Those with shamrock pride will favor this interesting collection of (8) 1945-1991 basketball flats and publications. Includes early college basketball guides, a 1949-50 Bob Cousy Holy Cross photo schedule (NM), 1959-60 Bush-Bavarian Beer McCarthy (EX-MT) and other seldom-seen keepsakes. More on website.
1945-46 & 1946-47 Barnes Basketball Guides: Published by A.S. Barnes with (200+) pages of college reviews and records including the NCAA and NIT tournaments, All-Star games, YMCA, bios, photos, starts and official college rules. With deference to interior writing and cover wear, the publications still present nicely;
1949-50 Bob Cousy /Holy Cross Vintage Basketball Photo Schedule: 1949-50 Holy Cross Basketball photo schedule measuring 8” in diameter. The basketball shaped schedule displays photos of all the players and facsimile autographs including Cousy. Great early piece of the Hall of Fame legend. The reverse shows the schedule of games with the first 15 scored. Presents in (NM to Mint) condition;
1959-60 Busch-Bavarian Beer St. Louis Hawks: McCarthy (EX-MT);
1980-81 UCLA Media Guide: 112-page media guide presents in (EX) condition
1985 Celtics Pride Magazine-Volume 1-Issue 1-10/28/85: First edition printing of the popular Boston Celtics magazine in 1985. Measures 11x15 and 30 pages of newspaper styled paper. Excellent condition with no creases or folds. Includes subscription tag. Cover shows Auerbach, Bird, Cousy, Cowens, Havlicek, K. Jones and Russell;
1985-86 Chicago Bulls Media Guide—Jordan’s Second Year: Scarce 176-page media guide with Jordan on cover with bios, photos and stars. Presents in (EX-MT) condition;
1991 Bob Cousy Card Collection Advertising Piece—Filene’s Department Store: Heavy cardboard stand-up advertising piece measuring 11x14. Issued by Filene’s Department Store in Boston to advertise preview of 1991 Bob Cousy card set. Shown @ 25 cards for $25.00. Double-side and the front and back are identical. In excellent condition, slight white showing on the black edges