Cricket Scorecards, Fdc's, Programmes & Magazines

Lot 559:
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Kent v Gloucestershire 1904. Early official scorecard issued at the start of play for the match played at the Angel Ground, Tonbridge, 23rd-25th June 1904. Advertising to verso. Vertical fold, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £160
Kent won by nine wickets. Top scorer was Alec Hearne who carried his bat for 90no in Kent's first innings with George Dennett taking 7-95 for Gloucestershire. Jack Hubble made his first-class debut for Kent in this match
Lot 560:
Lot 560
Middlesex C.C.C. scorecards 1913-1939. A good selection of official 'home' scorecards for matches played at Lord's, the majority with handwritten scores. Notable matches and performances include v Nottinghamshire 1914 (J.W. Hearne 104, Lee 139, Hendren 133no), v South Africans 1935, v Sussex 1938 (W.F. Price's benefit), v Sussex (Hendren 112), v Surrey (G. Hart & J. Hulme's benefit, Edrich 110) etc. Qty 12. Odd faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £72
Lot 561:
Lot 561
Surrey C.C.C. scorecards 1921-1939. A good selection of official 'home' scorecards for matches played at Kennington Oval, all with partly printed and/ or handwritten scores. Notable matches and performances include v Nottinghamshire 1921 (Sandham 127), v Oxford University 1924 (Jardine 105), v Kent 1935 (A. Sandham's benefit) etc. Qty 10. Some faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
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Lot 562
Surrey v West Indies 1939. Official commemorative scorecard for the tour match played at Kennington Oval, 26th-28th July 1939, with raised silver Prince of Wales feather emblem to top and chocolate brown borders. The scorecard, showing the fall of the first wicket at 19-1 (Stollmeyer c Dickinson, b Gover 6), is nicely signed in ink by Alf Gover. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50
The West Indians won by seven wickets. Top scorers in the match were Weekes (146) and Headley (93) in the West Indians' first innings. The tour was curtailed due to the outbreak of war
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Lancashire C.C.C. scorecards 1927-1939. A selection of official 'home' scorecards, the majority for matches played at Old Trafford, all with partly printed and/ or handwritten scores. Notable matches and performances include v Kent 1927 (E. Tyldesley 135), v Nottinghamshire (Iddon 200no), v Australians 1938, v West Indies 1939 (played at Aigburth Road, Liverpool), v Kent 1939 (Phillipson 12 wickets in the match) etc. Qty 8. Some faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
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Yorkshire C.C.C. scorecards 1935-1938. Six official scorecards for matches played at Scarborough and Bramall Lane, Sheffield. Scarborough Festival matches are Yorkshire v M.C.C. & Ground 1935 and 1938, and H.D. Leveson Gower's XI v M.C.C. Team for Australia 1936 and v New Zealand 1937. Bramall Lane matches are Yorkshire v Somerset 1936 and v Derbyshire 1938. Sold with official scorecards for Northumberland v Yorkshire II, Jesmond 1937, and Oxford University v Yorkshire, The Parks, Oxford 1938 with official 'O.U.C.C. Chair Ticket'. Printed and handwritten scores. Odd faults, overall in good condition. Qty 8
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
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Somerset C.C.C. scorecards 1914 and 1932. Two official scorecards including a rarely seen card for Somerset v All India, Weston-super-Mare, 10th-12th August 1932, which the Indians won by 163 runs (Nayudu 130no in India's second innings). Also Essex v Somerset, Leyton, 20th-22nd July 1914. Essex won by nine wickets (Hylton Stewart 110 for Essex in their first innings). Both scorecards with complete printed and handwritten scores. Adhesive marks to the verso of the 1914 scorecard, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
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Worcestershire C.C.C. scorecards 1921 and 1922. Two official scorecards for Hampshire v Worcestershire, Dean Park, Bournemouth, 10th-12th August 1921 (Hampshire won by an innings and 82 runs), and Worcestershire v Warwickshire, Amblecote, 10th-13th June 1922 (Warwickshire won by 223 runs). Both scorecards with incomplete printed and/or handwritten scores. Fold to the 1922 card, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
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Sussex C.C.C. scorecards 1919-1939. Nine official scorecards for Sussex 'home' matches. Scorecards for matches played at Hove are Sussex v Yorkshire 1919, 1920, 1932 and 1939 v West Indies 1928, also President's XI v Captain's XI 1939. Others are Sussex v Gloucestershire 1924 and v Warwickshire 1925, both at Eastbourne, and v Kent 1936 at Hastings. Incomplete printed and/or handwritten scores. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £160
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Lot 568
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. 1926. Official scorecard for Nottinghamshire v Middlesex, Trent Bridge, 21st-24th August 1926, sold with a page laid to album page comprising twelve nice ink signatures of members of the 1926 Nottinghamshire team. Signatures are Carr (Captain), J. Gunn, Barratt, Richmond, S. Staples, Larwood, Lilley, Whysall, G. Gunn, Walker, Payton and A. Staples. Sold with an official folding scorecard for Nottinghamshire v Yorkshire, Trent Bridge, 17th-20th June 1939. Both scorecards with printed and handwritten scores. Odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
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Lot 569
Kent v Lancashire 1929. Official scorecard for the match played at Mote Park, Maidstone on the 24th-26th July 1929. Despite Tich Freeman taking all ten wickets in Lancashire's first innings, Lancashire won the match by 189 runs. Freeman's figures were 42 overs, 9 maidens, 10 wickets for 131. Part handwritten annotation. Light horizontal fold, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £180
Freeman achieved his best innings bowling analysis, so far in his career, in first-class matches in this match
Lot 570:
Lot 570
Gentlemen v Players 1920-1939. Official scorecard for the Gentlemen v Players match played at Lord's, 5th-7th July 1939, Player won by 160 runs. Sold with a small album page nicely signed in ink by the eleven members of the Players team for the match. Signatures are Bowes, Paynter, Hardstaff, Price, Pope, Dollery, Compton, Wright, Gimblett, Copson and Hutton. Sold with a further three official scorecards for Gentlemen v Players matches played at Kennington Oval June 1920, and Lord's, July 1929 and July 1934. Printed and handwritten scores. Qty 5. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
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Kent C.C.C. 1921-1933. Alfred Percy 'Tich' Freeman. Kent & England 1914-1936. Seasons 1932 and 1933. Two official scorecards illustrating the extraordinary bowling feats of Freeman in which he took ten wickets or more in a match. Kent v Yorkshire, Tonbridge 1932 (11 wickets in the match), and Kent v Lancashire, Tonbridge 1933 (13 wickets). Sold with a further three official Kent related scorecards, Kent v Surrey, Blackheath 1921, Kent v Somerset, Tonbridge 1926, and F.E. Woolley's County XI v XV of Tunbridge Wells & District, Tunbridge Wells, 23rd April 1927 Printed and handwritten details, some folds otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £360
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Warwickshire and Derbyshire 1925-1939. Four official scorecards. Warwickshire v Leicestershire, Coventry 1925, Yorkshire v Warwickshire, Bramall Lane, Sheffield 1930, Warwickshire v West Indies, Edgbaston 1939, and Essex v Derbyshire, Chelmsford 1937. Handwritten and printed scores, some folds and other odd faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
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Varsity and schools cricket 1900-1938. Seven official scorecards for Oxford University v Cambridge University matches played at Lord's in seasons 1900, 1912, 1929-1931, 1935 and 1938. Also M.C.C. v Oxford University, Lord's 1931, Cambridge University v Nottinghamshire, Fenner's 1934, v Essex, Fenner's 1938, and three official scorecards for Eton v Harrow matches played at Lord's in 1924, 1935 and 1938. Also an original ticket to the Lord's members' enclosure for the Eton v Harrow match of 1926. Printed and handwritten scores, some light folds, otherwise in good condition. Qty 14
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £65
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South west county scorecards 1926-1939. Seven official scorecards for the period. Matches are Gloucestershire v Northamptonshire, Bristol 1926, v Middlesex, Clifton College 1932, v Derbyshire, Bristol 1936, v Derbyshire, Cheltenham College 1939, Derbyshire v Somerset, Derby 1932, Oxford University v Glamorgan, The Parks, Oxford 1938, and Glamorgan v Surrey, Swansea 1939. Printed and handwritten scores. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
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England Test scorecards 1926-1938. Four official scorecards for Test matches v Australia 1926 (Bardsley 193) and 1935 (Hammond 240, Brown 206), v South Africa 1929 (Sutcliffe 109) and 1938. Also M.C.C. v Australians, Lord's 1934 (Hendren 135). Handwritten and printed scores, some folds and odd faults. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
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Wartime cricket at Lord's 1940-1945. A good selection of nineteen official scorecards for matches played at Lord's. Matches are British Empire XI v London Counties XI 1940, Royal Air Force v London Fire Service 1940, London Counties v British Empire XI 1941, Eton Ramblers v Forty Club 1942, St Pancras C.D.S. v Hampstead C.D.S. 1942, The Army v Metropolitan Police 1942, Middlesex & Essex v Kent & Surrey 1942, A Lord's XI v Surrey Colts 1942, Hampstead C.D.S. v St Pancras C.D.S. 1943, Oxford v Cambridge 1943, England v The Dominions 1943, Australia v The Rest 1944, A Lord's XI v West of England XI 1944, Army v Royal Air Force 1944, England v Australia 1944, England v Dominions 1944, Navy v Army 1944, R.A.A.F. v South of England 1945, and England v Australia 1945. Printed and handwritten scores, odd faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £100
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Wartime scorecards 1941-1945. Nine official scorecards for wartime matches. Scorecards are Somerset v Gloucestershire, Taunton 1941, Winchmore Hill v British Empire XI, Winchmore Hill 1943, T.E. Burrow's XI v J. Parr's XI, Chorlton-cum-Hardy 1944, North of England v R.A.A.F., Old Trafford 1944, Daily Dispatch War Fund XI v England XI, Old Trafford 1945, Kenton v British Empire XI, Kenton 1945, British Army v British Empire, Southend-on-Sea 1945, Winchmore Hill v British Empire, Winchmore Hill 1945. Includes a scorecard for Bengal Governor's XI v Services XI, Calcutta, 16th-18th December 1944. Printed and handwritten scores, some folds and wear, overall in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £280
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Lot 578
Glamorgan v New Zealand 1949. Official scorecard for the match played at St. Helen's, Swansea, 30th July- 2nd August 1949. The scorecard, printed at the start of play, nicely signed by ten members of the Glamorgan team, fourteen members of the New Zealand touring party, and five others. Twenty nine signatures in total. New Zealand signatures include Hadlee (Captain), Reid, Cresswell, Wallace, Mooney, Rabone, Donnelly, Sutcliffe etc. Glamorgan signatures include Wooller (Captain), Parkhouse, D.E. Davies, Montgomery, Trick, H.G. Davies, Trick etc. Light folds, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
The match was drawn. Wallace top scored with 169no in New Zealand's only innings, Cresswell taking six wickets for twenty one runs in Glamorgan's only innings
Lot 579:
Lot 579
Luton Town C.C. v Middlesex 1953. Syd Brown's Benefit Match. Official scorecard for the match played at Wardown Park, Luton, 24th May 1953. The scorecard with handwritten scores, is nicely signed in ink to verso by ten members of the Middlesex team. Signatures are Warr, Brown, D. Compton, Sharp, Robertson, L. Compton, Young, Bennett, Routledge and Moss, also signed by the umpire, Frank Chester. The result of the match is not known. Light horizontal fold, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
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South Africa. Queenstown Cricket Union Centenary Match 1865-1965. Goddard's XI v Maclean's XI. Official scorecard and two tickets for the match played at Victoria Recreation Grounds, Queenstown, South Africa, 25th-26th September 1965. Handwritten scores in ink with other annotations and signatures of non-players. Slight splitting to fold, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £10
Lot 581:
Lot 581
Australia tour to England 1948. Five official scorecards for tour and Test matches from the 1948 tour. Matches are v Oxford University, Christ Church Cricket Ground, Oxford, 19th-21st May, v Middlesex, Lord's, 17th-20th July, and v Somerset, Taunton, 28th-31st August. Test match scorecards are for England v Australia, Lord's 24th-29th June, and Headingley 22nd-27th July. Also two official tickets for the third day of the Lord's Tests in 1948 and 1953, both with loss to one corner, the 1953 ticket laid down to white sheet. Handwritten and printed scores to the majority of scorecards. Some wear and ageing, overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
Lot 582:
Lot 582
Test, County, benefit matches and friendlies scorecards 1945-1950. A good selection of approx. ninety official scorecards for the period. Test match scorecards include England v India, Lord's and Old Trafford 1946, v South Africa, Trent Bridge, Lord's and The Oval 1947, v New Zealand, Lord's and The Oval 1949, v West Indies, Old Trafford and Lord's 1950. Tour matches include Lancashire v All India, Old Trafford 1946. H.D.G. Leveson Gower's XI v India, Scarborough 1946. Yorkshire v South Africans, Bramall Lane 1947. M.C.C. v New Zealanders, Lord's 1949. Northumberland v West Indies, Jesmond 1950 etc. Benefits for Jim Sims (Middlesex) 1946 and 1947, Cyril Washbrook (Lancashire) 1948, Peter Jackson (Worcestershire) 1948, Richard Howorth (Worcestershire) 1949, Eddie Watts (Surrey, three different) 1949, Denis Compton (Middlesex) 1949, Laurie Fishlock (Surrey, two different) 1950 etc. Friendlies include Old England v Surrey, Kennington Oval 1946. Royal Navy v The Army, Lord's 1046. Winchmore Hill C.C. v Middlesex County XI 1948. Surrey v Woking C.C., Woking 1948 and 1949. A Surrey XI v The Rest, Kingston-upon-Thames 1949. Stratford-on-Avon C.C. v Warwickshire 1949. D.V.P. Wright's XI v Catford 1950. Winchmore Hill v Hampshire County XI 1950. Surrey v Working & Horsell 1950. Some faults, generally in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £200
Lot 583:
Lot 583
Test, County, benefit matches and friendlies scorecards 1951-1959. A good selection of over one hundred and twenty official scorecards for the period, the odd scorecard signed. Test match scorecards include England v South Africa, Trent Bridge and Headingley 1951, v India, Lord's 1952, v Australia, Lord's, Old Trafford, The Oval 1953, v Pakistan, The Oval 1954, v South Africa, Lord's (signed by Tom Graveney), Headingley, The Oval 1955, v Australia, Lord's, Old Trafford, The Oval 1956, v West Indies, Lord's, Trent Bridge, The Oval 1957, v New Zealand, Lord's , The Oval 1958, v India, Lord's, The Oval 1959. Tour matches include South Africans v Surrey, The Oval 1951, Cambridge University v All India, Fenners 1952, India v Warwickshire, Edgbaston, v Middlesex, Lord's, v England XI, Hastings 1952, Australians v Leicestershire, Grace Road 1953, New Zealanders v M.C.C., Lord's, v Sussex, Hove, v Middlesex, Lord's 1958, India v Middlesex, Lord's 1959. Benefits for Tom Pritchard (Warwickshire) 1952, Syd Brown (Middlesex) 1953, Leslie Compton (Middlesex) 1954, Arthur McIntyre (Surrey) 1955. Friendlies include England XI v Commonwealth XI, Kingston-upon-Thames 1952, Surrey Trial Match, The Oval 1953, E.A. Mead's Notts XI v Catford, Catford 1953, Millom v Ulverston, Millom 1954, High Wycombe v Middlesex, High Wycombe 1955, Workington v Ulverston, Workington 1955, Crewe LMR Sports Club XI v B.L. Muncer XI, Crewe 1955, Hong Kong v Malaya 1955, Sir Leonard Hutton's XI v The President's XI, Colwyn Bay 1956, Southgate C.C. v Northants C.C.C. 1958, M.C.C. v Australian Old Collegians, Lord's 1959. Other signatures include Fred Trueman, Doug Insole etc. Some faults, generally in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £380
Lot 584:
Lot 584
Test, County, benefit matches and friendlies scorecards 1960-1966. A good selection of over one hundred and thirty scorecards for the period, the odd scorecard signed. Test match scorecards include England v South Africa, Lord's 1960, v Australia, Lord's, Headingley, Old Trafford, The Oval 1961, v Pakistan, The Oval 1962, v West Indies, Old Trafford, Lord's, Headingley, The Oval 1963, v Australia, Lord's, The Oval 1964, v New Zealand, Lord's 1965, v South Africa, Lord's, The Oval 1965, v West Indies, Lord's 1966. Tour matches include South Africans v Glamorgan, Cardiff 1960, v Surrey, The Oval 1960, Australians v Surrey, The Oval, v Sussex, Hove, v Middlesex 1961, Pakistan v Sussex, Hove, v Surrey, The Oval 1962, West Indies v Surrey, The Oval, v Glamorgan, Cardiff, v Middlesex, Lord's, v Surrey, The Oval, v Sir Learie Constantine's XI, The Oval 1963, Australians v Surrey, The Oval, v Glamorgan, Cardiff, v M.C.C., Lord's, Middlesex, Lord's 1964, New Zealanders v M.C.C., Lord's, v Glamorgan, Cardiff, v Surrey, The Oval 1965, South Africans v Surrey, The Oval 1965, West Indians v Gloucestershire, Bristol 1966. Benefits for Tony Lock (Surrey) 1960, Peter Loader (Surrey), Don Bennett (Middlesex), Micky Stewart (Surrey). Friendlies include H.S. Altham's Public Schools XI v English Schools C.A., Lord's 1961, A.J. McIntyre's XI v P.B.H. May's XI, The Oval 1962, Beaumont v Oratory, Lord's 1962 and 1964, M.C.C. Touring Team v The Rest, Lord's 1963, Rugby v Marlborough, Lord's 1964, Clifton v Tonbridge, Lord's 1964, M.C.C. Young Professionals v Young Amateurs of Middlesex, Lord's 1964, The Gallaher Cricketers v Totteridge C.C. 1966, An England XI v Rest of the World XI, Scarborough 1966 etc. Signatures include Fred Rumsey (Somerset), Conrad Hunte, Wes Hall (West Indies), Vic Pollard (New Zealand), Phil Sharpe (Yorkshire) etc. Some faults, generally in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £240
Lot 585:
Lot 585
England v Australia 1926. Souvenir advertising scorecard 'Presented free by Nash's Cigarettes' for the fifth Test match played at Kennington Oval, 14th-18th August 1926
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
England won the 'Timeless Test' by 289 runs. For England Sutcliffe made 76 & 161, Hobbs 100, Larwood and Rhodes with 6 wickets each in the match. For Australia Gregory made 73, Collins 61, with Mailey taking 9 wickets in the match
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Lot 586
Tom Graveney '100 Hundreds'. Official scorecard for the Worcestershire v Northamptonshire match played at New Road on the 5th to 7th August 1964. Signed 'Best Wishes, Tom Graveney'. In the match Graveney made 132 being his 100th hundred in first class cricket. No printed scores to the scorecard. Sold with a copy photograph of Graveney signed in ink. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
Lot 587:
Lot 587
England v Australia, 3rd Test match, Leeds. July 1930. Original commemorative silk scorecard for the historic Test match where Don Bradman made the record Test score of 334. The oblong scorecard by Crosland & Co of Kirkgate, Leeds measures 10.5"x4.75" and the scores printed in blue. Some light foxing otherwise in good/very good condition. A rarely seen scorecard. Not previously seen by the auctioneer
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
The Australians scored 458-3 on the first day of the Test and Bradman went on the following day to increase his record score to 334 before being caught by Duckworth off Tate. He was the 6th wicket to fall and Australia recorded a first innings score of 566 all out. The Test match was drawn and Australia went on to win the series by two Tests to one.

This was Bradman's first tour of England. He scored 974 runs at an average of 139.14 during the Test series, with four centuries, including two double hundreds and a triple century. Bradman's first-class tour total was 2,960 runs, at an average of 98.66 with 10 centuries, was another enduring record, the most by any overseas batsman on a tour of England
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Don Bradman's final Test Match 1948. Official scorecard for the fifth Test, England v Australia, Kennington Oval, 14th-18th August 1948. Australia won by an innings and 149 runs. Complete printed scores. Sold with an official match ticket admitting the bearer to the ground 'on any one day of the Test Match'. Horizontal fold to both the scorecard and ticket, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £140
Making his last Test appearance, Bradman was famously bowled second ball for nought by Eric Hollies in Australia's only innings. England had been skittled out for 52 in their first innings, only Hutton (30) making double figures. Australia went on to win by an innings and 149 runs, taking the series 4-0 with one match drawn
Lot 588:
Lot 588
Australia tour to England 1938. Official scorecard for Australia v England XI played at Blackpool, 31st August- 2nd September 1938. Incomplete printed and handwritten scores. Minor staining, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £15
The Australians won by ten wickets with Ward taking ten wickets in the match
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North v South 1943. Official four page scorecard for the match played at Wagon Works Sports Ground, Gloucester, 27th & 28th July 1943. Teams listed to centre pages with signatures of all twelve members of the South team and ten members of the North team. South signatures include Fagg, Wyatt, Nutter, Goddard, Hazell etc. For the North, Place, Cox, Constantine, Martindale, Duckworth, Leatherbarrow etc. Odd marks to front cover and some creasing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £70
The match was drawn. Fagg 151no and Wyatt 155 shared a partnership of 285 in the South's second innings. The North held out for the draw with their last wicket standing
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Lot 590
Bicentenary Match. M.C.C. v Rest of the World 1987. Official scorecard for the match played at Lord's, 20th-25th August 1987. The scorecard with complete printed scores is nicely signed in ink by twelve players including Gatting, Gooch, Edmonds, Marshall, Gower, Rice, French, Broad, Gavaskar, M. Crowe etc. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
The match ended in a draw. Gooch (117), Gatting (119) and Greenidge (122) scored centuries for M.C.C., with Gavaskar top scorer in the match with 188 for Rest of the World
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Lot 591
Somerset C.C.C. 1949. Complete set of sixteen official scorecards for Somerset 'home' County Championship matches, Cambridge University and New Zealanders played at Taunton (8 scorecards), Wells (1), Bath (3), Frome (1), and Weston-Super-Mare (3). The scorecards appear to be complete with printed scores, one with additional handwritten scores. Sold with a folding leaflet produced for Horace Hazell's Benefit season, 1949. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 17
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
Lot 592:
Lot 592
Walter Hammond. England v Australia 1938. Official scorecard for the first Test, Trent Bridge, 10th-14th June 1938. The scorecard with complete printed scores is beautifully signed in black ink by England Captain, Walter Hammond. Creasing and foxing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £130
The high scoring first Test was drawn, England making 658 in their only innings with centuries from Hutton 100, Barnett 126, Paynter 206no and Compton 102. In reply Australia made 411 in their first innings (McCabe 232) and, following on in the second declared at 427-6 (Brown 133, Bradman 144no)
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M.C.C. tour to India 1951/52. Original advertising folding scorecard produced by Rhodes Navy Cut Cigarettes with colour image of cricket stumps and printed signatures of the M.C.C. touring party to front, and colour advertisement to rear. Small tape repairs to fold and lower edge, otherwise in good condition. Sold with an official folding scorecard for India v M.C.C., first Test, Bombay, 11th-16th November 1961. Rear page heavily trimmed, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £45
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India v Pakistan 1952. Official scorecard for the drawn fourth Test, Madras, 28th November- 1st December 1952. The folding scorecard with colour advertisements, is dated for the third day, 30th November, on which no play was possible. The card heavily trimmed to lower edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
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England v Australia 1956. Official scorecard and match ticket for the third Test, Headingley, 12th-17th July 1956, which England won by an innings and 42 runs, Laker taking eleven wickets in the match and May top scoring with 101. The scorecard with complete printed scores is signed in ink by five England players including Laker, also Bailey, Cowdrey, May and Insole, also Johnson of Australia. Ex Tony Woodhouse collection. Sold with an official scorecard for England v The Rest Test Trial, Bradford, 31st May- 2nd June 1950, signature of Laker on small white card, and a copy photograph of Laker. Qty 5. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
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England v Australia 1964. Official scorecard for the fourth Test, Old Trafford, 23rd-28th July 1964. The scorecard with complete printed scores has been beautifully signed in black ink by Barrington who made 256 in England's first innings. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £65
Batting first, Australia made 656-8 declared, Lawry 106 and Simpson 311, England replying with 611. In addition to Barrington's 256, Dexter scored 174. The match fizzled out for a draw
Lot 597:
Lot 597
Eton v Winchester 1919. Official scorecard for the match played at Eton College, 27th & 28th June 1919. Winchester College, captained by Douglas Jardine, won by 69 runs, Jardine scoring 35 and 89. Sold with a press cutting report of the match. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50
Other Winchester players who went to play first-class cricket include R.H. Hill (Middlesex, 42 matches), C.T. Ashton (Essex, 89), W.F. Baldock (Somerset 10), and from Eton, W.W. Hill-Wood (Derbyshire, 35), C.H. Gibson (Sussex, 26), W.R. Shirley (Hampshire, 49), R. Aird (Hampshire, 108) etc.
Lot 598:
Lot 598
Scarborough Cricket Festival 1928-1971. A selection of twenty four official scorecards for matches played at Scarborough. Earlier scorecards include H.D.G. Leveson Gower's XI v West Indies 1928 & 1950, v New Zealand 1931 & 1949, v Australians 1938 & 1948, T.N. Pearce's XI v South Africa 1951 & 1955, v West Indies 1957, 1963, 1966, v New Zealand 1958, v India 1959, North v South 1949, Yorkshire v M.C.C. 1949, Gentlemen v Players 1953 & 1955 etc. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £140
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Gentlemen v Players 1933-1958. Ten official scorecards for matches played at Lord's in 1933, 1938, 1947, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956 and 1958. The majority with printed and/ or handwritten scores. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
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England v India 1932-1979. Thirteen official scorecards for Test matches played at Lord's 1932, 1936, 1952, 1959, 1967, The Oval 1936, 1946, 1979, Old Trafford 1946 (three copies, one signed by Alec and Eric Bedser in later years), 1959, Headingley 1949, also M.C.C. v All India, Lord's 1936. The majority with printed and/ or handwritten scores. Sold with an official team photograph postcard of the 1936 Indian touring party. Qty 15. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
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Lot 601
England v Pakistan 1954-1978. Seven official scorecards for Test matches played at Lord's 1954, 1978, The Oval 1954, 1962, 1967, and Headingley 1962 (two copies). Sold with an official mono team photograph postcard of the 1954 tourists, official tour souvenir guides for 1954 and 1962 (Playfair), and an unofficial tour programme for the 1967 tour published by M. Walker & Son. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £55
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Lot 602
West Indies tours to England 1933-2000. Nineteen official Test and tour match scorecards. Test matches are Lord's 1933, 1950, 1957, 1963, 2000 (signed by Franklin Rose), The Oval 1939, 1950 (two copies), 1957, 1963, 1966, Edgbaston 1963, Headingley 1969, and Old Trafford 1969. Tour matches are v Middlesex, Lord's 1933 & 1939, v Kent, Canterbury 1950, v M.C.C., Lord's 1950, v Surrey, The Oval 1963. The majority with printed and/ or handwritten scores. G
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £110
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England v New Zealand 1931-1978. Eleven official scorecards for Test matches played at Lord's 1931, 1937, 1958, 1969, The Oval 1937, 1958, 1969, 1978, Old Trafford 1949, Headingley 1958, Edgbaston 1958, also the tour match v Kent, Canterbury 1958. The majority with printed and/ or handwritten scores. Qty 12. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £70
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Lot 604
England v South Africa 1924-1965. Sixteen official scorecards for Test matches played at Lord's 1924, 1935, 1947, 1955 (two copies), 1960, Old Trafford 1947, 1955 (two copies), Trent Bridge 1947, 1955, Headingley 1947, 1955, The Oval 1951, 1955, 1965 (with match ticket). Printed and handwritten scores. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
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Australia tour to England 1948. Seven official scorecards for Test and tour matches played on the 1948 tour. Scorecards are v Nottinghamshire, Trent Bridge 29th May- 1st June, first Test, Trent Bridge 10th-15th June, second Test, Lord's 24th-29th June, third Test, Old Trafford 8th-13th July, v Middlesex, Lord's 17th-20th July, v Kent, Canterbury 21st-24th August, and v Gentlemen of England, Lord's 25th-27th August. Sold with an official scorecard for England v Australia, fifth Test, The Oval 13th-18th August 1964. Printed and/ or handwritten scores. Qty 8. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
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Sussex v Australians 1921-1953. Four official scorecards for matches played at Hove on the 1921, 1934, 1938 and 1953 Australian tours to England. The 1953 scorecard with complete printed scores, the others with printed and handwritten scores. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
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Australia tour match scorecards 1926-1972. Twenty official match scorecards for tour matches played by the Australians. Earlier scorecards include v Kent, Canterbury 1926, v England XI, Folkestone 1930 and 1938, v M.C.C., Lord's 1934 and 1938, v Middlesex, Lord's 1934 and 1938, v H.D.G. Leveson Gower's XI, Scarborough 1938, v Lancashire, Old Trafford 1938, v Surrey, The Oval 1938, v Kent, Folkestone 1948, v Scotland, Paisley 1953 etc. Sold with two England v Australia Test match scorecards at Trent Bridge 1930 and Headingley 1934. Printed and/ or handwritten scores. Qty 22. G
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £110
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The Army v Australians 1934 and 1938. Two official scorecards for tour matches played at The Officers' Club Ground, Aldershot on 15th August 1934 (Australians won by six wickets) and 17th-18th August 1938 (Australians won by an innings and 67 runs). Both scorecards complete with printed and handwritten scores. Sold with a small 'Snapphoto' album comprising twenty five candid mono photographs of scenes and events in and around Weston-Super-Mare and Wells in Somerset, including three of the match played at Aldershot in 1934, one of the Australians fielding, a group shot of the two teams, and a somewhat blurred close-up of Ponsford and Bradman. Each photograph measures 2.75"x3.25". G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
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England v Australia Test match scorecards 1902-1981. Thirty five official scorecards for Ashes Test matches played in England. The earliest is the scorecard with complete printed scores for the famous 1902 Test played at The Oval, 'Jessops match', which England won by one wicket. Other pre-war Ashes Test scorecards include Lord's 1912, 1926, 1930, 1934, 1938, The Oval 1926, 1930, 1934, 1938, Trent Bridge 1930, 1934, Headingley 1930, 1934 etc. Sold with three wartime scorecards for England v Australia at Lord's, 7th August 1944, 14th & 16th July 1945 and Old Trafford, 20th-22nd August 1945, and three tour matches at Lord's, v Middlesex 1934 & 1948, and v M.C.C. 1938. Printed and/ or handwritten scores. Also two official scorecards from the 1981 series including the famous 'Botham and Willis' Test at Headingley in which Botham scored 50 and 149no, and Willis took 8-43, England winning by 18 runs, and the fourth Test at Edgbaston (England won by 29 runs) with an official tour brochure signed by seven Australians, Hughes, Border, Marsh, Wood, Lawson, Lillee and Chappell. Some faults to the scorecards, overall in good condition. Qty 37
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £240
In the 1902 fifth Test at The Oval, England were set 263 to win, an unlikely target when Gilbert Jessop came to the wicket with the score at 48-5. However Jessop made a century in only 75 minutes and the last pairing of Hirst and Rhodes knocked off the fifteen runs required for the famous victory
Lot 610:
Lot 610
County and tour match scorecards 1936-1979. Black folder comprising approx. one hundred and twenty official scorecards for the period, mainly 1950s and 1960s, covering Test, tour and County matches, with a good number of M.C.C. matches, Kent, Surrey etc. Earlier scorecards include England v The Dominions, Lord's 2nd August 1943. England v The Rest, Lord's 12th-14th June 1946. Tours covered include West Indies 1950, 1963, 1966, India 1952, Australia 1953, 1956, 1961, 1964, 1968, Pakistan 1962, South Africa 1965, New Zealand 1965, India 1967 etc. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £300
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Lot 611
Australia v England 1924/25. Rare official scorecard for the first Test played at the Sydney Cricket Ground on the 19th-27th December 1924. The scorecard nicely signed in ink by all seventeen members of the M.C.C. touring party. Signatures include Captain, Gilligan, Hobbs, Sutcliffe, Woolley, Douglas, Chapman, Sandham, Howell, Freeman, Tate, Hendren, Tyldesley, Strudwick etc. Small adhesive marks to verso, minor ageing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £460
In the first Test, Australia beat England by 193 runs. For Australia, Collins (114) and Ponsford (110) both made centuries in the first innings and Taylor made 108 in the second, Hobbs (115) made a century in the first innings for England and Woolley(123) and Sutcliffe (115) in the second. Tate took 11 wickets in the match and Gregory and Mailey took 7 wickets in the match for Australia
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The Ashes. Australia v England 1924/25. Three rare official scorecards for the first Test at Sydney, and the second and fourth Test matches at Melbourne. The first Test, played at Sydney on the 19th-27th December 1924 with Australia winning by 193 runs (Freeman taking five wickets in the match and scoring 50 not out in the second innings, his highest Test score), the second, at Melbourne on the 1st-8th January 1925 with Australia winning by 81 runs, the fourth, at Melbourne on the 13th-18th February 1925 with England winning by an innings and 29 runs. The scorecard for the first Test is accompanied by a single page typed letter on 'The Cricketer' letterhead from Plum Warner to 'Ben' at Lord's to whom he is sending this scorecard which he suggests the M.C.C. might like to have 'and perhaps think it worthwhile framing and hanging on the walls somewhere in the pavilion'. He wishes 'we had won the third game at Adelaide, but the two teams seemed to be extraordinarily equal in strength, and I am hopeful that we shall win the fourth and fifth games'. Signed 'Plum'. File holes to the letter, some adhesive marks, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £140
Writing on the eve of the fourth Test at Melbourne, England had just lost the third Test at Adelaide by only eleven runs to go 3-0 down in the series. They went on to win by an innings at Melbourne, but lost the final Test, Australia taking the series 4-1
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Lot 613
Durham C.C.C. signed scorecards. 1993-1998. Three official scorecards for tour matches played at Durham, each profusely signed by players who took part and other members of the touring parties. Scorecards are Durham v Australia, 17th-19th July 1993 (Ian Botham's final first-class match). Over twenty signatures including Botham, Larkins, Fowler, Parker, Hughes (Durham), Simpson, Border, Hughes, Reiffel, Slater, Waugh, Healey (Australia) etc. Handwritten scores. Also Durham v South Africa 12th-14th July 1994, over twenty signatures, and Durham v South Africa 14th-16th July 1998, thirty four signatures. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
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Lot 614
Warwickshire C.C.C. 1946-1950. Eight official scorecards for tour matches played against Warwickshire at Edgbaston. Scorecards are for matches v India 1946, v South Africa 1947, v Australians 1948 and 1953, v New Zealand 1949 (2 copies), and v West Indies 1950 (2). The majority with printed and/ or handwritten scores. Sold with unofficial souvenir programmes for Warwickshire v Australians, Edgbaston 1948, England v Australia 1948 (with handwritten scores for the Warwickshire tour match), and a souvenir bookmark in the form of a cricket bat for Warwickshire and India 1952. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
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Lot 615
Kent C.C.C. 1958-1966. A selection of official scorecards for Kent 'home' matches for seasons 1958 (Qty 5), 1959 (2), 1960 (3), 1962 (5), 1963 (3) and 1966 (2). Includes matches played at Canterbury (including v Pakistanis 1962), Tunbridge Wells, Maidstone and Gillingham. Sold with an official scorecard for England v New Zealand, Lord's, 17th-22nd June 1965. The majority with handwritten and printed scores. Horizontal folds, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £70
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'The Cricketer Magazine' 1922, 1923, 1946 to 1969. A good run of the magazine, the 1922, 1923, 1948 and 1949, each year, bound in boards. The 1922 and 1923 with original wrappers bound in. The remainder are loose individual monthly editions. Near complete, just lacking an odd edition. Duplicate years for 1948 and 1949. Odd faults, otherwise in overall good condition. In three boxes
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £25
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'The Cricketer Magazine' 1921 (first), 1922, 1923, 1927, 1928, 1932, 1934, 1935, 1944, 1945, 1947 to 1965. A good run of the magazine, the 1927, 1928, 1932, 1934, 1935, 1944, 1947 to 1950, 1953, 1956, 1959 and1961 each year, bound in boards, some original bindings. Original wrappers bound in to the 1921 edition. The remainder are loose individual monthly editions. Near complete, just lacking an odd edition. Duplicate years for 1923, 1951 to 1955, 1957, 1958 and 1960. Odd faults, otherwise in overall good condition. Sold with 'Cricket of Today & Yesterday'. Percy Cross Standing. London 1902. Volumes I & II, in original boards. In four boxes
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
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Lot 618
Worcestershire C.C.C. Official benefit booklet for Dick Howarth 1949. Good condition. Rarely seen Benefit brochure
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £28
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Lot 619
Worcestershire C.C.C. Official Benefit booklets for Tom Graveney 1969 and Basil D'Oliveira, Benefit 1975 and Testimonial 1990 and two official orders of Service of Thanksgiving for Thomas William Graveney (2015) and Basil Lewis D'Oliveira 2012. The D'Oliveira Benefit book with detached rear wrapper and some wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
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Lot 620
Worcestershire C.C.C. Official Benefit or Testimonial booklets/handbills for Len Coldwell (1968), Bill Powell (Masseur 1968), Norman Gifford Benefit 1974, Glen Turner 1978 (2, different) and Norman Gifford Testimonial 1981 (signed)
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
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Lot 621
'M.C.C. in South Africa 1930-1931'. Official souvenir. Golden Jubilee Number. Authorised by the Transvaal Cricket Union. Original yellow wrappers with titles in green print. Very good condition. A rarer pre tour souvenir. Presented in attractive slipcase with gilt titles to spine edge
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £200
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Lot 622
M.C.C. tour of South Africa 1938/39. 'South African Tour 1938-1939'. Official players itinerary for the tour with titles and M.C.C. colours to front cover. To inside page, list of the M.C.C. touring party, match programme, hotels and travelling schedule, two full page map of the venues, postal information and playing conditions. Crease to front cover otherwise in very good condition. Includes a printed facsimile autograph sheet for the tour. Player unknown. A rarely seen official itinerary
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £130
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'Rothmans Rest of the World XI 1968'. Official programme for the five matches played by the Rest of the World XI in 1968. Signed to inside front cover by thirteen members of the Australian touring party for the match played at Lord's, 31st August- 3rd September 1968. Signatures are Lawry, Jarman, Taber, Inverarity, Hawke, Renneberg, Connolly, Sheahan, Chappell, Mallett, Freeman, Redpath and Gleeson. Also fully signed to the fifteen pen pictures of Nawab of Pataudi, Barlow, Bland, Butcher, Chandrasekhar, Hall, Lawry, Lindsay, C. Lloyd, McKenzie, Hanif Mohammed, Nurse, G. Pollock, P. Pollock and Sobers. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £160
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England v India. Official programme for the Texaco Trophy first one day international played at Headingley, 18th July 1990. Signed to the centre pages by sixteen members of the England and India teams. England signatures include Atherton, Small, Malcolm, Lewis, DeFreitas, Gower, Morris etc. India signatures include Azharuddin, Shastri, Wasan, Kumble etc. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
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Lot 625
Kippax-Oldfield Testimonial Match' 1949. Official souvenir programme for A.L. Hassett's team v A.R. Morris' team played at Sydney Cricket Ground, 25th February- 1st March 1949. The programme loose mounted to sheet with a signature in ink of Kippax on piece laid down below. Light creasing to the programme, otherwise
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
This was Bradman's penultimate first class match
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Lot 626
England v Australia Ashes series 1926-1964. A good selection of official and unofficial tour brochures and booklets. 'Cricket Cartoons', Arthur Mailey, covering the 1924/25 M.C.C. tour to Australia. Original front cover laid down to replacement wrappers, foxing throughout. 'Cricket 1926', illustrated brochure with original decorative paper wrappers, printed and published by Barton & Co., London. 'Souvenir of English Cricketers' Visit to Adelaide', fourth Test, February 1929, compiled by W.R. Wright, printed by R.M. Osborne, Adelaide. 'Autographed Sketches of the 1930 Australian Cricketers Drawn from Life', Laurence East. Original wrappers detached and split. 'In Quest of the Ashes 1934. The Don Bradman Souvenir Booklet and Scoring Records', published 'with the compliments of Wrigley's (A'sia) Limited'. 'The Australians in England 1934', Manchester Guardian. 'Australia's 18th Cricket Tour of England 1934 Souvenir', compiled by A.W. Simpson, published by All Counties' Publicity Co., Nottingham. 'The Australians in England 1938', published by the Manchester Guardian. 'The Listener in Test Cricket Book', Rohan Rivett 1948. Sold with 'Don Bradman's Pictorial Test Record S. Africa- Australia Cricket' 1931/32, complimentary copy from the editor, R.M. Davis. Wrappers detached with old tape repairs. Also an official programme for Duke of Norfolk's XI v Australian Touring Team, Arundel Castle, 28th April 1956 with official scorecard, and three scorecards for England v Australia Tests at The Oval 1953 (two copies) and Old Trafford 1964. Some faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £120
Lot 627:
Lot 627
Signed benefit and testimonial brochures and programmes. Six benefit and testimonial brochures, each one multi-signed by the beneficiary and other featured players, for Bob Taylor (Derbyshire, 17 signatures) 1973, Jack Birkenshaw (Leicestershire, 4), 1974, Mick Norman (Leicestershire, 26) 1975, Dennis Amiss (Warwickshire, 4) 1975, Basil D'Oliveira (Worcestershire, 3) 1975 and David Steele (Northamptonshire, 12) 1975. Programmes for Lord's finals are for the Benson & Hedges final 1972 (66 signatures) and 1975 (8), and Gillette Cup 1974 (9). Some minor wear otherwise in good condition. Qty 9
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £85
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Lot 628
'A Record of the M.C.C. tour to the West Indies in 1948'. Scarce unofficial post tour brochure published by Shell Leaseholds Distributing Co. Ltd, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. Original decorative wrappers, with reports and scores from tour and Test matches. Not found in Padwick. Vertical fold, wear to wrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £130
Lot 629:
Lot 629
Australia tour to England 1948. Three brochures produced on the Australian tour of England in 1948. 'The Ashes' Neville Cardus, Sporting Record, 'Sporting Life Cricket Guide', and 'Australia Wins. The Illustrated story of the 1948 Tests'. Listener in Cricket Book. No.2. Generally good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
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Lot 630
Australia tours to England 1934-1961. Official P&O souvenir tour programme for the England v Australia Tests of 1956. The programme with fixtures, travel details and pen pictures and biography of all members of the Australian team to pages. Very good condition. Sold with official souvenir guides for the Australian tour of England in 1934 compiled by A.W. Simpson, and three Playfair tour guides for the 1953 tour edited by Peter West, and the 1956 and 1961 tours edited by Gordon Ross. Wear to the 1934 brochure, otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £18
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'Bodyline'. Official Orient Line 'S.S. Orontes' brochure for the 'M.C.C. Australasian Tour 1932-33'. Pictorial front cover decorated with M.C.C. colours and titles. Team details and player photographs, itinerary, player profile etc. to inside pages. Neat annotations of results in ink to fixture lists. Minor age toning to covers, adhesive damage to rear cover, otherwise in good condition. Scarce. Sold with an official Union Castle Line 'R.M.M.V. Athlone Castle' brochure for the 'M.C.C. South African tour 1938/39'. Pictorial colour front cover. Some wear and soiling to covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
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Lot 632
M.C.C. tour of Australia 1936/37. Official souvenir programme for the M.C.C. tour of Australia 1936/37. Issued by the N.S.W. Cricket Association. Attractive pictorial covers with team detail, itinerary, player profile, pen pictures to inside pages. Odd faults to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Sold with 'The Argus and The Australian Cricket Guide. Test Tour 1936-7' in good condition. Also an official souvenir programme for the M.C.C. tour to Australia 1958/59, New South Wales Cricket Association, and an official brochure for the M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1956/57, published in Durban for the South African Cricket Association. Small old tape repairs to the South Africa brochure, otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
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Lot 633
South Africa tour brochures 1935-1994. Eight tour guides including two rarer 'Book of the Tests' published by the Rand Daily Mail for the South Africa v Australia series of 1966/67 and 1969/70. Others include two official guides for South Africa tours to England compiled by A.W. Simpson for the 1935 tour, Day-by-Day Publishing, and 1947, and two 'Playfair' guides for the 1955 (wrappers detached) and 1960 tours, 'Cricketers from South Africa', 1955 tour to England, Gordon Ross, Playfair Book, London. Also an official brochure for the 1994 Australia tour to South Africa published by the United Cricket Board of South Africa. Odd minor faults to earlier guides, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £22
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Lot 634
New Zealand tour guides. Official souvenir guides for the 1931 New Zealand tour of England published by Angus Thomas Ltd., London (two copies), 1949 compiled by A.W. Simpson, and 1958 edited by Gordon Ross. Also an official guide for the New Zealand tour to South Africa 1953/54 edited by G.A. Chettle, and an official programme for the third Test, New Zealand v West Indies, Wellington, 2rd-7th March 1956. Qty 6. Wear and fading to the wrappers of the 1931 guides, others with some faults
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
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Lot 635
Tour brochures, magazines, programmes, booklets 1930s onwards. Box comprising a mixed selection of tour related items. Earlier examples include 'The Indian Team in England, 1946', by 'Gully', Cricket Book Society, 'Cricket Prints Series 2' produced for the Commonwealth tour to India 1949, Published by S.K. Roy, Illustrated News, Calcutta. Official and unofficial guides for India tours to England 1932, 1946, 1952, West Indies to England 1939, 1950, 1957, 1963, 1966, and to Australia 1951/52. New Zealand tour guide 1931, Angus Thomas Ltd., London etc. Qty 37. Odd duplication. Some faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £70
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South Africa 1950s-1960s. Three promotional tour guides and fixture cards. 'Springboks vs Australia 1952-53' folding 'Mobiloil' advertising fixture card for the tour, published by Vacuum Oil Company of South Africa. Owner's name to front cover. 'A Shell Guide to the M.C.C. Cricket Tour of Southern Africa 1956-1957' published by Shell. Small tour guide published in English and Afrikaans. '1963-64 South Africa versus Australia Cricket Tour Fixtures' folding advertising fixture card issued by BP etc. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
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'Mostra Internazionale Del Francobollo Sportivo' 1952. Original postcard advertising an exhibition of sporting postage stamps held in Rome, 19th-30th March 1952. The postcard features an illustration to the front of a cricketer in batting pose. Postmarked 30th March 1952, the closing date of the exhibition. Sold with an original 'Kriegsgefangenenpost' (prisoner of war mail) letter from Sgt. Melville J. Jenkins, dated 24th April 1944. Writing to his mother in Bristol, the British soldier apologises for not having written 'for a month or so', but reports he is fit and well and 'playing plenty of football & cricket', also the difficulty of the situation, efforts to find his brother, difficulties receiving parcels etc. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
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Lot 638
Cricket tour brochures 1932-1966. A good selection of twenty official souvenir brochures of teams touring England. Tours are Australia to England 1934, 1938, 1948, 1956, 1961, 1964, West Indies 1933, 1939, 1957, 1963, 1966, India 1932, 1946, 1952, South Africa 1935, 1947, 1955, New Zealand 1949, 1958, and Pakistan 1962. Odd minor faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £110
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'Test Tour India'. India tour to England 1971. Unofficial 'pirate' souvenir programme printed by 'Starkey Hammersmith'. The booklet signed in gold and blue ink to the inside back cover 'Autographs' page by eleven members of the Indian touring party. Signatures are Govindraj, Baig, Sardesai, Gavaskar, Solkar, Bedi, Chandrasekhar, Abid Ali, Mankad, Krishnamurthy and Jayantilal. Players' names annotated below each signature. Minor foxing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
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Lot 640
M.C.C. tour to India 1972/73. Original programme for the first match of the M.C.C. tour v Indian Board President's XI, Hyderabad, 5th-7th December 1972. Fully signed to the pen pictures by thirteen of the fourteen featured Indian players. Signatures are Nawab of Pataudi (Captain), Prasanna, Abid Ali, Chohan, Doshi, Gavaskar, Krishnamurthy, Kirmani, Mankad, Amarnath, Parkar, Solkar and Vishwanath. Lacking the signature of Sharma. Slight fading to the odd signature, some wear to the front wrapper, light crease, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £85
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South Africa tour to England 1935. Official souvenir brochure for the South African tour of England in 1935. Compiled by A.W. Simpson. Decorative covers. Signed to pen pictures by fourteen playing members of the touring party. Signatures nicely signed in ink are Wade (captain), Cameron, Mitchell, Siedle, Dalton, Bell, Crisp, Nourse, Vincent, Viljoen, Rowan, Tomlinson, Williams and Langton. Lacking the signatures of Balaskas and the Manager, Snooke. Rusting to staples, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
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Lot 642
Tour brochures 1947-1973. A selection of seventeen official and 'pirate' tour brochures. Unofficial brochures include 'English Counties v The West Indies 1950', India 1952, South Africa 1953, Australia 1956, 1961, 1964, New Zealand 1965, all published by M. Walker, Sutton. Official brochures include South Africa to England 1947 (Daily Telegraph), England v South Africa 1951, England v Australia 1953 (Day & Mason. Australia to England 1948 'Fight for the Ashes' (Findon). New Zealand to England 1949. M.C.C. Tour of Australia 1970-71, New South Wales Cricket Association etc. The two Gilbert Jessop bookplates originally described in this lot are not included. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £25
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Lot 643
Cricket in North America 1960s-1970s. A selection of newsletters, programmes, tour brochures and booklets relating to cricket in North America. United States Cricket Association Eastern Zone fixture booklet 1971 (two copies). Hamilton and District Cricket League 1921-1971, official programme for 'Canada- United States International Cricket Championship', Ridley College, St. Catharines, Ontario, 4th-6th September 1971. 'U.S.A. v Canada 1972 Test Cricket' official programme for the match played at Louisville, Kentucky, 2nd-4th September 1972, (some faults to wrappers). 'North America in International Cricket', Rowland Bowen 1960. Limited to 100 copies in the U.K. 50 copies in U.S.A. United States Cricket Association official brochure for the tour to England 1968. Eight official newsletters and journals (one duplicate) of the United States Cricket Association for the period February 1965 to December 1970. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
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County cricket 1960s/1970s. Large brown album comprising official player and team photographs and first day covers, a good number signed by the featured player(s). Good Sussex interest including a fully signed autograph sheet c.1978, also Lancashire, Somerset, Kent, Gloucestershire, Yorkshire etc. Commemorative covers include Gloucestershire Centenary 1970, three '100 Years of County Cricket' for Hampshire, Somerset and Gloucestershire. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £66
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Lot 645
England v Australia 2019. Two official programmes and accompanying complete printed scorecards for the second Ashes Test match played at Lord's, 14th-18th August, and the historic third Test at Headingley, 22nd-26th August in which Ben Stokes scored 139no to lead England to their highest ever run chase in Tests. Sold with thirteen copies of the complete printed scorecard for the 2013 England v Australia Test at Lord's, a complete official scorecard for the inaugural England v Ireland Test match at Lord's 2019, and an official programme for the 2008 one day international series, England v South Africa, with original ticket and scorecard for the match played at The Oval, 29th August. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
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Lot 645a
'Midlands Club Cricket Conference' 1948-1987. A good run of the annual for seasons 1948, 1950, 1951, 1953-1957, 1959-1978, 1980, 1981 and 1985-1987. Sold with the 'Sports Argus Cricket Annual' for seasons 1950-1953, 1960-1966 and 1968. Qty 45. Some faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
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Lot 646
Cricket World Cup England and Wales 2019. A good selection of official programmes, tickets, scorecards and booklets relating to the 2019 World Cup. Programmes are for the group stage (two copies), semi-final, Australia v England, Edgbaston 11th July (with scorecard), and England v New Zealand, World Cup Final, Lord's 14th July 2019. Also tickets with booklets as issued for England v South Africa, 30th May, v Australia, 25th June, v India, 30th June, Australia v South Africa, 6th July, an official ticket for the first semi-final, (New Zealand v India), Old Trafford, 9th July, three different official match tickets for the second semi-final (Australia v England), Edgbaston, 11th July, the Lord's final (two different), New Zealand v England, Lord's 14th July, some in original card wallet. Also a 'World Cup Cricketers Handbook' produced for tournament volunteers. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £110
With the Final against New Zealand tied, a 'super over' was played, which was also tied. England won on 'most boundaries scored' to secure the World Cup for the first time
Lot 647:
Lot 647
Kumar Sri Ranjitsinhji. A selection of thirteen revenue stamps for the Indian State of Nawanagar in three different styles, all featuring Prince Ranjitsinhji, covering the period 1919 to 1933 the year of Ranji's death. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
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Lot 648
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. '100 Years of English County Cricket'. Official T.C.C.B. first day cover issued on 16th May 1973 with the three commemorative stamps of W.G. Grace. The cover signed by the great Nottinghamshire and 'Bodyline' bowlers, Harold Larwood and Bill Voce, in 1973. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
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Lot 649
Yorkshire C.C.C. '100 Years of English County Cricket'. Official T.C.C.B. first day cover issued on 16th May 1973 with the three commemorative stamps of W.G. Grace. The cover signed by the Yorkshire batsmen, Herbert Sutcliffe and Len Hutton, in 1973. Sold with six 'Phil Art' first days covers, also issued in 1973, franked at various locations including House of Lords, Downend, Lord's, Hambledon etc. The House of Lords cover is signed by seven cricketers, Frank Tyson, Denis Compton, Derek Underwood, John Childs, Trevor Bailey, M.J.K. Smith and Godfrey Evans. Also three further covers issued in 1973 by Festiniog Railway, British Forces I.B.R.A. Exhibition Munich, and the W.G. Grace exhibition, Eltham. Qty 10. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 650:
Lot 650
Thomas William 'Tom' Graveney. Gloucestershire, Worcestershire & England 1940-1970. Six official T.C.C.B. first day covers issued on 16th May 1973 from the personal collection of Graveney, a keen philatelist. Each cover, featuring the three commemorative stamps of W.G. Grace, is loose mounted to stamp album page and has been signed by players representing the featured county with further signatures to the page below. Counties are Derbyshire (15 signatures in total), Gloucestershire (14), Leicestershire (12 mixed signatures), Somerset (8), Sussex (13) and Worcestershire (22). Signatures signed to the covers include Barlow, Carr (Derbyshire), Proctor, Richards, Pullar (Gloucestershire), Higgs, McKenzie, Roberts, Lock (Leicestershire), Parks, Close, Mitchell-Innes (Somerset), Imran Khan, Parks, Greig etc. (Sussex), Richardson, Wyatt, Graveney, Walters etc. (Worcestershire). G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
Lot 651:
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'The Cricket Collection. A Collection of Cricket'. Official green binder comprising a good selection of fifty eight commemorative covers, the majority covering the period 1980-1994. Issues include Australia v England Centenary Tour 1880-1980 (Qty 4), Centenary of South African Test and International Cricket 1989, Official T.C.C.B. covers for India and New Zealand tours to England 1990 (5), West Indies 1991 (5), Pakistan 1992 (11), Australia 1993 (9), New Zealand 1994 (2), South Africa 1994 (5), '13th Maccabiah Games', Israel 1989 etc. Includes a 'Sheffield Cricket Lovers Society' cover issues in 1968, signed by Dickie Bird. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
Lot 652:
Lot 652
'Stamp Publicity' commemorative covers. Three official folders issued by Stamp Publicity for '100th Test Match' at Lord's 2000. Blue folder published to commemorate the match for England v West Indies, Lord's, 29th June- 3rd July 2000. The album contains printed history, official M.C.C. first day cover, printed scorecard for the match, postage stamps, statistics, records etc. Signed to the title page by Nasser Hussain and Alex Stewart of England and Jimmy Adams of West Indies. Limited edition no. 112/250. 'The Glory of Lord's'. A Tribute to the headquarters of English cricket. Official black folder with various first day covers, postcards, stamps etc. issued as a limited edition of 1000 copies, this being number 243. Also a '1999 ICC Cricket World Cup' official blue album, limited edition no. 52/100. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
Lot 653:
Lot 653
England v West Indies, Cornhill Insurance 100th Test, Old Trafford 1995. Special limited edition display sheet produced for this historic test. The sheet comprises of titles in colour to top, two mounted colour postcards of the teams, mounted first day cover for the 4th Test and two mounted autograph cards signed by the two teams. Twenty two ink signatures including Hooper, Lara, Richardson, Ambrose, Adams, Arthurton, Atherton, Knight, Cork (who took a hat trick in the game), Thorpe, Fraser etc. Limited edition 34 of only 50 produced. Mounted, framed and glazed, 22"x17". VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold

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