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1943 St. Louis Cardinals & Browns Team Signed Balls Each With Full JSA LOAs

Lot Number 361

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Sentiments ran high during the World War II era to keep baseball going and Major League players did their best in keeping up U.S. soldiers morale. Presented are two relics from this tumultuous period, an ONL Frick ball grade (6) signed by (7) 1943 St. Louis Cardinals average (8) signature strength, and an OAL Harridge ball grade (4) with surface abrasions affecting some signatures, signed by (16) 1943 St. Louis Browns with an average pen scripting quality of (6-7). Key signers are Hall of Famers Musial & Ferrell, and star players M. Cooper, Walker and Hayes. Full photo LOAs from JSA. More on our website.

The complete list of signers is as follows:

1943 St. Louis Cardinals
(7) signatures with
Sweet spot: M. Cooper
East panel: Walker and Gatch
West panel: Munger
North panel: Garner, Musial & Pollet
South panel: none

1943 St. Louis Browns
(16) signatures with
Sweet spot: Kreevich & Hayes
East panel: Gutteridge & Laabs
West panel: Schultz, Caster & Sewell
North Panel: Galehouse, Potter, Milnar & Taylor
South panel: Hofmann, McQuinn, Zarilla, Ferrell & Clary
Please note, the McQuinn and Zarilla signatures are partial due to a surface abrasion.

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