The Cricket Collection Of Michael Smith, Cricket Lover Of Kent. Part Five

Lot 199:
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South Africa tour to England 1929. Two large album pages nicely signed by the two teams for the second Test, England v South Africa, Lord's 29th June- 2nd July 1929. Twelve signatures of the South Africa team including Christy, Mitchell, Morkel, McMillan, Owen-Smith, Catterall, Dalton, Cameron, Bell, Ochse etc. Nine England signatures of White, Hendren, Larwood, Hammond, Duckworth, O'Connor, Tate, Leyland and Sutcliffe. Some smudging to some of the England signatures. To verso, seven signatures of England players v Australia in 1928, including Hearne, Geary, Tyldesley, Larwood, Duckworth, Hendren etc. Sold with a small press photograph of Alex Bell bowling out Maurice Leyland in the Lord's Test, signed to the photograph by Bell. G/VG
Estimate: £80/120
The second Test ended in a draw. Top scorers in the match were Sutcliffe (100) in England's first innings and Leyland (102) and Tate (100no) in the second
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Lot 200
South Africa tour to England 1929. Two album pages signed by the two teams for the fourth Test, England v South Africa, Old Trafford 27th-30th July 1929. One page with fourteen signatures of the South Africa team in ink and pencil including van der Merwe, Taylor, Christy, Mitchell, Bell, McMillan, Deane, Morkel, Ochse, Siedle, Owen-Smith etc. The other page with twelve good England signatures in ink of Carr, Barratt, Woolley, Wyatt, Hendry, Sutcliffe, Freeman, Bowley, Duckworth, Geary, Leyland and Sandham. Good condition. Sold with an official scorecard for the fourth Test, incomplete handwritten scores. Horizontal crease, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
England won the fourth Test by an innings and 32 runs with centuries by Woolley (154) and Wyatt (113) in their only innings. Freeman took twelve wickets in the match, and Duckworth took three stumpings
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Jacobus Petrus Duminy. Western Province, Oxford University, Transvaal & South Africa 1919-1929. Single page handwritten letter in ink from J.P. Duminy, a member of the 1929 South Africa touring party to England. Dated 8th March 1976, Duminy is replying to a request for his autograph and recalls 'a real miracle of a one-handed "dive catch" I took at backward point to dismiss Maurice Leyland of Neville Quinn in the match at Headingley [third Test]'. Nicely signed 'J.P. Duminy'. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Duminy was not originally selected for the 1929 tour, and was working in Switzerland when he was called up as cover for injuries for the third Test at Headingley
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Bruce Mitchell. Transvaal & South Africa 1925-1950. Two page handwritten letter in ink from Bruce Mitchell, a member of the South Africa touring parties to England in 1929, 1935 and 1947. The letter, to Brian Bassano the cricket writer and collector, is dated 25th April 1992. Mitchell thanks Bassano for 'your wonderful book on South African cricket 1888 to 1970 which you so kindly sent me'. He recalls particular innings including Dudley Nourse's 231 against Australia to save the match, 'Stan McCabe's 199 not out was a beautiful innings to watch... My 164 at Lord's in 1935 was the best of my career because of the state of the wicket after rain and the destruction of the wicket by leather jackets in 1935. Luckily for us Balaskas too full advantage of the conditions and bowled for over 3 hours without having a four scored off him, he took 5 for 49 and 4 for 54, a great performance for a leg spinner, which won the test for us, our first against England in England'. Mitchell closes by celebrating South Africa's return to international cricket. Signed 'Bruce Mitchell'. Good cricket content. Sold with two small original press photographs of Mitchell, one signed in ink to the photograph. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Eric Londesbrough Dalton. Natal & South Africa 1924-1947. Two page handwritten letter in ink from Dalton, a member of the South Africa touring parties to England in 1929 and 1935. The letter is undated but was written in 1977. Dalton is replying to a request for his autograph and describes his successes playing golf since retiring from cricket in 1947, and lists the major South African championships he won including the Natal Championship five times, representing the South Africa Seniors at St Andrews in 1969 etc. He also expresses his pride as a 'double Springbok'. Signed 'Eric L. Dalton'. Sold with a trimmed mono press photograph of Dalton in batting action, signed by Dalton, and a postcard of Dalton in the nets. Also a two page letter from Jack Siedle, lacking a piece cut out, and a good press action photograph of Siedle batting against England at Trent Bridge in 1935. 10"x8". G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Lot 204
M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1930/31. 'Union-Castle Line R.M.S. Balmoral Castle' letterhead, nicely signed in ink by fourteen members of the M.C.C. touring party. Signatures are Sandham, Hendren, Tate, White, Leyland, Chapman, Lee, Farrimond, Wyatt, Voce, Goddard, Peebles, Allom and Duckworth. Lacking the signatures of Hammond and Turnbull who both returned separately. VG
Estimate: £70/100
The 1930/31 Test series was the first time England had lost to South Africa who won the first match, with the following four all drawn. Harry Lee had joined the team midway through the series as a replacement for Andrew Sandham who had been injured in a car accident in Durban
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Lot 205
M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1930/31. Eastern Province v M.C.C., Port Elizabeth, 31st January- 3rd February 1931. Page taken from a scorebook signed to the spaces for the batsmen's names by the eleven members of the Eastern Province team plus three others. Fourteen signatures in total. Signatures are Twigg, vanden Berg, Brann, Maritz, Pagden, Mardon, White, Theophilus, Whitlock, Davies, Boltman etc. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
M.C.C. won the match by 226 runs
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M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1930/31. An original mono postcard of the Union-Castle, R.M.S. Edinburgh Castle on which the M.C.C. touring party travelled to South Africa in 1930. Adhesive damage to verso. Sold with two mono candid postcard size photographs, one of Percy Chapman raising a glass while on deck, and another of ladies playing deck quoits. Also three postcard size mono photographs of Percy Chapman, Patsy Hendren and Maurice Tate, and a colour postcard of N.A. Quinn, 'South African International Cricketers 1929' series. Odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £25/35
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Lot 207
Sydney Harry 'Syd' Curnow. Transvaal & South Africa 1928-1946. Single page typed aerogramme letter from Curnow writing from his home in Australia, dated 30th July 1976. Curnow is replying to a request for his autograph and explains the delay caused by him emigrating from South Africa 'because of the political situation there'. He mentions his 'young friend Tony Greig' and also Eddie Barlow. Signed twice in ink 'S.H. Curnow'. Light creasing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Curnow played in three Test matches against England in the 1930/31 series
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John Alexander Kennedy Cochran. Griqualand West, Transvaal & South Africa 1929-1932. Single page handwritten letter from Cochran writing from his home in Johannesburg, dated 16th April 1976. Cochran is replying to a request for his autograph and apologises for the delay, 'I have just returned from a 6 week trip into the mountains in my caravan... [which] meant that I was unable to see anything of the matches against the International Wanderers'. Signed 'J. Cochran'. Light folds, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Cochran played only one Test match in a cricket career that lasted only three seasons. His one appearance for South Africa was against England at Durban in the final Test of the 1930/31 series
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Australia tour to England 1938. Page signed in ink by thirteen members of the Australia touring party. Players' signatures are Bradman, Chipperfield, McCormick, Barnes, Brown, White, Barnett, Walker, Waite, Ward and Fleetwood-Smith. Also signed by Bill Jeanes the tour manager. Top border with title torn off, not affecting the otherwise good signatures
Estimate: £50/70
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Australian tour of England 1948. Official autograph sheet for the Australian touring team to England 1948. Nicely signed in ink by all eighteen members of the party including Bradman, Harvey, Miller, Hassett, Johnson, Toshack, Brown, Morris, Hammence, Morris, Tallon, Lindwall etc. Barnes, hand stamped as usual. Inscribed and signed to top right hand corner of sheet by Arthur Mailey 'To R.D.S. Arthur Mailey'. Light folds and adhesive marks to verso otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
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Australia tour to England 1953. 'Coronation Tour'. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink by all seventeen members of the Australia touring party. Signatures include Hassett (Captain), Morris, Archer, Benaud, Craig, Harvey, Hole, Johnston, Langley, Lindwall, Miller, Ring, Tallon etc. Wear and damage to page. Sold with an original mono press photograph of the Australia team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire at Trent Bridge. G. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
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Australia tour to England 1953. Coronation Tour. Official autograph sheet fully signed by all seventeen players. Signatures include Hassett (Captain), Morris, Archer, Benaud, Craig, Davidson, De Courcey, Harvey, Hole, Johnston, Langley, Lindwall, Miller etc. Folded in envelope. Sold with a press cutting photograph of the 1938 touring party signed by Don Bradman. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 212
Australian tour of England 1956. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink by all seventeen members of the touring party including Johnson (Capt), Miller, Benaud, Craig, Davidson, Harvey, Langley, Lindwall, McDonald, Maddocks etc. Some fold marks otherwise in good condition. The sheet has been loosely mounted, framed and glazed. The sheet was signed at the Mackworth Hotel, Swansea where the team stayed for the tour match against Glamorgan on the 4th-7th August 1956 and was obtained by one of the porter's, the vendors brother in law
Estimate: £40/60
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Australia tour to England 1968. Official autograph sheet fully and nicely signed by all seventeen members of the Australia touring party. Signatures include Lawry (Captain), Jarman, Chappell, Connolly, Gleeson, Hawke, Inverarity, Mallett, McKenzie, Redpath, Taber, Walters etc. VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Australia tour to England 1981. Official autograph sheet for the 1981 tour fully signed by all twenty members of the Australian touring party. Signatures include Hughes (Captain), Marsh, Alderman, Border, Bright, T. Chappell, Hogg, Lawson, Lillee, Wood, Yallop etc. The sheet has been tightly trimmed. Sold with a further five Australia autograph sheets for the 1975 World Cup tour to Canada and England, 'Old Western Australia v Old Rest of Australia' 1987, Australia v New Zealand World Series Cup match 1988 and v Pakistan 1989 etc. Some faults, generally good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £40/60
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Australian 'Rebel' tour of South Africa 1986/87. Official autograph sheet with players' printed names, fully signed in ink by all twelve members of the South African team including Rice (Cpt), Cook, Donald, G.Pollock, McEwan, Henry, Le Roux, Pienaar, Richardson etc. VG
Estimate: £20/30
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New Zealand tour to United Kingdom, Prudential World Cup 1979. Official autograph sheet nicely signed in ink by all fifteen members of the New Zealand touring party. Signatures include Burgess (Captain), Howarth, Cairns, Chatfield, Edgar, Hadlee, Morrison, Wright etc. VG
Estimate: £25/35
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Sri Lanka 1988. Official autograph sheet for the 1988 tour to England. Fully signed by all eighteen members of the touring party. Signatures include Madugalle (Captain), Ranatunga, de Silva, Mahanama, Mendis, Ramanayake, Tillekeratne etc. Sold with an unofficial sheet for the Sri Lanka A tour to England 2004. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 218
Australia v New Zealand 1998. Benson & Hedges One Day International, Brisbane, 17th January 1998. Official autograph sheet on Queensland Cricket Association letterhead signed by eleven Australia and ten New Zealand players. Australia signatures include Border, Marsh, S. Waugh, Dyer, Taylor, Dodemaide, Jones, Boon etc. New Zealand signatures include J. Crowe, M. Crowe, Snedden, Chatfield, Blain, Hadlee, Gillespie etc. G
Estimate: £30/50
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Australia 1988/1989. Two official Western Australia Cricket Association autograph sheets for World Series Cup matches played at Perth, both fully signed. One for Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd January 1988. Twelve signatures including Border, Marsh, Boon, Jones, McDermott, S. Waugh, Whitney etc. The other for Australia v Pakistan, 2nd January 1989, thirteen bold signatures including Border, Marsh, Boon, Jones, Wood, M. Waugh, S. Waugh, Healy, Alderman, Hughes, McDermott etc. Staple holes to top left corner of both sheets, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 220
Australia youth team tours to England 1991-1999. Three official Australian Cricket Board autograph sheets for youth team tours. 1991 tour with fifteen signatures including Martyn, Gilchrist, Blewett, Kaspowicz etc. 1995 tour, sixteen signatures including Law, Langer, Gilchrist, Hayden, Kasprowicz, Ponting, Williams etc. 1999 tour, seventeen signatures including Clarke, Hauritz, Johnson, Voges etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Australia state cricket 1978-1996. Four official autograph sheets of Australian state teams. Sheets are South Australia 1978/79 (15 signatures), Queensland v Worcestershire 1989 (12 Queensland and 13 Worcestershire), Tasmania 1995/96 (16) and Victoria 1996 (10). Signatures include Blewett, Darling, Hogg, Sleep, Border, Ritchie, Healy, Law, Boon, Ponting, Jones, Fleming etc. G
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 222
'World Series Cricket Tour 1977-78'. Official 'World Series' autograph sheet signed in full by fourteen players and the manager Mike Denness. Players' signatures include Tony Greig (Captain), Zaheer Abbas, Imran Khan, Mustaq Mohammad, Barry Richards, John Snow, Eddie Barlow, Asif Iqbal, Alan Knott, Majid Khan etc. VG
Estimate: £30/50
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Players v Gentlemen 1912. Large album page signed by the Players team who played both at the Oval on the 11th-13th July and at Lord's on the 18th-20th July 1912. Twelve signatures of W. Rhodes (Captain), J.W. Hitch, F.A. Tarrant, H. Dean, E.G. Hayes, A.E. Relf, J.B. Hobbs, S.F. Barnes, J.W. Hearne, E.J. Smith, C.P. Mead and J.R. Gunn. Signed to verso by eleven members of the Worcestershire team who played Kent at Catford, 22nd/23rd June 1912. Signatures include Burns (Captain), Arnold, Cuffe, Bale, R. Turner, Chester, Collier, Crowe etc. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
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Cricket World Cup England 1999. Nine autograph sheets, the majority official sheets for teams participating in the 1999 Word Cup. Teams are England, South Africa, West Indies, New Zealand, Bangladesh, India, Kenya, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
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Lot 225
Sri Lanka 1991-1999. Three official autograph sheets for Sri Lanka tours to England 1991 fully signed, 1998 and 1999 both lacking the odd signature. G
Estimate: £30/50
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Indian autographs. 'Jukaso Inn, New Delhi' headed paper signed by twenty four former Indian Test cricketers. Signatures include Amarnath, Umrigar, Reddy, Apte, Prabhakar, Modi, Mankad, Desai, Ramchand, Solkor, Gavasker, Sharma, Wadekar etc . Names of players noted in pencil below signatures. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Lot 227
Glamorgan 1947. Large album page nicely signed in ink by eleven members of the team. Signatures include Wooller, Dyson, Jones, Watkins, Davis, Clay, Muncer etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 228
Glamorgan 1947. Smaller album page signed in ink by twelve members of the team. Signatures include Wooller, Robinson, Dyson, Jones, Watkins, Davis, Porter etc. G
Estimate: £25/35
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Lot 229
Australian tour of England 1948. 'Surrey County Cricket Club' headed paper, with handwritten heading to top border 'Australian Team 1948', very nicely signed in black ink by fifteen members of the touring party. Signatures are Don Bradman, Hassett, Lindwall, Barnes, Miller, Saggers, Brown, I. Johnson, Morris, W. Johnston, Tallon, McCool, Ring, Brown and Hammence. Only missing Neil Harvey from the full touring party. Horizontal fold, some browning otherwise good/very good condition
Estimate: £200/300
One assumes, that the page was signed either in the tour matches against Surrey on the 8th-11th May or 30th June, 1st/2nd July 1948 or at the fifth and final Test match played at the Oval on the 14th to 18th August 1948 when Bradman in his last Test match made a duck, bowled by Hollies, needing four runs for a Test career average of 100
Lot 230:
Lot 230
Worcestershire 1931. Larger album page very nicely signed in ink by ten members of the team. Signatures include C.F. Walters (Cpt), T.L. Winwood, Root, Nichol, S.W Styler, Jackson, Brook, Gibbons, Quaife etc. G/VG
Estimate: £60/80
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Lot 231
Glamorgan 1939. Larger album page very nicely signed in ink by thirteen members of the team. Signatures include M.J. Turnbull (Cpt), Evans, Clay, Dyson, Smart, Mercer Davies, Brierley, Clift etc. Some horizontal folds otherwise good
Estimate: £40/60
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Worcestershire C.C.C. c1949/1950. Official autograph sheet signed in ink by eleven Worcestershire players. Signatures include Wyatt (Captain), Kenyon, Perks, Cooper, Yarnold, Jenkins, Outschoorn etc. Horizontal and vertical folds, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
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Lancashire, Yorkshire and Durham. Three official autograph sheets/ pages. Lancashire 1979 signed by twelve players including Hayes, Wood, Hughes, Simmons, Lloyd, Pilling etc. The Yorkshire sheet for 1980 signed by twenty players including Hampshire, Boycott, Old, Bairstow, Carrick, Sidebottom, Athey, Illingworth etc. The Durham sheet for 1992 (first year as first class county) signed by twenty players including Bainbridge, Blenkiron, Botham, Briers, Graveney, Hughes, Jones, Larkins, Parker etc. Horizontal folds to the Yorkshire sheet, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
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Midlands county clubs 1970s/1980s. Five official and unofficial autograph sheets. Worcestershire 1983, twenty three signatures including Curtis, D. D'Oliveira, Illingworth, King, Neale, Newport, Ormrod, Pridgeon, Watkins etc. Colour team photograph laid down to the lower portion of the page. Leicestershire 1983, eleven signatures including Gower, Briers, Cook, Balderstone, Whitaker etc. Northamptonshire 1979, nineteen signatures including Watts, Cook, Larkins, Lamb, Sarfraz, Willey, Boyd-Moss etc. Warwickshire 1982, twenty one signatures including Willis, Amiss, Kallicharran, Humage, Dyer, Small etc. Nottinghamshire c1992, twelve signatures including Broad, Cairns, French, Cooper, Evans etc. G
Estimate: £30/50
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South East county clubs 1980s. Five official and unofficial autograph sheets. Surrey 1987, eighteen signatures including Jesty, Arnold, Bicknell, Grieg, Stewart etc. Middlesex 1984, fifteen signatures including Gatting, Emburey, Radley, Downton, Barlow, Edmonds, Cowans, Hughes, Butcher etc. Essex 1980, twelve signatures including Fletcher, East, Denness, Gooch, Lever, Pont etc. Sussex 1981, ten signatures including Barclay, Parker, Greig, Wells, Gould, Arnold etc. Kent 1984, twenty one signatures including Tavare, Alderman, Benson, Cowdrey, Ellison, Jarvis, Knott, Underwood, Woolmer etc. G
Estimate: £30/50
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South West county clubs 1970s/1980s. Four official autograph sheets. Hampshire 1979, eighteen signatures including Greenidge, Jesty, Marshall, Nicholas, Stephenson, Tremlett etc. Somerset 1984, seventeen signatures including Botham, Rose, Roebuck, Crowe, Marks, Felton etc. Gloucestershire 1984, eleven signatures including Graveney, Shepherd, Athey, Stovold, Bainbridge, Walsh etc. Glamorgan 1988, fourteen signatures including Maynard, Butcher, Morris, Dale, Watkin etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 237
Derbyshire c1955. Autograph sheet signed in ink by eleven members of the team. Signatures include Gladwin, Carr, Revill, E. Smith, Morgan, Lee, Hamer, Kelly, Dawkes etc. 'Derbyshire' printed to top and printed border to outside edge of card. G
Estimate: £25/35
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Lot 238
England 2001-2011. Four autograph sheets including England tour to Australia 2010/11 fully signed by the sixteen featured players. Signatures include Strauss (Captain), Anderson, Bell, Broad, Bresnan, Collingwood, Cook, Finn, Morgan, Panesar, Pietersen, Prior, Swann, Trott etc. Also an England Performance Squad tour to Australia 2010 with fifteen signatures including Bairstow, Lyth, Plunkett, Stokes, Taylor, Woakes etc, and two England U-19 sheets, v West Indies Under 19s, Durham 2001, and v India U-19, 2002. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 239
International autograph sheets 1997-2010. A selection of official and unofficial autograph sheets for India One Day Internationals 1997, South Africa Emerging Players tour to Australia 2006, New Zealand Emerging Players Squad 2008, Kolkata Knight Riders 2008, Bangladesh tour to England 2010, and Lashings World XI 2005. Sold with an official scorecard for England v New Zealand, fourth Test, The Oval, 19th-23rd August 1999, signed by nine players including Fleming, Bell, Cairns, Astle, Vettori, O'Connor etc. Qty 7. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Glamorgan C.C.C. Former Players' Association Luncheons. Three official County headed sheets nicely signed in ink by former players in attendance. Sheets are for luncheons held on 23rd July 1991 (twenty four signatures), 26th August 1994 (35), and 17th July 1996 (33). Signatures include Wilfred Wooller, Phil Clift, Don Shepherd, Tony Lewis, Ken Lewis, Stan Montgomery, Vivian Jenkins, John Davies, Hugh Davies, Alan Rees, Willie Whitehill, Willie Jones, Frank Clarke etc. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Worcestershire C.C.C. 1957-1978. Four official Worcestershire sheets for seasons 1957 (twelve signatures), 1967 (17), 1968 (16), and 1978 (18). Signatures include Peter Richardson, Bob Berry, Martin Horton, Bob Broadbent, Laddie Outschoorn, Don Kenyon, Roy Booth, Dick Richardson, Jack Flavell, Brian Brain, Duncan Fearnley, Norman Gifford, Tom Graveney, Ron Headley, Basil D'Oliveira, Alan Ormrod, Glenn Turner etc. Horizontal and vertical folds, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a mono copy photograph of Roly Jenkins being presented to King George VI, signed in later years by Jenkins. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Lot 242
Worcestershire C.C.C. 1987-2018. Black folder comprising thirty two official autograph sheets for the period. Seasons are 1987, 1989-1991, 1993, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009-2012, 2014 (3 copies), 2015 (2), 2016 (5), 2017 (8) and 2018 (2). G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
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Derbyshire 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Eleven signatures including Willatt, Gladwin, Carr, Jackson, Smith, Morgan, Hamer, Revill etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Essex 1950. Official autograph sheet on official Essex C.C.C. letterhead. Signed in ink by thirteen Essex players. Signatures include Pearce, Insole, Bailey, Avery, Gray, Vigar, R. Smith, Wade, Horsfall etc. The page laid down and trimmed. Sold with an album page signed in ink by twelve Essex players for 1955 including Insole, Barker, Preston, Williams, Taylor, Gibb etc. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Glamorgan 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Fourteen signatures including Wooller, D.E. Davies, Muncer, Pressdee, H. Davies, Willie Jones, Shepherd, Hedges, McConnon etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 246
Gloucestershire 1950. Album page nicely signed in ink by twelve Gloucestershire players. Signatures include Allen, Goddard, Crapp, Scott, Lambert, K. Graveney, Cook, T. Graveney etc. Also signed to verso by thirteen Glamorgan players of the period including Wooller, Watkins, Pleass, Montgomery, McConnon, Shepherd etc. VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 247
Hampshire 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Fifteen signatures including Eagar, Knott, Walker, Ingleby-Mackenzie, Harrison, Rayment, Shackleton, Gray, Dare, Horton etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 248
Kent 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Eleven signatures including Fagg, Knight, Pettiford, Ridgway, Evans, Wilson, Dovey, Witherden etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lancashire 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Fourteen signatures including Washbrook, Statham, Tattersall, Ikin, Berry, Edrich, Parr, S. Smith, Wilson etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Leicestershire 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Twelve signatures including Palmer, Lester, Jackson, Hallam, J. Smith, Smithson, V. Munden, Spence etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 251
Middlesex 1948. Official autograph sheet nicely signed in ink by twelve Middlesex players. Signatures include Mann, Sims, Edrich, L. Compton, Sharp, D. Compton, Young, Gray, Fairbairn etc. Horizontal and vertical folds, top edge laid down
Estimate: £30/40
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Northamptonshire 1950. Official autograph sheet signed in ink by fifteen Northamptonshire players. Signatures include Brown, Brookes, Oldfield, Garlick, Fiddling, Barron, Livingston, Barrick, Davis etc. Light creasing otherwise in good condition. Sold with an album page signed in ink by twelve members of the 1957 Northamptonshire team including Brookes, Tribe, Livingston, Davis, Andrew, Kelleher, Reynolds, Barrick etc. Also signed to verso by nine members of the 1956 Gloucestershire team. G. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
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Nottinghamshire 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Thirteen signatures including Simpson, Hardstaff, Stocks, Butler, Giles, Dooland, Harvey etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Somerset 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Ten signatures including Brocklehurst, Lomax, Tremlett, Lawrence, Stephenson, Wight, Smith, McMahon, Angell etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Sussex 1953. Album page signed in ink by fourteen Sussex players. Signatures include Sheppard, Doggart, John Langridge, Marler, Parks, John Langridge, Suttle, Oakes, Webb, Cox etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Warwickshire 1954. Autograph sheet with printed black border taken from a Surrey player's Benefit book mid/late 1950's. Twelve signatures including Tom Dollery, Hollies, Keith Dollery, Wolton, Gardner, Townsend, Bannister, Hitchcock, Bromley etc. Team title to top border. 6.75"x9.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Warwickshire 1965. Warwickshire compliment slip signed in ink by twelve Warwickshire players. Signatures include M.J.K. Smith, Jameson, Edmonds, Miller, Richardson, Amiss, A. Smith, Brown, Ibadulla etc. Vertical fold, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
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Yorkshire 1940s-1990s. Page signed in ink to both sides by twenty nine Yorkshire players of the period. Earlier signatures include Barraclough, Wilson, Lodge (2 matches, 1948), Birkenshaw, Aspinell, Holdsworth, Gillhouley, Taylor, Bainbridge etc. Sold with a page cutting signed by a further eighteen Yorkshire players including Schofield, Naylor (1 match, 1953), G.A. Wilson, Burgin, McHugh, Sutcliffe etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 259
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. 1934. Album page very nicely signed in black ink by twelve Nottinghamshire players. Signatures are B. Lilley, C.B. Harris, P. Vaulkhard, A. Staples, W. Voce, H.J. Butler, W.W. Keeton, H. Larwood, R.A. Taylor, J. Hardstaff jnr, J. Knowles and S.J. Staples. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 260:
Lot 260
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. c1933/34. Album page nicely signed in black ink by twelve Nottinghamshire players. Signatures are W. Voce, S.J. Staples, W.W. Keeton, H.R. Cox, A. Staples, A.W. Carr, G.V. Gunn, J. Hardstaff jnr, B. Lilley, H.J. Butler, C.B. Harris and W. Walker. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 261:
Lot 261
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. 1938. Large page nicely signed in black ink by fourteen Nottinghamshire players, three of the signatures on pieces laid down. Signatures are G.F.H. Heane, C.B. Harris, W.W. Keeton, G.V. Gunn, A.B. Wheat, W. Voce, A. Staples, J. Knowles, J. Hardstaff jnr, F.G. Woodhead, H.J. Butler, J. Bradley, D. Jones and A. Jepson. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 262:
Lot 262
Derbyshire C.C.C. 1920. Album page nicely signed in ink by eleven Derbyshire players. Signatures are J. Chapman, F.G. Peach, L. Oliver, H. Wild, H. Elliott, W. Carter, W.N. Malthouse (seven matches), H. Storer, W. Bestwick, A. Morton and S.W.A. Cadman. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 263:
Lot 263
Middlesex C.C.C. 1905. Album page nicely signed in ink by sixteen Middlesex players, four of the signatures on pieces laid down to the page. Signatures include G. MacGregor (Captain), G.W. Beldam, C.M. Wells, J. Douglas, R.E. More, G.G. Napier, B.J.T. Bosanquet, P.F. Warner, E. Mignon, A.E. Trott, J.T. Hearne, D. Hendren, L.S. Wells (six matches) etc. Minor staining to the page, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Lot 264:
Lot 264
Middlesex C.C.C. 1912. Album page signed in ink by fourteen Middlesex players. Signatures include C.V. Baker, F.T. Mann, H.R. Murrell, N.E. Haig, B.S. Foster, A.R. Littlejohn, E. Mignon, J.T. Hearne, J. Douglas, E.H. Hendren, F.A. Tarrant, J.W. Hearne etc. Slight bleeding to the signatures, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Lot 265:
Lot 265
Middlesex C.C.C. c1925. Album page nicely signed in ink by fourteen Middlesex players, one signature of G.O. Allen on piece laid down to the page. Other signatures include F.T. Mann, N.E. Haig, G.E.V. Crutchley, H.L. Dales, R.H. Hill, E.H. Hendren, H.R. Murrell, J.W. Hearne, F.J. Durston, H.W. Lee, A.J.B. Fowler, S.L. Beton etc. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 266:
Lot 266
Middlesex C.C.C. c1925. Album page signed by nine Middlesex players, three in ink. Signatures include F.T. Mann, N.E. Haig, C.N. Bruce, F.J. Durston, H.W. Lee, E.H. Hendren, H.R. Murrell, J.W. Hearne etc. Sold with an original mono postcard size press photograph of the 1920 Middlesex team. G
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 267:
Lot 267
Essex C.C.C. 1966-1999. Three official autograph sheets of Essex teams for 1966, 1983 and 1999. 1966 signatures include Bailey, Bear, Fletcher, Boyce, Barker, Edmeades, Lever, East, Acfield etc. Folds and some ageing to the 1966 sheet, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 268:
Lot 268
Gloucestershire C.C.C. c1955. Two album pages both signed in ink by twelve Gloucestershire players. Signatures include Crapp, Emmett, Young, Graveney, Mortimore, Carpenter, Wells, Wiltshire etc. One page also signed in ink to verso by fourteen Northamptonshire players c1955 including Brookes, Oldfield, Tribe, Livingston, Liddell, Reynolds, Tyson etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 269:
Lot 269
Hampshire C.C.C. 1970s-1990s. Three official autograph and team sheets and one album page of Hampshire players. Signatures include Pocock, Jesty, Greenidge, Marshall, Nicholas, C. Smith, R. Smith, Stevenson, Tremlett etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 270:
Lot 270
Kent C.C.C. 1950s-1960s. Five album pages of Kent signatures including Evans, Cowdrey, Wilson, Dixon, Pretlove, Knight, Dovey, Ridgway, Pettiford, Witherden etc. Includes the rarer signature of Clive Dring (one match, 1955). G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 271:
Lot 271
Lancashire C.C.C. 1940s-1950s. Two album pages of Lancashire signatures including Howard, Pollard, Wharton, Ikin, Washbrook, G. Edrich, Tattersall, Berry etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 272:
Lot 272
Northamptonshire C.C.C. 1950s. Three album pages of Northamptonshire signatures including Brookes, Tribe, Livingston, Tyson, Greasley, Wild, Subba Row, Liddell etc. Includes the rarer signature of Ray Hogan (3 matches). G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 273:
Lot 273
Sussex C.C.C. 1981, 1983 and 1990. Three official autograph sheets for Sussex teams. Signatures include Barclay, Arnold, Gould, I. Greig, Imran Khan, Mendis, Le Roux, A. Wells, C. Wells etc. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 274:
Lot 274
Warwickshire C.C.C. 1950s. Two album pages nicely signed in ink by twenty Warwickshire players. Signatures include Tom Dollery, Keith Dollery, Hollies, Townsend, Grove, Spooner, Pritchard, Ord, Wolton etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 275:
Lot 275
Worcestershire C.C.C. 1950s. Two album pages signed in ink by twenty one Worcestershire players. Signatures include Richardson, Bird, Outschoorn, Broadbent, Jenkins, Kenyon, Yarnold etc. Sold with a page for an M.C.C. match in 1980 including the signature of Basil D'Oliveira. Qty 3. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 276:
Lot 276 Lot 276
South Africa, Pakistan and county autographs 1940s/1950s. A selection of album pages including two with thirteen signatures of the 1951 South African touring party to England. The signatures on pieces laid down. Signature include McCarthy, Waite, van Rynevald, Mansell, Melle etc. Also an album page signed in ink by six members of the Pakistan team to England 1962 including Alim-ud-Din, Wallis Mathias, Antao D'Souza etc. County signatures include Derbyshire (11), Leicestershire (2), Middlesex (12), Nottinghamshire (12 signatures), Somerset (9), Yorkshire (16). G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 277:
Lot 277
Sussex C.C.C. 1928. Small album page signed in pencil (one in ink) by eleven Sussex players. Signatures are Arthur Gilligan, Ted Bowley, George Cox, Albert Wensley, Tich Cornford, Jim Parks, Harold Gilligan, Thomas Cook, John Matthews, Maurice Tate and John Langridge. G
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 278:
Lot 278
Lancashire League invitation match 1951. 'Mr Longworth's XI v Dr Bowling Holmes XI'. Two joined album pages each signed in ink by the teams for the match played at Blackburn, 8th-9th August 1951. Notable signatures include Bill Alley, George Tribe, Cecil Pepper, Bruce Dooland, Clive Walcott, Vijay Hazare, C.S. Nayudu, P.R. Umrigar, Gul Mohammed, Frank Worrell, George Pope etc. One page also signed by George Duckworth and Rex Alston, 'B.B.C. commentators'. G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
The match appears to have been held as part of the celebrations for the Blackburn Centenary 1851-1951. Harold Longworth was Chairman of the Lancashire League, and J. Bowling Holmes Chairman of Lancashire County Cricket Club. No record of the details of the match can be found
Lot 279:
Lot 279
England 1953. Large page nicely signed in ink by fifteen England players. Signatures are Trevor Bailey, Peter May, Reg Simpson, Fred Brown, Tom Graveney, Denis Compton, Roy Tattersall, Alec Bedser, Brain Statham, Fred Trueman, Godfrey Evans, Willie Watson, Jim Laker, Len Hutton and Don Kenyon. Horizontal fold, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 280
'England Squad Texaco Trophy 1989'. Unofficial autograph sheet fully signed in ink by thirteen England players, also Micky Stewart and Ted Dexter. Players' signatures are Gower (Captain), Gooch, Barnett, Gatting, Lamb, Smith, Botham, Pringle, Emburey, Rhodes, Foster, Jarvis and DeFreitas. G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 281:
Lot 281
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. 1938. Album page nicely signed in black ink by seventeen Nottinghamshire players. Signatures include George Heane (Captain), Harold Larwood, George Gunn, Arthur Staples, Bill Voce, Arthur Jepson, Joe Hardstaff, Sam Staples, Walter Keeton, Dennis Watkin, Harry Winrow etc. Sold with two official mono real photograph postcards of the 1938 Australian and Yorkshire teams. Qty 3. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 282:
Lot 282
Middlesex 1948. Album page signed in ink by eleven members of the team. Signatures include Robertson, Edrich, Compton, Young, Sharp, Sims etc. Slight smudge to the signature of Young otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 283:
Lot 283
Lancashire and Leicestershire c1938. Two album pages signed in ink, one by eleven Lancashire players, the other by fourteen Leicestershire players. Lancashire signatures include Iddon, Paynter, Place, Farrimond, Oldfield, Washbrook, Pollard etc. Leicestershire signatures include Tompkin, Prentice, Flamson, Sperry, Thursting, Astill, Dawkes, Watson etc. G
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 284:
Lot 284
Somerset C.C.C. 1975. Official autograph sheet signed by fourteen members of the 1975 Somerset team. Signatures include Brian Close (Captain), Tom Cartwright, Allan Jones, Derek Taylor, Ian Botham, Viv Richards, Brian Rose, Hallam Moseley, Bob Clapp etc. Includes the signature of John Hook who played only one first-class match. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 285:
Lot 285
West Indies 2002-2013. Five unofficial autograph sheets. Tours are one day squad to England 2004, seventeen signatures including Brian Lara (Captain), to England 2002 (15 signatures), 2009 (17), to Australia 2013 (15), and West Indies Under-19 World Cup in Australia 2012 (18). G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 286:
Lot 286
Australia 'A' tours 1995-2013. Four unofficial autograph sheets for Australia 'A' tours to England 1995, sixteen signatures including Hayden, Langer, Ponting, Gilchrist, Kasprowicz, Law etc. To Pakistan, fourteen signatures including Voges, Gillespie, Hussey, MacGill etc. One day squad to India 2008 (fifteen signatures) and to England 2013 (fourteen signatures). G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 287:
Lot 287
Australia tour to England 1953. Album page signed in ink by six members of the Australia touring party. Signatures are Neil Harvey, Richie Benaud, Alan Davidson, Ian Craig, Keith Miller and Graeme Hole. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 288:
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India tour to Australia 2014/15. Unofficial autograph sheet fully signed by all eighteen members of the India touring party. Signatures include M.S. Dhoni, Kohli, Ashwin, Dhawan, Jadeja, Pujara, Rahane, Raina, Sharma, Vijay etc. Sold with an unofficial autograph sheet for the 'India Emerging Players Squad' tour to Australia 2009. Sixteen signatures including Badrinath, Ashwin, Kohli, Mishra, Rahane, Vijay etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 289
Women's cricket 1998-2012. Three autograph sheets for Australia Women's tour to England 1998 fully signed by nineteen players, Australia to England 2001 (nineteen signatures), and the England Women's Squad 2012 (fourteen signatures, lacking Shrubsole). G
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 290:
Lot 290
Autograph sheets 1998-2008. Binder comprising six official and thirty unofficial autograph sheets. Official sheets are England team to West Indies 1998, England v New Zealand, first Test, Edgbaston 1999, Derbyshire 2003 and 2005, Northamptonshire 2004, Hampshire 2005. Unofficial sheets include India touring party to England 2007, England and India squads, Trent Bridge 2004, New Zealand squad to England 2008 etc. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 291:
Lot 291
Indian autographs. Pre printed autograph card with titles to top and printed boxes. Signed by twenty one Indian players, signatures include Tendulkar, Modi, Shastri, Contractor, Solkar, Apte, Umrigar, Manjrekar, Sandhu etc. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 292:
Lot 292
'England Test Captains 1940-1990'. Pre-printed page signed in ink by thirty England Test Captains. Signatures are Yardley, Cranston, Allen, Mann, Brown, Carr, Hutton, Sheppard, May, Cowdrey, Dexter, Smith, Close, Graveney, Illingworth, Lewis, Denness, Greig, Edrich, Brearley, Boycott, Botham, Fletcher, Willis, Gower, Gatting, Emburey, Chris Cowdrey, Gooch and Lamb. The signatures of Yardley, Allen and Hutton, laid down to card on pieces. G
Estimate: £70/100
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Lot 293
'Players Taking 200 Test Wickets' 1991. Pre printed autograph card with title to top, players' names and printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by twenty four players. Signatures include Richard Hadlee, Ian Botham, Kapil Dev, Imran Khan, Malcolm Marshall, Dennis Lillee, Bob Willis, Lance Gibbs, Fred Trueman, Brian Statham, Richie Benaud, Alec Bedser, Garry Sobers, Ray Lindwall, Bishen Bedi, Joel Garner, Michael Holding, Andy Roberts, Jeff Thomson etc. VG
Estimate: £70/100
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'Australia Captains- One Day Internationals 1971-1992'. Large pre printed autograph card with title to top and captains names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by eleven captains including Bill Lawry, Ian Chappell, Greg Chappell, Bob Simpson, Kim Hughes, Allan Border etc. Also 'Australia Centurions- One Day Internationals 1971-1992. Eleven signatures including G. Chappell, Wood, Laird, Wessels, Marsh, Jones, Boon etc. Qty 2. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 295:
Lot 295
'India Captains- One Day Internationals 1971-1992'. Large pre printed autograph card with title to top and captains names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by twelve captains including Wadekar, Venkataraghavan, Bedi, Gavaskar, Viswanath, Kapil Dev, Shastri etc. VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 296
'Sri Lanka Test Captains 1982-1992'. Large narrow pre printed autograph card with title to top and captains names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by six captains, Warnapura, Mendis, D.S. De Silva, Madugalle, Ranatunga, and P.A. De Silva. VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 297
'One Hundred or More Test Appearances 1877-1992'. Large pre printed autograph card with title to top and players' names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by fourteen players including Allan Border, Kapil Dev, Sunil Gavaskar, Colin Cowdrey, David Gower, Geoff Boycott, Ian Botham, Viv Richards, Clive Lloyd, Javed Miandad etc. VG
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 298
'England Players Scoring 200 Runs in a Test Innings 1940-1992'. Large pre printed autograph card with title to top and players' names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by sixteen players including Graham Gooch, John Edrich, Peter May, Denis Compton, Joe Hardstaff, Ian Botham, Len Hutton, Ted Dexter, Tom Graveney, Dennis Amiss etc. Lacking the signature of Barrington. The signatures of Hutton, Hardstaff and Botham on pieces paid down. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 299:
Lot 299
'Players Scoring 3000 Runs- One Day Internationals 1971-1992'. Large pre printed autograph card with title to top and players' names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by twenty three players including Graham Gooch, David Gower, David Boon, Allan Border, Gordon Greenidge, Desmond Haynes, Viv Richards, Imran Khan, Javed Miandad, Sunil Gavaskar, Kapil Dev, Martin Crowe etc. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 300:
Lot 300
'West Indies Test Captains 1965-1991'. Large narrow pre printed autograph card with title to top and players' names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by eight players, Garry Sobers, Rohan Kanhai, Clive Lloyd, Alvin Kallicharran, Deryck Murray, Viv Richards, Gordon Greenidge and Desmond Haynes. VG
Estimate: £30/50
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West Indies autographs. Three large narrow pre printed autograph cards for players taking 200 Test wickets 1928-1992, players scoring 5000 Test runs 1928-1992, and One Day International centurions, with title to top and players' names in printed boxes. Nicely signed in ink by eighteen players including Malcolm Marshall, Lance Gibbs, Joel Garner, Michael Holding, Garry Sobers, Andy Roberts, Brian Lara, Viv Richards, Clive Lloyd, Rohan Kanahai etc. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 302:
Lot 302
Bernard Hedges. Glamorgan 1950-67 and Don Shepherd. Glamorgan 1950-72. Excellent mono real photograph plain back postcards of Hedges and Shepherd, head and shoulders, wearing cricket attire. Both nicely signed in ink. Postcards by A. Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 303:
Lot 303
John Charles Clay. Glamorgan & England 1921-1949. Phillips 'Pinnace' premium issue cabinet size mono real photograph trade card of Clay, half length, wearing striped blazer. Very nicely signed by Clay. No.176c. 4"x6". VG
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 304:
Lot 304
Frank Edward Woolley. Kent & England 1906-1938. Sepia real photograph postcard of Woolley, three quarter length wearing cricket attire. Nicely signed in black ink by Woolley. B.C. Flemons, Tonbridge. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 305:
Lot 305
Herbert Sutcliffe. Yorkshire & England 1919-1945. Mono real photograph postcard of Sutcliffe, full length in batting pose. Nicely signed in black ink by Sutcliffe. Publisher unknown. VG
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 306
William Albert Stanley Oldfield. New South Wales & Australia 1919-1938. Mono plain back postcard of Oldfield standing full length in wicket keeping attire. Nicely signed with dedication in ink by Oldfield. Light crease, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 307:
Lot 307
Gilbert Wilkinson Dawson. Hampshire 1947-1949. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Dawson, head and shoulders in cricket attire. Signed in blue ink to the photograph by Dawson. Albert Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 308:
Lot 308
Harold Dawson. Hampshire 1947-1948. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Dawson, head and shoulders in cricket attire. Signed in black ink to the photograph by Dawson. Albert Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 309:
Lot 309
Frank Holmes Tyson. Northamptonshire & England 1952-1960. Mono plain back real photograph postcard of Tyson, head and shoulders wearing cricket attire. Signed to the photograph by Tyson. Albert Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. Date stamped to verso 15th June 1955. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 310:
Lot 310
Arthur Edward Robert Gilligan. Cambridge University, Surrey, Sussex & England 1919-1932. Mono real photograph postcard of Gilligan, full length, wearing blazer, nicely signed in ink by Gilligan to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 311:
Lot 311
Alfred Herbert Harold Gilligan. Sussex & England 1919-1931. Mono real photograph postcard of Gilligan, full length, wearing blazer, nicely signed in ink by Gilligan to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 312:
Lot 312
Albert Frederick 'Bert' Wensley. Sussex, Auckland, Nawanagar & Europeans 1922-1948. Mono real photograph postcard of Wensley, full length, wearing blazer, nicely signed in ink by Wensley to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 313:
Lot 313
George Rubens Cox. Sussex 1895-1928. Mono real photograph postcard of Cox, full length, wearing cricket attire, nicely signed in ink by Cox to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 314
Walter Latter 'Tich' Cornford. Sussex & England 1921-1947. Mono real photograph postcard of Cornford, full length, wearing wicket keeping attire, nicely signed in ink by Cornford to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 315:
Lot 315
Edward Henry 'Ted' Bowley. Sussex, Auckland & England 1912-1934. Mono real photograph postcard of Bowley, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, nicely signed in ink by Bowley to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 316
James Horace 'Jim' Parks. Sussex, Canterbury & England 1924-1939. Mono real photograph postcard of Parks, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Parks to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 317:
Lot 317
Andrew 'Andy' Ducat. Surrey & England 1906-1931. Mono real photograph postcard of Ducat, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Ducat to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 318
Thomas Frederick 'Tom' Shepherd. Surrey 1919-1932. Mono real photograph postcard of Shepherd, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Shepherd to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, minor blemish to surface, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 319:
Lot 319
Albert John Holmes. Sussex 1922-1939. Mono real photograph postcard of Holmes, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, nicely signed in ink by Holmes to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Lot 320
Edgar Oldroyd. Yorkshire 1910-1931. Mono real photograph postcard of Oldroyd, full length, wearing cap, blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Oldroyd to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 321:
Lot 321
Pelham Francis 'Plum' Warner, Middlesex & England 1894-1929. Excellent sepia real photograph postcard of Warner, full length, in batting pose playing a forward defensive stroke. The postcard very nicely signed to image in black ink by Warner. Foster of Brighton c1911. Very light creasing, otherwise in very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 322:
Lot 322
Arthur Percival Day. Kent 1905-1925. Mono real photograph postcard of Day, full length, in batting pose. Nicely signed to image in black ink by Day. Mockford of Tonbridge. Postmarked December 1911. Light crease to one corner, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a mono real photograph postcard of J.G.W. Davies (Cambridge University & Kent 1931-1951). B.C. Flemons of Tonbridge G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 323:
Lot 323
'The Force. Bat Series' postcards. Two real photograph postcards of J.W. Hearne and Patsy Hendren, each pictured head and shoulders, wearing caps, the Hearne in cameo. Both postcards nicely signed in ink to the image and postmarked 1911. Photos by C. Debenham. The Hendren postcard in good/very good condition, creasing to lower portion of the Hearne, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 324:
Lot 324
John Berry 'Jack' Hobbs. Surrey & England 1905-1934. Mono real photograph postcard of Hobbs in batting attire standing in front of the stumps. Nicely signed in black ink by Hobbs. Also a rarer mono real photograph postcard of Hobbs in batting pose 'At the Wicket' with wicketkeeper crouching behind the stumps, and a mono postcard of Hobbs walking out to bat. Photographers unknown. Sold with mono real photograph postcards of Andrew Sandham in batting pose by C.E. Smith, Oval Bookstall, Peter May by F.C. Dick, Oval Bookstall etc. Qty 6. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 325:
Lot 325
William Walter Keeton. Nottinghamshire & England 1926-1952. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Keeton in cameo, full length walking out to bat. Signed in blue ink to photograph by Keeton. Photographer unknown. Water staining to left edge, light crease, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 326:
Lot 326
Arthur Jepson. Nottinghamshire 1938-1959. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Jepson, head and shoulders wearing cricket attire. Signed in ink to the photograph by Jepson. Photograph by A. Wilkes & Son of West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 327:
Lot 327
Joseph 'Joe' Hardstaff junior. Nottinghamshire & England 1930-1955. 'Ardath Photocards England v Australia Test Series 1938'. Larger format cigarette card of Hardstaff signed in ink to the photo by Hardstaff. VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Middlesex C.C.C. 1905. Original mono real photograph postcard of the 1905 Middlesex team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and blazers. Players featured are MacGregor (Captain), Mignon, Palmer, Littlejohn, Trott, Hearne, Tarrant, Bosanquet, Warner, Wells and Douglas. Signed in ink to the photograph by Tarrant and to verso by Mignon and Littlejohn. Photograph by R. Scott & Co. Rapid Photo series no. 3782. VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1934. Mono real photograph postcard of the 1934 Yorkshire team seated and standing in rows wearing blazers. Fully signed in ink to the photograph by all twelve featured players. Signatures are Turner, Davidson, Verity, Smailes, Hutton, Wood, Bowes, Leyland, Sellers, Sutcliffe, Mitchell and Barber. Some creasing and ageing otherwise in good condition. Sold with seven Yorkshire team postcards for c1900, 1903, c1904, 1905 (two different) and 1975. Publishers unknown. Also a mono plain back real photograph postcard of the Yorkshire team for the match v M.C.C. at Scarborough 1951 by Walkers Studios of Scarborough. Qty 11. G
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 330:
Lot 330
Frank Edward Woolley. Kent & England 1906-1938. Sepia real photograph postcard of Woolley standing full length wearing an M.C.C. touring blazer. Signed in ink to the photograph by Woolley. Photograph by Flemons of Tonbridge. Slight damage to right edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 331:
Lot 331
John Berry 'Jack' Hobbs. Surrey & England 1905-1934. Sepia real photograph plain back postcard of Hobbs full length wearing England blazer and holding a bat at the wicket. Nicely signed in ink to the photograph by Hobbs. S. Georges of London. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 332:
Lot 332
Herbert Sutcliffe. Yorkshire & England 1919-1945. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Sutcliffe half length in cameo wearing England blazer. Nicely signed in ink to the photograph by Sutcliffe. Photographer unknown. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 333:
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Signed cricketer postcards. Six mono real photograph postcards, each nicely signed by the featured player to the photograph. Signed postcards include three by Sporting Handbooks of John Cotton (Nottinghamshire), Colin Hilton (Lancashire) and Brian Close (Yorkshire). Others are of Jim Laker (Surrey), John Hampshire (Yorkshire) and another of Close. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 334:
Lot 334
Leonard Hutton. Yorkshire & England 1934-1955. Mono real photograph postcard of Hutton walking out to bat in England cap. The card with printed inscription 'Leonard Hutton (Yorkshire) creates a Test Cricket Record, England v Australia at The Oval. August 23rd 1938. 364 runs'. Signed in blue ink by Hutton. Walter Scott of Bradford. Also a Walkers Studios mono real photograph postcard of Hutton in batting pose at the crease. Signed in black ink to the photograph by Hutton, the signature faded. Sold with three caricature postcards by Odhams Press of Alec Bedser, Reg Simpson and Roy Tattersall, each signed by the featured player, and a postcard of Lord's pavilion signed by Cyril Washbrook. Qty 6. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 335:
Lot 335
Test and county cricketers 1960s-1980s. A collection of thirty six mono and colour postcard size photographs, some official player photographs, each signed by the featured player, some in later years. Three photographs, candid in style, feature Tony Smith, Mike Brearley and Roger Prideaux walking off the pitch in batting attire while playing for Cambridge University. Each nicely signed to the photograph. Other signed photographs include Colin Cowdrey, Bob Wyatt, Steve Waugh, Mark Waugh, Bob Woolmer, Robin Smith, Richard Hadlee, Graeme Hick, Ray Illingworth, Alvin Kallicharran, Allan Lamb, Wayne Larkins, Peter May, Gubby Allen, Les Ames, Ian Botham, Don Bradman, F.R. Brown, Trevor Bailey etc. VG
Estimate: £40/60
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Signed postcards. Twenty six modern postcards each signed to the face by a cricketers. Signed postcards include a M.C C. Long Room card signed by Don Bradman and Len Hutton. A Barbados Independence 1996 first day of issue card of Garry Sobers, signed by Sobers. Twelve signed M.C.C. Centenary of the Ashes cards. Signatures include Don Bradman, Les Ames, Bob Simpson, Doug Padgett, Allan Lamb, Brian Statham, Roy Tattersall, John Warr, Allan Border, Mike Brearley etc. Three Yorkshire Badge postcards signed by Len Hutton, Brian Close and Geoff Boycott etc. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 337:
Lot 337 Lot 337
'J/V' and 'Universal' series signed postcards. Thirteen 'J/V' signed postcards, Set 1 of Chris Broad (2), Gladstone Small, and Allan Lamb. Set 2, Boycott (2, 1 signed to verso), Willis, Underwood, Amiss, Knott and Illingworth. Two others of Richard Hadlee and Ian Botham. Twelve 'Universal' postcards by Stamp Publicity of Lara, S. Waugh, Turner, Stewart (2), Knott, R. Smith, M. Hughes, Lamb, Larkins, Boon, Border and Malcolm. Qty 25. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 338:
Lot 338
West Indies. Colour postcard of the Nelson Monument, Bridgetown, Barbados nicely signed to the verso in ink by West Indies Test players, Everton Weeks and E.A.V. Williams, sent from Barbados, postmarked 17th January 1959. G
Estimate: £20/30
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R.M.M.V. Winchester Castle. Sepia real photograph postcard of the Union-Castle Line ship nicely signed to verso in ink (one in pencil) by eighteen cricketers c1950s. Signatures include J.A. Young, P.B. Clift, J.H. Wardle, D. Kenyon, J.F. Crapp, J. Cornford, L. Harrison, A. Coxon etc. No record of a cricket tour comprising these players can be found. Punch holes and light vertical crease to left edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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'Australian Test Team' 1930. Twelve real photograph, same series, sepia postcards of members of the Australian team to England, some head and shoulders, some posed or action images. Players are Bradman, Walker, Wall, McCabe, Fairfax, Hurwood, Hornibrook, Oldfield, Kippax, Ponsford, Woodfull and Richardson. All the postcards have title 'Australian Test Team' followed by printed players name to lower border. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 341:
Lot 341
Bobby Abel and Digby Jephson. Surrey. Rarer mono real photograph postcard of Abel and Jephson walking out to bat, both wearing Surrey caps. Wrench Series no. 4154. Postmarked 1905. G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 342:
Lot 342
Yorkshire. Two mono real photograph advertising postcards, 'Famous Professionals at Gamage's'. One of Herbert Sutcliffe, the other of Roy Kilner. Both players shown head and shoulders wearing blazers, Kilner with Yorkshire cap. Photographs by Sport & General. Not previously seen by the auctioneer. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 343:
Lot 343
Albert Edwin Trott. Victoria, Middlesex, London County & England 1892-1910. Rarer mono real photograph postcard of Trott standing full length in cricket attire and Middlesex cap. Rival Photographic Series no. R.P. 1610. Very good condition. Sold with a mono real photograph postcard of Trott in bowling pose. Hartmann series no. 1383, and a colour postcard of Trott by Raphael Tuck & Sons, series no. 6451. G. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 344:
Lot 344
Cricket postcard. Sepia real photograph postcard depicting a display of a large collection of cricket bats displayed below a selection of framed Vanity Fair and other prints. Publisher and location unknown, possibly the collection of Sir Julian Cahn?. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 345:
Lot 345
Cricket postcards. A good selection of cricket postcards including mono real photograph postcards of Haigh, Hirst and Rhodes at Blake Lee Guest House, Marsden, J.E. Shaw & Son. C.B. Fry Rotary Photo 3805. Colour postcard of C.B. Fry, Valentine's Series. Also team postcards of New Zealand 1931, Australia 1938 etc. Sold with a small quantity of Star Series postcards, and a set of five postcards of Kent players in original folder (Star Series), (folder lacking front cover, first postcard detached). Also a collection of Lord's related mono postcards etc. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 346:
Lot 346
'M.C.C. Team 1909-10 On Board S.S. Saxon'. Rarer 'Officers Mess Cigarettes' postcard of the M.C.C. team, standing and seated in rows, who toured South Africa in 1909/10. Players featured include Leveson-Gower, Fane, Wynyard, Strudwick, Woolley, Hobbs, Denton, Rhodes, Blythe etc. Postmarked Oudtshoorn, 18th March 1911. G
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 347:
Lot 347
England Ashes Winners. Two mono real photograph postcards of Ashes winning teams. 'Warner's Ashes' 1903/04 series in Australia, J. Beagles & Co, London no. 268. 'The Team who brought back the Ashes' 1928/29. Also a mono postcard of the England team v Australia, Lord's 1921. Qty 3. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 348:
Lot 348
West Indies team postcards. Two mono real photograph postcards, one of the rarer England and West Indies teams photographed together for the first Test match between the two sides, played at Lord's 23rd-26th June 1928, the other of the West Indies team on the same tour. Both published by Bookstalls, Lord's & Oval. Also a mono real photograph postcard of the West Indies touring party to England 1939, and a mono postcard of the 1928 West Indies team. Qty 4. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 349:
Lot 349
South Africa team postcards. Three mono real photograph postcards of South Africa tours to England. Teams are 1907, Davidson Brothers series no. 3074, 1929, J. Smith Bookstall, London, and 1935, 'A.W.S'. Also a mono postcard of the 1907 team by 'Eventoscope'. Qty 4. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 350:
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Don Bradman and Australia team postcards. Four mono real photograph postcards of Australia touring teams to England. Teams are 1905, Philco series no. 6003F, 1921, Rotary Photo no. 3835, 1930, J. Smith Bookstall, Lord's, and 1938 'S&F'. Also a mono real photograph postcard of Don Bradman, 'Records broken or equalled by Don Bradman, Australia', Barton Pictorial, London. Qty 5. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 351:
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Australia player postcards 1905 and 1909. Two mono real photograph postcards from the 1905 tour to England, one of Warwick Armstrong in batting pose, Ralph Dunn & Co. No 1006, Thiele, and Victor Trumper, Ralph Dunn & Co. No 100, Thiele. Silvering to the Trumper postcard, otherwise in good condition. Also three mono real photograph postcards of players from the 1909 tour, P.A. McAlister, A.J. Hopkins, and W.W. Armstrong, each depicted in batting poses, all three by Davidson Bros. of London. G/VG. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/40
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Cricket ground postcards c1900s-1950s. A rarer mono postcard of a match in progress at Headingley c1905. W & T Gaines, Leeds, no. 779. A colour postcard of 'The Oval, Manly [Sydney]', Star Photo Co. Also a mono real photograph postcard of Lord's, Kingsway Real Photo Series, and two aerial views of Lord's, Aero Pictorial no. 16353, and another similar, unnumbered. G/VG. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 353:
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Early comic postcards. Ten colour comic postcards, including two of cartoons by Lance Thackeray, one of W.G. Grace seated in front of a smartly dressed young man with the caption 'I should like to play you at ping-pong', the other of a rotund batsman standing in front of splayed stumps, the umpire looking on saying 'I am quite sure'. Both published by Raphael Tuck & Sons 'Write Away' series nos. 624 and 983 respectively. Sold with a set of six 'Humours of Cricket' postcards by 'Tom B' published by Davidson Bros, London etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 354
George Frank Henry Heane. Nottinghamshire 1927-1951. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Heane, head and shoulders wearing a blazer. Photograph by A. Wilkes & Son of West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 355
Joseph 'Joe' Hardstaff junior. Nottinghamshire & England 1930-1955. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Hardstaff, head and shoulders in cricket attire. Photographer unknown
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 356:
Lot 356
William Walter Keeton. Nottinghamshire & England 1926-1952. Mono postcard size press photograph of Keeton, head and shoulders wearing cricket attire and blazer. Pin holes to corners otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 357:
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Cricket postcards. A selection of twelve mono real photograph postcards. Three mono real photograph postcards by Hartmann, one of A.J. Turner (Essex) in batting post with caption 'A boundary this time', series no. 1385 c1910. C.H.G. Bland (Sussex) in bowling pose 'I mean it this time', series no. 1379. H.R. Foster (Worcestershire) in fielding pose 'I was waiting for that', series no. 1370. Also a mono real photograph postcard of Jack Hobbs in batting pose, J. Beagles & Co, series no. 357.C. Sold with three other Hartmann postcards of C.T. Burnup (Kent), series no. 1653, G.L. Jessop (Gloucestershire), no. 1661, and J.R. Mason (Kent), no. 1665, etc. Silvering to some of the Hartmann postcards, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 358
Australia cricketers and teams. Two mono real photograph postcards by Hartmann of C. Hill standing full length in batting attire with caption 'Delighted', series no. 1659, and J.J. Darling in batting pose, 'Off Drive', series no. 1654. Sold with three mono postcards of Australia teams for 1909-1921. Qty 5. Some silvering to the Harmann postcards, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 359:
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Cricket teams and players postcards 1930s-1950s. Six mono real photograph postcards including West Indies Cricket Team 1933 signed to verso by Herman Griffith. Yorkshire team 1936 by Charles of Leeds. Yorkshire 1950s. Les Ames in batting pose by Flemons of Tonbridge. 'Tich' Freeman of Kent standing with a young man. A.O. Jones of Nottinghamshire in batting pose, Rotophot. Sold with a collection of ten Star Series postcards etc. Qty 16. G
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 360:
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Yorkshire v M.C.C. 1934. Original mono real photograph postcard of the M.C.C. team standing in front of the pavilion at Scarborough for the match played 1st-4th September 1934. Players are Wyatt (Captain), Kennedy, Smith, Holmes, Gilligan, Hendren, Enthoven, Garland-Wells, Sims and Human. Photograph by Walkers Studios of Scarborough. Adhesive marks to verso otherwise in good condition. Sold with an original mono photograph of the teams and dignitaries seated and standing in rows in front of the pavilion for H.M.S. Valiant XI v Mayor's XI, Scarborough 1932. 10.5"x5" laid to mount with hand printed names below, overall 10.5"x7.5". The mount rather crudely trimmed, odd surface marks to the photograph. Qty 2
Estimate: £35/45
Yorkshire beat M.C.C. by an innings and 39 runs. Requiring 153 runs to make Yorkshire bat again, M.C.C. found themselves at the end of the second day's play four wickets down with only one run scored, and were bowled out for 114 on the final day
Lot 361:
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Victor Thomas Trumper. New South Wales & Australia 1894-1914. Four postcards of Trumper in differing batting poses. Series include a real photograph postcard, Ralph Dunn & Co, photograph by Thiele, series no. 1001. The other printed postcards are a Hartmann series no. 1670, also T. Bolland and E. Hawkins & Co. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 362:
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Australia players and teams postcards 1900s. Four mono real photograph postcards include H. Carter 1909, Davidson Bros. Clem Hill, Wrench Series no. 1392. L. Fleetwood-Smith, Raphael Tuck & Sons no. 3839A. A. Cotter, Ralph Dunn & Co no. 1012. Three colour postcards of S.E. Gregory, A. Cotter, and W.W. Armstrong, all by Millar & Lang. Others include Star Series, Topical Times etc. Qty 14. Odd faults to some, generally good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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Australia team postcards 1905-1930. Four mono real photograph postcards and four mono postcards of Australian touring teams. Teams are 1905 (three different), 1909, 1921, 1930 (three different). Publishers include T. Bolland, Philco, Philip G. Hunt, Jaeger, J. Smith Oval Bookstall etc. Also a mono postcard of the Australian team taking the field for the first match of the 1905 tour v Gentlemen at Crystal Palace, 4th-6th May. Odd faults, generally good condition. Qty 9
Estimate: £50/80
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South Africa tour to England 1907. Three mono real photograph postcards and three mono postcards of the 1907 South African touring team. Some images are similar but from different publishers. Publishers include Scott of Manchester, Davidson Bros, Philco, Eventoscope, Topical etc. Qty 6. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 365:
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South Africa team postcards 1907-1947. Four mono real photograph postcards and two mono postcards of South Africa touring teams. Teams are 1907, 1912, 1924, 1929, 1935 and 1947. Publishers include Topical, L. Sales & Son, J. Beagles & Co, J. Smith Oval Bookstall, W.E. Green etc. Odd faults, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £30/40
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Test team postcards 1905-1936. Eight mono real photograph postcards and two mono postcards of Test teams. Teams are Warner's team in Australia 1904, England 1907, Australia 1921, England 1921, South Africa 1929, India 1932, West Indies 1933 (2 copies), South Africa 1935, and India 1936. Publishers include Rosemont Photo Leeds, Philip G. Hunt, C. Smith, J. Smith, Hills & Lacey, A.W.S. etc. Sold with a modern reproduction postcard of the England team in Australia 1876/77. Odd faults, overall in good/ very good condition. Qty 11
Estimate: £30/50
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County team postcards. A selection of mono postcards, some real photographs, of counties. Team are Kent 1904, 1906 (2 different), 1958. Middlesex c1904, 1947, Northamptonshire c1960, Nottinghamshire (Wrench no. 3273), Surrey c1906, Sussex c1920, Worcestershire c1907 etc. Other publishers include Lankester, De'Ath & Dunn, Mockford, Durhams etc. Sold with a selection of eighteen Star Series postcards. Qty 31. G
Estimate: £30/50
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Worcestershire C.C.C. postcards c1910s-1950s. A selection of mono and colour postcards, some real photographs, of the County Ground, Worcester. Publishers include Photochrom, Frith, Valentine etc. Sold with a selection of other cricket related postcards, mainly modern. Qty 29. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Signed trade cards. Twenty seven signed trade and postcards. Series include 'England Internationals in the 90s' (Qty 16), T.C.C.B. (3), Cornhill Insurance (2), and E.C.B. (2) etc. Each card signed by the featured player. Signatures include C. Cowdrey, Alec and Eric Bedser, Willis, Botham, S. Pollock, Thorpe, Malcolm, Crawley, Hemmings, Tufnell, Small, Hick, Hussein, Lamb, Russell, Ramprakash, Reeve, Bicknell etc. Odd duplication. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 370:
Lot 370
Northamptonshire C.C.C. 1904. Original sepia real photograph postcard of the Northamptonshire team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire, blazers etc. Players featured include Horton (Captain), Smith, W. Kingston, H. Kingston, Crosse, East, Thompson, Pool etc. The photograph by Greenway Photo. Rounding to corners, some wear to extremities, otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £50/80
Northamptonshire were awarded first-class status in December 1904 following four successful seasons in the Minor Counties Championship
Lot 371:
Lot 371
Northamptonshire C.C.C. c1919. Original sepia postcard of the County Cricket Ground, Northamptonshire, depicting a match in progress with spectators in the foreground looking on. Postmarked 19th August 1919. Published by P.N. Series of Artistic Cards, no. 938. Unidentified signature in ink to the front. G/VG. Rare
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 372:
Lot 372
Jack Hobbs and Duleepsinhji 1929. Sepia real photograph postcard of Hobbs and Duleepsinhji walking out to bat at Scarborough, playing for C.I. Thonrton's XI v South Africans, 4th-6th September 1929. Photograph by Walkers Studios of Scarborough. Adhesive damage to verso, minor surface marks to the photograph. Sold with a sepia postcard with image of Hobbs and advertising message produced for the M.C.C. 'Bodyline Tour' 1932/33. G. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 373:
Lot 373
Comic and other cricket postcards. An interesting and varied selection of humorous Victorian, Edwardian and 1920s-1940s postcards. Artists include J.W.G., Donald McGill, Fred D. Howard, Frederick Spurgin etc. Publishers include Cynicus, Living Picture Series, Bamforth & Co., Philco, Davidson Bros., Delittle, Fenwick & Co., E.S. London, Inter Art Co. etc. Odd nicks and wear otherwise in good condition. Qty 28. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 374:
Lot 374
Comic and other cricket postcards. An interesting and varied selection of humorous Victorian, Edwardian and 1920s-1940s postcards. Includes an Australian Christmas postcard of a kangaroo being bowled over, possibly Bodyline? Artists include Donald McGill, Kinsella, Lance Thackeray etc. Publishers/ series include Kismet, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Langsdorf & Co., etc. Odd nicks and wear otherwise in good condition. Qty 33. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 375:
Lot 375
Don Bradman postcards. A selection of Bradman related modern postcards. Various series including Australia Post, Bradman Collection State Library of Australia etc. One postcard creased but signed by Bradman. Qty 67. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
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'Cricketers'. Misch & Co. Series 478. 1905. Set of six colour postcards with artwork by Fred. S. Howard, each depicting a player with the captions 'A Cut to Leg', 'Fielding the Ball', 'Bowled, 'A Catch in the Slips', A Close Shave' and 'Caught and Bowled'. One postcard with adhesive damage to verso, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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M.C.C. Christmas and greetings cards 1930s-1950s. Eight original greetings cards and flyers, some in proof form. Items include a two sided M.C.C. Christmas greetings card featuring Alfred Mynn to face, with biography by E.N.L. (Lucas) to verso, a single sided card titled 'Greetings 1935-1936 above printed eight line poem, surrounded by illustrations of cricketers, stumps, bats, W.G. Grace and a cricket scene, with another similar card dated 1936-1937. All three cards with M.C.C. emblem and trimming to borders in M.C.C. colours, 6"x9.5". Sold with an official flyer for the England v Australia match, Lord's 24th-28th June 1938 listing the two team squads and notices relating to the publication of official scorecards for the match below. To verso a printed reproduction of David Harris from the sketch by George Shepherd below M.C.C. emblem, printed in blue. 5.5"x9", with a proof of a Christmas card based on the same subject of David Harris. Also a single page flyer for Gentlemen v Players, Lord's 1951 featuring engravings of ancient cricket matches etc. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 378:
Lot 378
Marylebone Cricket Club Greetings card 1937. Single side printed card published to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the M.C.C. The card features a reproduction of an engraving of 'A Match in progress on Thomas Lord's Ground in Dorset Square, 1793', and a poem below by 'E.V.L.' (E.V. Lucas). M.C.C. trimming to borders in M.C.C. colours. 7.25"x9.5". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 379:
Lot 379
Frederick John Durston. Middlesex & England 1919-1933. Phillips 'Pinnace' premium issue cabinet size real photograph trade card of Durston with ball at the wicket. No. 61c. Plain back. 4"x6". VG
Estimate: £30/40

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