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BOWLING

1987 PBA TOUR OFFICIAL PROGRAM - Seagram's Cooler U.S. OPEN.  96 pages.  photos of the bowlers.  tight and clean.  near mint to mint.  24.00

gold medal or medallion.  1926-7 MAJOR PETROLEUM LEAGUE.  blue enamel inlaid lettering on gold.  has inset diamond chip.  detailed raised image - very nice looking.  approx. 1" by 1 3/8" plus hanger loop at top.  The reverse side is engraved C.H. Mathieson.  only maker marking is "XX" on reverse.  early and very attractive item.  Quality piece.   139.50

patch.  circular patch with BOWLING BALL STRIKING PINS.  red/white/black on blue background with red border.  approx. 3" diameter.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  sorry sold

patch.  figural shape of BOWLING BALL and PINS.  red/white/black.   approx. 3" by 2" diameter.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

patch.  circular patch with colorful full figure of BOWLER in center on yellow background with blue border.  approx. 3" diameter.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

trading card.  NED DAY - Famous Bowling Champion (portrait).  1952 Wheaties Cereal.  small format; approx. 2" by 2.75".  cut from back of cereal box.  no creases.  very good or nicer.  14.50

trading card.  NED DAY - Famous Bowling Champion (action pose).  1952 Wheaties Cereal.  small format; approx. 2" by 2.75".  cut from back of cereal box.  no creases.  very good or nicer.  15.00

game.  TABLE TOP BOWLING by HG.  1960's vintage.   hardwood bowling pins; balls return automatically.  played with marbles; which are included.  pins are approx. 1 3/8" tall.  vacuformed plastic "alley" is included.  there is a crack in the back top edge of the vacuform; but this does not affect the play of the game; nor is it a major detraction.  Neat game; functional.  I have never seen another one.  Neat for bowling collectors; game collectors and marble collectors.  box is excellent and measures overall; approx. 10" by 8.25" by 1.25".  24.00

record album.  From Bowling's Hall of Fame JOE WILMAN Shows you HOW TO BOWL YOUR BEST.  Clear; concise and complete bowling instructions by the nation's Number One Bowling instructor.  Epic #LB-2700 record album.  33rpm.   bifold album with illustrations.  great color cover photo of him.  liner notes read: No bowler in history has compiled a more illustrious record than Joe Wilman.  He is the only living bowler with four American Bowling Congress titles to his credit; and at one time or another has held virtually every major bowling championship.  In 1946; Joe was named "Bowler of the Year" and he reached bowling's highest pinnacle  in 1951 when he was voted into the ABC Hall of Fame ....".  record is mint.  the album jacket is near mint to mint.  very scarce album!  you would be very hard pressed to find a nicer copy!  39.50

bowling.  pinback button.  MORE BOWLERS - BOWLING MORE OFTEN - HAVING MORE FUN!  blue; black; white.  2" square celluloid.  1980's vintage.  mint.  5.00

bowling.  DON CARTER'S BOWLING GLOVE.  for: consistent control; cleaner ball release; less wrist and finger fatigue; perspiration control.  Has artwork portrait of famous bowler DON CARTER on upper left corner of box top.  ORANGE BOX.  Box says  National Athletic Supply Corp.  unused; mint in box.  box shows some shelf wear.  20.00

BOWLING.  Very early; circa 1890's cast white metal figural piece of man in vest & handlebar moustache holding bowling ball.  To the right is pile of pins and ball under a scoring clock with a rat on top.  Nice dark blackish gray finish.  approx. 6" by 3" by 7 1/2".  Base is weighted so item could be used as a bookend even.  Very early and VERY attractive piece.  no flaws.  near mint.  495.00

Pocket Size     BOWLING CARD GAME. Warren Products #495.  For ages 8 and up.  Strikes; spares; fouls; splits; turkeys.  1950's vintage.  Game is complete and near mint.  Played once or twice and stored away all these years.  Includes color illustrated box.  22.00

BOWLING beer glass.  High quality; full color illustration of bowler; rim trimmed in gold.  Reads: "EIC - LEAGUE; HEIDELBERG GERMANY; 1963".  On reverse; along lip it is acid etched 0.25L - signifying that it holds a 1/4 liter.  Very thin; quality glass.   A hair over 5" tall.  BEAUTIFUL piece!  mint condition.   40.00

Syrocco BOWLING Cigarette Case & Ashtray.  circa 1940; approx. 8” by 4.25” by 2” high.  Magnificent Syrocco; Multi-products; wood composition CIGARETTE CASE with removable lid attached to ashtray. High relief image of bowler on lid; high relief image of pins in center of ashtray. Cigarette rests in corners are large black bowling balls. LUCKILY; the ashtray was never used by a smoker; so there are no burns or deterioration. Magnificently carved on all sides. Minor edge wear. Overall; superior condition. Solid; heavy piece! One of the nicest items I have seen done in this medium. A great bowling collectible!  excellent plus or better!   65.00

West German wood jointed 4" FEMALE BOWLER; cloth dress; 1950’s; mint    75.00

West German wood jointed 4 ½" MALE BOWLER figure; 1950’s; mint    75.00

Daniels’ mechanical  BOWLING BANK;  bat-op hard plastic; Japan; MIB 125.00

Ceramic FLINTSTONE Ashtrays w/deep relief image of BARNEY RUBBLE with BOWLING BALL brown & white. 1960’s; mint 75.00

1950's BOWLER figural pocket cigarette lighter. Circa 1960 vintage pocket cigarette lighter by Auer Champion; Japan. Red and green leatherette vinyl covering with applied high relief golden figure of man BOWLING.   No defects; overall excellent to near mint.  35.00

Brunswick Black Beauty BOWLING BALL bank with facsimile autographs of Don Carter; Fazio; Nagy; et al. 9 in total.  3 1/2" in diameter; stands 4" tall counting the base.  39.50


HUNTING & FISHING

cloth patch.  WORDER'S SPIN-N-GLO WING BOBBER embroidered patch for jacket or shirt with illustration of the fishing lure.  orange and black on white.  3" diameter.  unused.  mint.  10.00

cloth patch.  SPORTSMEN Do It OUTDOORS.  green on red with green border. approx. 3.5" by 2.5". mint unused condition.  8.50

cloth patch.  I'M A CAMPING NUT. green and brown on yellow with yellow border. approx. 3" diameter. mint.  8.00

1970's SPORTSMAN FISHING DERBY full color pinback button.  undated but pretty sure it is from 1970's or possibly 1960's. 2.25" celluloid.  bright vivid colors. great illustration of Fly fisherman in canoe about to land fish.  no markings. reverse is bright and shining.  mint.  15.00

FOX HUNTING lot of 2 different 1957 pinback buttons.  includes:  FOX HUNTERS 1957 KENTUCKY DAM FOX HUNTERS ASSN. 1.75" diameter celluloid; and  1957 Meet. SO. ILLINOIS FOX HUNTERS ASSN. 1.75" diameter celluloid. both made by Sommer Badge Mfg. Co. Newark.  both are in mint condition. backs are bright and shining.  18.50

KID WITH FISHING POLE nodder.  painted wood.  his head and hands are attached with springs so he "bobbles".3.75" tall.  Made in Japan.  1950's vintage.  excellent.  25.00

tin tab.  ZEBCO JUNIOR CASTOR.  illustration of fish leaping.  black and red on white.  1.5" diameter.  nice advertising item.  unused.  near mint to mint.  12.00

booklet.  FISHING TIPS FROM TED  by Ted Williams (the Hall of Fame baseball player).  hard to find 1964 edition.   from Sears & Roebuck.  A Handy Pocket Guide to Fishing.  fully illustrated.  illustration of Ted Williams on cover.  approx. 5.5" by 3".  48 pages.  tight and clean.  no flaws.  near mint to mint.  49.50

decanter.  STEELHEAD.  1975 Exclusive Original NORTHWEST WONDERS Limited Edition.  Clem Harvey Spirits.  Porcelain.  full color artwork.  stopper has raised lettering NORTHWEST WONDERS.  gorgeous display item for the fisherman.  originally issued with Bourbon - now empty.  the cork has deteriorated.  there is a small hairline craze on the neck - does NOT affect the integrity - just a surface hairline.  displays as mint.  scarce!  39.50

patch.  BASS - BASS ANGLER SPORTSMAN.  full color fish jumping on light blue background with black lettering.  the upper section if golden yellow letters on dark blue.  shield shape.  approx. 375" by 3.5".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  10.00

patch.  HOOKED ON FISHING.  full figure image of fisherman with jumping fish on line.  orange/yellow/green on blue background.  large vertical oval shape.  approx. 3" by 4.5" tall.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  7.50

patch.  ALL AMERICAN FISHERMAN.  full color fish in center on blue background.  black lettering on orange background with black edge.  approx. 3.5" diameter.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

patch.  LET'S GO FISHING.  full color fish jumping.  red lettering on yellow background with green edge.  approx. 3" diameter.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  7.00

patch. I'M A FISHING NUT.  figural in shape of walnut.  orange lettering on black with silvery white trim.  approx. 3" by 2.75".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  6.50

patch. BRONZE AWARD - 3 lb. BASS CLUB.  full color on dark green background.  black lettering on yellow.   approx. 3.75" by 3.25".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  9.50

patch.  LARGE MOUTH BASS large figural cloth embroidered shirt or jacket patch.   colorful and large.  quality made.  1970's or earlier vintage.  approx. 6" long by 4.25" high.  unused.  mint condition.  15.00

pennant.  FISHERMAN'S PARADISE.  Vancouver "Totemland" Canada.  multicolored on blue soft felt with green tassels.  18" not counting tassels.  1950's vintage.  great graphic of fly fisherman netting trout.  bright colors.  excellent to near mint.  25.00

* pennant.  MILLE LACS LAKE MINNESOTA.  white lettering on rich royal purple soft felt.  golden yellow border with dark blue tassels.  tip is intact.  colorful illustration of a fish reads HOME OF THE WALL EYES.  colors are bright and vivid.  a beautiful display piece.  17" long.  1940's to early 1950's vintage.  near mint!  38.00

pennant.  SEBRING FLORIDA.  white lettering on soft blue felt.  white border.  tip intact.  great full color illustration of man in rowboat fishing, with large fish leaping from water.  framed with oars, rod & reel and creel.  just shy of 27" long.  colors are strong.  early 1950's vintage.  excellent plus.   34.50

pennant.  NEW LISBON.  white letters on green soft felt.  white border with matching tassels.  tip is intact.  Large color graphics of 2 young men fishing.  Circa 1915 vintage!  This came from a family estate in Wisconsin. so I am assuming that this is New Lisbon, Wisconsin.  Large, wide.  a whopping 35" long.  The green is lightly faded, but not awful.  You rarely see a pennant related to fishing, and such and early one!  Excellent or nicer!   125.00

ZEBCO RED HEAD - JUNIOR OUTDOORSMAN.  similar to a pinback button.  promotional item given out for advertising purposes. Has "tab" to be applied to collar or lapel as opposed to a pin. a hair over 1.5" diameter, tin lithographed. red and black on white.  Illustration of Large Mouth Bass jumping with line attached. very minimal edge wear. No dents, no rust. colors are sharp and clean. 1960's vintage I assume, possibly earlier. Only one that I have ever seen.  18.50

 RED HAT PLEDGE "BETTER SPORTSMANSHIP".  Approx. 1.25" diameter tin lithographed advertising pinback button. red on yellow. Illustration of old floppy style fisherman's hat.  undated, 1950's vintage, possibly 1960's. Has the Union Bug on the curl. no stains, no dents, no cracks, no splits, no flaws. colors are bright and vivid.  7.50

fishing print.  page from a circa 1875 men's Clothing Catalog from Bierman Heidelberg Co of New York - titled "IN FIELDS OF SPORTS".  FULL COLOR lithography!!!  Shows group of young men and women hiking down a trail.  to the left is young man and woman fly fishing.  In the far distant background appears to be a baseball game.  an EXTREMELY rare and beautiful piece!  approx. 12" by 8.5".  Colors are strong and bright.  Excellent to near mint!  magnificent, early piece!   175.00

book.  HUNTING NORTH AMERICAN DEER by Arthur H. Carhart, illustrated with photos. 1946 stated First Edition. MacMillan Company, New York. Hardbound with photo illustrated dust jacket. Back cover states "The Olympic Editions - A new series of outstanding books for sportsmen". Back cover lists to itself.  232 pages. List of chapters: Our Heritage; Yesterday's Deer; The Races of Deer; Concerning White-tails; Hunting Time; Hunting White-Tails; Concerning Mule Deer; Hunting Mule Deer; Black-tails; Guns; Equipment; Sweet Meat; Record Heads and Weights; Deer Diets; Good Hunting Tomorrow; Deer Tales; Venison Cookery. Book measures approx. 8.25" by 5.5" by not quite 1" thick. Tight and clean. Interior is near mint. Dust jacket is worn on the edges.  15.00

book.  FISHING THE OREGON COUNTRY by Francis H. Ames. 1966 copyright. First Printing 1966, this is the 2nd printing 1969. Caxton Printers, Caldwell Idaho. Hardbound with photo illustrated dust jacket. Back cover states that the author had written nearly 600 articles, adventure stories, novelettes and television scripts and currently was hunting and fishing editor of Trail-R-News and Camper-Coachman Magazines. 324 pages. Lots of photos with some in full color. List of chapters: Topograph of the Oregon Country; Trouting the Valley Streams; East of the Cascades for Trout; Fishing the High Lakes; The Off the Road Lakes; The Coast in August; Secrets of the Jacks; The Jacks Upstream; Fishing for Salmon at Sea; Chinook in Fresh Water; Silvers in Fresh Water; The Winter Steelhead; Steelhead Experiences; The Pacific Sturgeon; The Hilarious Shad; The Panfish; Ocean Fish, Clams and Crustaceans; Stripers of the Coos Bay Country; Camping - Woodcraft - Accommodations; How to Enjoy the Outdoors. Book measures approx. 9.55" by 6.5" by 1.25" thick. Tight and clean. Interior is near mint to mint. Dust jacket has some wear with a 1" rip at the top edge (upper left of the front).  21.00

1970 WINCHESTER WESTERN Sporting Arms and Ammunition Catalog.  48 pages, full color.  Pictures everything.  excellent.  15.00

Ceramic comic figure of Old Man HUNTER w/his dog, c.1960, mint 75.00

1925 STATE OF CALIFORNIA HUNTING LICENSE. Great engraving of hunting dog at point. close-up view.  Well worn – but still very scarce and intact.   24.00

1927 STATE OF CALIFORNIA HUNTING LICENSE. Great engraving of hunter holding shotgun, with his 2 dogs at point. close-up view.  Well worn – but still very scarce and intact.  24.00

stuffed 10" Dakin GARFIELD doll  "The Big Catch"   w/Fisherman’s outfit, mint w/tags 45.00

COMPLETE BOOK OF FRESH WATER FISHING, ©1963 Outdoor Life, 1965 - 6th Printing. by P. Allen Parsons, drawings by Ray Pioch, Harper & Row, NY. 332 pages, hardbound. Many photos - 16 full page color plates of FLIES - 116 different ones pictured. Very informative. Tight and clean. Minor warpage to cover. Overall, excellent plus.    12.00


TENNIS

NANCY CHAFFEE. color cover photo 6/18/51 issue of Quick Magazine. 6" by 4.25" digest size. tight and clean. no mailing labels. near mint. 12.50

container.  DON BUDGE TOURNAMENT TENNIS BALLS tin lithographed container.  Regent Sports Company.  his illustration and facsimile autograph on front.  hard one to find.  near mint.  colors bright and vivid.  59.50

program.  1965 UNITED STATES PROFESSIONAL TENNIS TOUR.  large format: 9" by 12".  large b&w full page action photos and articles on: Ken Rosewall; Rod Laver; Richard Gonzales; Andres Gimeno; Earl Bucholz; Luis Ayala; Mal Anderson; Pancho Segura; Frank Sedman; Alex Olmedo; Mike Davies.  tight and clean.  unscored.  excellent or nicer.  42.00

pennant.   PHILLIPS COUNTY 1922 TENNIS.  (Kansas).  Magnificent and early.  royal purple and golden.  each piece is a separate individually sewn on.  soft thick felt.  trimmed in golden yellow with purple tassels.  tip is intact.  has original makers label on reverse: Lowe & Campbell Athletic Goods of Kansas City.  colors are bright and vivid.  there are a few pinhead size moth nibbles.  overall a fantastic piece.  large and impressive.  Quality!  a whopping 40.5" long not counting the tassels.  Near mint plus to mint!  Tennis related pennants from any era are very scarce - you will very rarely see one from this vintage!   150.00

book.  LAWN TENNIS by J. Parmly Paret.  1904.  First Edition.  Macmillan & Co.  New York.  Full title "Lawn Tennis Its Past Present and Future to which is added a chapter on LACROSSE by William Harvey Maddren".  417 pages.  hardbound.  American Sportsman's Library - edited by Caspar Whitney.  many photos of the tennis stars of the day!  gold embossed green cover shows normal age wear.  tight and clean interior.  early and scarce.  119.50

book.  METHODS and PLAYERS of MODERN LAWN TENNIS by J. Parmly Paret.  with expert opinions by Williams, Behr, Hackett, Murray, Washburn, Hobart, Parke, Alexander, Little, Wright, Church, Fottrell, Dixon and many other notable players.  Edited by S. Wallis Merrihew.  1915 Stated First Edition.  American Lawn Tennis, New York.  295 pages.  full page photos of star players of the day.  tight and clean.  interior is mint.  gold embossed dark maroon cover has normal age wear.  early and hard to find.  125.00

book.  LAWN TENNIS - IT'S PRINCIPLES & PRACTICE by A. Wallis Myers (founder of the International Lawn Tennis Club of Great Britain).  with over 70 illustrations.  First Edition.  1930 Philadelphia.  J.B. Lippincott.  The Lonsdale Library Volume V.  hardbound with dust jacket.  215 pages.  photos of the star players of the day.  interior is tight and clean.  excellent.  photo dust jacket shows wear.  scarce.   69.50

autographed book.  BOBBY RIGGS - TENNIS IS MY RACKET.  Stanley Paul.  Illustrated with photographs.  autographed in green ink on fronticepage:  GOOD LUCK, BOBBY RIGGS.  strong signature.  1949.  First Edition.  Simon & Schuster.  245 pages.  hardbound with dust jacket.  book is near mint.  tight and clean.  dust jacket shows wear.  65.00

gum card.  ELLSWORTH VINES.  1933 Sport Kings from Goudey Gum.  colors are strong and bright.  corners are solid.  vertical crease in center.   75.00

gum card.  ELLSWORTH VINES.  1933 Sport Kings from Goudey Gum.  colors are strong and bright.  corners are sharp.  well centered.  slight age soiling along the white border.  no creases.  near mint.  450.00

patch.  circular patch with colorful full figure of TENNIS PLAYER in center on blue background with green border.  approx. 3" diameter.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

patch. WIMBLEDON ENG. - BRITISH CHAMPIONSHIP.  shield shape.  black lettering on dark red with blue & yellow tennis player in center.  approx. 3" by 3".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

patch.  DAVIS CUP - U.S. CHAMPIONSHIP.  shield shape.  blue and black lettering on red with red & white stripes.  approx. 3" by 3".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

patch.  I'M A TENNIS NUT.  figural shape of a walnut.  blue on white with silver.  3" by 2.5".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  6.50

patch.  I'M A TENNIS NUT.  figural shape of a walnut.  orange on brown.  3" by 2.5".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  6.50

patch.  1970's JINX or JINKS THE CAT Tennis embroidered shirt patch.  1970's vintage. Mint, never used.  embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.   multicolored image of famous Hanna-Barbara cartoon character MR. JINXS or JINKS THE CAT.  white background with yellow border and black lettering that reads "SOME CATGUT SOME DON'T" as he tosses away his tennis racquet.    approx. 3.5" by 2.75" diameter.   Quality made item.  Came from old store stock - out of business since about 1980.   mint unused!  We have placed a quarter in the photo for size comparison.  10.00

pennant.  magnificent turn of the century TENNIS pennant.  W.H.S. in white letters on soft royal purple felt with matching border and 3 pairs of matching tassels.  Large, color illustration of woman with tennis racket.  circa 1910 vintage or possibly earlier.  Still has original manufacturer's paper label, sewn onto the reverse.  from an estate in Maine, this is believed to be from Waterville High School.  there are a few tin moth holes.  the very tip has been trimmed, but does not affect the beauty of this great display piece.  colors are strong!  large, 32.5" long, not counting the tassels.   139.50

pennant.  NATIONAL LAWN TENNIS HALL OF FAME - Newport R.I.  green lettering on white.  logo in green, yellow and white.  stiffer type material.  approx. 25" long, not counting the tassels.  1970's vintage.  no holes, no stains.  near mint.  21.00

ELLSWORTH VINES.  fantastic, large, photo illustrated Calendar for September 1938.  promotional advertising from Hewitt Rubber Products.  large, 22.25" by 17".  currently shrunkwrap on heavy cardboard.  to save money on shipping, we can remove it, and shipped rolled in tube.  near mint to mint.  rare piece!  250.00

magazine.  9/2/46 issue of TIME Magazine.  color cover illustration of California's PAULINE BETZ "The Spice of her life: Tennis".  Time Magazine was a weekly news magazine, and was rarely saved.  after a few months they got recycled or thrown away, not like photo magazines that were saved and saved.  almost ALL have subscription labels, as that was how they were issued.  scarce.  excellent plus.  18.00

magazine.  9/2/46 issue of TIME Magazine.  color cover illustration of California's PAULINE BETZ "The Spice of her life: Tennis".  Time Magazine was a weekly news magazine, and was rarely saved.  after a few months they got recycled or thrown away, not like photo magazines that were saved and saved.  almost ALL have subscription labels, as that was how they were issued.  scarce.  very good t excellent.   16.00

magazine.  9/1/47 issue of TIME Magazine.  color cover illustration of Tennis Star JAKE KRAMER.   Time Magazine was a weekly news magazine, and was rarely saved.  after a few months they got recycled or thrown away, not like photo magazines that were saved and saved.  almost ALL have subscription labels, as that was how they were issued.  scarce.  very good plus to excellent.  18.00

program.  1949-50 Bobby Riggs presents WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TENNIS TOUR.  Large, oversized.  lots of photos.  Starred: Pancho Gonzales, Jack Kramer, Frank Parker, Pancho Segura.  40 pages.  filled with articles and photos.  tight and clean.  cover has edge wear with small piece out of lower left front cover.  spine wear.  There is a full page photo of each of the stars.  overall very good or nicer.   45.00

1888 TRADE CARD.  approx. 5" by 3.25".  Mixed doubles - man getting hit smack in the face with tennis ball.  full color.  Lithographed by Buffords.  Reverse has advertising for Bankers Life Insurance of Lincoln Nebraska.  There is tiny nip in upper left corner of border.  Colors are strong and bright.  Overall near mint.  35.00

1948 Los Angeles Transit Lines Pass pictures MARY ARNOLD PRENTISS, 1947.  Below her it says: Women's Champion, defends her title at the National Public Courts Tennis Championships at Griffith Playground courts.   approx. 3.75" by 2.25".  Near mint.  39.50

1950 Los Angeles Transit Lines Pass pictures TENNIS QUEEN - BEVERLY BAKER BECKETT.  Below her is ad for Annual L.A. Metropolitan Tennis Championship that is played weekends in January at Griffith Playground.  approx. 3.75" by 2.25".  Tiny almost invisible pin hole in lower left corner. Very tiny, tiny rip in bottom edge below photo.  excellent plus.  29.50

Large drinking glass.  Tom Wilson's cartoon character ZIGGY sitting beside Tennis Court net with tennis ball stuck in his mouth and racket next to him.  7" tall.   Copyrighted and dated 1976.  Colors strong.  24.00

Victoria Lawn Tennis Club 37th Annual Open Tournament for the 1928 CHAMPIONSHIPS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  4 page bi-fold brochure.  excellent.  25.00

1880's Spalding diecut TENNIS player cardA.G. Spalding & Bros., 5” tall by 3 ½” wide.  FANTASTIC diecut advertising piece from the famous Sports Equipment maker, A.G. Spalding & Bros. On the back is a brief summary of the game of Tennis. On the backside are some very minor wheat paste residue spots – which should clean off with no problem. The colors are bright and vivid. There is a surface nick on her cheek, the size of a small pinhead. Also, there is a pinhead sized stain on her right shoulder, nearly invisible. The tennis racket in here hand is called THE SPAULDING. There is a very faint crease line across her neck – not visible from the front, only visible from the backside. A beautiful example of a highly sought after TENNIS collectible!  excellent.  145.00

1880's Spalding diecut TENNIS player card.  A.G. Spalding & Bros., 5” tall by 3 ½” wide.  FANTASTIC diecut advertising piece from the famous Sports Equipment maker, A.G. Spalding & Bros. On the back is a brief summary of the game of Tennis.  The colors are bright and vivid.  The tennis racket in here hand is called THE SPAULDING.   there is very tiny ding in lower right corner.  There is a surface chip on her wrist - nothing awful.  Someone has attached a small piece of cardboard on the back to act as an easel, so that it can be displayed standing up - like a desk piece.  A beautiful example of a highly sought after TENNIS collectible!  near mint.  150.00

1930's or possibly earlier, figural ceramic decanter of TENNIS PLAYER.  Head is removeable.  Made in Japan, very stylish, Art Deco looking.  Red beret, round black glasses, red shoes, blue design on shirt, yellow racket in left hand.  Stands 9 1/4" tall.  No cracks or chips, minor paint wear to the "cold glaze" surface paint.  Attractive and unusual display item!   125.00

Murad Cigarettes, circa 1910 T-51 Tobacco Card. Young man holding TENNIS RACKET. Has DELPHI COLLEGE school crest with pennant in school colors of gold on brown. Reverse has advertising and list of other cards in the College Series 26-50. Colors are bright and crisp, corners are a bit "soft" with minor tiny corner crease in upper right. Back is clean. No creasing.  very good plus to excellent or better.    12.50

Murad Cigarettes, circa 1910 T-51 Tobacco Card. Young man holding TENNIS RACKET. Has POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE OF BROOKLYN school crest with pennant in school colors of gold on blue. Reverse has advertising and list of other cards in the College Series 26-50. Colors are bright and crisp, corners are a bit "soft" with minor tiny corner crease in upper left corner and lower right. Also some "wrinkle" lines - not creases - nothing severe. Back is clean.  very good plus or better.  12.50

1927 TENNIS MEDAL. Green ribbon with red, blue and white vertical stripes. Medallion has raised image on front of Eagle on top of Shield with crossed Tennis Rackets behind. Raised lettering reads UNITED STATES LAWN TENNIS ASSOCIATION. The backside is engraved “SPOKANE, Tennis Center Championship, Boy’s Doubles, WARREN ALLEN, 1927”. Although it is NOT marked, I believe this is Sterling. Nice age patina. Pin clasp on reverse of ribbon. No flaws.   near mint to mint     65.00

Pair of figural ceramic TENNIS TODDLERS salt & pepper shakers 45.00

TENNIS PLAYER Porcelain, 1930’s, very stylish looking. 7 ¼", light crazing, otherwise mint 129.50

Hand held TENNIS Pocket Mirror, 1920’s, made in Japan. Color paper litho on one side. Excellent 75.00

Tin Tennis Ball can, SPALDING "PANCHO GONZALEZ" Signature Model Tennis Balls. 1950’s or early 60’s. INCLUDES a used ball, where the logo and facsimile autograph are clearly seen – BUT, someone has written their initials in ink. Nice action photo of him on the can with his facsimile autograph.    normal size, approx. 8" tall by 2 7/8" diameter. Clean, no dents or dings. Minor scuff mark in upper left. Near mint.  45.00

Spalding PANCHO GONZALEZ red tin tennis ball can.  just shy of 8" tall and just shy of 3" diameter.   No lid, includes one tennis ball that has facsimile signature - but someone has written their initials on the ball. Can is near mint with great action photo of him.  near mint.  38.50

WILSON CHAMPIONSHIP EXTRA DUTY tennis ball can.  circa 1950'sjust shy of 8" tall and just shy of 3" diameter.  "Nylon, Dacron, Wool, Long Life Cover."   Includes the lid and TWO original balls with crisp green logos. The balls are very clean, EXCEPT someone has made small markings on backside of each for identification.   near mint.  45.00


WATER SPORTS

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WATER SKIER patch. circular patch with colorful full figure in center on white background with blue border. approx. 3" diameter. near mint unused condition. cloth embroidered shirt or jacket patch. old store stock from the 1960's to 1970's.  8.50

surfing.  DOLPHIN or fish on surfboard cloth patch. multicolored on white with red border. approx. 3" by 4". mint.  10.00

surfing.  SURFERS NEVER DIE They Just Multiply cloth patch.  blue on white with blue border. approx. 4" by 2". mint.  8.50

swimming.  Mermaid. TRY IT YOU'LL Like It!!! cartoon graphics of a swimming mermaid. multi-colored on yellow with black border. 3 " by 3". mint.  8.00

swimming.  figure of SWIMMER cloth patch.  on white background with blue border. approx. 3" diameter. near mint unused.  8.50

swimming.  SWIMMING HALL OF FAME cloth patch. silvery white on blue. approx. 2.5" by 2.5". mint.  8.50

swimming.  SWIMMERS ARE BETTER LOVERS cloth patch. red and green on white with yellow border. approx. 3" diameter.  mint.  8.50

skin diving.  DIVERS DO IT DEEPER cloth patch. black on orange with red border. approx. 3" diameter. mint.  8.00

skin diving.  NIGHT DIVER cloth patch. silvery white on black background. approx. 3" diameter.  mint.  sorry sold

skin diving.  SPEARFISHERMAN cloth patch. full figure of diver on holding spear gun on blue background. approx. 3" by 3". mint.  8.00

skin diving.  SCUBA DIVER shield shaped cloth patch. full figure of diver on red and white. approx. 3.5" by 3". mint.  8.50

skin diving.  SCUBA DIVER cloth patch. full figure of diver. no lettering. pale blue background with yellow border. round. approx. 3" diameter. mint.  8.00

skin diving.  U.S.A. SCUBA DIVER shield shaped cloth patch. approx. 3.5" by 3". mint.  8.00

skin diving.  I JUST LOVE SCUBA DIVERS cloth patch. red lettering. multicolored on white with yellow border. approx. 3" diameter. mint.  9.50

skin diving.  CAVE DIVER embroidered cloth patch.  black/white/dark blue on pale blue.  approx. 3" by 3".  1970's or older old store stock.  unused.  mint.  sorry sold

skin diving.  SHIP WRECK DIVER embroidered cloth patch.  white lettering on pale blue with brown and gray shipwreck.  approx. 3" by 3".  1970's or older old store stock.  unused.  mint.  8.50

skin diving.  EVERYBODY SCUBA DIVES. embroidered cloth patch.  multicolored has JACKASS in Scuba Gear underwater.  approx. 3" by 3".  1970's or older old store stock.  unused.  mint.  8.50

rowing or crew.  SOLICITOR SEND 1931 HUSKY CREWS EAST.  purple and golden yellow.  1.25" diameter celluloid pinback button.  made by Dunkinfield Printing.  paper label is still intact.  extremely SCARCE.  issued to fund raisers only!  this is the only example I have seen.  35.00

rowing or crew.  HUSKY CREW HENLEY.  pair of purple oars on gold background.  1.5" diameter celluloid pinback.  very light surface oxidation on reverse side otherwise mint.  15.00

Rowing or Crew.  pennant.  CORNELL.  white lettering on mottled pinkish red brick soft felt.  white border with tassels that match the body.  In the center of the "C" is large graphic of CREW MEMBERS rowing, with the Coxswain wearing a Cornell shirt and a strapped-on head mounted megaphone!  The darker orange color in the illustration appears to have been factory hand painted.  Large, approx. 35" long pennant is not dated, but is pre-1910 vintage!  there are no holes, no tears, no fade.  Colors are very strong and bright.  there is minor age soiling in the upper left and lower left corners.  the very, very, very tip is squared off.  when was the last time you saw a ROWING pennant?  no less one this old, and in this sweet of condition!   295.00

crew.  pinback button.  1928 WASHINGTON CREW FUND.  U. of Washington.  1" celluloid.  purple on yellow.  paper label intact on reverse - made in Seattle by Dukinfield Printing.  excellent.  scarce.  45.00

crew.  pinback button.  1932 SEND HUSKY CREWS EAST.  U. of Washington. 1" celluloid.  paper label intact on reverse - made in Seattle by Dukinfield Printing.  near mint.  scarce.  37.50

Rowing or Crew.  pinback button.  UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND - "University Varsity Boat Club Support Crew".  red on white.  1.75" diameter celluloid.  foxing.  hard to find pin, but condition is rough.  3.50

Rowing or Crew.  pinback button.  SEND CREW TO HENLEY (U. Washington).  gold lettering on purple.  1" diameter celluloid.  1930's vintage.  25.00

Rowing or Crew.  pinback button.  WASHINGTON CREW - HENLEY '81.  dark blue on yellow.  1.5" diameter celluloid.  U. Washington Huskies.  no flaws.  7.50

Rowing or Crew.  pinback button.  UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND - SUPPORT CREW - UNIVERSITY VARITY BOAT CLUB SUPPORT.  red on white.  1.75" diameter celluloid.  1960's vintage.  red on white.  a few pinhead spots.  6.00

Rowing or Crew.  July 6, 1973 HENLEY ROYAL REGATTA Program.  Minor ink notations on cover and inside, otherwise crisp and tight.  42 pages.  excellent to near mint.  20.00

soft bound book.  Spalding's Athletic Library #107R SWIMMING FOR WOMEN.  1927.  Preliminary and Advanced instruction; competitive swimming; fancy diving; life saving.  by L. De B. Handley.   approx. 124 pages.  many full page photos.  5 full pages of fashion styles with women posed in Spalding Swimsuits!  tight and clean.   excellent or nicer.  22.50

trading card.  C. M. DANIELS - sitting.  circa 1910 Tobacco Card from Hassan Cigarettes (first series).  World Record Holder for swimming distances from 80 yards to 220 yards.  Won his first world championship at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.  colors are strong and bright.  light crease in upper left corner.  very good plus to excellent or nicer.  14.00

trading card.  C. M. DANIELS - diving pose.  circa 1910 Tobacco Card from Hassan Cigarettes Series 2 (51-100).  World Record Holder for swimming distances from 80 yards to 220 yards.  Won his first world championship at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.  colors are strong and bright.  no creases.  very good plus to excellent or nicer.  15.00

trading card.  C. M. DANIELS - diving pose.  circa 1910 Tobacco Card from Mecca Cigarettes "Champion Athlete and Prize Fighters Series".  World Record Holder for swimming distances from 80 yards to 220 yards.  Won his first world championship at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair.  colors are strong and bright.  light thumb print "wrinkle" in center.  no other creases.  very good plus or nicer.  12.00

trading card.  JIMMY PATTERSON Professional Diving Star - portrait.  1952 Wheaties Cereal.  small format, approx. 2" by 2.75".  cut from back of cereal box.  no creases.  very good or nicer.  11.50

trading card.  CHARLIE DIEHL Professional Diving Star - action pose.  1952 Wheaties Cereal.  small format, approx. 2" by 2.75".  cut from back of cereal box.  no creases.  very good or nicer.  11.50

trading card.  CHARLIE DIEHL Professional Diving Star - portrait.  1952 Wheaties Cereal.  small format, approx. 2" by 2.75".  cut from back of cereal box.  no creases.  (very faint wrinkle in center area - near negligible.  very good or nicer.  11.00

1931 ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY medal with swimmer.  Appears to be bronze medal, coin or medallion. raised image. quite detailed. ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY - ESTABLISHED 1891. On the reverse there is a Latin inscription and the medal has been awarded to W. GREEN 1931. nice dark patina. we have not attempted to clean or polish this item. Very well made and sculpted piece. a very nice display item. beautiful condition!  19.50

1933 ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY medal with oars. Appears to be bronze medal, coin or medallion. raised image. quite detailed. raised pair of OARS with Latin inscription, Royal Life Saving Society. On the reverse ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY - ESTABLISHED 1891 and the medal has been awarded to M. DAVIES 1933. nice patina. we have not attempted to clean or polish this item. Very well made and sculpted piece. a very nice display item. beautiful condition!  19.00

GERTRUDE EDERLE.  autographed 8x10 photo.  beautifully signed in blue fountain pen: To "Billy Rose", Best Always, Swimmingly Yours GERTRUDE TRUDY EDERLE, New York, 1940 - San Francisco Fair."  First woman to swim the English Channel (1926), setting a world record.  Gold Medal swimmer in the 1925 Olympics, 1965 elected to International Swimming Hall of Fame, 1980 elected to Women's Sports Hall of Fame.  Came out of retirement in 1939 to swim in Billy Rose's Aquacade at the World's Fair.  Deceased.  Autograph is strong and vivid.  The photo is in superior condition.  the only flaw is there is a 1/4" tear, about 1" up on the bottom right edge.  not an eyesore.  hard to get autograph, rarely seen on photo.  299.00

Tournament golfer HENRY PICARD testimonial ad for Camel Cigarettes.  1938.  also has larger, full color testimonial ad from Olympic Diver WAYNE MARSHALL.  Large format, approx. 13" by 10".  shrunkwrap on cardboard backing for easy display.  near mint to mint.  15.00

1930's figural SWIMMER trophya hair over 8 ½" tall.  attractive and detailed.  He has his arms back, about to start his dive into the water. He is wearing a one piece full length swim suit, reminiscent of Johnny Weissmuller in the 1920's and 1930's. No engravings or markings. A killer decorative piece. Original patina, minor wear. 99.9% plating intact. No cracks or breaks. The figure himself stands about 6 ½" tall.   no flaws.  near mint.  150.00

JR. LIFE GUARD 9 ¼" hard plastic w/u SWIMMER by Brian Specialties of N.Y., early 50’s, MINT, vg box  150.00

press guide.  1987 U. WASHINGTON HUSKIES "Winter Sports".  Swimming and Gymnastics.  includes both the Men's and Women's programs.  photos and write ups on the athletes.  82 pages.  tight and clean.  near mint.  7.50

square SURFING embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  1970's vintage.   neat image of surfer riding wave.  orange border.  yellow background.   approx. 3" square.    Quality made item.  Came from old store stock - out of business since about 1980.   near mint to mint, never used!  We have placed a quarter in the photo for size comparison.  12.50

round SURFING embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  1970's vintage.   neat image of surfer riding wave.  yellow border.  blue background.   approx. 3" diameter.    Quality made item.  Came from old store stock - out of business since about 1980.    near mint to mint, never used!  We have placed a quarter in the photo for size comparison.  12.50

Early tobacco tin picturing THE PURITAN - America’s Cup Sailboat, circa 1890. rough condition. good.  SCARCE!   99.50

approx. 2½" ceramic composite of SNOOPY as a SCUBA DIVER, Mexican, mint. 32.50

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WINTER SPORTS

skiing.  SHELL CUP - LA COUPE SHELL 1982.  Canadian Junior Cross Country Ski Championships sponsored by Shell Gasoline.  3" diameter celluloid.  Made in Canada by Fred Cooper Ltd.  mint.  15.00

ice skating,.  1943-44 SONJA HENIE Seventh Triumphant Tour program.  20 pages of great photos.  tight and clean.  cover is gold embossed on red "flocking".  interior is tight and clean.  damage to lower right corner of cover.  wear to upper right corner.  very good plus or nicer.  scarce.  30.00

ice skating.  Shipstads & Johnson ICE FOLLIES OF 1954 Program.  large oversized.  clean.  many photos.  very good to excellent or nicer.  18.00

ice skating pinback button.  1947 PITTSFIELD MASS. 2nd ANNUAL WINTER CARNIVAL.  nice graphic of speed skater.  blue on white.  1.25" diameter celluloid.  made by Bastian Bros.  an uncommon piece!  bright and crisp.  near mint plus.  40.00

CURLING - EISSTOCKSCHIESSEN boxed game.  Made in Austria by M. Gschnitzer's Nachfolger H. Gessele.  Although undated, my educated guess is early 1950's vintage.  Fantastic table top game.  Includes "spring loaded" devices to propel your wooden "stones".  Game is complete and parts are in perfect condition.  The box shows edge wear with split corners and chunk out of the right side panel.  Includes instruction booklet in German, and someone has done simple translation of rules to English.  Colorful boxtop artwork shows them playing with curling stones and also a game with wooden discs.  GREAT, oddball Curling collectible.  The first one I have ever come across!  Overall, measures approx. 15.75" by 11".   Parts mint and complete, box very good.  Nice display item!   100.00

CURLING.  very attractive 1950's vintage table cigarette lighter.  Black polished metal base is 5" diameter.  Stone sits atop 3 brooms.  The handle is the cigarette lighter portion.  gold finish, no markings anywhere.  Bottom has purple felt to protect furniture.  Beautiful and different!  89.50

skiing.  figural TROPHY ASHTRAY of downhill skier.  Made by Karl Klein Jeweler in Portland Oregon.   1930's vintage.  detailed skier is finished in gold.  both ski poles are intact and complete.  large metal ashtray is finished in black.  approx. 6.25" tall by 8" diameter.  large and impressive.  near mint.  killer display item.  95.00

skiing.   giant back patch.  OLYMPIC SKIER in red/white/blue on black velvet background.   circular.  large 7" diameter.  great size for  the back of jacket or shirt.  embroidered cloth patch.  1970's or earlier vintage.  never used.  near mint to mint condition.  17.50

Skiing.  pinback button.  vibrant blue, dark pink, yellow and black.  simply says MAX OUT with illustration of skier.  numbered.  rectangular celluloid, approx. 2.25" by 1.5".  mint.  4.00

skiing pinback Button.  1984 MOLSON WORLD DOWNHILL - WHISTLER BRITISH COLUMBIA - COURSE PASS.  2.25" diameter celluloid pinback button.  red and blue on white.  Graphics of downhill skier.   mint.  7.00

pennant.  BANFF CHAIR LIFT MT. NORQUAY.  colorful soft felt.  white pennant with green tassels.  tip is 

Pennant.  CONCORD SKI AREA - SWISS CHALET - KIAMESHA LAKE N.Y.  White lettering on thin red material.  yellow border with grayish green tassels.  Large, colorful graphics of SNOW SKIER racing down hill.  Late 1950's vintage.  Small hole in upper and bottom left, next to border.  Pinholes in tip.  Tassels and tip are intact.  Light soiling on border.  Colors are strong.  Displays very nicely!   25.5".  excellent.   42.50

intact.  nice illustration of skier riding the lift.  1950's vintage.  approx. 18", not counting the tassels.  42.00

magazine.  7/17/39 issue of TIME Magazine.  color cover photo of Ice Skating movie star SONJA HENIE.     Time Magazine was a weekly news magazine, and was rarely saved.  after a few months they got recycled or thrown away, not like photo magazines that were saved and saved.  almost ALL have subscription labels, as that was how they were issued.  This issue does NOT have a label.  scarce.  near mint.  39.50

Pennant.  BERTHOUD PASS - COLO - ALT. 11315 FT.  white letters on blue soft felt.  orange border w/matching tassels.  tip is intact.  very nice color graphics of Male Skier skiing down slope with mountains in background.  1940's vintage.  29" long.  near mint.  49.00

Pennant.  John H. Harris presents The Fabulous WIZARD OF OZ in ICE CAPADES.  white lettering on thinner red soft felt.  white border w/matching tassels.  tip intact.  red, yellow, blue and white graphics of the WIZARD OF OZ characters!  late 1950's vintage.  approx. 27" long, not counting the tassels.  no rips, no tears, no stains.  excellent to near mint condition.  Scarce piece!  50.00

Pennant.  HOLLYWOOD ICE REVUE.  white letters on red soft thin felt.  orange border.   Large colorful illustration of blonde skater w/ostrich-like plumes around her hips.  26" long.  1960's vintage.  excellent.  30.00

Pennant.  ICE FOLLIES.  deep dark maroonish purple.  Yellow lettering is trimmed in white icicles.  Yellow border.  detailed multicolored graphic of  ice dancers.  I am not an expert, but there is enough detail, that these are definitely known people from the show - in other words not a generic illustration.  Tip is intact. Late 1950's to early 1950's vintage.  approx. 25.75" long.  excellent plus.   45.00

pennant.  DISNEYRAMA ICE CAPADES.  white, dark turquoise blue, green, purple, on red soft felt.  white border with 4 matching tassels.  tip is intact.  great graphics of Dumbo, Pluto, Daisy Duck, Donald Duck, Mickey, Minnie and the DANCING HIPPO from Fantasia!  tiny pin holes in the corners.  colors vivid.  circa 1960 vintage.  26" not counting tassels.  near mint to mint.  Quite a scarce variety!   45.00

pennant.  21st Edition HOLIDAY ON ICE 1966.  white lettering on soft black felt.  orange border.  Tassels removed.  tip intact.  large illustration of figure skater.  excellent.  26.5" long.   39.50

pennant.  ICE CAPADES - "ICEY THE ICEMAN".  Raised white flocking on soft, rich green felt.  White border with white tassels.  the tassels and the tip are intact.  Great illustration of the mascot ICEY holding block of ice in his ice tongs, and wearing ice skates.  All done in raised textured flocking.  Late 1950's vintage.   No flaws whatsoever.  near mint to mint.  a GREAT advertising pennant!  approx. 23" long.  59.50

Color photo of skating star LYNN-HOLLY JOHNSON and also CHRISTOPHER REEVE as SUPERMAN, on cover of 1979 issue of DYNAMITE Magazine.  Includes photo illustrated article and 2 page full color centerfold of him.  Also include the pull out full color poster of skating star LYNN-HOLLY JOHNSON as well as the Topps baseball card inserts.  Complete and intact.  Overall excellent, contents near mint to mint.  12.50

Program for the Shipstads & Johnson ICE FOLLIES OF 1944. 36 pages plus the covers, filled with photos and articles. Overall, tight and clean. Wartime issues are EXTREMELY scarce! 8 ½” by 11". 15.00

Pennant.  1988 ICE CAPADES with full color California Raisins graphics.  Copyrighted 1988 CALRAB, Applause.  29" long.  Very colorful.  excellent condition.  15.00


OLYMPICS

patch.  SQUAW VALLEY FIGURE SKATING CLUB with Olympic Shield.  multicolored cloth embroidered.  approx. 3" diameter.  used.  very good.  12.00

book.  The Pindar TV Viewer's Guide to THE 1984 OLYMPIC GAMES Los Angeles.  soft cover.  square bound.  8.5" by 11".  112 pages plus the covers.  full color on glossy stock.  Cover photo of Kipchoge Keimo of Kenya winning the 1500 Meter in 1968 at Mexico City.  tight and clean.  near mint.  120.00

pennant.  1976 MONTREAL GAMES OF THE OLYMPIAD.  white lettering on blue denim material.  approx. 16" long.  unusual.  excellent plus.  25.00

UNITED STATES OLYMPIC ASSOCIATION 1956 "Certificate of Appreciation" to Vivan Stingley in grateful acknowledgement of the loyal supports of the teams that represented the United States with such distinction in the 1956 Olympic Games.  Winter Games: Cortina d'Amprezzo Italy.  Equestrian Games Stockholm Sweden.  Games of the XVI Olympiad Melbourne Australia.  framed under glass.  approx. 12" by 9".  certificate is mint.  frame is worn.  59.50

ceramic plate.  CALGARY '88 Winter Olympics.  full color.  Olympics logo in center.  around the edges are 12 Canadian Province seals.  gold border.  9.5" diameter.  Made in Oakville Ontario by TSC.  no flaws.  mint.  20.00

wine glasses.  1986 set of FOUR WINE GLASSES.  22 carat gold on clear glass.  has the Olympic Torch; Snowflake and Olympic Rings.  Sold through Petro-Canada to help raise funds of Canada Amateur Athletes.  Exclusively designed for them to commemorate the Olympic Torch Relay.  each is 8" tall.  unused.  mint in display box.  19.50

program.  Tom Collins presents John Hancock CHAMPIONS ON ICE 2002 OLYMPIC TOUR USA.  large oversized program on glossy stock.  approx. 11" by 15".  gorgeous full color photos of all the skaters. Features Sarah Hughes; Michelle Kwan; Irina Slutskaya; Alexei Yagudin; Timothy Goebel; Sasha Cohen; Elvis Stojko; Michael Weiss; Victor Petrenko; Phillippe Candeloro; Rudy Galindo and many others.    many full color photos and a small bio about each skater.  lists Olympic and World Champions since 1908. has a section on Olympic memories that includes Brian Boitano; Scott Hamilton;  Peggy Fleming; Tara Lipinski and more  a really nice item.  near mint.  25.00

pennant.  Comite Olimpico Mexican 1962 XI CAMPEONATO MUNDIAL DE PENTATHLON MODERNO MEXICO.  (Mexican Olympic Committee.  1963 World Championship Modern Pentathalon - Mexico.).  colorful printed on white thin stock material.  canvas-like on reverse but fuzzy textured on front.  designed to hang vertically.  19.5" long.  Has riveted hanger bar at top with original cord.  tip intact.  bright and clean.   excellent plus or nicer.  scarce!  35.00

book.  Promotional from BRIM Decaffeinated Coffee.  MONTREAL - THE '76 GAMES.  96 pages plus the covers.  smaller, almost pocket size.  approx. 5.5" by 4".  has a place to score each event and lists the past winners of each.  tight and clean.  near mint.  12.50

TV Guide Portrait artwork cover.  (click here for explanation).  Sept. 17, 1988.  OLYMPIC GAMES.  great illustration of U.S.A. runner with Olympic Rings in background.  artwork by Walter Spitzmiller.  an absolutely gorgeous display piece!  crisp and clean.  125.00

match case.  1952 HELSINKI XV OLYMPIA.  full color graphics on copper type metal.  one side has the Olympic Rings and a view of the stadium.  the other side is view from the harbor.  Holds box of stick matches.  approx. 2.25" by 1.5".  excellent plus condition.  59.00

pinback button.  1984 Olympics.  multicolor illustration of SAM THE OLYMPIC EAGLE - ROWING.  oblong celluloid, 2.25" by 1.25".  mint.  8.00

pinback button.  1984 Olympics.  multicolor illustration of SAM THE OLYMPIC EAGLE - SWIMMING.  oblong celluloid, 2.25" by 1.25".  mint.  8.00

pinback button.  1984 Olympics.  multicolor illustration of SAM THE OLYMPIC EAGLE - YACHTING.  oblong celluloid, 2.25" by 1.25".  mint.  8.00

giant postcard.  JIM THORPE.  full color artwork.  large, 9" by 6".  Dexter Press 71532-C.  1969 issue.  Greatest All-Around athlete in recorded history.  Illustrated in his Olympic uniform holding a discus.  unused, near mint to mint.  Scarce card!   22.50

CHARTER MEMBER OLYMPIC PIN SET.   1996 Set mailed to all Charter Members in the Coke Olympic Games Society. The box is in near mint to mint condition and is spiral bound,  96 pages long with great photos and facts on Pins, Olympic Games, Pin collectors, 2 year Calendar and LOTS of information. Also included is a Coke Official Charter Member plastic ID card and a metal 1996 Olympic Games pin Society pin and ribbon.  All of this is still in original mailing carton.  Near mint plus to mint.  Overall, approx. 16.5" by 9".  17.50

1988 SEOUL OLYMPICS wall display piece.  4.25" diameter metal Mascot logo with inlaid enamel colors.  Raised lettering 1988 SEOUL OLYMPICS.  attached at top and bottom are fancy 2 tone blue and gold macrame hangers.  Overall length is a bit over 30".  Very attractive piece!  20.00

press photo.  7x9 b&w glossy.  2/13/52.  Oslo Norway.  EMILE ALAIS coach of U.S. Olympic Dowhill and Slalom Squad shows JACK REDDISH, often called America's best skier, and Mrs. Andrea Mead Lawrence, U.S. hope for a women's championship, how to adjust skies at Norefjell Slope.  crisp and clear image.  near mint to mint.  12.50

magazine.  8/2/48 issue of TIME Magazine.  color cover illustration of MEL PATTON "in London's Olympics, metric distances and mental hurdles.  Time Magazine was a weekly news magazine, and was rarely saved.  after a few months they got recycled or thrown away, not like photo magazines that were saved and saved.  almost ALL have subscription labels, as that was how they were issued.  scarce.  excellent.  18.00

program.  July 1&2, 1960.  U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRIALS for Rome 1960 - MEN'S TRACK & FIELD.  held at Stanford Stadium in California.  approx. 66 pages.  ALSO includes 4 page Press Information pamphlet with the final results.  many photos.  unscored.  near mint to mint. 45.00

program.  7/30/60 U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRAILS MEN'S TRACK & FIELD Exhibition Meet Hayward Field in Eugene Oregon.  52 pages.  many photos of the athletes.  tight and clean.  excellent.  38.00

July 1, 1960 ticket stub from the FINAL OLYMPIC TRACK AND FIELD TRYOUTS at Stanford Stadium in California. 4 ½" by 2 5/8". Near mint to mint condition.     32.00

1956 KOREAN OLYMPIC Committee bronze plate.  11 ¾” diameter.  Beautiful and unusual cast bronze plate. HEAVY (weighs 4 pounds), cast bronze plate with 5 raised images cast into center, of Korean musicians and a dancer. Below, in border is engraved KOREAN OLYMPIC COMM, 1956. Obtained from a woman who was involved with the U.S. Olympic Committee for over 30 years. Presented to her by the Korean Olympic Committee on behalf of work she did. A quality item, possibly unique. It has NOT been cleaned, there is a very nice patina built up. 2 minor “dings” along rim at about 9 o’clock. Also, small water spot above head of top figures. Very nice item both as an Olympic collectible, as well as from an artistic view.  Excellent.  89.50

1972 Munich OLYMPICS Commemorative Ceramic Plate, 7 5/8" diameter. Front has Olympic Rings at top with DISCUS thrower, reads XX OLYMPIADE MUNCHEN 1972. Reverse reads: Berlin Design, Echt Scharffeuer-Kobalt, Made in West Germany, DEUTSCHER OLYMPIA – TELLER 1972, Begrezte Auflage. MINT with plain cardboard protective box.   18.50

ERIC HEIDEN Speed Skating Champion  - 1998 "Legendary Beginnings" Starting Lineup Figure, mint on gem mint card!  7.00

DAN JANSEN Speed Skating Champion  - 1998 "Legendary Beginnings" Starting Lineup Figure, mint on gem mint card!  7.00

BONNIE BLAIR Speed Skating Champion  - 1998 "Legendary Beginnings" Starting Lineup Figure, mint on gem mint card!  7.00

TOMMY MOE Skiing Champion   - 1998 "Legendary Beginnings" Starting Lineup Figure; mint on gem mint card!  7.00

Official KODAK OLYMPIC wristwatch. Mail in premium offer MAN’s wristwatch. Face says KODAK Official Sponsor and has the Olympic Rings. Gold tone; MINT; never used with box. Black band is stamped GENUINE LEATHER. Stainless steel back; water resistant. The plastic film is still intact over the crystal; to protect it from scratches and finger prints – this is what affects the clarity in the photo. Canadian issued – maybe U.S. issued also – not sure of that. Quite expensive when offered – plus you had to send in a bunch of film Proof of Purchases on top of cash. 1988 OLYMPICS. Scarce promotional piece!      35.00

August 29, 1960 issue of TIME Magazine. Great color cover photo of U.S. Decathlon Star, and also Olympic star, RAFER JOHNSON. Photo of him about to release the Javelin. Also, article inside on the OLYMPICS with 18 photos. Overall in excellent    12.50

1952 HELSINKI OLYMPICS. AP (Associated Press) vintage Wire Photo, black and white, 8” by 10” glossy in mint condition. The 3 Americans won the Gold, Silver and Bronze in the SHOT PUT. Avery Brundage presents Gold Medal to PARRY O’BRIEN who set a new Olympic Record of 57 feet 1.43 inches. On left is DARROW HOOPER from Texas A&M and on right is JIM FUCHS from New York.     30.00

Small ceramic vase trimmed in gold. Multicolored graphics MUNCHEN 1972 OLYMPICS. Base is marked "DP POZELLA" Porcelain. High glazed, 2 ½" tall. MINT condition.  39.50

July 30th 1932 LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS ticket for the OPENING CEREMONY.  2 5/8” by 4.25”.  Ornately designed in superb near mint condition. Very minor stain on reverse side, almost negligible. A superior piece!  95.00


TRACK & FIELD

program.  July 1964 USA vs USSR DUAL TRACK MEET.  Los Angeles Coliseum.  86 pages.  large format.  tons of photos.  unscored.  tight and clean.  excellent plus to near mint.  39.50

program.  6/4/76 ROSE BOWL INVITATIONAL Track and Field Meet with 4 page program additions insert.  photos.  tight and clean.  excellent plus to near mint.  25.00

TUFTS UNIVERSITY.  track and field runner.  B33 College Athlete Seal and Pennant Tobacco Blanket rug.  circa 1908-1910 issue.  approx. 5.5" by 3" wide.  28.50

ticket.  2/7/70 SEATTLE INVITATIONAL INDOOR TRACK MEET 6th Annual.  Seattle Center Coliseum.  2 part ticket.  reverse clean.  near mint plus.  15.00

1908 B-33 YALE Track Runner felt rug tobacco premium.   I believe these were from American Tobacco. approx. 3.25" by 4.5". Illustration of athlete; school crest; pennant and banner.  30.00

postcard.  A.C. GILBERT Oregon's World Champion Pole Vault - London - 12' 7 1/4".  black and white image.  identified on front.  someone inked the date 1/26/10 on the front.  Postally used and postmarked 1/27/10 Corvallis Oregon.  great image of A.C. GILBERT who became world renown as found of A.C. Gilbert Erector Sets and American Flyer trains.  used.  light edge wear.  excellent.  very rare!  150.00

program.  June 1971 NCAA TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS in Seattle at UW Stadium.  44 pages.  photo illustrated.  some scoring in pencil.  Steve Prefontaine of Oregon is not only photographed but he won the Three-Mile run!  outside of the pencil scoring it is excellent or nicer.  65.00

magazine.  6/15/78.  MUSH! Inside Husky Sports.  color cover picture of UW SCOTT NELSON - 3 time NCAA Champion and Husky History Maker.  tight and clean.  very good plus to excellent.  7.50

pennant.  1951 PANAMERICAN GAMES held in Buenos Aires.  Primeros Juegos Deportivos Panamericanos.  multi-colored graphic of the flags of the participating nations surrounding the torch logo.  blue and white cotton material.  tip intact.  as made - no tassels.  19.5" long.  colors are strong and bright.  displays very nicely.  rare.  50.00

pennant.  1955 PANAMERICAN GAMES held in Mexico.  has great graphics of a Javelin thrower.  above his head it says SANBORNS MEXICO.  to his right is the Torch logo.  2nd Juegos Deportivos Panamericanos 1955.  multicolored on brown and red silky material.  21.25" long.  tip intact.  as made - no tassels.  marked on back - Made in Mexico.  colors are strong and bright.  minor soiling.  displays beautifully.   rare.   45.00

pennant.  1966 KOREA MARATHON TEAM.  white lettering on soft blue felt.  white border with blue and white tassels.  tip intact.  each letter is individually applied.  the colorful Korean Flag is sewn together from individual colored pieces.  23" long.  very minor staining on letters.  colors are bright and crisp.  excellent condition.  scarce and unusual.   42.50

pennant.  1963 N.R.R. JAPAN AMATEUR ATHLETIC FEDERATION.  illustration of Japan flag with gold lettering on grayish blue silk-like material with gold trim.  designed to hang vertically.  11.5" long.  comes with original heavy ornate brass hanger bar.  very well made.  excellent or better condition.  no flaws.  scarce.  45.00

press book.  1970 U. OREGON TACK "Duck Dope" press book.  cover photo of STEVE PREFONTAINE as well as Roscoe Divine; Ivory Harris; Tom Smith.  back half is Baseball press guide and has cover photo of Phil Bushman.  tight and clean.  near mint to mint.  scarce!  139.50

booklet.  1951 DRAKE RELAYS.  16 pages of photos and articles.  large 11.75" by 8.5" format.  cover photo of Jim Lavery and others.  tight and clean.  excellent plus.  24.00

press book.  June 13-14 1952 31st Annual National Collegiate TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS held at Edwards Stadium University of California.  Large format.  25 single sided pages plus covers.  tight and clean.  excellent and scarce.  39.50

trading card.  LEO STEERS.  #2 of 17E Track & Field Champions.  1948 Topps card set.  Magic Photo or Magic Foto, or Hocus Focus.   corner ding.  filler grade.  6.00

trading card.   CHAS. PORES 5 Miles - 24 min. 21.4 sec.  1948 Topps Magic Photo #8 of 17E Track & Field ChampionsMagic Photo or Magic Foto, or Hocus Focus.   creased and off center.  filler grade.  6.00

trading card.  R. JARVINEN Javelin Thrower.  #17 of 17E Track & Field Champions.  1948 Topps card set.  Magic Photo or Magic Foto, or Hocus Focus.  filler grade.  6.00

guide book.  1952 OFFICIAL NCAA TRACK AND FIELD GUIDE.  cover photo of U. Florida J. LEWIS HALL.   160 pages of information.  tight and clean.  minor wear to bottom of spine.  excellent.  15.00

scarce pin. approx. 3/4" diameter celluloid advertising pinback button. blue lettering on white with the multicolored logo in the center. VI CENTRAL AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN SPORT GAMES, FEBRUARY - MARCH 1950, GUATEMALA, CA. Made by St. Louis Button Co., the original back paper is intact. no dents, no gouges, no scratches, no flaws. colors are strong and vivid. near mint to mint.  18.00

ticket.  3/26/49 WOMEN'S NATIONAL INDOOR TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS in New York.  large 2 part ticket.  unused.  small nick along bottom edge with dings in lower corners.  one vertical crease.  minor edge fade.  very minor glue stains on edges of reverse.  sounds much worse than it displays.  very good plus or better.  Scarce!  32.00

program.  June 21-22, 1935 NATIONAL COLLEGIATE TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIP Program, Edwards Track Stadium, University of California, Berkeley. Photos. Scored in pencil. JESSE OWENS won the Running Broad Jump, the 100 yd. dash, the 220 yard dash and the 220 yard low hurdles! Tight and clean.  very good or nicer.  125.00

program.  6/7/40.  5th Annual COMPTON INVITATIONAL (California).  20 pages counting covers.  scored in pencil.  photos.  faint moisture stain along left edge otherwise excellent.  35.00

program.  6/7/40.  Sixth Annual ALL-CITY TRACK and FIELD MEET at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.  8 pages counting covers.  scored in ink.  excellent.  29.50

program.  7th Annual BIG NINE – PCC Interconference Dual Track Meet program. June 28, 1947, Edwards Track Stadium, Berkeley, California – Pacific Coast Conference. 14 pages plus covers. Photos, clean. Faint vertical fold. Overall excellent.   30.00

program.  5/3/52 - 57th Annual CALIFORNIA - STANFORD TRACK AND FIELD MEET.  47 photos.  The big name that I recognize is BOB MATHIAS.  excellent condition.  29.50

program.  5/20/55 – 15th Annual L.A. COLISEUM RELAYS Track and Field program. Lots of photos. Tight and clean. Minor bug damage and creasing to upper right corner.  overall very good or nicer   28.50

program.  5/16/58 official program for the L.A. COLISEUM RELAYS Track and Field event. Lots of photos, tight and clean. Small ding in upper right corner.   excellent plus    25.00

program.  2/6/65  First Annual Seattle Invitational Indoor Track Meet.  Seattle Coliseum.  20 pages.  unscored.  near mint to mint.  24.00

program.  2/6/65  First Annual Seattle Invitational Indoor Track Meet.  Seattle Coliseum.  20 pages.  neatly scored.  near mint.  25.00

program.  2/5/66  2nd Annual Seattle Invitational Indoor Track Meet.  Seattle Coliseum.  22 pages.   neatly scored.  near mint.  22.00

program.  1971 30th ANNUAL CALIFORNIA RELAYS and State Junior College Championships.  5/29/71.  56 pages plus covers.  many photos.  unscored.  tight and clean.  near mint to mint.  25.00

program.  1976 WASHINGTON STATE HIGH SCHOOL Track & Field Championships.  Boys & Girls "AA", Highline Memorial Stadium.  May 28-29.  24 pages counting the covers.  near mint to mint.  14.00

advertising sign. 1916 TRACK RUNNER.  great comic artwork of overweight racer with Eagle logo on chest.  He appears to be passing the thin racer. embossed, self matting.  Has the LEMP BREWERY - St. Louis Shield in lower left.  Dated 1916.  In upper left it says "Comic Series".  The shield and matte are raised relief.  Heavy stock.  Beautiful poster measures approx.  15.25" by 11".  Colors are strong.  Artwork by H. M. Herget.  There is small chunk broken off lower left corner.  Minor stain on top edge.    very scarce breweriana piece as well as a fantastic track  item!  Only the 2nd one I have ever seen!  149.50

Original newspaper Sports Page Cartoon artwork. Not a Xerox copy, but the ORIGINAL pen and ink on drawing board. Signed by the artist, Ted O'L.   August 17.  undated, but circa 1959.  Shows female runner going very fast.  2 men next to Sign that reads WOMEN'S TRACK MEET... FRANKLIN FIELD.  The one says to the other: " I told her the "440" was a BARGAIN!"   approx. 8" by 4.25".   shrunkwrap on cardboard backing.  near mint to mint.   remember, this is a one of a kind, original piece!  25.00

original artwork.  LEO WHITE orig. cartoon art GIL DODD.   undated, but 1960's I believe.  approx. 13" by 13 ½".  Original artwork (not a Xerox or a printed copy) by newspaper cartoonist LEO WHITE, signed in lower right. Pictures group of Track and Field runners over on the left: "A bunch of guys named Joe who will run in the K. OF C. Mile". To the right is a pair of running shoes labeled GIL DODD'S SHOES with cloud coming out of them, and portrait of I presume GIL DODD. The runners are saying: "I could get them on, but I don't think I could run in them" and "Gee they'll be tough to fill" and "Stop worrying, now we've all got a chance to win." Shrunkwrap on heavy cardboard backing to protect it.  excellent.   75.00

press guide.  1980 U. CALIFORNIA Track & Field.  near mint to mint.  7.50

press guide.  1984 WASHINGTON STATE Track & Field.  cover illustration of JOSEPH TAIWO.  near mint to mint.  7.50


SOCCER

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WRESTLING

GORGEOUS GEORGE.  8/2/51 WRESTLING Bellingham Armory (Washington).  4 page brochure/program.  photo on cover of GORGEOUS GEORGE and comedian JACK BENNY.  4 more photos of Gorgeous George and articles inside.  hole punched for binder.  9" by 7".  scarce regional piece. 25.00

giant back patch.  JUDO.  black and silvery white embroidered cloth.  large 8" diameter.  1970's vintage.  old stock.  never used.  mint condition.  21.50

booklet.  WHOA NELLIE!  Dick Lane's Wrestling Book.  photo of him on cover.  undated but circa 1950 issue.  8" by 5" paperback.  back cover has ad for Blitz Weinhard Beer and Wrestling from Hollywood TV.  32 pages.  kind of like a Who's Who of wrestling with individual photos of each wrestler with biographical write-up.  information on 38 wrestlers of the day - including: George and Bobby Becker; Lord James Blears; Vic and Ted Christy; Don Eagle; Karl 'Krippler' Davis; The Garibaldis; Gorgeous George; Black Guzman; Chester Hayes; Jesse James; Sheik Lawrence; Baron Michele Leone; Roger Mackay; Jim Mitchell 'The Black Panther', The Great Moto; Bob McCune; Argentina Rocca; The Great Scott; Sandor Szabo; George Temple; Ivan the Terrible; Lou Thesz; Enrique Torres and more.  tight and clean.  very good to excellent.  scarce!  125.00

1954 N.W.A. OFFICIAL WRESTLING CALENDAR.   full page color illustration by Vaughan Bass of the following:  Lou Thesz; Verne Gagne; Baron Leone; Tarzan Kowalski; Argentina Rocca; Pat O'Connor.  black and white photos of: Wild Bill Longson; Danny McShane; Buddy Rogers; Hans Schnabel; The Mighty Atlas; Whipper Bill Watson; Yukon Eric; Great Togo; Ruffy Silverstein; Sonny Meyers; Ronnie Ethison; Enrique Torres; Bill Melby; Lord Blears; Hans Schmidt.  Gives the history of wrestling; NWA members; and list the Wrestling Champions from 1905 thru 1948.  approx. 11.5" by 12" when closed; 11.5" by 24" when opened.  minor writing on some calendar pages.  overall very good plus to excellent.  the color illustrations are worth of framing.  scarce.  150.00

1955 N.W.A. OFFICIAL WRESTLING CALENDAR.   full page color illustration by Vaughan Bass of the following:  Verne Gagne; Antonino Rocca; Hans Schmidt; Lou Thesz; Yukon Eric; Ray Gunkel & Manager Jack Dempsey; Baron Leone.  black and white Photos of: The Mighty Atlas; Verne Cagne; Rocky Columbo; Neilson and Lisowski; Billy Goelz; Benito Gardini; Sheik of Araby; Gypsy Joe; Tor Yamato; Pat O'Connor; Jack Witzig; Bob Orton; Hans Hermann; Bill Melby; Farmers Merlin & Jones.  approx. 11.5" by 12" when closed; 11.5" by 24" when opened.  minor writing on some calendar pages.  overall very good plus to excellent.  the color illustrations are worth of framing.  scarce.  150.00

1956 N.W.A. OFFICIAL WRESTLING CALENDAR.   full page color illustration by Vaughan Bass of the following:  Antonino Rocca; Verne Cagne; Whipper Watson; Don Leo Jonathan; Pat O'Connor; Art Neilson & Reggie Lisowki; Roy Mclarity.  lots of b&w photos also.    approx. 11.5" by 12" when closed; 11.5" by 24" when opened.  minor writing on some calendar pages.  overall very good plus to excellent.  the color illustrations are worth of framing.  scarce.  150.00

Official 1957 Fred Kohler WRESTLING STARS CALENDAR, full color  illus. of 6 different wrestlers (2nd photo)   150.00

magazine.  2/63 WRESTLING REVUE.  color cover photo of THE GRAHAM BROTHERS.  interior is tight and clean.  cover has creases in lower right and small chunk out of upper right corner.  very good.  7.00

WWF figure.  Large 8" Hasbro SGT. SLAUGHTER from GI. Joe.  only available as a mail order GI Joe Promotion from Hasbro in 1987.   Hasbro owned the rights to Sgt. Slaughter and LJN wanted to make a wrestling figure of him.  Hasbro proceeded to make him in the same style as the current LJN figures and they went so far as to advertise him  in pictures of him kicking butt on LJN wrestling figures!  Only one batch of the figures were made; and the material was contaminated with moisture.  Years later all the figures developed tiny white spots in the plastic.  Every figure has been affected; some worse than others.  this particular one has a few of the spots but minor.  There is very little evidence of any play wear.  paint is near mint.  scarce figure in very desireable condition!  69.50

Lafayette Rittger set of 3 WRESTLING FIGURES.  painted chalkware.  1941.  fully dated and copyrighted.  bald headed REFEREE is staring up at the large guy who has a sheepish look on his face; the other wrestler is knotted up into a ball with an anguished look on his face; copyrighted on the bottom.    The tall one is about 8.5" tall.  the Referee is approx. 6" tall.  the other guy is about2.25" tall!  the REF still has the paper label on his foot.  the tall guy has "flocked" hair on his chest and the other wrestler has the "flocking" on top of his head.  There is a touched up chip on the tip of the large wrestler's toe.  there is a nail head sized chip on top of the Referee's head and tiny fleck on his eyebrow.  paint is clean and crisp.  Overall a VERY nice looking set.  killer display piece.  379.50

autographed photo.  ABDEL KHAN AFGHANISTAN.  wearing fez and has arm out.  8x10 b&w studio photo on heavy stock.  pinholes in corners.  to the best of my knowledge he did the Northwest circuit in the late 1920's era.  excellent.  29.50

autographed photo.  ABDEL KHAN AFGHANISTAN.  side pose wearing fez and cape.  8x10 b&w studio photo on heavy stock.  pinholes in corners.  to the best of my knowledge he did the Northwest circuit in the late 1920's era.  excellent.  25.00

photo.  ANTONINO ROCCA.  8x10 b&w publicity photo.  early 1950's vintage.  great full figure pose.  minor scuff below his left foot.  overall excellent.  24.00

photo.  RED BASTIEN.  8x10 b&w publicity photo.  early 1960's vintage.  great full figure pose.  two time American Wrestling Association Tag Team champion.  near mint.  24.00

program & tickets.  7/1/46 WRESTLING CIVIC ICE ARENA.  Seattle.  bifold.  preliminary bout: Tom Bradley vs Johnny Walker.  Special event: The Blimp vs Golden Angel.  also: Nell Stewart vs Mattie Bell; and Ann Miller vs. June Byers.  includes a pair of original Ticket Stubs from the event.  old tape on edge.  program is very good with chip off bottom left corner of rear cover.  old tape stains in corners.  early.  25.00

wristwatch.  1989 WRESTLEMANIA V.  5 function quartz wristwatch.  WWF World Wrestling Foundation.  copyright 1989 by TitanSports Inc.  unused.  watch is mint on card.  the card shows shelf wear.  24.00

trading card.  PRIMO CARNERA.  #85 in the Canadian Parkhurst wrestlers set.  ex professional boxer turned wrestler.  1956 issue.  some surface wear.  good to very good.  9.00

trading card.  OLAF SWENSON.  #13 of 35D Wrestling Champions.  1948 Topps card set.  Magic Photo or Magic Foto, or Hocus Focus.   creased.  light ink stamp.  filler grade.  6.00

Frank Gotch.  Dollar sized, gold finished metal commemorative coin. Raised frosted image of him in center. UNDEFEATED WORLD 'S WRESTLING CHAMPION - FRANK A. GOTCH - 1908-1917. reverse: HUMBOLT COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM IOWA 1972. Frank Gotch was born and raised in Humbolt. Nice frosted image of the museum building. does not appear to have been circulated. no flaws. Near mint to mint with full luster. 15.00

program.  Killer Kowalski and Tony Santos present IWF WRESTLING.  4 page program.  Main Event was AFFA SAMOAN vs D. DAVID SCHULTZ.  and the Northeast Jr. Heavyweight Championship Champion Bryan Walsch vs Challenger Cowboy Chris Duffy.  Seven Girl Battle Royal Elimination Match.  other matches included Domini Denucci vs Super Moon Dog Richard and Phil Apollo vs The Warlord "Major Disaster".  Has great photos of Bryan Walsh, Timothy O'Reilly, Super Moon Dog, Michelle Paree, Misty Blue Simmes, Apollo Brothers, Sean O'Reilly, The Samoans, The Warlord, Cowboy Chris Duffy, Kathy Leroux, Linda Dallas, Debbie Irons.  undated.  Late 1970's to very early 1980's vintage.  excellent.  12.50

W.W.F. MAJOR LEAGUE WRESTLING Official Souvenir Program #168.  Color cover photo of the WWF Champions of the World including the Strongbow Brothers.  undated, but issued end of 1981 I believe.  8 pages, slick paper, lot of photos, including: The Samoans, Curt Hennig, Eddie Gilbert, Superfly, John Studd, Magnificent Muraco, Pedro Morales, Jules Strongbow, Jay Strongbow, Freddie Blassie, Ray "The Crippler" Stevens, Rocky Johnson, Vince McMahaon, Sal Bellomo and Buddy Rogers.  excellent.  14.00

W.W.F. MAJOR LEAGUE WRESTLING Official Souvenir Program #171.  Undated, but original owner wrote on top border: 2/23/82 - Westchester County Center.  Cover color photos of WWF Tag Teams Supreme.  Includes the Strongbow Brothers, The Samoans, etc.  8 pages, glossy, many photos.  includes separate lineup sheet for this nights fights.  Main event was Ray Stevens vs Bob Backlund.  others included: Big John Studd vs Jay Strongbow; Billy Graham vs Jules Strongbow; Mr. Fuji vs. Pedro Morales; and 3 more. Lots of photos including nice full page, full color ANDRE THE GIANT.  Buddy Rogers, Superfly Jimmy Snuka, Big John Studd, Billy Graham, Eddie Gilbert and many more including great color photo of CAPT. LOU ALBANO.  excellent.  15.00

video.  THE GLORY DAYS OF WRESTLING.  "The Way it Was, '50's and 60's.  The Greatest wrestlers of ALL time:  Buddy "Nature Boy" Rogers, Gorgeous George, Haystacks Calhoun, Killer Kowalski, Antonio Rocca, The Fabulous Kangaroos.  the Matches: Gorgeous George vs Jesse James; Antonio Rocco vs. Johnny Valentine; Killer Kowalski vs Ed Carpentier; Haystacks Calhoun vs Killer Brooks and lots more.  Matrix Video #0006.  Double VCR Cassette set with slipcase photo cover.  Each tape is approx. 45 minutes long, for a total of 1.5 hours of viewing.  1997 issue.  Used, but not abused.  Near mint to mint.  long out of print!  16.50 

postcard.  FRANK STOJAK.  b&w glossy on card stock, postcard size, reverse is blank.  Facsimile autographed FRANK STOJACK, Light Heavyweight Champion of the World.  mint.  20.00

newspaper.  11/23/48 TORSO TWISTER.  2 pages.  cover photo of Professor Mike London and Alberto Compos.  Also has photo of lady wrestler Ada Ash.  excellent.  15.00

program.  3/26/51.  RINGSIDE REVIEW from Riverside Arena in Boise.  BOB CUMMINGS Intermountain Junior Heavyweight Champion vs FRANK STOJACK the Pacific Coast Junior Heavyweight Champion.  Photos of both of them and also of Buzz Jones.  4 pages.  near mint to mint.  20.00

flyer/program.  1954.  Main Event: Colored Heavyweight Champion LUTHER LINDSEY from Columbus, Ohio vs BUDDY KNOX the Unmasked Marvel from Hoods Canal, Washington.  Winner to Meet Thesz for title.  Large photo of World Champion LOU THESZ.  2 page folder.  inside is black.  Reverse has fight card listing following wrestlers: Luther Lindsey, Buddy Knox, Frank Stojack, Jose Gomez, Sky Low Low, Toughy McCra, Pee Wee James, Tiger Jackson, Carl Engstrom, Luigi Macera, Danno McDonald, Jack O'Reilly, Victorio Ochoa, Frank Schneider.  very good.  15.00

program.  2/5/51 SEATTLE SPORT-O-GRAM from the Civic Auditorium.  4 pages.  Photo on cover of Tacoma FRANK STOJACK to Defend Championship.  Also photos of The Masked Marvel, Maurice La Chappelle, Godron Hessel, Frank Murdock, Frank Stojack, George Dusette.   20.00

ALIAS THE CHAMP starring Gorgeous George the wrestling champ.  Movie one sheet poster, measures approx. 41" by 27".  Republic Pictures.  1949, starring: Robert Rockwell, Barbra Fuller, Audrey Long and Gorgeous George.  Director George Blair.   Great color artwork of him wrestling, as well as b&w portrait photo inset of him!  Great display item.  No rips, no tears.  near mint overall condition.  Currently shrunkwrap on cardboard to protect it.  If shipped, it will be removed from shrinkwrap.  295.00

1974 CHAMPIONSHIP WRESTLING ticket, Cleveland Arena, Thursday, June 20, 1974.  5” by 1 ½”, black on orange.  unused, mint.  20.00

Set of 8 different SUMO WRESTLERS. Japanese Menko Cards, early 1950's. Photos are superimposed on diecut bodies. I assume that these are actual SUMO champions! Note that each face is different, and design of each costume is different. Thick cardboard. Menko playing backs. Very minor edge wear, as made - NOT from use.    near mint     65.00

WWF Wrestling.  ULTIMATE WARRIOR "Radical Flying Disc" Frisbee from Spectra Star.  1990.  Mint, factory sealed on card.  large 9" diameter with his portrait in raised relief.  19.50


BADMINTON

badminton.  CARLTON POPULAR Tube container for 6 Outdoor Shuttlecocks.  1950's era.  7" tall.  contains ONE shuttlecock.  red and white cardboard container with metal end caps.  nice display piece.   10.00

badminton.  CARLTON SPORTCRAFT 00284 DE-LUXE NYLON SHUTTLECOCKS tube container.  originally held 3 but is now empty.  5.25" tall.  basically yellow cardboard container with metal end caps.  nice display item.  10.00

badminton.  LANGLIE real feather shuttlecock.  used but nice.   still has label intact.  1940's to 1950's era.  7.50

badminton.  R.S.L. OFFICIAL NO.1 TOURNEY.  real feather shuttlecock.  used but nice.   still has label intact.  1940's to 1950's era.  7.50

Large cardboard tube, THE SLAZENGER Durable Shuttlecock, Patented 1934, Made in Canada. These are pre-war, late 1930’s. Tube contains 6 BADMINTON "birdies" made with real "feather" flights. They are used, but are near mint. 5 of the 6 still have the foil label on the inside of the feathers. The tube says these are "MEDIUM" flight. Tube measures 16 ¼" long by 2 ¾" diameter. Both ends are removable. Container is in very good to excellent condition with no defects.   49.50

badminton.  Large cardboard tube, SLAZENGER "Durable Shuttlecock". Patented 1934, Made in Canada. These are pre-war, late 1930’s. Tube contains 6 BADMINTON "birdies" made with real "feather" flights. They are used, but are near mint. 5 of the 6 still have the foil label on the inside of the feathers. The tube says these are "MEDIUM" flight. Tube measures 16" long by 2" diameter. each end is removable. Container is in excellent or nicer condition with no defects.   59.50

small cardboard tube 6" by 1 1/2", THE SLAZENGER Durable Shuttlecock, Patented 1934, Made in Canada. These are pre-war, late 1930’s. Tube contains 3 BADMINTON "birdies" made with real "feather" flights. They are used, but are very displayable.  One has foil label that says "Campbell Tested Tournament".  The other 2 are stamped on the inside: "OLUB Made in Margusson England"  One of the OLUBs is missing s few feathers.  the other 2 are excellent.  39.50


RODEO

pennant.  GRAND NATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXHIBITION & RODEO - COW PALACE - SAN FRANCISCO.  multicolored on thin faded blue felt.  yellow border with black tassels.  nice graphics of BRONC BUSTER.  29" long.  pinholes in corner.  early 1950's vintage.  tip damaged.  32.50

program.  1945 LEO CARRILLO'S Worlds Championship Rodeo - Third Annual.  L.A. Memorial Coliseum.  bifold card stock.  7" by 11".  photo of him on cover (famous for playing The Cisco Kid).  back cover has photo of Virginia Mayo playing leading lady in "The Princess and the Pirate".  clean.  has been folded horizontally twice.  very good.  22.50

program.  1973 GOLDEN STATE RODEO COMPANY.  28 pages.  many photos.  tight and clean.  excellent plus or nicer.  10.00

belt buckle.  COWBOY ON HORSEBACK in raised copper or bronze.  hills; mesas; clouds in background.  rope design on border.  raised planchettes are blank - can still be engraved if one desires.  Reverse side is marked: Comstock - German Silver - Silversmiths.  1950's to 1960's vintage.  large and heavy.  approx. 4" by 3" oval.  very impressive looking.  no flaws. needs to be cleaned and polished.  excellent plus.  65.00

soft cover book.  CHUCKWAGON RACING ---CALGARY STAMPEDE'S HALF MILE OF HELL!  1983, Frontier Books.   80 pages.  lots of photos.  tight and clean.  excellent plus.  included with this will be 4 full color larger size postcards from the rodeo.  all are 1980's vintage, unused and near mint.  the whole lot for:  8.00

Pennant.  SOUVENIR RODEO.  White lettering on soft dark blue felt.  Red border. tip has a hole in it, but it is intact.  Nice colorful graphics of a guy riding Bucking Bronco and another wrestling a steer.  1950's vintage.  29" long.  excellent or nicer.   25.00

autographed bandana.  brown on white logo for HAMEY & COMPANY, PENDLETON OREGON.  Logo is faded.  Each of the four corners is autographed in sharpie.   Includes Rodeo Stars STEVE CURRIN singed "Let 'Er Buck" after his name; KELLI CURRIN; and in green TONY CURRIN '97.  The fourth signature I can't quite make out, but his first and last name start with the letter "J".  nice, oddball memento.  signatures are strong and clear.  15.00

Real photo postcard, AZO back, captioned PENDLETON DRUG CO. "MACK McCULLOUGH ON LEATHERNECK" ROUND UP #66. Circa 1910 to 1920 vintage.  Nice action image is bronco horse tries to buck him off. There is a white "blotch" in center of bottom edge - this is on the negative. Unused, no creases.  excellent.  15.00

magnificent early ELLENSBURG RODEO pennant,  8 ½” wide by 26 ½” long – not counting tassels, multicolored on black.  Thick, soft felt from 1930’s vintage. White lettering on black with multicolored image of COWBOY on BUCKING BRONCO. Yellow edge trim with long yellow tassels intact. The POINT is intact. There is a tack hole in the upper left and bottom left corners. Clean, bright and vivid. A BEAUTY!!   excellent plus to near mint.    125.00


HORSE RACING

patch.  THOROUGHBRED.  jockey #5 in yellow on brown race horse.  orange background.  4.5" by 3" oval cloth embroidered jacket or shirt patch.  1960's vintage.  unused.  mint condition.  9.50

pennant.  MISSOURI STATE FAIR - SEDALIA.  white lettering on dark purple soft felt.  white border with red tassels.  tip intact.  large full color graphics of Harness Racing horses.  1950's.  25.5" long.  colors are bright and vivid.  near mint.  45.00

pennant.  LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY.  white on soft red felt.  yellow border.  tip intact.  illustration of Race Horse and Derby Hat.  neat horse racing pennant.  1950's.  smaller 9" size.  very good to excellent.  22.50

pinback button.  I LOVE TUBBY.  LONGACRES.  white on violet.  2.25" diameter celluloid.  made by Richmark.  light surface oxidation on reverse side.  otherwise near mint.  7.50

pinback button.  HI!  NICE TO SEE YOU.  LONGACRES.  white on red.  3" diameter celluloid.  mint.  7.00

pinback button.  DOO-DAH.  Longacres.  Washington Statered on black.  1.5" diameter celluloid.  5.00

pinback button.  DOO-DAH.  Longacres.  Washington Stateblue on white.  1.5" diameter celluloid.  5.00

pinback button.  DOO-DAH.  Longacres.  Washington Statewhite on dark blue.  1.5" diameter celluloid.  5.00

pinback.  LONGACRES 50 YEARS.  Washington Stategold on black.  issued in 1983.  1.75" diameter celluloid.  6.50

pinback.  LONGACRES 50 YEARS.  Washington Stateblack on gold.   issued in 1983.  1.75" diameter celluloid.  6.50

pinback.  LONGACRES CLASSIC THOROUGHBRED RACING.  Washington State.  black on gold.  2.25" diameter celluloid.  9.50

Magnificent unglazed bisque JOCKEY figure.  9.5" tall.   circa 1890.  unmarked but attributed to Heubach of Germany.  Great gold leaf on beige.  Mint.   450.00

pennant.  LEXINGTON KY. RACE TRACK.  white lettering on soft blue felt.  white border with blue tassels.  tip is intact.  color graphics of  a pair of thoroughbred race horse in full stride.  25.50 long.  late 1930's to 1940's vintage.  white border is dirty.  overall faded to grayish blue.  still displays nice.  23.50 

pennant.  LOUISVILLE KY.  white lettering on red soft thin felt.  dark golden border & tassels.  tip intact.  large colorful illustration of horse race with large view of the stands.  titled CHURCHILL DOWNS.  tack hole in border.  original owner penned the date "Aug 14. 1958" at bottom of border. approx. 24" long.   excellent plus.  29.50

pennant.  LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY.  white lettering on soft red felt.  golden border strip with purple tassels.  tip is intact.  graphics of pair of Thoroughbred Race Horses racing.  26" long by 11.5" wide.  late 1930's vintage.   pair of holes in border strip.  bright and vivid.  overall excellent to near mint.  37.00

pennant.  LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY.  white lettering on soft black felt.  golden border strip with purple tassels.  tip is intact.  graphics of pair of Thoroughbred Race Horses racing.  26" long by 11.5" wide.  late 1930's vintage.   pair of holes in border strip.  bright and vivid.  overall excellent to near mint.  38.00

pennant.  KENTUCKY.  white lettering on red.  golden orange border.  as made with only 3 tassels.  tip is intact.  color illustration of horse portrait.  25.5" long.  1930's vintage.  colors are very bright and vivid.  near mint.  40.00

pennant.  LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY.  white lettering on soft red felt with golden yellow border and red ties.  tip is intact.  illustration of thoroughbred race horse on the track, titled CHURCHILL DOWNS.  Large 29.5" long.  late 1930's to 1940's vintage.  excellent or nicer condition!   60.00

pennant.  LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY.  white lettering on soft blue felt with golden yellow border and matching tassels.  tip is intact.  illustration of pair of race horses titled CHURCHILL DOWNS.   26" long.  circa 1960 vintage.  excellent or nicer condition!   42.00

lapel pin. BUDWEISER RACING ACROSS AMERICA ESPN.  red and black on gold.  has image of Horse Head in Wreath.  cloisonné style lapel or tie pin with enclosure on back.  1.25" wide.  mint.  10.00

YAKIMA MEADOWS 1978 Turf Club Guest Pass.  black on yellow.  the reverse side has Spring Fair/Fall schedules.  heavy stock, pocket or wallet size.  near mint.  7.00

YAKIMA MEADOWS 1979 Turf Club Guest Pass.  black on blue.  the reverse side has Spring schedule.  heavy stock, pocket or wallet size.  very minor red stain on edge, otherwise near mint.  7.00

YAKIMA MEADOWS 1979 Guest Pass.  black on pink.  the reverse side has Spring schedule.  heavy stock, pocket or wallet size.  near mint.  7.00

1941 poster WHIRLAWAY - DERBY WINNERIllustrated Current News, New Haven, Conn.  May 7, 1941.  approx. 12" by 19".  photo of Jockey EDDIE ARCARO astride Calumet Farm's WHIRLAWAY with trainer BEN JONES.   Vertical center fold - as issued. Shrunkwrap on heavy cardboard backing, ready to display.  near mint.  85.00

1948 poster ARCARO RIDES 4th DERBY WINNER, Illustrated Current News, New Haven, Conn.  May 5, 1948, approx. 12" by 19".  Collage of 3 photos. Upper left is photo of him on CITATION in winners circle. Lower left is photo of the finish line. Large photo on right is EDDIE ARCARO holding up 4 fingers to indicate the number of times he has brought home winners in the Kentucky Derby. Vertical center fold - as issued. Shrunkwrap on heavy cardboard backing, ready to display.  near mint.  75.00

magazine.  2/10/58 issue of TIME Magazine.  color cover illustration of Jockey WILLIE HARTACK.  subscription label on the far left.  damage to bottom right corner.  complete magazine.  scarce.  very good.  10.00

1950 MAYWOOD PARK TROTTING ASSOCIATION "Working Press Pass" issued to JACK HACK of Transradio Press. Has photo of Harness race horse GREYHOUND 1:55 1/4. Clear plastic laminated. Slight curvature from being in original owner's wallet. 3.75" by 2.25". Near mint to mint.  39.50


WEIRD & ASSORTED

ARCHERY patch. circular patch with colorful full figure of ARCHER shooting bow & arrow in center on green background with yellow border. approx. 3" diameter. mint unused condition. cloth embroidered shirt or jacket patch. old store stock from the 1960's to 1970's.  sorry sold

ping pong.  SPORTCRAFT XXX OFFICIAL Ping Pong balls.  Made in Japan by General Sportcraft Co. Ltd.  one dozen balls. 8 mint original XXX balls.  2 SHINE Trademark made in Japan;  1 Dunlop and one other Made in Japan with a red crest logo.  vintage 1950's Table Tennis balls.  box is excellent plus.  25.00

roller derby pennant.  New York CHIEFS.  golden yellow on rich green felt.  tip intact.  golden yellow border and tassels.  large full figure illustration of player #40.  undated but from 1958 to 1959.  27" long.  near mint to mint.  scarce!  59.50

roller derby pennant.  RED DEVILS.  white; yellow and pink on red felt.  off white border with light red tassels.  tip intact.  large colorful illustration of player with map of the U.S. in background.  1948-1950 vintage.  27" long.  near mint.  scarce!  59.500

roller derby pennant.  Los Angeles BRAVES.  white; yellow and pink on green felt.  off white border with green tassels.  tip worn.  large colorful illustration of player with map of the U.S. in background.  1948-1950 vintage.  27" long.  very good.  scarce!  45.00

roller skating.  Feb. 1947 SKATING NEW MAGAZINE.  large 9x12 format.  20 pages.  photos; articles; ads.   scarce magazine.  tight and clean.  corner wear.  very good.  20.00

roller skating pinback button.  R.S.R.O.A. AMATEUR ROLLER SKATING BOOSTER U.S.F.A.R.S. Association of America.  red/white/blue.  2" diameter celluloid.  1930's to 1940's vintage.  near mint to mint.  rare!  39.50

roller skating.  gold finished metal figural pinback button, pin or brooch. approx. 3/4" tall, with locking clasp/hook pin on reverse. detailed, with raised lettering that reads: CHICAGO. Winged roller skate. Late 1930's to 1940's vintage. Mint on the original store card. The card reads FOR HEALTH'S SAKE - ROLLER SKATE. CHICAGO ROLLER SKATE CO. CHICAGO 24, ILLINOIS. The pin has never been used, and still retains 100% of it's luster. bright and crisp. Neat item, rarely seen in such mint condition. no gouges, no scratches, no flaws. Mint on the card.  21.00

circa 1970 vintage.  ROLLER DERBY PROGRAM YEARBOOK.  Bay Bombers.  32 pages.  ton of photos of all the league players.  articles.  very informative.  although undated there is a review for the new movie at the San Francisco Film Festival of 1970.   minor wear.  overall very good to excellent.   35.00

1971 ROLLER DERBY MID-SEASON PROGRAM YEARBOOK.  Jolters; Bombers; Red Devils; Pioneers; Chiefs; Eagles.  large magazine format.  36 pages.  many photos of each team and most players.  tight and clean.  overall very good to excellent.  34.00

billiards.  WILLIE MOSCONI ON POCKET BILLIARDS.  World's Champion 1941-1958.  soft bound book.  Little Sports Library.  Crown Publishing.  1959.  142 pages.  photo illustrated.  photo of him on cover also.  interior is tight and clean.  cover is very good.  12.50

German carved wooden dogs playing BILLIARDS (replaced pool sticks)   295.00

dog racing.  11/27/65.  BISCAYNE TRACK Greyhound Racing program.  Florida.  minor penciling inside. otherwise tight and clean.  good looking full color cover.  7.50

program.  1990 GOODWILL GAMES DAY 15.  cover photos of Judo.  tight and clean.  near mint.  8.00

badge patch.  ALL PRO CELEBRITY CLASSICS - Pro Sports Inc.  raised lettering and image of a baseball bat; Football and basketball.  gold/copper/brass colored metallic threads embroider on thick heavy black background.  the shield shaped item is more of a badge than a patch.  has 3 tie-tac style closures on the reverse.  Made in India.  1970's vintage.  4" by 4".  very high quality item.  no flaws. mint condition.  24.00

guide.  1990 GOODWILL GAMES Official Guide and Ticket Order Form.  magazine format.  30 pages.  great color photos; schedules; etc.  baseball; basketball; boxing; cycling; ice hockey; wrestling; weightlifting; etc.  tight and clean.  excellent.  12.50

pennant.  FEDERACION DEPORTIVA MILITAR ARGENTINA.  "Military Sports Federation of Argentina".  white/blue/gold on dark blue.  1950' vintage.  tip intact.  silky material.  22.5" long.  no flaws.  very minor wear.  rare.  35.00

magazine.  THE NATIONAL SPORTS REVIEW.  A decade of stories anecdotes quotes and lists & hypes passions and amusements.  The Best and Worst of the '80's.  cover photos of Martina Navritilova; Wayne Gretzky; Magic Johnson; Joe Montana; Mike Schmidt.  large format.  10" by 12".  square bound.  tight and clean.  excellent.  12.00

catalog.  WENDELL & COMPANY "Book of Designs - Jewelry Craftsmanship".  circa 1925.  large format 9" by 12".  fully illustrated with 80 pages listing thousands of items.  class rings; fraternal pins; medals; plaques; trophies; medallions; presentation pieces; statuettes.  tons of items.  includes: track and field; boxing and wrestling; water sports; football; handball; basketball; marksmanship; baseball; skating; hockey;  archery; golf; tennis; bowling; billiards; checkers; hunting; fencing; bicycle racing; rowing.  contents are tight and clean.  cover shows wear.  overall excellent.  great reference item.  75.00

catalog.  DODGE INC. TROPHIES.  Statuary; Prize Cups; Plaques; Medals; Charms.  1934.  large format 9" by 12".  fully illustrated with 20 pages picturing hundreds of items.  boat racing; tennis; boxing; football; basketball; dancing; golf; volleyball; track; baseball; swimming; skating; horseshoes; bowling; et al.  figural tennis bookends; golfer ashtrays.  magnificent figural trophies for all sports.  tight and clean.  cover shows wear.  great reference book!  75.00

bicycle racing.  FIGURAL TROPHY OF BICYCLE RACER.  fantastic 1930's vintage trophy has not been inscribed.  Made by Dodge Inc.  gold finished figure on bike sits atop a black bakelite pedestal.11.5" tall.  the bicycle is 6.5" long.  the base of the pedestal is a bit over 3.75" diameter.  large and impressive display piece that is rarely found.  no flaws.  near mint.  175.00

patch - bicycling.  figural BICYCLE RACER in blue in red on white.  diecut figural shape.  approx. 3" by 2.25".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.00

patch - bicycling.  BICYCLE RACER in red/black and white on white background with green border.  slightly ovoid shape.  approx. 3.5" by 3.25".  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

6 SPORTS ACTION GAMES with Real Pinball Action at the flip of a finger.  Circa 1960.   Made in Hong Kong.  hard plastic.  colorful.  each game is approx. 1.75" by 1.25".  includes: baseball; golf; tennis; basketball; football; hockey.  each game has a "loop" so it could be attached to keyring.  Mint on illustrated card.  the plastic bag is there for protection and was not originally on the item.  neat item!  89.50

SPORT FIGURE CANDLE HOLDERS.  set of 6.  blue: football; swimmer or diver; baseball catcher and in yellow: tennis player; boxers; football player.  1950's dime store item.  small cake toppers to hold birthday candles.  unused.  mint on illustrated card.  the plastic wrap has been added by us for protection.  49.50

volleyball pennant.  SEATTLE SMASHERS Volleyball Professional.  very short lived (1978-79) member of the International Volleyball Association (a short-lived professional co-ed league that was around from 1975-79).  white on dark blue.  large graphic on the left.  white border. 29.5" long.  as made - no tassels.  tip is intact.  unused.  very minimal storage wear.  near mint plus to mint.  VERY scarce!!!  29.50

volleyball.  1978 SEATTLE SMASHERS Program Magazine titled COURTSIDE.  IVA - International Volleyball Association.  52 plus pages.  photos of the team players.  Lists all the teams and team schedules for the entire league.  tight and clean, near mint to mint.  scarce!   25.00

comic book magazine.  Winter 1952.  BILL STERN'S SPORTS BOOK.  "World's Greatest True Sports Stories".  great full color cover artwork of HOCKEY player with smaller illustrations of basketball/football/boxing.  full color comic book artwork inside.  stories include: The Harlem Globe Trotters; The Gringo Matadors (bull fighting); George Mikan Mr. Basketball; boxer Harry Greb The Heart of a Champion; Ice Skaters Sonja Henie and Barbara Ann Scott; Wrestling - TV's Pride and Joy; Lou Little's Columbia Lions; Hockey - Maurice Richard The Rocket; boxer Ray Robinson; Olympic skier Andrea Mead Lawrence; The All Dream Fight - you pick the winner: LOUIS or DEMPSEY; and more!  great book.  tight and clean.  interior is near mint.  covers show light wear with very light pencil marks.  very good or nicer.  hard to find!  37.50

patch - weightlifter.  circular patch with colorful full figure of WEIGHTLIFTER in center on yellow background with black border.  approx. 3" diameter.  1970's vintage. embroidered cloth shirt or jacket patch.  mint unused.  8.50

field hockey.  really cool looking ceramic ashtray or candy dish.  comic looking figure with stick standing above green ceramic bowl with scalloped sides.  unmarked, probably made in Japan.  colorful.  glazed finish.  approx. 3.5" tall.  base is approx. 4" by 4".  early 1950's vintage.  has a manufacturer's flaw on his wrists, otherwise mint.  very attractive display piece!  unusual.  45.00

cricket.  early and scarce brass or copper metal medal, coin or medallion. raised image of early turn of the century CRICKET PLAYERS with blank "ribbon" below. Fancy "winged" design below the hoop. On the reverse side it has been engraved "CRICKET BANTAMS - WINNERS DIV. II - 1929". normal age wear and patina. no gouges, no dings, no flaws. Very well made and sculpted piece. a very nice display item. near mint to mint.  49.50

ticket.  7/3/77.  SAN JOSE SUNBIRDS vs ST. LOUIS HUMMERS.  Women's Pro Softball.  reverse is clean.  no creases.  near mint.  6.50

film.  Castle Films Sport Parade #325 SPORT SPELLBINDERS.  16mm Complete Edition in illustrated box.  although it is undated; it is circa 1946.  Large 7" reel.  excellent or better.  45.00

cricket.  pre 1920 premium from Universal Theatres Concession Co. of Chicago.  2" diameter color illustration of a CRICKET batter.  Metal rimmed with glass cover.  On the back side is hook so it can be hung on wall.  Made in Germany.  There is minor age oxidation on the metal rim; otherwise the piece is excellent.  colors are bright and vivid.  Rare premium.  39.50

1965 SPRING SPORTS University of Washington Press Book.  covers crew; tennis; baseball; track and golf.  48 pages.  tons of info and stats.  tight and clean.  excellent plus.  scarce!  32.00

pennant.  1982 SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER SPORTS STAR OF THE YEAR Awards Banquet.  Seattle Center Exhibition Hall January 5 1982.  red and grayish blue on white.  red border strip.  as made - no tassels.  tip intact.   has yellowed with age.  very hard to find - the first one I have seen.  very light signature in upper left (Joe Stub it looks like or Staub).  displays nicely.  scarce!  48.00

LACROSSE.  tobacco silk.  red and green woven onto white silk like material.  approx. 1.75" by 3".  circa 1910 vintage.  some deterioration and splits in the silk.  clean.  displays nicely.  20.00

LACROSSE.  Pocket schedule for 1994 PHILADELPHIA WINGS.  Team photo on front.  WMMR Radio ad on backside.  nm/mint.  3.50

print.  1890 full color lithographed page from JUDGE Magazine.  Titled  "SPORT MAD".  Uncle Sam already shows signs of his annual lunacy.  artwork by Flohri.   Fantastic full color lithography of UNCLE SAM wearing a sports beanie with stack of Sporting News Newspapers under his arm and tons of Score Cards and Passes dangling from him.  He is being pulled toward a crowd of sportsmen that includes a jockey; athlete; base ball player; oarsman; lawn tennis player; shooter; lacrosse player.  There is a pole with a banner that reads PENNANT 1890.  colors are strong and bright.  great piece of Americana!  and they didn't even have ESPN back then!!!!    measures approx. 13" by 10".  Nice decorative item.  125.00

print.  1898 full color lithographed page from JUDGE Magazine.  Titled "THE INCONGRUITIES OF SPORT".  Showing how some men fail to find their proper athletic level; for the reason that they are not built that way.   In the center is a cartoon of a very tall and lanky CROQUET FIEND.  around him are cartoons of Base Ball Impresario; tennis hero; pugilist; bowler; canoeist; sprinter; foot-ball artist; bicycle crank; horseman.  artwork by Hamilton.  colors are strong and bright.  QUITE funny.  measures approx. 13" by 10".  Nice decorative item.  45.00

RUGBY.  Program from the Oct. 4; 1980 FINAL for the SAB CURRIE CUP in South Africa.  NORTHERN TRANSVAAL beat WESTERN PROVINCE 39-9.  48 pages; player photos; excellent.  ALSO includes excellent condition ticket from the game.  12.50

RUGBY.  Program from 6/2/82 U.S. COUGARS vs ENGLAND World Class Rugby.  Pop Keeney Stadium Bothell Washington.  large magazine format.  32 pages.  color cover.  photos of the players.  tight and clean.  near mint to mint.  10.00

old RUGBY Football padlock; 1920’s or older; 3” by 2.25”.  unknown maker. In raised lettering on front it says RUGBY; and also has illustration of a FOOTBALL. It looks like an American style football to me; with tapered ends. Remember; many American schools switched to Rugby rules from about 1900 to to 1919 or there about. Great piece. There is light gold tone color left – but it is mostly worn off. Highly unusual oddball item for the Football collector; the Rugby collector and most definitely for the padlock collector!   excellent   49.50

roller skating.  Full color advertising trade card from the late 1880's. Titled "IN TOW" it has a young boy wearing roller skates, holding onto the coat tail of the older man in front of him, who is also skating. Others skaters in background. Reads: "Compliments of "THE MONOGRAM", Barker and Thompson, 59 Commercial St., Salem Oregon. The reverse side has more advertising for THE MONOGRAM which appears to have been dealers and importers of Fine Key West and Domestic Cigars, All Kinds of Tobacco and Notions, Etc.".  In very nice condition. Normal wear with light creases in upper right. Colors are strong and vivid. NICE, early roller skating piece, as well as a great advertising item.  25.00

mint 1974 ROLLER DERBY ticket, Cleveland Arena, 5” by 1.5”.  3 part ticket for ROLLER GAMES – The Roller Derby  at the Cleveland Arena 1974. When are you going to see another one?  unused, mint.   20.00

1921 RANGER BICYCLES Catalogue from Mead Cycle Co. of Chicago, Illinois. Tri-color illustrations, 50 pages, approx. 8.5” by 11”. Over 15 different models pictured with tons of illustrations. There is pencil writing on the back cover. Appears to have been stored in a moist area, as there is light water staining, and some red "bleed through” on the illustrations. Very readable, overall very good. Great reference material!  150.00

Figural MARBLE SHOOTER Trophy on bakelite base. RARE!  575.00

press guide.  1987 U. WASHINGTON "Winter Sports".  Gymnastics and Men's & Women's swimming.  near mint to mint.  7.00

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