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Page 3 - Signed & Unsigned - First Day Covers, FDC's

Commemorative Silk Cache Envelopes

Cooperstown Baseball HOF & Perez Steele Issues

& National Baseball Foundation by TCMA / Z-Silk

 

Click on Links Below for More FDC's

Page 1 - Gateway Stamp - Players A - K + '78 & '79 World Series

Page 2 - Gateway Stamp - Players L - Y

 

See Below List For - Complete Ordering Information, e-mail Address etc

Autographed - Perez-Steele & Cooperstown HOF Issued FDC's / Cachet's

Note - These were issued & sold by the HOF Gift Shop immediately after the Induction Ceremonies

Sold Out during Induction week - All are in NM+ Condition - Like New

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National Baseball Hall Of Fame & Museum Issues

Signed by & Event

Cancellation - City / Date &

Issue Size if Known

Price

1982 HOF Induction Day Issue

Dick Perez art cover of Inductees - Sold by HOF

Hank Aaron - Frank Robinson - A.B. Chandler, Died 1991

Signed by all 3

w/ HOF Logo & Perez Steele Logo on front & back

Cooperstown - Aug 1, 1982

Issued Un-Signed - Sold Out by HOF

125.00

Jackie Robinson - 30th Anniversary of HOF Induction

Dick Perez art cover - Sold by HOF

Signed by 1982 Inductee, A.B. Chandler, Died 1991

As Baseball Commissioner he was instrumental for Jackie to play in the ML for the Dodgers

w/ HOF Logo & Perez Steele Logo on front & back

Cooperstown - Aug 2, 1982

w/ Jackie Robinson Stamp

Issued Un-Signed - Sold Out by HOF

35.00

1992 HOF Induction Day Issue

Issued & Sold by HOF - # 10 Envelope w/ Photos of Inductees

Tom Seaver, Mets - Hal Newhouser, Tigers - Rollie Fingers, A's - Bill McGowan, Umpire

Signed by Hal Newhouser, Died 1998

w/ Raised Text & HOF Logo in Purple & Silver

Cooperstown - Aug 2 1992

w/ Olympic Baseball Stamp

Issue Size - 2500 Noted on Back

Issued Un-Signed - Sold Out by HOF

In Original Mylar Sleeve

50.00

1993 HOF Induction Day Issue

Issued & Sold by HOF - # 10 Envelope - Art by Dick Bobnick of Inductee, Reggie Jackson & Yankee Stadium

Un Signed

w/ Raised Text & HOF Logo in NYY Blue & Gold Leaf

Cooperstown - Aug 1 1993

w/ Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Stamps

Issue Size - 2500 Noted on Back

Issued Un-Signed - Sold Out by HOF

In Original Mylar Sleeve

30.00

 

Autographed - National Baseball Foundation - FDC's / Cachets - by TCMA / Z Silk

1985 Milestones & Records

Produced by John Zazo ("Z Silk Cachets") - Known as the NBF Series (printed at edge) & issued by TCMA through a "Membership Only Program" - A collection of signed silk covers, covering milestones & record setting events taking place in Baseball each year starting with 1985

An insert card of the same size accompanied each cover describing the event in detail - Each envelope is boldly signed by the player - The following is taken from a newsletter

"The most memberships possible for 1985 are 591, we started with 600 covers of each event however some were damaged in printing & when cancelled."

The first complete set from 1985 consisting of 7 caches are listed below - All are in NM+ Condition - Like New

Lot of 7 - Complete Set - $200.00

The following will be included if desired - NBF Binder with Plastic Sheets - Deed Of Authenticity - News Letters

Signed by & Event

Perfect for adding other signatures

Cancellation - City / Date Price

Nolan Ryan - Astros - 4,000 Strikeouts

vs Mets - Fans Danny Heep - 1st in Major League history with 4,000 - Has 11 K's in game - 158 games w/ 10 or more K's

Houston - July 11, 1985

w/ Career Strikeout Milestones Insert Card

Issue Size - 591

Total Signed - Unknown

Lot of 7

200.00

Tom Seaver - White Sox - 300 Wins

Defeats Yankees 4-1 w/ Complete Game, 6 Hitter, 7 K's

New York - Aug 4, 1985

w/ Game Box Score & Hi-Lites Insert Card

Issue Size - 591

Total Signed - Unknown

Dwight Gooden Mets - Youngest 20 Game Winner

vs Padres - 20 Years, 9 Months, 5 days of age - Bob Feller was previously the youngest

New York - Aug 25, 1985

w/ Game Box Score & Hi-Lites Insert Card

Issue Size - 591

Total Signed - Unknown

Rod Carew - Angels - 3,024 Hits

vs Yankees - Passes Lou Brock with hit off Marty Bystrom & has 3 hits in 5 at bats

New York - Aug 30, 1985

w/ Game Box Score & Hi-Lites Insert Card

Issue Size - 591

Total Signed - Unknown

Pete Rose - Reds - 4,191st Hits - Ties ML Record

vs Cubs - Equals Ty Cobb's ML Record with hit off Reggie Patterson

Chicago - Sept 8, 1985

w/ Game Box Score & Hi-Lites Insert Card

Issue Size - 591

Total Signed - Unknown

Pete Rose - Reds - 4,192nd Hit - Breaks ML Record

vs Padres - Passes Ty Cobb with hit off Eric Show

Cincinnati - Sept 11, 1985

w/ Game Box Score & Hi-Lites Insert Card

Issue Size - 591

Total Signed - Unknown

Phil Niekro - Yankees - 300 Wins

Last game of season - CG, 4 Hitter, beats Blue Jays 6-0 - 18th pitcher to win 300 & Oldest to pitch a shutout, 46 Years & 188 Days old - Prior Satchel Paige was the oldest - Previous day Jays clinched AL East, their 1st Post Season appearance

Toronto - Oct 6, 1985

w/ Game Box Score & Hi-Lites Insert Card

Issue Size - 591

Total Signed - Unknown

 

Signed - Z Silk & Un-Signed Miscellaneous FDC's

All are in NM+ Condition - Like New

Signed by & Event

Cancellation - City / Date Price

Jim Catfish Hunter - HOF Induction

The HOF announced his induction on this day

Issued by Z Silk (Zazo)

Signed by Jim Catfish Hunter - Died 1999, age 53

New York - Jan 15, 1987 25.00

Brooks Robinson - Orioles - HOF Induction Day Issue

Issued by Z Silk (Zazo) - For Westchester lll Sports Collectibles Show, March 5-6, 1983

Signed by Brooks Robinson

Cooperstown - July 31, 1983

w/ Jackie Robinson Stamp

Issued - Un-Signed

15.00

Lou Gehrig - 50 Year Retirement Anniversary Issue

Set of 3 different art covers - Unknown Issue

w/ Insert Bio Card & Major League Stats - Un-Signed

Cooperstown - June 10, 1989 - On each

w/ Lou Gehrig Stamp - On each

5.00

Click on Links Below for More FDC's

Page 1 - Gateway Stamp - Players A - K + '78 & '79 World Series

Page 2 - Gateway Stamp - Players L - Y

 

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Or

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Phone - 905 - 855 - 8631

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