Lot # 98: 1950 Shonen Club Postcard Complete Set of 3 -- 7 of 9 Players Pictured Are HOFers

Category: Postcards

Starting Bid: $60.00

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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

Distributed as a furoku (gift) in a 1950 issue of Shonen Club magazine, these three postcards were represented as depicting the players that comprised Japan's strongest team. One player from each position is represented. The players are: (top postcard, left to right) Tetsuharu Kawakami--1B (HOF), Takeshi Doigaki--C, Juzo Sanada--P (HOF), (middle postcard, left to right) outfielders Kaoru Betto (HOF), Makoto Kozuru (HOF), Hiroshi Oshita (HOF), (bottom postcard, left to right) Chusuke Kizuka--SS, Fumio Fujimura--3B (HOF), Shigeru Chiba--2B (HOF). The only other time we have offered this seldom seen postcard set was in 2008.

Size: Each postcard is 5 1/2" x 3 5/8"

Condition: Range--Ex to Nm/Mt. Unused.

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