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1919-1921 W514 Black Sox Set Including Joe Jackson (7)
Starting Bid - $500.00, Sold For - $3,770.00
The W514 "strip-card" set includes seven of the eight Chicago "Black Sox" who were banned from baseball for their alleged role in throwing the 1919 World Series. Offered is a complete subset of the seven "Black Sox" players from this issue: #3 Felsch (Vg-Ex), 15 Joe Jackson (Vg), 31 Gandil (Gd-Vg), 35 L. Williams (Vg-Ex), 82 Cicotte (Vg-Ex), 91 Weaver (Vg), 105 Risberg (Ex). This significant and very popular "set within a set," issued at the height of the media's attention to the scandal, is highlighted by Joe Jackson's only strip-card appearance. Total 7 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$2,000. SOLD FOR $3,770.00
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