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Lot #9391
1954 Taunton Daily News: Willie Mays Catch

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Description

Complete issue of the Taunton Daily Gazette from September 30, 1954, 28 pages, 16.5 x 22.5, with a front-page story and composite photo of 'The Catch,' famously made by Willie Mays at the Polo Grounds during the 1954 World Series. The caption of the image reads, in part: "Game-Saving Catch: Willie Mays of the New York Giants spoils the Indians attempt to break a 2-2 tie with one of his famous catches." Bound along the left edge and in fine condition, with light edge toning and chipping, and a couple small edge tears.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Sports Auction
  • Dates: #528 - Ended June 21, 2018