1934 Goudey Baseball Cards

1934 Goudey Lou Gehrig 1934 Goudey Lou Gehrig back

1934 Goudey Baseball Cards

Set Info

Manufacturer: Goudey
Year of Issue: 1934
Set Size: 96 Cards
Card Size: 2-3/8” x 2-7/8”

Series

High Series: 73-96

Set Description

The 1934 Goudey set included 96 major league players depicted on the cards. There is one card for each player except cards 37 and 61, which picture Lou Gehrig, the principal spokesman for the set and President of the Knot Hole Club. On the bottom front of each card from 1 through 79, Gehrig’s face appears with a saying “Lou Gehrig says.” The back or reverse of the card purports to quote Gehrig and ends with Gehrig’s facsimile signature. Gehrig’s signature cards include both National and American league players. From card 80 through 91, Chuck Klein is pictured on the front with his quotes on the reverse. All of the Klein cards are National league players. (two Braves, two Cardinals, two Reds, one Pirate, two Phillies, one Giant, one Dodger and one Cub). Gehrig’s quote is on Klein’s card #10 and Gehrig quotes himself on his two cards.

1934 Goudey Lou Gehrig 61 1934 Goudey Lefty Grove
1934 Goudey Kiki Cuyler 1934 Goudey Jimmy Foxx
1934 Goudey Hank Greenberg 1934 Goudey Dizzy Dean
Price Guide (Complete Set)
  • VG – $6000
  • EX – $20000
  • NM – $55000
Key Stars
  • 1 – Jimmy Foxx
  • 6 – Dizzy Dean
  • 37 – Lou Gehrig
  • 61 – Lou Gehrig
  • 62 – Hank Greenberg
Errors & Variations
  • Nothing significant
Important Notes
  • The set features two Lou Gehrig cards
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