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1954 World Series New York Giants vs. Cleveland Indians Game 1 Program with Newspaper Cover--Mays "The Catch"

Lot Number 1831

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An overshadowed extra-innings "walk off" home run, the defensive wizardry of Willie Mays' "The Catch" and a heroic pitching effort from Bob Lemon were witnessed by the offered 1954 World Series Game 1 program. The 48-page publication was neatly scored by the original owner in blue ink. Exhibits strong visual features with intense colors, relatively crisp interior pages and tight staple binding. Also present is a dated 9/30/54 New York Daily News front and back cover (presents EX-MT) where Dusty Rhodes, not Willie Mays was the cover star.



 
 
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