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Date of the auction: 15.10.2008

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Pair of 1963 World Champion Boston Celtics 10kt Gold, Diamond, and Enameled...

Pair of 1963 World Champion Boston Celtics 10kt Gold, Diamond, and Enameled Cuff Links, impressed marks and maker's name "Koch," dia. 7/8 in. Provenance: After the Boston Celtics won their fifth straight World Championship in 1963, team owner Walter A. Brown presented this set of cuff links to his

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Circa 1940 Boston Bruins Warm-up JacketCirca 1940 Boston Bruins Warm-up Jacket

Circa 1940 Boston Bruins Warm-up Jacket, applied patches "World's Champs, Stanley Cup, 1939," crossed American and Canadian flags, and "Bruins, N.H.L.," on cotton twill with black, gold and white ribbed collar, cuffs, and waist, the collar label "The Tool Shop Co., Detroit, Finer Sporting Goods

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Hold Your ManHold Your Man

Hold Your Man, 1933, "Palace Theatre Marion, Harlow/Gable," window card poster, screen print, Globe Poster Corp., St. Louis, 28 x 22 in. Note: The John Eberson designed Spanish Moresque style Palace Theatre in Marion, Ohio, opened August 30, 1928, with the MGM movie Excess Baggage. In 1976, the

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Jean Harlow/China SeasJean Harlow/China Seas

Jean Harlow/China Seas, 1935, "Loews Warfield, Gable/Harlow/Beery," San Francisco trolley window card, screen print, Francis-Valentine Co. printers, 27 x 20 7/8 in

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Jean Harlow Studio Star PortraitJean Harlow Studio Star Portrait

Jean Harlow Studio Star Portrait, 1935, MGM, USA, linen-backed, image 28 x 21 7/8 in

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Twenty-three 1951, 1954, and 1982 Bowman and Topps Baseball...

Twenty-three 1951, 1954, and 1982 Bowman and Topps Baseball Cards, nine 1951 Bowman; no. 76, Stan Lopata, no. 88, Eddie Robinson, no. 103, Andy Pafko, no. 105, Don Kolloway, no. 142, Aaron Robinson, no. 167, Murray Dickson, no. 216, Connie Ryan, no. 248, Johnny Klippstein, and no. 252, Homer "Dixie

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$50 - US$75

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Eleven American League Boston Red Sox Programs/ScorecardsEleven American...

Eleven American League Boston Red Sox Programs/Scorecards, including two 1960 vs. Detroit Tigers; two 1965 vs. Minnesota Twins and Washington Senators; two 1967 vs. Baltimore Orioles; 1969 vs. Cleveland Indians; three 1974 vs. Kansas City Royals (July), Detroit Tigers (July), and Cleveland Indians

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Hold Your ManHold Your Man

Hold Your Man, 1933, MGM, U.S., two lobby cards, 11 x 14 in

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Two Jean Harlow MGM Studio Publicity Portrait PhotographsTwo Jean Harlow...

Two Jean Harlow MGM Studio Publicity Portrait Photographs, 1936 and 1937, for Libeled Lady and Man in Possession, with press snipes, photos 12 7/8 x 10 and 13 x 10 1/8 in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Four Jean Harlow MGM Publicity Press Still Photographs with Typed Press...

Four Jean Harlow MGM Publicity Press Still Photographs with Typed Press Snipes, "Platinum Star of Screen Dies...," stamped ACME Newspictures," dated 6/7/37; one with Bureau of Industrial Services/Young and Rubicam label; "Stars Sob at Harlow Rites, stamped "INPsound/photo" and dated 6-9-37; and

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Group of Vintage Boston Red Sox Souvenirs and Baseball Related ItemsGroup...

Group of Vintage Boston Red Sox Souvenirs and Baseball Related Items, a souvenir miniature partial-gilt Hillerich & Bradsby Louisville Slugger Johnny Pesky 40 bat, a molded glass baseball bank, and a set of twenty-five 1950 Red Sox player photograph prints, a 1976 facsimile signed team ball, books

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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1939 Major League Baseball All Star Game Score Card and Ticket Stub1939...

1939 Major League Baseball All Star Game Score Card and Ticket Stub, July 11, Yankee Stadium, American League vs. National League, the ticket stub "Lower Grandstand Reserved Seat, $1.65, section 19, row Y, seat 10," (program with taped tears and pen notations

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Jean Harlow Autographed Manuscript "The Story of My Life,"Jean Harlow...

Jean Harlow Autographed Manuscript "The Story of My Life," by Jean Harlow, as told to Eleanor Packer, written in fountain pen "Best Wishes Jean Harlow," at the top center of the typed first page of a seventeen-page magazine article manuscript, appearing in the August, 1934 issue of New Movie

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Jean Harlow "Autographed" Portrait PhotographJean Harlow "Autographed...

Jean Harlow "Autographed" Portrait Photograph, likely signed by "Mama Jean," Jean Harlow's mother, "To, A Precious little girl whose name is Pam with my very Best Wishes, Affectionately, Jean Harlow," mounted at corners, photograph 13 x 9 7/8 in

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$75 - US$150

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Platinum BlondePlatinum Blonde

Platinum Blonde, 1931, Columbia, U.S., six lobby cards, 11 x 14 in

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Circa 2003 Senior PGA Golf Tour Autographed Buxton White Leather Golf...

Circa 2003 Senior PGA Golf Tour Autographed Buxton White Leather Golf Bag, approximately sixty-nine autographs, including Arnold Palmer, "Chi-Chi" Rodriguez, Orville Moody, Dana Quigley, Ed Dougherty, Frank Conner, Mark Hayes, Tom Jenkins, Tom Shaw, Doug Tewell, and more

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Set of Eight 1940s Personal Photographs of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway...

Set of Eight 1940s Personal Photographs of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park and a Set of Thirteen 1946 Boston Red Sox Related Photographs, on and off the field, including the World Series, Ted Williams, Johnny Pesky, and others, Tom Yawkey in the stands with Joe DiMaggio, George Raft, Edmund

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$350 - US$500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Seven British Jean Harlow Movie Publicity and Related ArticlesSeven British...

Seven British Jean Harlow Movie Publicity and Related Articles, including Picture Show Annual for 1938, China Seas, Suzy, and Libeled Lady, Reckless, MGM publicity flyers, Born to be Kissed sheet music, and a Danish Hold Your Man poster

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$135 - US$150

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Framed Jean Harlow/B.V.D. Bathing Suits Retail Advertising Display...

Framed Jean Harlow/B.V.D. Bathing Suits Retail Advertising Display Photograph "La Bourrasque" and a Chicago Sunday Times, June 2, 1935, Full-page Jean Harlow "New Glory For Platinum" Bathing Suit Promotional Pictorial, photograph in original B.V.D. gilt pressed faux snake skin frame, overall 11 1/2

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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1948 Boston Red Sox Autographed Baseball1948 Boston Red Sox Autographed...

1948 Boston Red Sox Autographed Baseball, including Mel Parnell, Jack Kramer, Bob Doerr, Ted Williams, Birdie Tebbitts, Johnny Pesky, and Joe McCarthy

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Jean Harlow/RecklessJean Harlow/Reckless

Jean Harlow/Reckless, 1935, "Loews Warfield, Harlow/Powell," San Francisco trolley window card, screenprint, 27 x 20 7/8 in

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Four Mark A. Vieira Print Jean Harlow Portrait Photographs and a...

Four Mark A. Vieira Print Jean Harlow Portrait Photographs and a Reproduction Clarence Bull MGM Studio Portrait Photograph of Jean Harlow, Vieira prints from two Virgil Apger, a George Hurrell, and Ted Allan original negatives, images 14 x 11 in

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Dinner at EightDinner at Eight

Dinner at Eight, 1933, MGM, U.S., lobby card, 11 x 14 in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Nine American League Chicago White Sox Official Score BooksNine American...

Nine American League Chicago White Sox Official Score Books, four 1958, including two vs. Boston Red Sox, vs. Washington Senators, and Detroit Tigers; three 1959, including vs. Washington Senators, and two vs. Detroit Tigers; two 1960, two vs. Washington Senators, (pen and pencil notations, toning

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$50 - US$75

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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1954 New York Yankees/Washington Senators Autographed Baseball1954 New York...

1954 New York Yankees/Washington Senators Autographed Baseball, with game umpire signatures, including Elston Howard, Phil Rizzuto, Eddy Fitz Gerald, Pete Runnels, Tom Umphlett, Dick Hyde, Eddie Moeller, Jim Busby, Mickey Mantle, Ed Lopat, Joe Tipton, Joe Paparella, Jim McDonald, Eddie Robinson

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Ten Hassan Cigarette No. 2 Series CardsTen Hassan Cigarette No. 2 Series Cards

Ten Hassan Cigarette No. 2 Series Cards, including track and field Martin Sheridan, Melvin W. Sheppard, J.A. Ruddy, Paul Pilgrim, Smythe Northridge, W.J. Keating, Budd Goodwin, R.E. Frizelle, Robert Cloughen, and Walter Bursch

Lot #: 27A

Estimate: US$25 - US$50

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Thirty-three Mecca Cigarettes Champion Athlete and Prize Fighter Series...

Thirty-three Mecca Cigarettes Champion Athlete and Prize Fighter Series Cards, Jeffries/Sharkey fight, Mace/King battle, Ben Jordan, Frank Klaus, Charles McCoy, Peter Maher, Jem Mace, Willie Beecher, Jack Burke, Jem Carney, Leach Cross, Jem Driscoll, two George Dixon, Billy Edwards, two Young Erne

Lot #: 27B

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Jean Harlow/State Theatre Window Card PosterJean Harlow/State Theatre...

Jean Harlow/State Theatre Window Card Poster, 1936, Stoughton, Massachusetts, "Jean Harlow-Spencer Tracy, Riff Raff," "Eddie Cantor, Strike Me Pink," "Margaret Sullivan-Randolph Scott, So Red The Rose," screenprint, 28 1/8 x 18 in

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$30 - US$50

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Libeled Lady ScriptLibeled Lady Script

Libeled Lady Script, October 1936, MGM, by Wallace Sullivan, Maureen Watkins, and Howard Emmett Rogers, dated June 29, 1936, typed, mounted with MGM paper label, numbered 44745, and stamped "COMPLETE," accompanied by a studio portrait photograph of Jean Harlow and Spencer Tracy

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$50 - US$75

Date: 15 Oct 2008

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Riff RaffRiff Raff

Riff Raff, 1936, MGM, U.S, five lobby cards, 11 x 14 in

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 15 Oct 2008