Competing in the rugged International League, the 1934 Rochester Red Wings fielded a roster of 28, all but six of whom eventually played Major League ball. This vintage team photo display is autographed by (20) of those players. Delivered in black-ink fountain pen, the scriptings average (“8”) strength with keys including Estel Crabtree, Ival Goodman, Nub Kleinke (d.1950), Johnny Mize and Specs Toporcer (player/manager). The item has a “Texaco” ad on the reverse and has been hand trimmed along the lower border. Full photo LOA from JSA. More on our website.
Additional signatures include:
Jack Berly, Benny Borgmann, Jimmy Brown, Virgil Brown, Tom Carey, Paul Florence, Ray Harrell, Tony Kaufmann, Buddy Lewis, Ad Liska, Johnny Michaels, Dykes Potter, Al Sherer (signed “Sherer”), Lewis Whitehead and Jack Winsett.
Item measures 10.5"x8"