Lot # 2: 1931 JBR 47 Yakyu Graph Giant Bromides Complete Set (12) w/Six HOFers incl. Wakabayashi (Hawaii)--Rare

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Item was in Auction "Auction 55 - Ended 5/5/2019",
which ran from 4/17/2019 6:00 PM to
5/4/2019 11:00 PM

Only two complete JBR 47 sets are known to exist. It is not known whether these premiums were issued as a gift (furoku) with the magazine, or whether they were produced by Yakyu Graph magazine and advertised for sale in the magazine. The cards were originally packaged in a black portfolio with silver text. The portfolio is included with this lot. Each premium is printed on off-white stock. Each card contains a large black and white photo with white borders on all sides. Japanese text is found beneath the image. The text contains the player’s name, team name and position. Players included in this set are: (top row, left to right) Henry "Bozo" Wakabayashi (HOF) (Hawaii), Minoru Yamashita (HOF), Shotaro Ogawa (HOF), Kenjiro Matsuki (HOF), (second row, left to right) Saburo Miyatake (HOF), Shigeo Mori (HOF), Kiyokazu Igawa, Toshiharu Inogawa/Saburo Onitsuka (third row, left to right) Kazuo Momose, Takeru Tsuji, Shigeru Suzuki, Waseda Team. Blank backed.

Size: Each card is 5 5/16" x 7 11/16"

Condition: All Cards Nm/Mt.

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