A Collection of M.C.C. 1932/33 'Bodyline' Tour Ephemera

Lot 206:
Lot 206
Australia tour to South Africa 1957/58. Two album pages signed in ink by all fifteen original members of the touring party. Signatures are Craig (Captain), Harvey, Simpson, Grout, Benaud, Favell, Mackay, Drennan, Burge, Meckiff, Jarman, Kline, Burke, Davidson and McDonald. Some smudging to signatures on one page, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 207:
Lot 207
Australia tour to England 1956. Official autograph sheet fully signed in ink by all seventeen members of the Australian touring party. Signatures are Johnson (Captain), Miller, Archer, Benaud, Burge, Burke, Craig, Crawford, Davidson, Harvey, Langley, Lindwall, Maddocks, Mackay, McDonald, Rutherford and Wilson. Creasing and some age toning, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 208:
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Australia tour to Pakistan 1980. Official autograph sheet fully signed by all seventeen members of the Australia touring party. Players' signatures are Chappell (Captain), Hughes, Beard, Border, Bright, Dymock, Hookes, Laird, Lawson, Lillee, Malone, Marsh, Wiener and Yallop. Sold with an official autograph sheet for the Sheffield Shield match, South Australia v Tasmania, Adelaide, 20th-23rd November 1992. Fully signed by the twelve members of the Tasmania team including Boon (Captain), Matthews, Miller, Ponting, Tucker etc. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £90
Lot 209:
Lot 209
Australia tour of England 1930. Album page nicely signed in ink by twelve members of the Australian team. Signed include Woodfull (Cpt), Bradman, McCabe, Richardson, Jackson, Wall, Fairfax, Ponsford, Grimmett etc. This group of twelve players played in the Test teams selected for four of the five Tests played, the exception being the 3rd Test at Leeds. 3.75"x4.25". Good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £165
Lot 210:
Lot 210
Australia 1953. Page with printed title and border, very nicely signed in ink by twelve Australian Test players. Signatures are Johnson, Johnston, Morris, Harvey, Miller, Langley, Lindwall, Davidson, Archer, Benaud, Hole and Favell. The page was part of a series of sheets signed in 1954 and included in Arthur McIntyre's (Surrey) Benefit book of 1955. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 211:
Lot 211
Australia tour to England 1956. Card fully nicely signed in ink (two in pencil) by all twenty one members of the Australian touring party. Players' signatures include Johnson, Miller, Langley, Maddocks, Crawford, Burge, Craig, Lindwall, Harvey, Benaud, Archer etc. The signatures of Johnson and Miller on pieces laid down. The card unevenly trimmed with some staining, not affecting the signatures
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 212:
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New Zealand tour to United Kingdom, Prudential World Cup 1979. Three official autograph sheets. One signed by fourteen and two signed by thirteen members of the New Zealand touring party. Signatures include Burgess (Captain), Howarth, Cairns, Chatfield, Edgar, Hadlee, Morrison, Turner etc. The first sheet lacking the signature of J.G. Wright, the second lacking the signatures of Wright and Stott and the third lacking the signatures of Wright and Turner. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 213:
Lot 213
South Africa tour to England 1955. Official autograph sheet on 'S.A. Touring Team Great Britain 1955' ruled notepaper for the Park Lane Hotel, London. Fully signed by all sixteen playing members of the touring party. Signatures are Cheetham (Captain), McGlew, Endean, Waite, Duckworth, McLean, Murray, Keith, Winslow, Adcock, Fuller, Mansell, Tayfield, Smith, Heine and Goddard. Horizontal and vertical folds, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 214:
Lot 214
West Indies tour to England 1957. Unofficial autograph sheet on 'The Victoria Station Hotel, Nottingham' headed note paper. Nicely signed in ink by fifteen members of the West Indies touring party. Signatures are Goddard (Captain), Walcott, Ganteaume, Ramadhin, Gilchrist, Pairaudeau, Sobers, Smith, Kanhai, Hall, Asgarali, Weekes, Valentine, Atkinson and Dewdney. Lacking the signatures of Alexander and Worrell from the full touring party. Light horizontal folds, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £80
Lot 215:
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Pakistan 1990-1996/97. Five official and unofficial autograph sheets signed by members of Pakistan touring teams. Sheets are for tours to Australia 1990 (seventeen signatures), World Cup 1992 (14), to England 1996 (17, two different sheets), to Australia 1996/97 (18). All sheets appear complete, some signed in thicker pen. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £160
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Sri Lanka tours to Australia 1989/90, 1995/96 and 1999. Three official autograph sheets, each fully signed by the members of the Sri Lanka touring parties. Some folds, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £70
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Sri Lanka autograph sheets 1988-1999. A selection of official and unofficial autograph sheets for Sri Lanka tours. Tours are to England 1988 fully signed by the seventeen members of the touring party. To Australia 1995/96, nineteen signatures, lacking one of S. Ranatunga, with a further twenty signatures of the 1995/96 tourists to Australia on various trimmed pages/ pieces. To South Africa 1999, fifteen signatures. Sri Lanka 'A' tour to England 1999, fully signed by all nineteen members of the party. G
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £65
Lot 218:
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Lord's autograph sheets 1987-1989. Six official autograph sheets for matches played at Lord's. England team v Australia 22nd-27th June 1989, twelve signatures, lacking Allan Lamb. Australian Team to U.K. 1989, sixteen signatures, lacking Border (Captain) and Marsh. Sri Lankan squad v England 1988, fully signed by all eighteen listed. Aboriginal Cricket Association team v M.C.C. 1988, fully signed by all eleven players. Nottinghamshire team v M.C.C. 1988, eleven signatures, complete. Nottinghamshire team v Northamptonshire for the NatWest Cup Final 1987, twelve signatures, complete. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
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England autographs sheets. Two official autograph sheets of England teams for Texaco Trophy one day internationals, v Pakistan 1996 and v Australia 1997. Also an official sheet of the England World Cup '99 squad. All three fully signed by the listed players. Mounted framed and glazed, each overall 13"x16.5". Sold with a selection of autographed ephemera including a programme for England v West Indies, Edgbaston 2004 signed by ten England players, Vaughan, Anderson, Flintoff, Giles, Harmison, G. Jones, Key, Strauss, Thorpe and Trescothick, also Ian Botham. Also signed photographs, trade cards, brochure etc. signatures including Gooch, Stewart, Smith, White, Hick, Collingwood, Butcher, Boon (Australia) etc. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 220:
Lot 220
Sussex 1935. Official Sussex C.C.C. headed paper nicely and boldly signed in ink by eleven members of the team. Signatures include Wensley, Hammond, John Langridge, Jas Langridge, Cornford, Parks, Greenwood, Pearce etc. Folds, good
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
Lot 221:
Lot 221
Essex C.C.C. 1931. Album page nicely signed in ink (two in pencil) by twelve Essex players. Signatures in ink are H.W. Morris (Captain), H.J. Palmer, C. Bray, H.T.W. Smith, L.C. Eastman, J.A. Cutmore, T.P.B. Smith, T.H. Wade, J. O'Connor and J.R. Sheffield. G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £15
Lot 222:
Lot 222
South African and Zimbabwe domestic State cricket teams. Good selection of thirteen signed autograph sheets. Teams include Western Province 1986/87, Boland 1983, Griqualand West 1981-82, 1988/89, Northern Transvaal 'A', Natal 'B' 1983, Matabeleland v Mashonaland 1996 (signed by both teams) etc. Signatures include Kuiper, McEwan, Cullinan, Kirsten, Le Roux, Simons, Rodney Ontong, Eddie Barlow, Kim Barnett, Symcox, Van Rensburg, John Morris, Andy Moles, Krikken, Norman Featherstone, Chris Old, Du Toit, Alistair Campbell, Andy Flower, Grant Flower, Strang, Houghton, Olonga etc. Odd faults, good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £95
Lot 223:
Lot 223
Leicestershire C.C.C. 1931. Large album page very nicely signed in black ink by eleven members of the Leicestershire team. Signatures are Dawson (Captain), Sidwell, Armstrong, Geary, Snarey, Riley, F. Bowley, Shipman, Berry, Bradshaw and Astill. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 224:
Lot 224
Northamptonshire C.C.C. 1931. Large album page very nicely signed in black ink by eleven members of the Northamptonshire team. Signatures are Jupp (Captain), Snowden, Thomas, J. Timms, Ball (four matches), Bakewell, Matthews, Coverdale, A. Cox, Partridge and Liddell. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 225:
Lot 225
Essex 1954. Page with printed title and border, very nicely signed in ink by thirteen members of the Essex team. Signatures include Insole (Captain), Vigar, Greensmith, Williams, Horsfall, Gibb, Taylor, J. Bailey, T. Bailey, Preston etc. The page was part of a series of sheets signed in 1954 and included in Arthur McIntyre's (Surrey) Benefit book of 1955. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold

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