Autograph Sheets/Album Pages

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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1950s-1990s. Green file comprising a good selection of mainly modern press photographs, letters, cuttings, trade cards etc. relating to Yorkshire cricket. A good number of items signed by the featured player. Over forty original press photographs/ player portraits, the majority 10'x8'. Signatures include Richie Richardson, Fred Trueman, David Bairstow, Geoff Boycott, Paul Jarvis, Don Wilson, Brian Bolus, Mel Ryan, Barry Wood, Dickie Bird, Doug Padgett, Simon Kellett, David Byas, Peter Hartley, Phil Robinson, Mark Robinson, Darren Gough etc. Some duplication of signatures. Includes some unusual press photographs of Fred Trueman appearing as a circus ring master with an elephant, and in a chef's hat carving a joint of beef. Also a commemorative cover issued for the 'Centenary of the First County Championship Win 1893-1993'. Limited edition no. 69/100, signed by Richie Richardson, Richard Blakey and Martyn Moxon. G/VG
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £95
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County autographs c1939. Green autograph book comprising a good selection of nicely signed pages of County teams, the majority dated 1939. Signatures in pencil unless stated. Teams are Essex (9 signatures), Nottinghamshire (10), Leicestershire (13), Sussex (12), Kent (10), Yorkshire (12, three in ink), Worcestershire (12 in ink), Kent (12, 1 in ink), Somerset (10, one in ink), Derbyshire (11), Surrey (12, Hobbs in ink), Gloucestershire (11) and Middlesex (11). Notable names include C.B. Harris, J. Hardstaff, W.W. Keeton, W.E. Astill, G. Cox, B. Valentine, L. Ames, D. Wright, B Sellers, H. Sutcliffe, H. Verity, L. Hutton, A.V. Pope, J. Hobbs, A. McIntyre, A. Gover, W. Hammond, D. Compton, G. Allen, W. Edrich etc. Odd individual signatures in ink include Hopper Levett (Kent), Alexander Skelding (Leicestershire) and Fanny Walden (umpire). G/VG
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £220
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Gloucestershire and Surrey. c1934-1936. Small autograph album with gilt to all page edges, featuring eleven signatures of the Gloucestershire team c1935 and fifteen Surrey players signed in ink to the pages. Gloucestershire signatures are Page, Parker, Sinfield, Hammond, Dacre, Stephens (smudged), Neale, Barnett, Hopkins, Goddard and Cranfield. Surrey signatures are Brown (on piece laid down), Holmes, Hobbs, Sandham, Gregory, Watts, Fishlock, Parker, Wilson, Barling, Brooks, Squires, Gover, Strudwick and Whitfield. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
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Test and County autographs 1950s. Blue autograph album comprising over one hundred autographs including Australia, West Indies, New Zealand touring parties and County cricketers. Includes five Australians signatures from the 1956 tour of Archer, Langley, McDonald, Mackay and Wilson. 1957 West Indians, Smith, Kanhai, Sobers, Valentine, Worrell (signed twice) and Ramadhin. 1958 New Zealanders, Harford, Blair, Hayes, Sparling, D'Arcy, Sutcliffe, Playle and Petrie. Counties represented are Sussex (13 signatures), Worcestershire (1), Glamorgan (9), Essex (10), Lancashire (5), Derbyshire (9), Middlesex (14), Cambridge University (8), Worcestershire (13), Somerset (11) and Gloucestershire (5). Wear and tape repair to cover, broken front internal hinge, some pages partly detached with some old tape repairs. Contents and signatures in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £85
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Cricket autographs 1930s-1950s. Autograph album comprehensively signed by touring and County players and others for the period, the majority on smaller album pages laid down, the odd signature on piece. Teams featured are South Africa 1935 (five signatures), Oxford University 1930s (38 on four pages), Gloucestershire 1936 (10), Leicestershire 1934 (8), Yorkshire c1934 (8), Derbyshire 1937 (9), Middlesex 1938 (13), New Zealand 1937 (17) and 1949 (12), Worcestershire 1938 (12), Glamorgan c1934 (14), The Army 1932 (11), Free Foresters 1939 (14), Minor Counties 1937 (14), Nottinghamshire 1939 (9), Sussex 1939 (11), Warwickshire 1939 (10), Surrey 1939 (12), Hampshire 1939 (12), West Indies 1939 (10), England v South Africa (12) 1955. Other individual signatures include Neville Cardus, R.C. 'Crusoe' Robertson-Glasgow, Norman Birkett, Walter Hammond, Herbert Strudwick, H.D. Leveson Gower, Denis Compton, John Warr etc. The album worn with some pages detached or becoming detached and some old tape repairs. Pages and signatures in mixed condition from poor to good
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £300
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Shane Warne. Australia. A large montage comprising a colour spread from The Wisden Cricketer magazine of Warne, 'Player of the Month', in bowling action with printed signature, and an official scorecard and match ticket for the Edgbaston Test, 2001, both signed in thick pen by Warne. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 30"x22". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Warne took eight wickets in the match including 5-71 in the England first innings
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David Boon. Australia. A large montage of five colour images, three trade cards, all featuring Boon, and an 'Australia Test Player' card. Six of the items are signed by Boon. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 21"x30". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £10
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Alex Stewart. Surrey & England. A large montage of cutting images of Stewart in batting and wicketkeeping action, each item signed by Stewart. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 21"x26". G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £15
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All-India tour of England 1932. Two album pages signed in pencil by nine members of the touring party. Signatures are Amar Singh, Joginder Singh, J.G. Navle, S.H.M. Colah, Ghulam Mahomed, Wazir Ali, Maharaja of Porbandar, Lall Singh and Mahomed Nissar. Also signed by J.F. Parker of Surrey. Sold with a real photograph postcard of the team by Hills & Lacy Ltd, adhesive marks to verso. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
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All-India tour of England 1946. Large album pages signed in ink by twelve members of the touring party. Signatures include Merchant, Pataudi (Cpt), Sohoni, Nayudu, Modi, Mankad, Shinde, Banerjee, Mohamad etc. To verso are fifteen ink signatures of the New Zealand team of 1937. The signatures are on two thin strips which have been laid down to the album page. Signatures including Page, Vivian, Wallace, Hadlee, Cowie, Donnelly, Kerr etc. Nick to the top of the page, right hand corner loss otherwise in good condition. Sold with a four page 'Pictorial Souvenir Programme' for the Indian tour 1946
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £100
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India tour of England 1952. Official autograph sheet for the tour fully signed with eighteen signatures in ink including Hazare (Cpt), Chowdhury, Gaekwad, Ramchand, Roy, Umrigar, Mantri, Gopinath, Adhikari, Manager P. Gupta etc. Folds otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £100
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India tour of England 1967. 'Leeds Cricket, Football & Athletic Co. Ltd. The Pavilion, Headingley' headed sheet of paper signed by thirteen members of the Indian touring party in ink. Names printed to left and signatures to the right of the page. Signatures include Borde, Wadekar, Singh, Chandrasekhar, Bedi, Prasanna, Engineer, Venkat, Kunderan etc. Light folds otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £95
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India tour of England 1974. Official autograph sheet nicely signed by all nineteen members of the touring party. Signatures include Wadekar (Cpt), Venkat, Bedi, Gavaskar, Kirmani, Prasanna, Abid Ali , Madan Lal, Solkar, Viswanath, Mankad etc. Light fold mark otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £100
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India tour of England 1982. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink with eighteen signatures of the touring party including Gavaskar, Viswanath, Kapil Dev, Shastri, Madan Lal, Kirmani, Doshi, Parkar, Roy, Sharma, Yadav etc. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £110
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India 1983. Official autograph sheet for the Indian touring team for the Prudential World Cup in England 1983. Fully signed with fifteen signatures including Kapil Dev, Gavaskar, Amarnath, Kirmani, Madan Lal, Shastri, Sharma, Binny, Vensarkar, Srikkanth etc. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £320
India won the World Cup Final in 1983 defeating the West Indies and winning by 43 runs
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India tours of England 1990 & 1996. Official autograph sheets for the tour of England 1990 and tour of England & Holland 1996. Both fully signed. Signatures include Azharuddin, Vengsarkar, Sharma, Shastri, Mongia, Tendulkar, Kapil Dev, Hirwani, Dravid, Ganguly, Prasad, Kumble, Rathore etc. On the 1996 sheet, Tendular has signed with his first name only 'Sachin'. The 1990 sheet with handwritten dedication from the tour manager M.K. Mantri. Sold with a further official autograph sheet for India 'A' tour of England 2003. Fully signed with nineteen signatures. Plus a sheet for the 1986 tour with printed facsimile signatures. Qty 4. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
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South African tour of England 1929. 'Kent County Cricket Club' headed sheet of paper signed by fourteen members of the South African touring party to England. Signatures nicely signed in ink include Deane (Cpt), Bell, Dalton, Cameron, Catterall, Vincent, Van der Merwe, McMillan, Quinn, Owen-Smith etc. Signatures include the General Manager H.O. Frielinghaus and the Treasurer A.S. Frames. Sold with a sepia 'Jaegar' advertising card of the South African 1929 team and 'The South Africa Cricketers 1912'. Special supplement. Presented with 'The Captain' Magazine. August 1912. G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
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South African tour of England 1935. Album page signed by all fifteen playing members of the South African touring party to England. Signatures nicely signed in ink include Wade (Cpt), Bell, Dalton, Cameron, Mitchell, Crisp, Tomlinson, Balaskas, Nourse, Rowan etc. The album page laid down to a larger album page. Sold with an original press photograph of Bruce Mitchell, the South African batsman in batting pose. 10"x8". A nice image. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £38
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South African tour of England 1947. Large album page signed by fifteen members of the South African touring party to England. Signatures nicely signed in ink include Melville (Cpt), Nourse, Mitchell, Fullerton, Viljoen, Lindsay, Begbie, Payn, Rowan, Harris etc. Sold with a sepia postcard of the South African 1947 team (W.E.G. Series 1) G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
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South African tour of England 1951. Official autograph sheet fully signed by all sixteen members of the touring party including the Manager, S.J. Pegler. Signatures include Nourse (Cpt), Rowan, Mann, McLean, Cheetham, Endean, Melle, McGlew etc. Slight age toning, light folds otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
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South Africa 1952/53. Large official autograph sheet for the South African tour of Australia and New Zealand 1952/53. Fully signed with sixteen signatures in ink including Cheetham (Cpt), McLean, McGlew, Tayfield, Endean, Mansell, Fuller, Innes, Keith, Norton etc. Folds, age toning, minor staining otherwise in good condition. A rarely seen autograph sheet
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £85
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South Africa 1955. Official autograph sheet for the South African tour of England 1955. Sixteen ink signatures including Cheetham (Cpt), McGlew, Duckworth, Goddard, Mansell, Tayfield, Endean, Fuller, Mansell etc. Folds. Sold with a sepia postcard of the South African 1955 team. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £55
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South Africa 1960 and 1965. Official autograph sheets for the tours of England, both fully signed by sixteen and fifteen members of the touring parties. Signatures include McGlew (Cpt), Goddard, Adcock, Fellows-Smith, McLean, Pithey, Tayfield, Waite etc from the 1960 touring party, Van der Merwe (Cpt), Barlow, Bacher, Bland, P. Pollock, G. Pollock, Lindsay etc from the 1965 touring party. Light horizontal and vertical folds and a little age toning to both otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
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South Africa 1970. Official autograph sheet for the South Africa tour of the United Kingdom 1970. Fully signed in ink by all fifteen members of the party including Bacher (Cpt), Barlow, Irvine, Lindsay, P & G Pollock, Procter, B. Richards, Traicos, Chevalier etc. Good to very good condition. A rarely seen autograph sheet due to the tours cancellation
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £380
The South African tour of England in 1970 was cancelled as a protest against apartheid
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South Africa 1994 and 1998. Official autograph sheets for the tours of England, both fully signed by twenty and twenty two members of the touring parties. Signatures include Wessels (Cpt), Cronje, Cullinan, Donald, Rhodes, Kirsten etc from the 1994 touring party, Cronje (Cpt), Kallis, Rhodes, Klusener, Adams, Pollock, Donald, Boucher etc from the 1998 touring party. Sold with a pre printed sheet entitled 'South Africa Test Players' signed by twenty one players including P. Pocock, Richards, Adams, Cronje, De Villiers etc and a further pre printed card entitled 'South Africa Test Captains' signed by seven Captains including Wessels, Cronje, Pollock, Boucher etc. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £48
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'English Team in South Africa Season 1989-1990'. Autograph sheet fully signed by the English 'Rebel' tour team to South Africa. Sixteen signatures including Gatting, Emburey, Broad, Cowdrey, Dilley, French, Maynard, Robinson, Thomas, Wells etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
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Australian tour to England 1938. Official autograph sheet with printed title, 'Australian XI- Gt. Britain 1938'. Nicely and fully signed in ink by all seventeen members of the touring party. Signatures are Bradman (Captain), McCabe, Chipperfield, O'Reilly, Barnes, McCormick, Walker, Barnett, Fingleton, Ward, Brown, Fleetwood-Smith, White, Waite, Hassett, Maddocks and Jeanes (Manager). 5'x6.75'. Heavy vertical and horizontal folds. Old tape reinforcement and adhesive mark to verso
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £150
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Australia tour to England 1956. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink by all seventeen members of the touring party. Signatures are Johnson (Captain), Miller, Archer, Benaud, Burge, Burke, Craig, Crawford, Davidson, Harvey, Langley, Lindwall, Maddocks, Mackay, McDonald, Rutherford and Wilson. Horizontal and vertical folds, some age toning, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
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Australia tour to England 1964. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink by all seventeen members of the touring party. Signatures are Simpson (Captain), Booth, Burge, Connolly, Corling, Cowper, Grout, Hawke, Jarman, Lawry, McKenzie, Martin, O'Neill, Potter, Redpath, Sellers and Veivers. Light horizontal folds, minor age toning, slight trimming to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
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Australia tour to South Africa 1966/67. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink by all sixteen members of the touring party. Signatures are Simpson (Captain), Lawry, Becker, Chappell, Cowper, Hawke, Hubble, Martin, McKenzie, Redpath, Renneberg, Stackpole, Taber, Thomas, Vievers and Watson. Light horizontal folds and some wrinkling, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £65
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Australia tour to India 1969/70. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink by all fifteen members of the touring party. Signatures are Lawry (Captain), Chappell, Connolly, Freeman, Gleeson, Irvine, Jordon, McKenzie, Mallett, Mayne, Redpath, Sheahan, Stackpole, Taber and Walters. Light horizontal folds, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £95
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'Australia World Cup Tour to Canada and United Kingdom' 1975. Official autograph sheet fully signed by the nineteen members of the touring party. Players' signatures are I. Chappell (Captain), G. Chappell, Edwards, Gilmour, Higgs, Hurst, Laird, Lillee, McCosker, Mallett, Marsh, Robinson, Thomson, Turner, Walker and Walters. Sold with an official sheet for the Australia tour to England and Sri Lanka 1981. Signed by eighteen members of the touring party, lacking the signature of Border. Qty 2. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
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M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1956/57. Official autograph sheet signed in ink by fifteen members of the M.C.C. touring party. Signatures are May (Captain), Insole, Bailey, Compton, Cowdrey, Evans, Laker, Loader, Lock, Oakman, Richardson, Statham, Taylor, Wardle and Brown (Manager). Lacking the signatures of Parks and Tyson. Horizontal and vertical folds, age toning and some wrinkling
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
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M.C.C. tour to India 1963/64. Official autograph sheet signed in ink by all fifteen playing members of the M.C.C. touring party. Signatures are Smith (Captain), Stewart, Barrington, Binks, Bolus, Edrich, Jones, Knight, Larter, Mortimore, Parks, Price, Sharpe, Titmus and Wilson. Lacking the signatures of the manager, Clark. Horizontal and vertical folds, age toning and wrinkling
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
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M.C.C./ England tours 1970s. Three official autograph sheets for M.C.C. tours to India, Sri Lanka and Australia 1976/77, to Pakistan and New Zealand 1977/78, and to Australia and India 1979/80. All three sheets fully signed with the exception of 1976/77 and 1979/80, both lacking the signature of Ken Barrington (Manager). The 1977/78 sheet with Brearley's name crossed out and signed in its place by Radley. Brearley had returned home with a broken arm. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £65
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West Indies tour to England 1976. Official autograph sheet fully signed by all nineteen members of the touring party. Signatures include Lloyd (Captain), Murray, Fredericks, Gomes, Greenidge, Holder, Kallicharran, Richards, Roberts etc. Some fading to odd signature. Horizontal and vertical folds, some wrinkling and fading, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £110
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Yorkshire C.C.C. c1912. Album page signed in pencil by eleven members of the Yorkshire team. Signatures are White (Captain), E.R. Wilson, Haigh, Burton, Hirst, Dolphin, Rhodes, Denton, B.B. Wilson and Booth. Also signed in ink to the verso by seven members of the 1913 Middlesex team including the rare signature of V.R. Polley (five matches 1913). Others are Warner, Haig, S. Saville, Tarrant, Mann and Douglas. Light soiling to the Yorkshire signatures, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £140
Major Willliam Booth died in action in France 1916. 'Major' was his given name, not his rank
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1921. Trimmed page laid to card signed in green ink by ten members of the Yorkshire team. Signatures are Burton (Captain), R. Kilner, Rhodes, Macaulay, Oldroyd, Waddington, Dolphin, Holmes, N. Kilner and the rare signature of C.T. Tyson (Yorkshire 1921, three matches, Glamorgan 1926, two matches). G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £90
Cecil Thomas 'Cec' Tyson played in two consecutive matches for Yorkshire in May 1921. On his debut v Hampshire at Southampton, 7th-10th May, he scored 100no and 80no in the drawn match. Against the Australians at Bradford, 11th-13th May, he scored 29 in Yorkshire's only innings. His County cricket was limited due to disagreements over contractual terms
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1927. Large album page signed in ink by ten members of the Yorkshire team who played in the drawn match v Essex at Leyton, 24th-26th August 1927. Signatures are Lupton (Captain), Dolphin, Rhodes, Macaulay, Robinson, Mitchell, Kilner, Sutcliffe, Leyland and Holmes. Lacking the signature of Jacques. Additionally signed by Hirst on piece and mono cameo image of Sutcliffe, both laid down to page. Some age toning and adhesive damage to verso, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1928. Album page signed in pencil by eleven members of the Yorkshire team. Signatures are Worsley (Captain), Oldroyd, Holmes, Mitchell, Macaulay, Leyland, Wood, Barber, Dennis, Rhodes and Robinson. Minor age toning, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1933. Album page nicely signed in black ink by the thirteen members of the Yorkshire team for the match v Middlesex, Bradford, 15th-18th July 1933. Signatures are Sellers (Captain), Holmes, Sutcliffe, Wood, Macaulay, Leyland, Mitchell, Rhodes, Verity, Barber, and the rarer Harbord (16 matches), Hall (23) and Davidson (30), all three of whom played in the match. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Yorkshire won by ten wickets. Sutcliffe scored 177 in Yorkshire's first innings.
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Robert Peel. Yorkshire & England 1882-1897. Small album page signed by nine players of the Yorkshire team circa 1932/34 in ink and pencil. In addition the page has been signed by Bobby Peel who after being sacked by Yorkshire in 1897, came back to Yorkshire in the mid 1920's to coach and scout with George Hirst. It is assumed he was present in this capacity when these signatures were collected. A rare signature. G
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £130
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1933. Album page nicely signed in ink by twelve members of the Yorkshire team. Signatures are Sellers (Captain), Rhodes, Sutcliffe, Bowes, Dennis, Mitchell, Verity, Wood, Holmes, Macaulay, Leyland and Barber. The page, with light vertical fold, has been laid down to a similar sized page. Light age toning, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £48
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1934. Album page nicely signed in ink by twelve members of the Yorkshire team. Signatures are Sellers (Captain), Sutcliffe, Macaulay, Wood, Barber, Leyland, Bowes, Smailes, Mitchell, Verity, Turner and the rarer Davidson (30 matches). Slight smudge to the Davidson signature. Light age toning, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1938. Small album page nicely signed in pencil (one in ink) by eleven members of the Yorkshire team. Signatures are Sellers (Captain), Leyland, Turner, Robinson, Wood, Mitchell, Barber, Halliday, Bowes, and the rarer F. Wilkinson (14 matches) and G.A. Wilson (15 matches). Small adhesive marks to verso, slight uneven trimming, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
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M.C.C. tour to Australia 1946/47. Two album pages nicely signed in ink by all seventeen playing members of the M.C.C. touring party. Signatures are Hammond (Captain), Hutton, Fishlock, Wright, Washbrook, Gibb, Hardstaff, Voce. Yardley, Compton, Ikin, Smith, Pollard, Langridge, Edrich, Bedser and Evans. Also signed by Ferguson (Baggage/ scorer). Eighteen signatures in total, the signatures enclosed by ruled borders not affecting the signatures G/VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £120
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South Australian Test cricketers. Unofficial sheet with 'South Australian Cricket Association' letterhead laid down to top edge, nicely signed in ink by twenty six South Australia players who represented their country at Test level. Australian Test players are Bradman, Noblet, May, Freeman, Hookes, Hammond, Sleep, Blewett, I. Chappell, G. Chappell, Sellers, Miller, Jenner (signed twice), Lehmann, Gillespie, T. Chappell, McIntyre, Inverarity, Jarman and Bevan. Others are Gladstone Small (England), Garry Sobers, Joel Garner, Lance Gibbs (West Indies), Younis Ahmed (Pakistan), and Barry Richards (South Africa). VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
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Australia tour to England 1938. Official autograph sheet nicely signed in ink by all seventeen members of the touring party. Signatures are Bradman (Captain), McCabe, Fingleton, Chipperfield, White, Brown, Badcock, Hassett, Waite, O'Reilly, Fleetwood-Smith, Barnes, Barnett, McCormick, Walker, Ward and the Manager, Jeanes. The page with folds has been laid to one edge to the remnants of a card with file holes. Small damage slightly affecting the signatures of Hassett, O'Reilly and McCormick, otherwise in good condition. Sold with an official mono real photograph postcard of the 1938 touring party by 'S & F'. Album adhesive marks to verso, otherwise in very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
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Rest of Australia v New South Wales 1907. Syd Gregory's benefit match. Two rare and early album pages fully signed by the teams for the match played at the Sydney Cricket Ground, 15th-19th February 1907. One page signed in ink by the Rest of Australia XI, the other by the New South Wales XI. The Rest signatures are Hill (Captain), S.E. Gregory, Armstrong, Ransford, Kelly, C.W. Gregory, Hazlitt, Bowden, O'Connor, Wright and Hartigan. The New South Wales signatures are Noble (Captain), Cotter, Hopkins, Waddy, Duff, Diamond, Carter, Trumper, Macartney, Garnsey and Blaxland. Some staining to both pages, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £1000/1500
Hammer price: £1800
The match was played for the benefit of Syd Gregory, who received over £600 from the proceeds of an attendance of around 15,000 spectators. The Rest won by eight wickets with Ransford scoring 136 and Gregory 94 in the first innings, and Waddy 129 for New South Wales in their second innings. Fifteen players who played in the match represented Australia at Test level

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