The inaugural Love of the Game auction closes today, October 27. NOW is the time to get in your bids, to qualify for extended bidding. Some parts of the US are expected to experience rough weather due to Hurricane Sandy this weekend. Don’t delay and then get caught without power! If you’re planning to register, do it soon! If you’re planning to bid, get your qualifying bids in ASAP! Auction Highlights (click the card image to link to the auction):
1935 National Chicle Nagurski, 1933 George C. Miller Dizzy Dean, 1911 D304 Ty Cobb
Important Mickey Mantle cards: 1957 Topps (PSA NM-MT 8), 1962 Topps (autographed), 1951 Bowman rookie card
Key Football Hall of Fame Rookies: Roger Staubach (PSA MINT 9), Lou Creekmur (PSA MINT 9), Ollie Matson (short print – PSA NM-MT 8)
Prewar Hall of Fame rarities: 1914 Cracker Jack Walter Johnson, 1911-14 D304 Eddie Collins (with rare Martens Bakery back – 1 of 2 graded), T206 Christy Mathewson (PSA EX-MT 6)
Popular prewar Hall of Famers: 1909 T206 Ty Cobb (PSA VG-EX 4 MK), and scarce 1911-14 D304 Brunners Bread Chief Bender and Nap Lajoie
A large run of super-scarce high-grade (PSA 7 and 8) 1935 National Chicle football high numbers.
High-grade 1948 Leaf Jug Girard and George Connor (PSA NM-MT 8) and 1935 National Chicle Knute Rockne (PSA NM 7)
Circa 1906 original studio photo of HOF pitcher Ed Walsh (wearing his 1906 World Championship medallion), flanked by W600 cabinets of HOFers Frank Chance and Bobby Wallace
More scarce football HOF rookies: 1950 Bowman Tom Fears (PSA MINT 9), 1952 Bowman Large Frank Gifford (PSA NM-MT 8), and 1964 Topps Lance Alworth (PSA MINT 9)
Time is running out!
In order to participate in extended bidding, you must have a bid on your lot(s) prior to 6PM Eastern time on Saturday! Don’t get shut out. We expect heavy server activity on Saturday evening – we advise that you not wait til the last minute to get your bids in.
Love of the Game Auctions, PO Box 157, Great Meadows, NJ 07838