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Lot # 187: 1944 Bill Ricks, "Philadelphia Stars Flame Throwing Rookie" in Negro League Uniform

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 13 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "August Collectors Auction 2021",
which ran from 8/2/2021 6:00 PM to
8/21/2021 8:00 PM

Large c. 1944 photograph of Negro Leaguer Bill Ricks in uniform with the Philadelphia Star. He was one of the top young pitchers in the league, going 11-7 in 1944 while facing some of the biggest stars in the game. This is the only image of Ricks in uniform we have ever seen and it presents well!

Size: 5x8.75
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 3.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 8.5/10

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