1959 Fleer Baseball Cards

1959 Fleer Ted Williams Early Years 1959 Fleer Ted Williams Early Years back

1959 Fleer Baseball Cards

Set Info

Manufacturer: Fleer

Year of Issue: 1959

Set Size: 80 Cards

Card Size: 2-1/2” x 3-1/2”


Set was not issued in series

Set Description

In 1959 Fleer signed Ted Williams away from Topps and assumed the star Ted Williams would be retiring, put out an entire 80-card set of cards highlighting Ted Williams and illustrating his life both in and out of baseball. Williams decided late in the fall to resign for another year perhaps damaging the sets impact. There is one very rare card in this set, #68 picturing Ted with Bucky Harris. Unfortunately Topps had Bucky Harris under exclusive contract and Fleer had to quickly halt production of this card making it a significant short print and a very difficult card to find.

1959 Fleer Ted Williams Ted Signs 1959 Fleer Ted Williams Red Sox
1959 Fleer Ted Williams 1 1959 Fleer Ted Williams All Star Record
1959 Fleer Ted Williams Famous Fisherman 1959 Fleer Ted Williams Goal
Price Guide (Complete Set)
  • VG – $500
  • EX – $900
  • NM – $1300
Key Rookies
  • N/A
Key Stars
  • 68 – Ted Signs
Errors & Variations
  • No significant errors or variations
Important Notes
  • #68 is very rare in comparison to other cards in the set
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