Lot # 61: 1913 Reach Base Ball Catalog w/Bender & Crawford (HOF)

Starting Bid: $100.00

Bids: 20 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Spring, 2023 Premier Auction",
which ran from 4/9/2023 12:00 PM to
4/29/2023 9:00 PM

Attractive 32-page catalog featuring an illustration of Philadelphia pitcher Chief Bender on the cover, presenting the 1913 line of equipment from the A.J. Reach Co.  Measuring approximately 4 1/4" x 8", interior pages feature a host of baseball images amidst equipment illustrations and descriptions, including a variety of popular players from the era.  Hall of Famers pictured inside include Rube Marquard, Christy Mathewson, Eddie Plank, Johnny Evers, Joe Tinker, Home Run Baker, Eddie Collins, Harry Hooper, Tris Speaker, Honus Wagner, Nap Lajoie, Walter Johnson, Sam Crawford, and Ed Walsh, along with future Black Sox Joe Jackson and Chick Gandil.  The front cover demonstrates some wear and age-related discoloration, with interior pages faring slightly better.  A beautiful equipment guide, loaded with product illustrations and player photos.

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