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Philly Sports Card/memoribilia Auction
kjjavic - 12-7-2004 at 06:32 PM

Hello, Just wanted to give everyone a heads up for a large live Sports card/ vintage memoribilia auction in the Philadelphia area. It will be held December 29th 2004 starting at approx 2PM (thats a Wednesday afternoon)

The auction will be held at Alderfer Auction House. There website is http://www.alderferauction.com

and their phone number is 215-393-3000

Here is a summary of the auction contents. If you have more specific questions you can contact me at kjjavic@aol.com

Huge Sports memoriblia and sports card auction: including cards from all 4 major sports dating from tobacco era to 1994, vintage baseball and football bobblehead nodders, game used and store bought bats, old sports books, magazinens, programs, yearbooks, tickets, pennants, starting lineups, hartlands, autographed jerseys, autographed baseballs and footballs, many autographed cards and photos, huge Mike Scmidt memorobilia and card collection. Tons of Phillies and Eagles memoribilia.

Sports cards include baseball, football, hockey, basketball cards dating from 1910 to 1994 including hall of famers like Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, Hank Aaron, Willie Mays, Roberto Clemente, Wilt Chamberlain, Julius Erving, Bobby Clark, Walter Payton, Jim Brown, and many many many more.

Some of notable basketball cards:
Michael Jordan 1986-87 Fleer Rc with sharp corners
PSA graded 8 Magic Johnson/Larry Bird (with DrJ) RC
Lew Alcindor (Kareem Abdul Jabaar) RC
15 various Schaquille Oneal RCs
Various RCS like Barkely, Drexler, and much more.

Some of the Notable Football cards:
Walter Payton RC
Joe Montana RC
Norm Van Brocklin RC
Dan Marino RC
Several John Elway RCS
Many other hall of fame and superstar rcs such as Barry Sanders, Tony Dorsett, Marcus Allen, OJ Simpson, Franco Harris, Troy Aikman, and many many more

A few of the notable rc baseball cards:
Roger Maris RC
Beautiful sharp cornered Mke Schmidt RC
Many McGwire and Bonds RC's
PSA 9 Sammy Sosa 1990 Leaf RC
Obviously the above noted cards do not come near doing this collection justice. This is a lifetime of sports card collecting going up for auction. Nothing is being held back.

In addition to individual cards, thousands upon thousands of stars, rookies and commons will be auctioned off, in addition to many sets.

Also availble are unopened packs of baseball and football cards from early to mid 80's

Huge Mike Schmidt collection: including nearly every card ever produced of him, including 2 rookies. Many oddballs. Autographed baseball and photos, personal photos, and much much more.

Several vintage 1960's football and baseball bobblehead nodders (the paper mache/compisition type - not plastic or ceramic) including Phillies, Eagles, Giants , Cardinals, Oilers, and several other teams. Warren Spahn and Eddie Mathews mint Hartlands

Many vintage baseball and football pennants ex: 1950 Fightin Phillies pennant, numerous Phillies World Champ pennants, 1967 Sixers world champts pennants, 1960's various felt Football pennants, 1920's felt mini baseball pennants

Phillies, Eagles, Flyers, Sixers team photos dating from 50's to 80's

Tickets and Ticket stubs including but not limited to Army Navy games, Eagles, 50's Phillies, inauguration tickets, 1964 Phillies phantom tickets

Huge collection of Phillies memorbilia including pennants, newspaper clippins (from 50's) yearbooks, programs, photos, much more.

Large collection of old sports hardbacks and softbacks. one example being a 1950 edition of "Whiz Kids: the Story of the Fightin Phillies"

Large collection of old sports magazines includeng Who's Who (including dimaggio, mantle, and many others on covers), baseball and football registers, Street and Smiths, Sport Magazine. Magazines date from the 30's to the 60's.

Old Programs and Yearbooks from various teams and sports.

Old Wire Photos including Willie Mays' Greatest catch ever, and Satchel Paige

Large Bat Collection including but not limited to:
Louisville Slugger store bought Roger Maris
Louisville Slugger Johnnie Callison US Marine bat
Ralph Kiner Hall of Fame Picture bat
Game Used Bud Harrellson Louisville Slugger with pine tar and good game use
Connie Mack 1950 50th anniversary dinner souvenir mini bat
MacGregor store bought Mickey Mantle
large collction of souvenir mini bats
Large collection of other old store bought bats

Old Gotham tin basketball game

Large collection of autographed cards, balls, photos, etc.

Several autographed authentic football jerseys (lincluding Donovan McNabb, Duce Staley, and Harold Carmichael)

This is a huge collection and this list by no means does it justice.