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Lot # 243: Action Gum Collection (49)

Category: Non-Sports Cards

Starting Bid: $100.00

Bids: 13 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "2021 Winter Pop-Up",
which ran from 1/24/2021 7:00 PM to
2/7/2021 11:00 PM



Presented here is a substantial collection of 49 (of 96) ‘Action Gum’ cards, with many being in high grade. Issued by Goudey in 1938, this series features color illustrations of battle scenes and military equipment, with detailed descriptions given on the reverse. Very popular among non-sport collectors due to its bright artwork and interesting subject matter, this collection includes #s 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 17, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 40, 41, 42, 44, 46, 47, 50, 52, 54, 55, 56, 59, 66, 67, 73, 74, 78, 79, 83, 84, 85, 86, 89, 91, and 95. Condition is 35% NM to NM-MT, 30% EX-MT, 15% EX, 20% VG-EX or slightly lesser. Also interesting to note that of the 49 cards, 11 show ‘Goudey’ as the manufacturer, while the remaining 38 list the name as ‘Goudy’. Complete the set yourself or have 15-20 cards graded and enjoy the investment. Total of 49 cards.

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