Cricket Scorecards, FDC's, Programmes, Magazines Etc

Lot 621:
Lot 621
Kent C.C.C. 1934. Official scorecard for Essex v Kent, Brentwood, 30th May- 1st June 1934. Nicely signed in ink to the scorecard by the three Kent centurions. Signatures are Bill Ashdown (332 runs), Frank Woolley (172) and Leslie Ames (202). Staining and damage not affecting the signatures. Sold with a modern four page leaflet describing the match in which Kent made 803/4 declared, winning the match by an innings and 192 runs. G
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £390
Lot 622:
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Kent C.C.C. 1909. 'World's Record Last wicket stand 235 by A. Fielder & F.E. Woolley'. Rare original silk scorecard for the match Worcestershire c Kent, 5th-7th July 1909, played at Stourbridge. Some staining, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a mono postcard of Woolley and Fielder standing in front of the scoreboard, and a modern leaflet describing the match. G
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £300
In the match which Kent eventually won by an innings and 33 runs, Worcestershire batted first and made 360 all out, with Pearson making 161, Kent in reply made 555 all out but were 320-8 when Colin Blythe walked out and was promptly out first ball for 0. Woolley and Fielder then proceeded to add 119 off the last hours play and they continued the next morning with a further 116 runs in 80 minutes enjoying a partnership of 235, before Woolley was out, which remains the tenth wicket record in county cricket to this day. Worcestershire were then bowled out by Blythe (7-44) for 162. Fielder took six and Blythe eight wickets in the game. This was Fielder's only first class century. Arthur Fielder played 253 first-class matches, taking 1,277 wickets at an average of 21.02 and featured in four County Championship winning sides for his County
Lot 623:
Lot 623
England v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the 2nd Test match played at Lord's on the 15th, 16th & 17th June 1905. Light horizontal fold otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
The 2nd Test match was drawn, no play being possible on the final day. For Australia, Armstrong took five wickets in the match, Darling top scored with 41 in Australia's only innings. For England, Jackson took 4-50, C.B. Fry top scored with 73 in the first innings and MacLaren made 79 in the second
Lot 624:
Lot 624
Derbyshire v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the tour match played at the County Ground, Derby on the 10th, 11th & 12th July 1905. Light vertical crease otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
The tour match was won by Australia by 105 runs. For Australia, Armstrong took five wickets in the first innings and Cotter six in the second innings, Gehrs top scored with 72 in the first innings and Laver 78 in the second. For Derbyshire, Cadman made 66, Levi Wright 66 etc and Cadman took seven wickets in the match
Lot 625:
Lot 625
Leicestershire v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the tour match played at Aylestone Road, Leicester on the 12th, 13th & 14th June 1905. Odd minor foxing otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
The match was drawn. For Australia, Howell and Noble took six wickets in the match, Noble top scoring with 79 in the first innings and Trumper 70 in the second. For Leicestershire, De Trafford top scored with 63 in the first innings and Coe 64no in the second. Jayes took 4-70 in the Australian first innings
Lot 626:
Lot 626
England v Australia 1905. Original early scorecard for the 5th Test match played at The Oval on the 14th, 15th & 16th August 1905. Vertical crease and minor soiling otherwise in good condition. A rare scorecard
Estimate: £70/90
Hammer price: £55
The 5th Test match was drawn, England winning the series 2-0. For Australia, Cotter took nine wickets in the match including 7-148 in the first, Duff top scored with 146 in the first innings and Hill with 34 in the second. For England, Brearley took six wickets in the match including 5-110 in the first, C.B. Fry top scored with a fine 144 in the first innings and Tyldesley made 112 in the second
Lot 627:
Lot 627
Gentleman v Players 1883. Official silk scorecard for the match played at Kennington Oval, 28th-30th June 1883. Players include Barlow, Ulyett, Shrewsbury, Lockwood, Barnes, Emmett, Lord Harris, Steel, Hornby, Lucas etc. Framed and glazed, overall 8.75"x11". Ex H.A. Wolfe collection. Minor staining and some wear, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £180
The match was tied
Lot 628:
Lot 628
Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle. M.C.C. 1900-1907. Official scorecard for Gentlemen of M.C.C. v The Navy, Lord's, 26th June 1901. Representing the Gentlemen in the match was Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes. Horizontal fold, otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Arthur Conan Doyle's first class cricket career comprised ten matches, all for M.C.C. The match to which this scorecard relates was not first class, Conan Doyle contributing 31 runs in the M.C.C.'s victory over The Navy by 136 runs
Lot 629:
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Surrey C.C.C. scorecards 1903-1931. Four official scorecards for matches played at Kennington Oval. Scorecards are Surrey XII v Next XVI, 27th-28th Apirl 1903. Light folds and minor loss to edges, otherwise in good condition. England v Australia, 14th-18th August 1926. England v Australia, 16th-22nd August 1930 (top edge trimmed). Surrey v Gloucestershire 2nd-5th May 1951. Sold with a printed chart showing Hutton's scoring strokes in his record score of 364 against the Australians at The Oval. Published by The Exchange Telegraph Co. Ltd, 23rd August 1938. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 630:
Lot 630
Leicestershire scorecards 1931-1949. Selection of five home and six away scorecards for the period. Home programmes include v Derbyshire 1932, v Yorkshire 1946, v Sussex 1946 etc. Away scorecards include v Yorkshire 1931, v Surrey 1931, v Lancashire 1935, v Yorkshire 1938 etc. Handwritten and printed scores. Some faults, generally fair condition. Qty 11
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 631:
Lot 631
Surrey C.C.C. 1955. Official Luton Town C.C. printed scorecard for a match v 'A Surrey XI' played at Luton on 5th June 1955. The scorecard signed to the front by thirteen Surrey players. Signatures include Surridge (Captain), A. Bedser, E. Bedser, Stewart, McIntyre, Barrington, Loader, Clark etc. Minor creases, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
An unusual feature of the match is that the actor, Boris Karloff, is recorded as one of the umpires
Lot 632:
Lot 632
Yorkshire v Kent, Royal Visit, Harrogate 1991. Large official limited edition commemorative scorecard for the match which was attended by The Duchess of Kent with colour photographs of the two teams, special first day cover and signed by both teams, the Yorkshire and Kent Presidents and Yorkshire Chief Executive. Signatures include Moxon, Gough, Byas, Carrick, Cowdrey, Igglesdon, Fleming, Benson, Ellison, Marsh etc. Limited edition 21/50 produced. 17"x12". G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 633:
Cricket commemorative stamps 1980s/1990s. Selection of commemorative stamps and miniature sheets, the majority Commonwealth, including Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 1999, Christmas Island '25 Years of Cricket', Australia Test Centenary, 1877-1977, Sri Lanka 'First Test Match' 1982, St. Vincent etc. G
Estimate: £20/30
Withdrawn
Hammer price: withdrawn
Lot 634:
Lot 634
'The Australian Bicentenary Album 1788-1988'. Official album containing official first day covers, stamps and postcards of the England and Australian test grounds and teams. With front page with photographs of Len Hutton and Don Bradman, each signed below on page by the two Ashes Captains. The signed page being limited edition 23/150 and the album being limited edition 208/700. VG. Sold with 'Cricket Leaders of the World' 1984. Album containing a collection of twelve first day covers issued 8th August 1984 by islands of the West Indies. Each stamp features a well known cricketer, eight are signed in ink by the featured player. Signatures include Leslie Ames, Alan Knott, Godfrey Evans, Derek Underwood, Bob Woolmer, Geoff Boycott, David Bairstow etc. Sold with a Kent C.C.C. 'Commemorative Stamp Portfolio' with three certificates (two numbered) signed by Derek Underwood, Alan Knott and Bob Woolmer. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 635:
Lot 635
'W.G. Grace. 150th Anniversary of the Birth of W.G. Grace 1848-1998' Commemorative green album produced by Stamp Publicity in 1998 containing various modern postcards of Grace, twenty four official M.C.C. first day covers with Grace stamps and postmarked for various grounds he played on, with wording by David Frith. The front title page hand signed by Dominic Grace, Great- great grandson of W.G. Limited edition number 8 of 150 copies produced. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 636:
Warwickshire C.C.C. commemorative covers and scorecards 1970-2005. Two commemorative covers celebrating Triple Trophy Winners 1994, signed by Dermot Reeve and Dennis Amiss, and Double Trophy Winners 1995 signed by M.J.K. Smith, Amiss, Brown etc. Sold with a collection of over ninety Warwickshire scorecards c1970's, 'The Story of Warwickshire Cricket' L. Duckworth with some signatures of players laid down to back on pieces including Wyatt, Smith, Jones, Jameson, Horner etc and other Warwickshire brochures and booklets. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £75
Lot 637:
Lot 637
Don Bradman. 'Centenary of the Ashes 1982'. Commemorative cover boldy signed in later years by Bradman. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 638:
Lot 638
Sri Lanka 'Rebel' tour of South Africa 1982. Large commemorative cover produced for the unofficial 'Test' played at Johannesburg, 19th-23rd November 1982, nicely signed in ink by twenty eight Sri Lanka and South Africa players. Sri Lanka signatures include Perera, Alponso, Opatha, Karunaratne etc. South Africa signatures include Kirsten, Rice, Pollcock, Cook, Kuiper, Kouire etc. Limited edition no. 125/200. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50
Lot 639:
Lot 639
West Indies 'Rebel' tour of South Africa 1983. Large commemorative cover produced for the unofficial 'Test' played at Newlands, Cape Town, 21st-25th January 1983, nicely signed in ink by twenty five West Indies and South Africa players. West Indies signatures include Rowe (captain), Kallicharran, Croft, King, Murray, Clarke, Stephenson etc. South Africa signatures include Kirsten (captain), Rice, Le Roux, Pollock, Kourie, Cook, Jennings, Richards etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
Lot 640:
Cricket first Day Covers. Forty, mainly Australian, commemorative covers 1983-2008 covering Don Bradman's 75 birthday 1983, Centenary Test 1977, Australia v Pakistan 1990, India v Australia 1989, Australia v West Indies 1992/93, Sheffield Shield finals, Ashes and other Test series, B&H Cups etc. G
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £12
Lot 641:
Commemorative covers 1960s-1990s. Collection of twenty three commemorative covers of which thirteen are signed. Signed covers include 'Sheffield Cricket Lovers Society Tour 1968' signed by Len Hutton and Norman Yardley, a Benham Silk cover signed by Robin Smith, also Tom Graveney, Peter Moores etc. Unsigned series include NatWest Trophy final covers for 1982, 1983, 1986, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1996 etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 642:
Lot 642
Northamptonshire C.C.C. Commemorative covers 1980s/1990s. Two commemorative covers issued to celebrate 'One Hundred Years of Cricket at the County Ground, Northampton 1886-1986', one signed by fourteen Northamptonshire players, the other by fifteen members of the 1896 New Zealand touring party. Signatures include M. Crowe, Watson, Bracewell, Rutherford, Stirling, Blain, Larkins, Lamb, Cook, Mallender etc. Sold with eight covers issued to commemorate the last three day County Championship match played at Northampton v Kent, 21st-24th August 1992, signed in total by approx. forty players. Qty 10. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £30
Lot 643:
Lot 643
Sheffield Cricket Lovers Society tour 1968 commemorative cover. Signed by Hutton and Yardley. With original printed insert. Sold with a Wombwell Cricket Lovers' Society 21st Anniversary Commemorative Issue cover dated 25th September 1972, the printed insert signed in ink by Dickie Bird and Alan Gibson. Qty 2. G/VG
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £25
Lot 644:
Lot 644
Cricket Centenaries. Four first day covers, 'Sussex C.C.C. Centenary 1872-1972' signed by Tony Greig, Jim Parks (Junior and Senior), Snow and Ted Dexter, 'Gloucestershire C.C.C. Centenary 1870-1970' signed by twelve players including Procter, Emmett, Graveney, Crapp, Zaheer, Sadiq Mohammad, Mortimore etc, 'Somerset C.C.C. Centenary 1891-1991' signed by Tavare and Jimmy Cook and 'The Centenary of the County Cricket Championship Centenary 1873-1973' signed by Tyson, C. Lloyd, D. Murray, B. D'Oliveira, Colin Cowdrey and Hick. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 645:
Lot 645
Centenary of Test Cricket. England v Australia 1877-1977. Official Melbourne Cricket Ground first day cover signed in ink by thirteen England batsman with listing of Tests played against Australia up to 1977. The signatures, collected by Tom Graveney, are Barrington, Boycott, Compton, Colin Cowdrey, Dexter, J. Edrich, W. Edrich, J. Hardstaff, Len Hutton, May, E. Paynter, Washbrook and Graveney. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 646:
Lot 646
West Indies. Official M.C.C. Bicentenary 1787-1987 first day cover signed in ink by sixteen West Indian Test players. Signatures include Sobers, Walcott, Gibbs, Fredericks, Hunte, Roberts, Gomez, Weekes, Ramadhin, Wes Hall, Alexander, Griffith, Rae etc. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 647:
Lot 647
South Africa. Official M.C.C. Bicentenary 1787-1987 first day cover signed in ink by nineteen South African Test players. Signatures include Barlow, Bland, Procter, Rowan, McGlew, Lindsay, Goddard, P. Pollock, Tayfield, McLean, Waite, Mitchell, van Ryneveld etc. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
Lot 648:
Lot 648
Australia. 'Cornhill Insurance Centenary Test match, Lord's 1980 first day cover signed by Australians Lindsay Hassett, Inverarity, Bill Ponsford, Morris, Cowper, Benaud, Burge, Bill Brown and Jack Fingleton. The signatures collected by Tom Graveney. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 649:
Lot 649
England v India. Lord's 1990. First day cover for the Test match at Lord's 1990 signed by the five players who made centuries in the Test match. The signatures are Gooch (333), Lamb (139), Smith (100no), Azharuddin 121 and Shastri (100). Sold with an official fully printed scorecard for the match. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 650:
Lot 650
Australia. Centenary Test 1980. Two first day covers signed by eleven Australian Test players. Signatures are Sheahan, I. Chappell, R. Archer, A. Davidson, Jeff Thomson, B. Taber, Craig, McKenzie, Gleeson, A. Turner and Brian Booth. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 651:
England v Australia Centenary Test Match 1980. A green presentation folder with embossed '1880 1980' emblem of a kangaroo and lion on the front cover. Limited edition 179/250. Folder comprises an official TCCB First Day Cover, printed photographs of the two teams, signed to the borders by all twelve England players and all fourteen Australian players. Signatures include Botham (Captain), Gatting, Gooch, Bairstow, Jackman, Hendricks etc. Australian signatures include Chappell (Captain), Border, Wood, Pascoe, Hughes, Thompson, Lillee etc. Minor fading to a few signatures otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 652:
County Cricket Centenary stamps, commemorative and first day covers. A good selection including 'County Cricket 1873-1973' official medallic first day cover in presentation folder. 'The Test Cricket Centenary 1877-1977' official commemorative cover in green presentation folder. Other stamps and covers, all loose mounted to album pages. A good selection of County Cricket covers, 1973, postmarked in different locations, variations of stamps, misprints etc. G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £15
Lot 653:
Northamptonshire C.C.C. 1960's-2000. Collection of Nothamptonshire related ephemera including menus for functions and Dinners 1980's/2000's includes Centenary 2005, some signed, cricket ties, brochures, programmes, photographs, some signed, team photographs and images, modern players photo cards, scrapbooks with some signatures etc. In one large box. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 654:
Cricket books, brochures, programmes and photographs. Two boxes containing a selection of books and brochures, odd one signed including Cowdrey, Brian Johnston, Viv Richards, Joel Garner, Botham etc, a selection of cricket press photographs, signed John Player League Annual 1973, profusely signed, ladies scraves including Surrey 'County Champions' 1971 and Sussex County Cricket Club 'Hove Ground Centenary 1972 (both in very good condition), The Bicentenary Test Album 1987 and The Australian Bicentenary Album 1988, cricket game etc. Good selection
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £84
Lot 655:
Lot 655
'1845-1995 Surrey C.C.C. 150th Anniversary'. Large official limited edition commemorative display with colour photographs of the Surrey team and The Oval, special first day cover signed by Alec Stewart and a panel signed by twenty three Surrey players. Signatures include Stewart, Thorpe, Ward, Benjamin, Pigott, A. Hollioak, B. Hollioak, de la Pena, Kenlock, Slipper, Bainbridge etc. Limited edition 38/50 produced. 19.5"x13.5". Odd faults to edges, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 656:
Lot 656
'A Cavalcade of Cricket'. Official red folder containing twenty four prints after J. Hawkins, featuring international cricketers in action, published by County Print Services in 1992, limited edition 4 of 100. Sold with 'The Glory of Lord's. A Tribute to the headquarters of English cricket'. Official folder with various first day covers, postcards, stamps etc issued by Stamp Publicity in 1994 as a limited edition of 1000 copies, this being number 92. Qty 2. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 657:
Lot 657
'Farewell, St. Lawrence Lime'. Irving Rosenwater. Newnham on Severn, Gloucestershire 2005. A broadsheet poem composed on the destruction of the lime tree at the St. Lawrence Ground, Canterbury, in the strong winds on the night of Friday, January 7, 2005. Issued in a limited edition of 190 numbered copies, each signed by Irving Rosenwater, Jules Akel (typographer) and Christopher Saunders (publisher), this being number 86. Framed and glazed, overall 12"x16". G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 658:
Lot 658
'Australian Sporting Personalities' 1981. Set of four colour postcards produced from the stamps on the first day covers, each featuring a different sportsman. Includes the scarcer card of Victor Trumper. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 659:
Lot 659
'Exhibition of Women's Cricketana 1745-1963'. Official souvenir booklet for the exhibition held at the Qantas Gallery, Piccadilly, London, 13th-25th May 1963, held to mark the third tour of England by the Australian Women's Cricket Team. Some wear and tears to spine, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £15
Lot 660:
'Australian Cricket' Magazine. 1979/80 Vol 1 no. 7, 1980/82 Vol 1 nos. 6-12, 1982/83 Vol 3 nos. 2-12, 1983/84 Vol 4 nos. 1-7, 1984/85 Vol 16 nos. 1-7, 1985/86 Vols 17 nos. 1-7 and 9-11. Qty 46. Minor duplication. G. Sold with four 'Australian Cricket' Yearbooks for 1970-1974 plus a selection of more modern Australian cricket magazines. G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £40
Lot 661:
Lord's and M.C.C. 1960s-1990s. Box containing a collection of ephemera. Items include fixture cards, members' cards, regulations, magazines, yearbooks, newsletters, photocopied scorers reports etc. Also three official M.C.C. autograph sheets v Australians 1989, New Zealand 1990 and v Worcestershire 1989, all fully signed, a copy of 'Double Century', Tony Lewis 1987, good dustwrapper, with signature of Lewis on piece laid down to title page, Lord's scorecards 1960's to date etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 662:
Lot 662
Copford Cricket Club v Old England. Official programme for the match played at Copford, 10th July 1988. Signed in ink to pen portraits on centre pages by seventeen former English players. Signatures include David Allen, Tom Cartwirght, Robin Hobbs, Roy Booth, Basil D'Oliveira, Jim Parks, Dennis Amiss, John Snow, Derek Underwood, Mike Harris etc. Sold with a colour copy photograph of Jim Hutchinson in later years (Derbyshire 1920-1931), signed by Hutchinson. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £10
Lot 663:
Lot 663
India tour of South Africa 1992/93. Official tour brochure signed to pen pictures by all sixteen members of the Indian touring party, and sixteen South Africans. Signatures include Azharuddin, Shastri, Kapil Dev, Manjrekar, More, Prabhakar, Tendulkar, Kumble, Wessels, Cronje, Cullinan, Donald, Henry, Kirsten, Rhodes etc. Sold with literature issed by Ali Bacher of the South African Cricket Union with an inaugural report. Also a scrap book comprising press cuttings relating to the England 'Rebel' Tour, 1889. Sold with a box of South African related cricket books including tours, histories, biographies etc with odd signatures. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £90
The 1992/93 tour was the first 'official' tour following the lifting of the ban on South Africa

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