Cricket Postcards, Trade & Cigarette Cards

Lot 302:
Lot 302
Bernard Hedges. Glamorgan 1950-67 and Don Shepherd. Glamorgan 1950-72. Excellent mono real photograph plain back postcards of Hedges and Shepherd, head and shoulders, wearing cricket attire. Both nicely signed in ink. Postcards by A. Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 303:
Lot 303
John Charles Clay. Glamorgan & England 1921-1949. Phillips 'Pinnace' premium issue cabinet size mono real photograph trade card of Clay, half length, wearing striped blazer. Very nicely signed by Clay. No.176c. 4"x6". VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 304:
Lot 304
Frank Edward Woolley. Kent & England 1906-1938. Sepia real photograph postcard of Woolley, three quarter length wearing cricket attire. Nicely signed in black ink by Woolley. B.C. Flemons, Tonbridge. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 305:
Lot 305
Herbert Sutcliffe. Yorkshire & England 1919-1945. Mono real photograph postcard of Sutcliffe, full length in batting pose. Nicely signed in black ink by Sutcliffe. Publisher unknown. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 306:
Lot 306
William Albert Stanley Oldfield. New South Wales & Australia 1919-1938. Mono plain back postcard of Oldfield standing full length in wicket keeping attire. Nicely signed with dedication in ink by Oldfield. Light crease, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £15
Lot 307:
Lot 307
Gilbert Wilkinson Dawson. Hampshire 1947-1949. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Dawson, head and shoulders in cricket attire. Signed in blue ink to the photograph by Dawson. Albert Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 308:
Lot 308
Harold Dawson. Hampshire 1947-1948. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Dawson, head and shoulders in cricket attire. Signed in black ink to the photograph by Dawson. Albert Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 309:
Lot 309
Frank Holmes Tyson. Northamptonshire & England 1952-1960. Mono plain back real photograph postcard of Tyson, head and shoulders wearing cricket attire. Signed to the photograph by Tyson. Albert Wilkes & Son, West Bromwich. Date stamped to verso 15th June 1955. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 310:
Lot 310
Arthur Edward Robert Gilligan. Cambridge University, Surrey, Sussex & England 1919-1932. Mono real photograph postcard of Gilligan, full length, wearing blazer, nicely signed in ink by Gilligan to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £28
Lot 311:
Lot 311
Alfred Herbert Harold Gilligan. Sussex & England 1919-1931. Mono real photograph postcard of Gilligan, full length, wearing blazer, nicely signed in ink by Gilligan to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 312:
Lot 312
Albert Frederick 'Bert' Wensley. Sussex, Auckland, Nawanagar & Europeans 1922-1948. Mono real photograph postcard of Wensley, full length, wearing blazer, nicely signed in ink by Wensley to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 313:
Lot 313
George Rubens Cox. Sussex 1895-1928. Mono real photograph postcard of Cox, full length, wearing cricket attire, nicely signed in ink by Cox to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 314:
Lot 314
Walter Latter 'Tich' Cornford. Sussex & England 1921-1947. Mono real photograph postcard of Cornford, full length, wearing wicket keeping attire, nicely signed in ink by Cornford to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
Lot 315:
Lot 315
Edward Henry 'Ted' Bowley. Sussex, Auckland & England 1912-1934. Mono real photograph postcard of Bowley, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, nicely signed in ink by Bowley to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin holes to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 316:
Lot 316
James Horace 'Jim' Parks. Sussex, Canterbury & England 1924-1939. Mono real photograph postcard of Parks, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Parks to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 317:
Lot 317
Andrew 'Andy' Ducat. Surrey & England 1906-1931. Mono real photograph postcard of Ducat, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Ducat to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
Lot 318:
Lot 318
Thomas Frederick 'Tom' Shepherd. Surrey 1919-1932. Mono real photograph postcard of Shepherd, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Shepherd to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, minor blemish to surface, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
Lot 319:
Lot 319
Albert John Holmes. Sussex 1922-1939. Mono real photograph postcard of Holmes, full length, wearing blazer and cricket attire, nicely signed in ink by Holmes to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 320:
Lot 320
Edgar Oldroyd. Yorkshire 1910-1931. Mono real photograph postcard of Oldroyd, full length, wearing cap, blazer and cricket attire, signed in ink by Oldroyd to face. Nias of Brighton c1925. Pin hole to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 321:
Lot 321
Pelham Francis 'Plum' Warner, Middlesex & England 1894-1929. Excellent sepia real photograph postcard of Warner, full length, in batting pose playing a forward defensive stroke. The postcard very nicely signed to image in black ink by Warner. Foster of Brighton c1911. Very light creasing, otherwise in very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £150
Lot 322:
Lot 322
Arthur Percival Day. Kent 1905-1925. Mono real photograph postcard of Day, full length, in batting pose. Nicely signed to image in black ink by Day. Mockford of Tonbridge. Postmarked December 1911. Light crease to one corner, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a mono real photograph postcard of J.G.W. Davies (Cambridge University & Kent 1931-1951). B.C. Flemons of Tonbridge G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50
Lot 323:
Lot 323
'The Force. Bat Series' postcards. Two real photograph postcards of J.W. Hearne and Patsy Hendren, each pictured head and shoulders, wearing caps, the Hearne in cameo. Both postcards nicely signed in ink to the image and postmarked 1911. Photos by C. Debenham. The Hendren postcard in good/very good condition, creasing to lower portion of the Hearne, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 324:
Lot 324
John Berry 'Jack' Hobbs. Surrey & England 1905-1934. Mono real photograph postcard of Hobbs in batting attire standing in front of the stumps. Nicely signed in black ink by Hobbs. Also a rarer mono real photograph postcard of Hobbs in batting pose 'At the Wicket' with wicketkeeper crouching behind the stumps, and a mono postcard of Hobbs walking out to bat. Photographers unknown. Sold with mono real photograph postcards of Andrew Sandham in batting pose by C.E. Smith, Oval Bookstall, Peter May by F.C. Dick, Oval Bookstall etc. Qty 6. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
Lot 325:
Lot 325
William Walter Keeton. Nottinghamshire & England 1926-1952. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Keeton in cameo, full length walking out to bat. Signed in blue ink to photograph by Keeton. Photographer unknown. Water staining to left edge, light crease, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £130
Lot 326:
Lot 326
Arthur Jepson. Nottinghamshire 1938-1959. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Jepson, head and shoulders wearing cricket attire. Signed in ink to the photograph by Jepson. Photograph by A. Wilkes & Son of West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 327:
Lot 327
Joseph 'Joe' Hardstaff junior. Nottinghamshire & England 1930-1955. 'Ardath Photocards England v Australia Test Series 1938'. Larger format cigarette card of Hardstaff signed in ink to the photo by Hardstaff. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 328:
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Middlesex C.C.C. 1905. Original mono real photograph postcard of the 1905 Middlesex team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and blazers. Players featured are MacGregor (Captain), Mignon, Palmer, Littlejohn, Trott, Hearne, Tarrant, Bosanquet, Warner, Wells and Douglas. Signed in ink to the photograph by Tarrant and to verso by Mignon and Littlejohn. Photograph by R. Scott & Co. Rapid Photo series no. 3782. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 329:
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1934. Mono real photograph postcard of the 1934 Yorkshire team seated and standing in rows wearing blazers. Fully signed in ink to the photograph by all twelve featured players. Signatures are Turner, Davidson, Verity, Smailes, Hutton, Wood, Bowes, Leyland, Sellers, Sutcliffe, Mitchell and Barber. Some creasing and ageing otherwise in good condition. Sold with seven Yorkshire team postcards for c1900, 1903, c1904, 1905 (two different) and 1975. Publishers unknown. Also a mono plain back real photograph postcard of the Yorkshire team for the match v M.C.C. at Scarborough 1951 by Walkers Studios of Scarborough. Qty 11. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 330:
Lot 330
Frank Edward Woolley. Kent & England 1906-1938. Sepia real photograph postcard of Woolley standing full length wearing an M.C.C. touring blazer. Signed in ink to the photograph by Woolley. Photograph by Flemons of Tonbridge. Slight damage to right edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 331:
Lot 331
John Berry 'Jack' Hobbs. Surrey & England 1905-1934. Sepia real photograph plain back postcard of Hobbs full length wearing England blazer and holding a bat at the wicket. Nicely signed in ink to the photograph by Hobbs. S. Georges of London. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 332:
Lot 332
Herbert Sutcliffe. Yorkshire & England 1919-1945. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Sutcliffe half length in cameo wearing England blazer. Nicely signed in ink to the photograph by Sutcliffe. Photographer unknown. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £28
Lot 333:
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Signed cricketer postcards. Six mono real photograph postcards, each nicely signed by the featured player to the photograph. Signed postcards include three by Sporting Handbooks of John Cotton (Nottinghamshire), Colin Hilton (Lancashire) and Brian Close (Yorkshire). Others are of Jim Laker (Surrey), John Hampshire (Yorkshire) and another of Close. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 334:
Lot 334
Leonard Hutton. Yorkshire & England 1934-1955. Mono real photograph postcard of Hutton walking out to bat in England cap. The card with printed inscription 'Leonard Hutton (Yorkshire) creates a Test Cricket Record, England v Australia at The Oval. August 23rd 1938. 364 runs'. Signed in blue ink by Hutton. Walter Scott of Bradford. Also a Walkers Studios mono real photograph postcard of Hutton in batting pose at the crease. Signed in black ink to the photograph by Hutton, the signature faded. Sold with three caricature postcards by Odhams Press of Alec Bedser, Reg Simpson and Roy Tattersall, each signed by the featured player, and a postcard of Lord's pavilion signed by Cyril Washbrook. Qty 6. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £75
Lot 335:
Lot 335
Test and county cricketers 1960s-1980s. A collection of thirty six mono and colour postcard size photographs, some official player photographs, each signed by the featured player, some in later years. Three photographs, candid in style, feature Tony Smith, Mike Brearley and Roger Prideaux walking off the pitch in batting attire while playing for Cambridge University. Each nicely signed to the photograph. Other signed photographs include Colin Cowdrey, Bob Wyatt, Steve Waugh, Mark Waugh, Bob Woolmer, Robin Smith, Richard Hadlee, Graeme Hick, Ray Illingworth, Alvin Kallicharran, Allan Lamb, Wayne Larkins, Peter May, Gubby Allen, Les Ames, Ian Botham, Don Bradman, F.R. Brown, Trevor Bailey etc. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 336:
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Signed postcards. Twenty six modern postcards each signed to the face by a cricketers. Signed postcards include a M.C C. Long Room card signed by Don Bradman and Len Hutton. A Barbados Independence 1996 first day of issue card of Garry Sobers, signed by Sobers. Twelve signed M.C.C. Centenary of the Ashes cards. Signatures include Don Bradman, Les Ames, Bob Simpson, Doug Padgett, Allan Lamb, Brian Statham, Roy Tattersall, John Warr, Allan Border, Mike Brearley etc. Three Yorkshire Badge postcards signed by Len Hutton, Brian Close and Geoff Boycott etc. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
Lot 337:
Lot 337 Lot 337
'J/V' and 'Universal' series signed postcards. Thirteen 'J/V' signed postcards, Set 1 of Chris Broad (2), Gladstone Small, and Allan Lamb. Set 2, Boycott (2, 1 signed to verso), Willis, Underwood, Amiss, Knott and Illingworth. Two others of Richard Hadlee and Ian Botham. Twelve 'Universal' postcards by Stamp Publicity of Lara, S. Waugh, Turner, Stewart (2), Knott, R. Smith, M. Hughes, Lamb, Larkins, Boon, Border and Malcolm. Qty 25. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 338:
Lot 338
West Indies. Colour postcard of the Nelson Monument, Bridgetown, Barbados nicely signed to the verso in ink by West Indies Test players, Everton Weeks and E.A.V. Williams, sent from Barbados, postmarked 17th January 1959. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 339:
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R.M.M.V. Winchester Castle. Sepia real photograph postcard of the Union-Castle Line ship nicely signed to verso in ink (one in pencil) by eighteen cricketers c1950s. Signatures include J.A. Young, P.B. Clift, J.H. Wardle, D. Kenyon, J.F. Crapp, J. Cornford, L. Harrison, A. Coxon etc. No record of a cricket tour comprising these players can be found. Punch holes and light vertical crease to left edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 340:
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'Australian Test Team' 1930. Twelve real photograph, same series, sepia postcards of members of the Australian team to England, some head and shoulders, some posed or action images. Players are Bradman, Walker, Wall, McCabe, Fairfax, Hurwood, Hornibrook, Oldfield, Kippax, Ponsford, Woodfull and Richardson. All the postcards have title 'Australian Test Team' followed by printed players name to lower border. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 341:
Lot 341
Bobby Abel and Digby Jephson. Surrey. Rarer mono real photograph postcard of Abel and Jephson walking out to bat, both wearing Surrey caps. Wrench Series no. 4154. Postmarked 1905. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £80
Lot 342:
Lot 342
Yorkshire. Two mono real photograph advertising postcards, 'Famous Professionals at Gamage's'. One of Herbert Sutcliffe, the other of Roy Kilner. Both players shown head and shoulders wearing blazers, Kilner with Yorkshire cap. Photographs by Sport & General. Not previously seen by the auctioneer. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 343:
Lot 343
Albert Edwin Trott. Victoria, Middlesex, London County & England 1892-1910. Rarer mono real photograph postcard of Trott standing full length in cricket attire and Middlesex cap. Rival Photographic Series no. R.P. 1610. Very good condition. Sold with a mono real photograph postcard of Trott in bowling pose. Hartmann series no. 1383, and a colour postcard of Trott by Raphael Tuck & Sons, series no. 6451. G. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £40
Lot 344:
Lot 344
Cricket postcard. Sepia real photograph postcard depicting a display of a large collection of cricket bats displayed below a selection of framed Vanity Fair and other prints. Publisher and location unknown, possibly the collection of Sir Julian Cahn?. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 345:
Lot 345
Cricket postcards. A good selection of cricket postcards including mono real photograph postcards of Haigh, Hirst and Rhodes at Blake Lee Guest House, Marsden, J.E. Shaw & Son. C.B. Fry Rotary Photo 3805. Colour postcard of C.B. Fry, Valentine's Series. Also team postcards of New Zealand 1931, Australia 1938 etc. Sold with a small quantity of Star Series postcards, and a set of five postcards of Kent players in original folder (Star Series), (folder lacking front cover, first postcard detached). Also a collection of Lord's related mono postcards etc. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 346:
Lot 346
'M.C.C. Team 1909-10 On Board S.S. Saxon'. Rarer 'Officers Mess Cigarettes' postcard of the M.C.C. team, standing and seated in rows, who toured South Africa in 1909/10. Players featured include Leveson-Gower, Fane, Wynyard, Strudwick, Woolley, Hobbs, Denton, Rhodes, Blythe etc. Postmarked Oudtshoorn, 18th March 1911. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 347:
Lot 347
England Ashes Winners. Two mono real photograph postcards of Ashes winning teams. 'Warner's Ashes' 1903/04 series in Australia, J. Beagles & Co, London no. 268. 'The Team who brought back the Ashes' 1928/29. Also a mono postcard of the England team v Australia, Lord's 1921. Qty 3. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 348:
Lot 348
West Indies team postcards. Two mono real photograph postcards, one of the rarer England and West Indies teams photographed together for the first Test match between the two sides, played at Lord's 23rd-26th June 1928, the other of the West Indies team on the same tour. Both published by Bookstalls, Lord's & Oval. Also a mono real photograph postcard of the West Indies touring party to England 1939, and a mono postcard of the 1928 West Indies team. Qty 4. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
Lot 349:
Lot 349
South Africa team postcards. Three mono real photograph postcards of South Africa tours to England. Teams are 1907, Davidson Brothers series no. 3074, 1929, J. Smith Bookstall, London, and 1935, 'A.W.S'. Also a mono postcard of the 1907 team by 'Eventoscope'. Qty 4. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £10
Lot 350:
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Don Bradman and Australia team postcards. Four mono real photograph postcards of Australia touring teams to England. Teams are 1905, Philco series no. 6003F, 1921, Rotary Photo no. 3835, 1930, J. Smith Bookstall, Lord's, and 1938 'S&F'. Also a mono real photograph postcard of Don Bradman, 'Records broken or equalled by Don Bradman, Australia', Barton Pictorial, London. Qty 5. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
Lot 351:
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Australia player postcards 1905 and 1909. Two mono real photograph postcards from the 1905 tour to England, one of Warwick Armstrong in batting pose, Ralph Dunn & Co. No 1006, Thiele, and Victor Trumper, Ralph Dunn & Co. No 100, Thiele. Silvering to the Trumper postcard, otherwise in good condition. Also three mono real photograph postcards of players from the 1909 tour, P.A. McAlister, A.J. Hopkins, and W.W. Armstrong, each depicted in batting poses, all three by Davidson Bros. of London. G/VG. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £48
Lot 352:
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Cricket ground postcards c1900s-1950s. A rarer mono postcard of a match in progress at Headingley c1905. W & T Gaines, Leeds, no. 779. A colour postcard of 'The Oval, Manly [Sydney]', Star Photo Co. Also a mono real photograph postcard of Lord's, Kingsway Real Photo Series, and two aerial views of Lord's, Aero Pictorial no. 16353, and another similar, unnumbered. G/VG. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £48
Lot 353:
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Early comic postcards. Ten colour comic postcards, including two of cartoons by Lance Thackeray, one of W.G. Grace seated in front of a smartly dressed young man with the caption 'I should like to play you at ping-pong', the other of a rotund batsman standing in front of splayed stumps, the umpire looking on saying 'I am quite sure'. Both published by Raphael Tuck & Sons 'Write Away' series nos. 624 and 983 respectively. Sold with a set of six 'Humours of Cricket' postcards by 'Tom B' published by Davidson Bros, London etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
Lot 354:
Lot 354
George Frank Henry Heane. Nottinghamshire 1927-1951. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Heane, head and shoulders wearing a blazer. Photograph by A. Wilkes & Son of West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 355:
Lot 355
Joseph 'Joe' Hardstaff junior. Nottinghamshire & England 1930-1955. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Hardstaff, head and shoulders in cricket attire. Photographer unknown
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £15
Lot 356:
Lot 356
William Walter Keeton. Nottinghamshire & England 1926-1952. Mono postcard size press photograph of Keeton, head and shoulders wearing cricket attire and blazer. Pin holes to corners otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 357:
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Cricket postcards. A selection of twelve mono real photograph postcards. Three mono real photograph postcards by Hartmann, one of A.J. Turner (Essex) in batting post with caption 'A boundary this time', series no. 1385 c1910. C.H.G. Bland (Sussex) in bowling pose 'I mean it this time', series no. 1379. H.R. Foster (Worcestershire) in fielding pose 'I was waiting for that', series no. 1370. Also a mono real photograph postcard of Jack Hobbs in batting pose, J. Beagles & Co, series no. 357.C. Sold with three other Hartmann postcards of C.T. Burnup (Kent), series no. 1653, G.L. Jessop (Gloucestershire), no. 1661, and J.R. Mason (Kent), no. 1665, etc. Silvering to some of the Hartmann postcards, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £70
Lot 358:
Lot 358
Australia cricketers and teams. Two mono real photograph postcards by Hartmann of C. Hill standing full length in batting attire with caption 'Delighted', series no. 1659, and J.J. Darling in batting pose, 'Off Drive', series no. 1654. Sold with three mono postcards of Australia teams for 1909-1921. Qty 5. Some silvering to the Harmann postcards, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £42
Lot 359:
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Cricket teams and players postcards 1930s-1950s. Six mono real photograph postcards including West Indies Cricket Team 1933 signed to verso by Herman Griffith. Yorkshire team 1936 by Charles of Leeds. Yorkshire 1950s. Les Ames in batting pose by Flemons of Tonbridge. 'Tich' Freeman of Kent standing with a young man. A.O. Jones of Nottinghamshire in batting pose, Rotophot. Sold with a collection of ten Star Series postcards etc. Qty 16. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 360:
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Yorkshire v M.C.C. 1934. Original mono real photograph postcard of the M.C.C. team standing in front of the pavilion at Scarborough for the match played 1st-4th September 1934. Players are Wyatt (Captain), Kennedy, Smith, Holmes, Gilligan, Hendren, Enthoven, Garland-Wells, Sims and Human. Photograph by Walkers Studios of Scarborough. Adhesive marks to verso otherwise in good condition. Sold with an original mono photograph of the teams and dignitaries seated and standing in rows in front of the pavilion for H.M.S. Valiant XI v Mayor's XI, Scarborough 1932. 10.5"x5" laid to mount with hand printed names below, overall 10.5"x7.5". The mount rather crudely trimmed, odd surface marks to the photograph. Qty 2
Estimate: £35/45
Hammer price: £60
Yorkshire beat M.C.C. by an innings and 39 runs. Requiring 153 runs to make Yorkshire bat again, M.C.C. found themselves at the end of the second day's play four wickets down with only one run scored, and were bowled out for 114 on the final day
Lot 361:
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Victor Thomas Trumper. New South Wales & Australia 1894-1914. Four postcards of Trumper in differing batting poses. Series include a real photograph postcard, Ralph Dunn & Co, photograph by Thiele, series no. 1001. The other printed postcards are a Hartmann series no. 1670, also T. Bolland and E. Hawkins & Co. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £80
Lot 362:
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Australia players and teams postcards 1900s. Four mono real photograph postcards include H. Carter 1909, Davidson Bros. Clem Hill, Wrench Series no. 1392. L. Fleetwood-Smith, Raphael Tuck & Sons no. 3839A. A. Cotter, Ralph Dunn & Co no. 1012. Three colour postcards of S.E. Gregory, A. Cotter, and W.W. Armstrong, all by Millar & Lang. Others include Star Series, Topical Times etc. Qty 14. Odd faults to some, generally good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £80
Lot 363:
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Australia team postcards 1905-1930. Four mono real photograph postcards and four mono postcards of Australian touring teams. Teams are 1905 (three different), 1909, 1921, 1930 (three different). Publishers include T. Bolland, Philco, Philip G. Hunt, Jaeger, J. Smith Oval Bookstall etc. Also a mono postcard of the Australian team taking the field for the first match of the 1905 tour v Gentlemen at Crystal Palace, 4th-6th May. Odd faults, generally good condition. Qty 9
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 364:
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South Africa tour to England 1907. Three mono real photograph postcards and three mono postcards of the 1907 South African touring team. Some images are similar but from different publishers. Publishers include Scott of Manchester, Davidson Bros, Philco, Eventoscope, Topical etc. Qty 6. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 365:
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South Africa team postcards 1907-1947. Four mono real photograph postcards and two mono postcards of South Africa touring teams. Teams are 1907, 1912, 1924, 1929, 1935 and 1947. Publishers include Topical, L. Sales & Son, J. Beagles & Co, J. Smith Oval Bookstall, W.E. Green etc. Odd faults, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
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Test team postcards 1905-1936. Eight mono real photograph postcards and two mono postcards of Test teams. Teams are Warner's team in Australia 1904, England 1907, Australia 1921, England 1921, South Africa 1929, India 1932, West Indies 1933 (2 copies), South Africa 1935, and India 1936. Publishers include Rosemont Photo Leeds, Philip G. Hunt, C. Smith, J. Smith, Hills & Lacey, A.W.S. etc. Sold with a modern reproduction postcard of the England team in Australia 1876/77. Odd faults, overall in good/ very good condition. Qty 11
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 367:
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County team postcards. A selection of mono postcards, some real photographs, of counties. Team are Kent 1904, 1906 (2 different), 1958. Middlesex c1904, 1947, Northamptonshire c1960, Nottinghamshire (Wrench no. 3273), Surrey c1906, Sussex c1920, Worcestershire c1907 etc. Other publishers include Lankester, De'Ath & Dunn, Mockford, Durhams etc. Sold with a selection of eighteen Star Series postcards. Qty 31. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 368:
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Worcestershire C.C.C. postcards c1910s-1950s. A selection of mono and colour postcards, some real photographs, of the County Ground, Worcester. Publishers include Photochrom, Frith, Valentine etc. Sold with a selection of other cricket related postcards, mainly modern. Qty 29. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 369:
Lot 369 Lot 369
Signed trade cards. Twenty seven signed trade and postcards. Series include 'England Internationals in the 90s' (Qty 16), T.C.C.B. (3), Cornhill Insurance (2), and E.C.B. (2) etc. Each card signed by the featured player. Signatures include C. Cowdrey, Alec and Eric Bedser, Willis, Botham, S. Pollock, Thorpe, Malcolm, Crawley, Hemmings, Tufnell, Small, Hick, Hussein, Lamb, Russell, Ramprakash, Reeve, Bicknell etc. Odd duplication. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £45
Lot 370:
Lot 370
Northamptonshire C.C.C. 1904. Original sepia real photograph postcard of the Northamptonshire team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire, blazers etc. Players featured include Horton (Captain), Smith, W. Kingston, H. Kingston, Crosse, East, Thompson, Pool etc. The photograph by Greenway Photo. Rounding to corners, some wear to extremities, otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £30
Northamptonshire were awarded first-class status in December 1904 following four successful seasons in the Minor Counties Championship
Lot 371:
Lot 371
Northamptonshire C.C.C. c1919. Original sepia postcard of the County Cricket Ground, Northamptonshire, depicting a match in progress with spectators in the foreground looking on. Postmarked 19th August 1919. Published by P.N. Series of Artistic Cards, no. 938. Unidentified signature in ink to the front. G/VG. Rare
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 372:
Lot 372
Jack Hobbs and Duleepsinhji 1929. Sepia real photograph postcard of Hobbs and Duleepsinhji walking out to bat at Scarborough, playing for C.I. Thonrton's XI v South Africans, 4th-6th September 1929. Photograph by Walkers Studios of Scarborough. Adhesive damage to verso, minor surface marks to the photograph. Sold with a sepia postcard with image of Hobbs and advertising message produced for the M.C.C. 'Bodyline Tour' 1932/33. G. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
Lot 373:
Lot 373
Comic and other cricket postcards. An interesting and varied selection of humorous Victorian, Edwardian and 1920s-1940s postcards. Artists include J.W.G., Donald McGill, Fred D. Howard, Frederick Spurgin etc. Publishers include Cynicus, Living Picture Series, Bamforth & Co., Philco, Davidson Bros., Delittle, Fenwick & Co., E.S. London, Inter Art Co. etc. Odd nicks and wear otherwise in good condition. Qty 28. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
Lot 374:
Lot 374
Comic and other cricket postcards. An interesting and varied selection of humorous Victorian, Edwardian and 1920s-1940s postcards. Includes an Australian Christmas postcard of a kangaroo being bowled over, possibly Bodyline? Artists include Donald McGill, Kinsella, Lance Thackeray etc. Publishers/ series include Kismet, Raphael Tuck & Sons, Langsdorf & Co., etc. Odd nicks and wear otherwise in good condition. Qty 33. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £85
Lot 375:
Lot 375
Don Bradman postcards. A selection of Bradman related modern postcards. Various series including Australia Post, Bradman Collection State Library of Australia etc. One postcard creased but signed by Bradman. Qty 67. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £55
Lot 376:
Lot 376 Lot 376
'Cricketers'. Misch & Co. Series 478. 1905. Set of six colour postcards with artwork by Fred. S. Howard, each depicting a player with the captions 'A Cut to Leg', 'Fielding the Ball', 'Bowled, 'A Catch in the Slips', A Close Shave' and 'Caught and Bowled'. One postcard with adhesive damage to verso, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 377:
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M.C.C. Christmas and greetings cards 1930s-1950s. Eight original greetings cards and flyers, some in proof form. Items include a two sided M.C.C. Christmas greetings card featuring Alfred Mynn to face, with biography by E.N.L. (Lucas) to verso, a single sided card titled 'Greetings 1935-1936 above printed eight line poem, surrounded by illustrations of cricketers, stumps, bats, W.G. Grace and a cricket scene, with another similar card dated 1936-1937. All three cards with M.C.C. emblem and trimming to borders in M.C.C. colours, 6"x9.5". Sold with an official flyer for the England v Australia match, Lord's 24th-28th June 1938 listing the two team squads and notices relating to the publication of official scorecards for the match below. To verso a printed reproduction of David Harris from the sketch by George Shepherd below M.C.C. emblem, printed in blue. 5.5"x9", with a proof of a Christmas card based on the same subject of David Harris. Also a single page flyer for Gentlemen v Players, Lord's 1951 featuring engravings of ancient cricket matches etc. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £30
Lot 378:
Lot 378
Marylebone Cricket Club Greetings card 1937. Single side printed card published to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the M.C.C. The card features a reproduction of an engraving of 'A Match in progress on Thomas Lord's Ground in Dorset Square, 1793', and a poem below by 'E.V.L.' (E.V. Lucas). M.C.C. trimming to borders in M.C.C. colours. 7.25"x9.5". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 379:
Lot 379
Frederick John Durston. Middlesex & England 1919-1933. Phillips 'Pinnace' premium issue cabinet size real photograph trade card of Durston with ball at the wicket. No. 61c. Plain back. 4"x6". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £38
Lot 380:
Lot 380
John William Hearne. Middlesex & England 1909-1936. Phillips 'Pinnace' premium issue cabinet size real photograph trade card of Hearne standing full length with ball. No. 48c. Plain back. 4"x6". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £40
Lot 381:
Lot 381
Charles Albert George 'Jack' Russell (also known as Albert Charles Russell). Essex & England 1908-1930. Phillips 'Pinnace' premium issue cabinet size real photograph trade card of Russell in batting pose at the wicket. No. 41c. Plain back. 4"x6". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
Lot 382:
Lot 382
Wilfred Rhodes. Yorkshire & England 1898-1930. Phillips 'Pinnace' premium issue cabinet size real photograph trade card of Rhodes standing full length at the wicket wearing Yorkshire cap and blazer. No. 54c. Plain back. 4"x6". Some age toning to the photograph, adhesive marks to verso, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £42
Lot 383:
Lot 383 Lot 383
Reproduction and modern cigarette cards. Red album containing a collection of 'Nostaligia Reprint' sets of Imperial Tobacco Taddy 'County Cricketers' series (10), Wills's 'Cricketers' (100), Taddy & Co 'County Cricketers' (228), W.D. & H.O. Wills 'Cricketer Series 1901' (40). Also modern sets by County Print Services, 'Cricket's Golden Age' (25), 'Cricketers 1890' (50) and 'Cricketers 1896' (50), and Sport In Print 'Nottinghamshire Batsmen' (60). VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £25
Lot 384:
Lot 384
Derbyshire C.C.C. Four Godfrey Phillips 'Series of Cricketers' brown back 1924 cigarette cards of S. Cadman, H. Elliott, J.M. Hutchinson and A. Morton, each nicely signed in ink to the front. Adhesive damage to the verso of all four, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 385:
Lot 385
Signed cigarette cards. Nine W.D. & H.O. Wills 'Cricketers 2nd Series' 1928 cards each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Sidwell, Eckersley, Tyldesley, Dawson, Thomas, Leyland, Shepherd, Shipman and Durston. Also a signed John Player & Sons 'Cricketers 1938' series card of J. Hardstaff Jnr. Fading to odd signature, otherwise in good condition. Qty 10
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
Lot 386:
Lot 386 Lot 386
Cricket trade cards. Complete set of County Print Services trade cards of county players, nos. 1-216, and a good run of TCCB/ECB/Classic Cricket Cards 'International Cricketers' cards nos. 1-51, 53-164 and 173-228. Also a selection of cards from World Cup 1999 etc. In two binders. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £42
Lot 387:
Lot 387
Cricketers' Christmas cards. Seven modern Christmas cricket related Christmas cards. One from the cricket historian Sam Canynge Capel is signed and dated 1979. Others include printed cards from Sir Jack and Lady Hobbs, and Ian Botham, and handwritten cards from 'Mont' Cranfield (Gloucestershire 1934-1951), the Graveney and Surridge families etc.
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £30
Lot 388:
Lot 388
Signed cricket trade cards. Over one hundred TCCB/ECB/Classic Cricket cards each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Alec Stewart, Marcus Trescothick, Ian Bell, Graeme Swann, Steve Harmison, Michael Vaughan, Matt Prior, Ashley Giles, Monty Panesar, Matthew Hoggard, Adam Hollioake, Jack Russell, Chris Lewis, Dominic Cork, Dermot Reeve, Andrew Caddick, Andrew Strauss, Alastair Cook, Graham Gooch, David Gower, Graham Thorpe, James Anderson, Stuart Broad, Charlotte Edwards, Heather Knight, Sachin Tenkulkar, Hashim Amla, Mike Hussey, Shane Watson, Anil Kumble, Chris Cairns, Waqar Younis etc. Odd duplication. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £220
Lot 389:
Lot 389
'Carrs Sports'. Cricket card series 1967. Full set of twenty colour cards with biography below each image. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 390:
Lot 390
Don Bradman collectors' cards. Two complete sets of twenty cards of 'The Bradman Collection' and 'Sir Donald Bradman Greatest Hits' series, both by Weet-bix. Sold with a selection of twelve miscellaneous Bradman stamps, trade and cigarette cards. G/VG
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £25

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