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1941 to 1956 Dodgers vs. Yankees World Series Complete Ticket Stub Collection (44 Different)

Starting Bid - $1,000.00, Sold For - $5,220.00

Collection of 44 different World Series ticket stubs representing a second complete set run of all World Series games played between the Brooklyn Dodgers and the New York Yankees between 1941 and 1956. This collection is the number two set assembled by the same collector who put together the previous lot. The collection is comprised of 44 different ticket stubs, from seven different World Series, and includes every game from each Yankees/Dodgers World Series as follows: 1) 1941 (5 stubs): Game 1 and 2 Yankee Stadium; Game 3, 4 (famous Owen error game, ticket signed by Henrich and Owen), and 5 Ebbets Field. 2) 1947 (7 stubs): Game 1, 2, 6, and 7 Yankee Stadium; Game 3 (DiMaggio and Berra home runs), 4, and 5 (DiMaggio home run) Ebbets Field. 3) 1949 (5 stubs): Game 1 and 2 Yankee Stadium; Game 3 (Reese and Campy home runs), 4, and 5 (DiMaggio and Hodges home runs) Ebbets Field. 4) 1952 (7 stubs): Game 1 (Robinson, Snider, Reese home runs), 2, 6 (Mantle, Berra, Snider home runs), and 7 (Mantle hr) Ebbets Field; Game 3 (Berra and Mize home runs), 4 (Mize hr), and 5 (Mize and Snider home runs) Yankee Stadium. 5) 1953 (6 stubs): Game 1 (Berra, Hodges, Gilliam home runs), 2 (Mantle hr), and 6 Yankee Stadium; Game 3 (Campy hr), 4 (Snider hr), and 5 (Mantle hr) Ebbets Field. 6) 1955 (7 stubs): Game 1 (Snider hr), 2, 6, and 7 Yankee Stadium; Game 3 (Mantle and Campy home runs), 4 (Campy, Snider, Hodges home runs), and 5 (Berra and Snider home runs) Ebbets Field. 7) 1956 (7 stubs): Game 1 (Mantle, Martin, Robinson, Hodges home runs), 2 (Snider and Berra home runs), 6, and 7 (Berra home runs) Ebbets Field; Game 3, 4 (Mantle hr), and 5 (Larsen perfect game, Mantle hr, Ex) Yankee Stadium. This very carefully assembled collection is overall in only slightly lesser grade than the first set. It is still in a very impressive overall exceptionally high grade. Due to the extremely minor faults naturally common to tickets, 85% of the collection technically ranges in grade from Very Good to Excellent, averaging Vg-Ex, with the balance being in very pleasing Good or better condition, but the collection as a whole has an overall Excellent appearance. A tremendous amount of time and effort has been invested and literally hundreds of tickets have been carefully considered over more than a decade in the assembly of this second complete 1941 to 1956 Dodgers vs. Yankees World Series ticket stub collection. Total 44 tickets. Reserve $1,000. Estimate $2,000/$3,000. SOLD FOR $5,220.00


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