Lot # 92: 1878-82 Spalding Pocket Score Book w/Walter Camp, Jim Tyng, & More (HOF)

Starting Bid: $150.00

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Item was in Auction "Spring, 2024 Premier Auction",
which ran from 3/11/2024 12:00 AM to
3/30/2024 9:00 PM

Outstanding hardcover Spalding scorebook, measuring 4 1/2" x 7 3/4" and completely filled with scored games, from 1878 and 1879.  The games are all collegiate, scored by a Yale fan or follower, and include many familiar names like Walter Camp, Jim Tyng, Tim Keefe (HOF) and more.  The scorebook appears VG/EX, neatly scored with pencil notations throughout, some fraying and wear at the edges and binding as a result of heavy use.  An outstanding document of early baseball, one of the finest and most complete we have handled.

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