Influential gridiron figures are the subjects of these (6) vintage photographs. Included are (4) Type I original news service photos with: Charles Bidwill (1945, 6-1/4 x 6”); George Marshall (1944, 8-1/16 x 5-7/8”); Steve Owen (1947, 10 x 8-1/8”); Clarence “Ace” Parker (1941, 7x9; graded CGC “Fine”). Also included is a 4-1/2 x 6-5/8” vintage black-and-white print signed by Charlie Conerly (postmarked on reverse); and a 7x5 published photo of the 1950 Cleveland Browns, which is autographed by Frank Gatski. More on our website.
NOTE: There is no third party authentication for the autographs.
Charles Bidwill an original black-and-white photo of Bidwill in his role as manager of the Chicago Bluebirds National Girls Softball League team. Flanking Bidwill are Agnes Schlueter and Betty Moczynski. An “Acme Newspictures” stamping appears on the reverse and the original caption sheet is adhered.
George Marshall an original black-and-white photo of Redskins president Marshall pleading his case to Detroit Lions coach Gus Dorias. The reverse is home to an “Acme Newspictures” stamping and an adhered original caption sheet.
Steve Owen an original black-and-white photo depicting Owen and quarterback Paul Governali. There are grease pencil editorial markings and an independent photographer’s stamping on the reverse.
Clarence “Ace” Parker an original black-and-white photo of Parker punting. A “Culver Pictures” stamping and grease pencil editorial markings appear on the reverse.