing more skilled players, the House began hiring professionals, the most notable being Grover Cleveland Alexander, Satchel Paige, and Mordecai Brown. Some professional players grew their beards out to show respect towards the God of Israel, while others wore false beards. They were known for their skill and played against some of the greatest teams in the country. The House of David played against Major League, Minor League, independent and Negro League teams, with all the same spirit of competition and fair play. At one point, the community had three separate barnstorming teams touring the country, playing and evangelizing wherever they went. The House of David teams were famous for inventing "pepper" baseball tricks, along the lines of the fancy basketball moves of the Harlem Globetrotters.
Thank you, Orlando, for the great research.
Reply With Quote
  #31  
Old 12-06-2017, 10:37 PM
orly57's Avatar
orly57 orly57 is offline
Orlando Rodriguez
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Miami
Posts: 975
Default

Well, I just Wikipedia'd. Not exactly Jim Chapman-type research, but I learned something new. Congrats on the postcard. I love it.
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 12-06-2017, 10:46 PM
Brian Van Horn Brian Van Horn is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 4,458
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by orly57 View Post
Well, I just Wikipedia'd. Not exactly Jim Chapman-type research, but I learned something new. Congrats on the postcard. I love it.
Thank you, Orlando.
Reply With Quote
  #33  
Old 12-07-2017, 08:30 AM
Rhotchkiss's Avatar
Rhotchkiss Rhotchkiss is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Posts: 1,635
Default

Totally bad ass. What a great story, and best part is now I know why they wear those beards (although I can't understand for the life of me why 20 somethings are wearing them nowadays). That would have been an awesome team to watch, but who gets the start, Brown or Paige? I'll take the latter
Reply With Quote
  #34  
Old 12-07-2017, 09:00 AM
yoyot1 yoyot1 is offline
Tom A
member
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Durham, NC
Posts: 82
Default

Unexpected end to a slow year
Attached Images
File Type: jpg lipe_f.jpg (77.8 KB, 704 views)
File Type: jpg lipe_b.jpg (77.2 KB, 696 views)
__________________
My collection
Reply With Quote
  #35  
Old 12-07-2017, 09:16 AM
RedsFan1941 RedsFan1941 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Posts: 1,066
Default

awesome AWH!
__________________
R0nnie L3hman
Reply With Quote
  #36  
Old 12-07-2017, 10:16 AM
edjs's Avatar
edjs edjs is offline
€dw@rd Sk€Łt0n
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 1,717
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by yoyot1 View Post
Unexpected end to a slow year
Dang, that is sweet!
__________________
Ed

Collecting PCL, Southern Association, and type cards.
Reply With Quote
  #37  
Old 12-07-2017, 01:20 PM
Jason's Avatar
Jason Jason is offline
Jason Wells
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Richmond,Va
Posts: 2,326
Default

I’ll pile on. That’s a great E222 pose. Love the red tint.
Reply With Quote
  #38  
Old 12-07-2017, 03:42 PM
CooperstownExpert CooperstownExpert is offline
Jim Smiley
member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 114
Default

It's neat to see all the great stuff everyone has picked up this month. After a couple of decades searching for the right piece for a Bill Dahlen autograph, I finally found one that's suitable. If you're into HoF autographs or just baseball autographs in general, have a look at CooperstownExpert.com. It's got this Dahlen piece and autographs of all but three HoFers who debuted in the big leagues since 1903.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Bill-Dahlen-autograph-792x1024.jpg (7.5 KB, 619 views)
__________________
Jim Smiley
Please visit the website of my collection at CooperstownExpert.com
Reply With Quote
  #39  
Old 12-08-2017, 09:32 AM
Vintagecatcher's Avatar
Vintagecatcher Vintagecatcher is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 1,683
Default Detroit Free Press Catcher Magazine Cover

Excited to receive this very cool Detroit Free Press Magazine cover this morning. Will look great framed and matted!

Patrick
Attached Images
File Type: jpg DETROITFREEPRESS.jpg (71.7 KB, 556 views)

Last edited by Vintagecatcher; 12-08-2017 at 05:46 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #40  
Old 12-08-2017, 03:15 PM
bobfreedman bobfreedman is online now
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 998
Default Mile High Pick Up

PSA 5 Matty
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Christy Mathewson Turkey Red PSA 5 MK.jpg (65.1 KB, 509 views)
Reply With Quote
  #41  
Old 12-08-2017, 03:18 PM
EYECOLLECTVINTAGE's Avatar
EYECOLLECTVINTAGE EYECOLLECTVINTAGE is offline
Stephen
Stephen Abb.ondandolo
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: NY
Posts: 2,367
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bobfreedman View Post
PSA 5 Matty
beautiful
Reply With Quote
  #42  
Old 12-08-2017, 08:38 PM
Rich Falvo Rich Falvo is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: RI
Posts: 313
Default

Not a big $ card, but finally got the last Sovereign for my Providence set. Harder to find than I expected.

Blackburne Sov.jpg
__________________
Looking for most Cycle, EPDG, American Beauty or Tolstoi backs for Providence players.

Successful transactions with Luke, frankbmd, Dougscats, Baseball*Collectibles, Thromdog, Lug-nut, Ronnie73, cammb
Reply With Quote
  #43  
Old 12-08-2017, 09:30 PM
RedsFan1941 RedsFan1941 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Posts: 1,066
Default

why the MK designation on on that Matty, Bob? on the back?
__________________
R0nnie L3hman
Reply With Quote
  #44  
Old 12-08-2017, 09:39 PM
bobfreedman bobfreedman is online now
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 998
Default Stamp

Quote:
Originally Posted by RedsFan1941 View Post
why the MK designation on on that Matty, Bob? on the back?
Yes, on the back was a purple stamp of “Tom Doran”, it did not matter to me (obviously)
Reply With Quote
  #45  
Old 12-08-2017, 09:41 PM
RedsFan1941 RedsFan1941 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Posts: 1,066
Default

don't blame you a bit. that stamp is easy to ignore
__________________
R0nnie L3hman
Reply With Quote
  #46  
Old 12-09-2017, 08:14 AM
Gobucsmagic74's Avatar
Gobucsmagic74 Gobucsmagic74 is offline
Dan
Dan Hi.cks
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Rockledge, Fl
Posts: 1,592
Default E121 Ruth

Was able to make a cash/trade deal with a gentleman in downtown Orlando last night before the Magic game. Crease-free and presents better than most other SGC/PSA 3's in my collection. Obviously I'm thrilled
Attached Images
File Type: jpg E121AmericanCaramelRuth.jpg (76.7 KB, 559 views)
File Type: jpg E121AmericanCaramelRuthback.jpg (76.5 KB, 549 views)
__________________
B/S/T deals completed with Kzoo, VintageGamerN00b, RayBShotz, Batter67up, brian29575, ChuckLaw08, itjclarke, 3-2-count, GradyM333, 39special, sox1903wschamp, Republicaninmass, BKasarda, vcuono, mlfink83, vintagewhitesox, bobbvc, bobbyw8469, 71buc, MattyFan, pencil1974(3), Webster, CMIZ5290, glchen, sycks22, Epps, GehrigFan, 1952boyntoncollector, wilkiebaby11, chiprop, ezez420, aloondilana, BosseFieldBoy, AddieJoss, Baseball*Collectibles
Reply With Quote
  #47  
Old 12-09-2017, 08:26 AM
pawpawdiv9's Avatar
pawpawdiv9 pawpawdiv9 is offline
Chr!$ M!ll!c@n
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: GA
Posts: 2,146
Default

Dan, Super-impressed, I'd figured everyone snatched them up and stored them away.
__________________
MY COLLECTION 1magicschoolbus.imgur.com
BUY: HoF RC's & 51 Micks
WANT: PSA '33 RUTH GOUDEY (2-3 range/ centered)
NEEDS: (low-end grades)
PSA 49 Bowman Satchel Paige
1936 WWG Joe Dimaggio RC
1917 Hornsby RC (standard biscuit/D350-2) or
E135 Collins-McCarthy, or H801-8 Boston Store
Reply With Quote
  #48  
Old 12-09-2017, 08:47 AM
Gobucsmagic74's Avatar
Gobucsmagic74 Gobucsmagic74 is offline
Dan
Dan Hi.cks
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Rockledge, Fl
Posts: 1,592
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by pawpawdiv9 View Post
Dan, Super-impressed, I'd figured everyone snatched them up and stored them away.
Thanks Chris! Believe me I had to sell and trade some great cards to make it happen (thanks Peter and Scott) so I appreciate the validation
__________________
B/S/T deals completed with Kzoo, VintageGamerN00b, RayBShotz, Batter67up, brian29575, ChuckLaw08, itjclarke, 3-2-count, GradyM333, 39special, sox1903wschamp, Republicaninmass, BKasarda, vcuono, mlfink83, vintagewhitesox, bobbvc, bobbyw8469, 71buc, MattyFan, pencil1974(3), Webster, CMIZ5290, glchen, sycks22, Epps, GehrigFan, 1952boyntoncollector, wilkiebaby11, chiprop, ezez420, aloondilana, BosseFieldBoy, AddieJoss, Baseball*Collectibles
Reply With Quote
  #49  
Old 12-09-2017, 08:51 AM
Andrew1975's Avatar
Andrew1975 Andrew1975 is online now
Andrew
member
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Location: Virginia
Posts: 144
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gobucsmagic74 View Post
Was able to make a cash/trade deal with a gentleman in downtown Orlando last night before the Magic game. Crease-free and presents better than most other SGC/PSA 3's in my collection. Obviously I'm thrilled
Congrats on the Ruth! One of my all time favorite cards.
Reply With Quote
  #50  
Old 12-09-2017, 12:01 PM
MikeGarcia MikeGarcia is offline
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 1,151
Default Finally...



..finally able to add a mostly clean fairly unwrinkled tackhole-free still-glossy R311 Jim Bottomly Bottomley...for some reason this one is more difficult than most R311's....kids in 1936 might not have considered him a big deal anymore...

..
Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
December pickups Jim65 Postwar Baseball Cards Forum (Pre-1980) 60 01-01-2018 08:14 AM
December pickups robsbessette Postwar Baseball Cards Forum (Pre-1980) 103 01-01-2017 11:01 AM
December Pickups ruth-gehrig Net54baseball Vintage (WWII & Older) Baseball Cards & New Member Introductions 144 12-30-2016 09:00 AM
December Pickups Archive Postwar Baseball Cards Forum (Pre-1980) 9 12-30-2007 03:12 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:02 PM.


ebay GSB