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    1954 BOWMAN FOOTBALL SET. This complete ‘54 Bowman football set is ideal for that collector who appreciates crisp vintage cards, but has no particular pre-occupation with so-called "investment quality." To be sure, there are a few here ranging to VG/EX, but the mainstream is EX+ and stronger. As a preface to our detailing, do note that card #97 in this set is the error variety (on the reverse, "Finnin"). This one is sharp, but it has a mild crease, ergo VG. The stars itemize NM: Layne, McElhenny, Gifford and Conerly. EX/MT: Hirsch, Graham, Walker, Bednarik and Nomellini. EX/ EX+: #1 Mathews, Perry, Blanda, Tittle, Groza and Creekmur. VGVG/ EX: Atkins, Van Brocklin (tack hole) and #128 Lattner. Across its 128 cards, this set is 17% NM, 28% EX/MT, 32% EX/EX+ and 23% VGVG/ EX.

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    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
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