12 Philadelphia Phillies Yearbooks, 1949-60, Including the Rare 1951 Issue.
Lot 214. 12 Philadelphia Phillies Yearbooks, 1949-60, Including the Rare 1951 Issue. The yearbook from 1951 presents photos of the Whiz Kids in the 1950 World Series. The 60-page publication (including covers), in a 5 x 7.75” format, is ex. The yearbook has a photo of each player, usually in street clothes, and a somewhat lengthy biographical sketch. Richie Ashburn and Curt Simmons are in the Phils’ 1949 yearbook, the Phillies first. Vg-ex. The small-format (5” x 8”) 1950 yearbook is ex. The 1952 yearbook has Smoky Burgess and Robin Roberts, ex+. Here is information on the other yearbooks: 1953, ex; 1954, vg+ to ex; 1955, ex-m; 1956, Ashburn and Roberts cover, ex-m; 1957, vg-ex; 1958, vg-ex; 1959, color photos of 12 players at the front inside, vg+ to ex with minor writing on the front cover; and 1960, vg+ to ex. Winning Bid $429.