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1950s-1990s Sports Illustrated Complete Issues (14) - All with Mickey Mantle Full or Partial Covers

Lot Number 1525

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Like millions of fans across America, Sports Illustrated magazine took a strong liking to Mickey Mantle. Proof of SI's love for the legendary Yankees slugger comes into view with this collection of (14) Sports Illustrated issues featuring full or partial covers, with:


6/18/56 Mantle's first SI cover appearance (VG) with address label on the front and minor staining on the back cover


7/9/56 All-Star Game cover with multiple photos (GD-VG) with address label and small paper loss


10/1/56 World Series cover with small Mantle photo (EX)


3/4/57 Full cover photo (EX) with address label


7/7/58 All-Star Game cover with multiple photos (VG-EX) with address label

 

7/2/62 Full cover photo (VG-EX+) with address label


6/21/65 Full cover photo (EX) with address label


5/8/67 Game action cover photo with Mantle and others (VG) with address label and small tape repair on the spine


3/25/85 Multi-subject cover with Willie Mays and Peter Ueberroth presents EX-MT details with deference to small tape repair on the spine, with address label


5/27/91 Shared cover photo with Roger Maris (NM) with address label


4/18/94 Full cover photo (NM-MT)


8/21/95 Full cover following Mantle's death on 8/13/95 (NM-MT)


1997 "Classic Pictures" special edition with Mantle full cover photo (EX-MT)


2004 "50th Anniversary" issue with Mantle and Mays cover (EX)

 



 
 
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