“Street & Smith’s 1940 (College) Football Year Book” – the Publisher’s Inaugural Edition.
Lot 235. “Street & Smith’s 1940 (College) Football Year Book” – the Publisher’s Inaugural Edition. Street & Smith’s annual made its debut in 1940 with an illustrated cover. The pro version first appeared in 1963. In 98 extensively illustrated pages, this publication provides college schedules and regional surveys of the upcoming season. Among the players pictured, usually in action photos, are Tom Harmon, the 1940 Heisman Trophy winner, and Bruce Smith, who earned the award in 1941; George Franck, Frankie Albert, Norm Standlee, Jackie Robinson (with UCLA), John Kimbrough, Paul Christman and Jack Jacobs. Vg-ex with light stains on the covers and the initial pages inside the front and back. Winning Bid $30.