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Lot #1281
Charles “Kid” Nichols

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Baseball Hall of Famer who won thirty or more games for seven consecutive years, reaching 360 games in his career. ALS, on the reverse of a 3.5 x 4.5 Kid Nichols Day card, sponsored by his home town on August 16, 1949, no date. Nichols writes to a soldier overseas. In full, “I am enclosing the plaque of when I was inducted into the Hall of Fame. Also this picture that was drawn by the artist of the Kansas City Star. My best wishes to you for an early return to the United States and the best of luck to you.” Nichols has also signed the portrait side of the card in blue ballpoint. In fine condition, with lightly trimmed edges and tape remnants to portrait side of card. Auction LOA Steve Grad/PSA/DNA and R&R COA.

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  • Dates: #331 - Ended March 12, 2008