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1930s-1980s Multi-Sport Publication Lot of (150+) with Chicago Football Emphasis

Lot Number 1197

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The “Windy City” leads the pack in the big bundle of multi-sport publications. Dating from the 1930s-1980s is an assortment of (150+) programs, yearbooks, guides and magazines covering the games of football, baseball, basketball and more. At the forefront of this multitude are sizeable groups of Chicago Cardinals/Bears related pubs and Street and Smith’s magazines, followed by an interesting mix of pro and college items, including Notre Dame football, the Super Bowl, All-Star contests and assorted guides, yearbooks and still more. The bulk of this mass takes the field in mid-grade condition and overall this collection ranges as (10% NM, 60% VG-EX to EX-MT, 20% GD to VG, 10% lesser) with:


(2) 1946 AAFC Chicago Rockets/Hornets with: 9/25/46 Rockets vs Buffalo Bisons and 9/16/49 Hornets vs Baltimore Colts, both at Soldiers’ Field


(10) 1948-1980 Chicago Bears Programs with 12/17/61 rookie year Fran Tarkenton photo


(13) 1936-1959 Chicago Cardinals Programs with 9/28/47 from NFL championship season


(5) 1948-1963 College Football All-Star Game Programs with: (4) Chicago Tribune Charities Game at Soldiers’ Field; (1) east-West Shrine Game from Kezar Stadium


(2) 1985-2009 Super Bowl Programs with: XX Bears vs Patriots at Louisiana Superdome; XLIII Steelers vs Cardinals at Raymond James Stadium


(4) NFL Media Guides with: 1949 Chicago Cardinals, 1963 Chicago Bears, 1975 St. Louis Cardinals, 1985 Indianapolis Colts


 (7) 1945-1972 Notre Dame Football with home and away game editions, with 10/12/46 with Frank Leahy and Johnny Lujack pictured inside (tape repaired spine)


(16) 1947-1967 Assorted College Football Programs with 10/11/47 Army vs Illinois at Yankee Stadium, 10/9/48 USC vs Rice at LA Coliseum, 9/29/50 USC vs Iowa at LA Coliseum


(3) 1955-1983 Rival Pro Football Publications with 1955 Canadian Football Illustrated, 1974 Official Magazine of the World Football League, 1983 USFL Kickoff magazine


(40) 1947-1985 Street and Smith Yearbooks with: (7) 1973-1979 Baseball with Pete Rose; (6) 1977-1984 Basketball with Dr. J; (15) 1947-1979 Football with Dick Butkus and Roger Staubach; (12) 1970-1985 College Football with Archie Griffin


(21) 1940-1978 Football Assorted Magazines with: (6) 1940-1950 Illustrated Football Annual; (2) 1949-1950 Sports Review Pro Football Illustrated; (2) 1948-1949 College Football Illustrated (4) 1975-1978 Gridiron News Pro Yearbook; (7) 1957-1978 assorted single issues with (2) Roger Staubach


(11) 1948-1998 Football Assorted Guides/Programs with (2) 1948 Dell guides


(12) 1961-1979 Baseball Assorted Yearbooks/Programs/Magazines with 1961 ST. Louis Cardinals yearbook and 1963 Chicago white Sox yearbook


(8) 1949-1977 Basketball Assorted Yearbooks/Programs/Magazines with 1/49 Sport magazine with George Mikan, 4/5/63 Harlem Globetrotters vs U.S. All-Stars Basketball Classic at Chicago Stadium, 1949 Basketball Illustrated and 1951 Sports review


(4) 1947-1983 Multi-Sport Assorted Publications with (2) Sport magazines, 5/3/80 Kentucky Derby program and 1982-1983 NHL Official Guide with Wayne Gretzky


Due to considerable weight, this lot will incur a significant shipping fee.

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