1941 Play Ball Baseball Cards

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Set Description

Gum, Inc. in Philadelphia issued this set of 72, which are colorized black & white photos, with many of the same images from the 1940 set. The backs have the card number and the player bio. The last of the sets issued by Play Ball, many consider this the best and most visually attractive.

Important Notes

he 2nd series is slightly tougher to find than the 1st series

Set Info

Manufacturer: Play Ball
Year of Issue: 1941
Set Size: 72 Cards
Card Size: 2-1/2” x 3-1/8”


Low Series: 1-48
High Series: 49-72

Price Guide (Complete Set)

VG – $3,000
EX – $5,000
NM – $10,000

Errors & Variations

No significant errors or variations.

Key Rookies

54 – Pee Wee Reese

Key Stars

13 – Jimmie Foxx
14 – Ted Williams
18 – Hank Greenberg
70 – Bill Dickey
71 – Joe Dimaggio
72 – Lefty Gomez

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