PC798 Comic Sports Postcards Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’

TitlePC  PC798 Comic Sports Postcards
Year Various
Size Various
Images Various
Type Postcards
Number in Set
Various

PC798 Comic Sports Postcards Overview

prewarcards-fan-ie-be-my-catcher-baseball-postcardprewarcards-roth-and-langley-baseball-romance-postcard-who-winsThe PC798 Comic Sports Postcards designation is a unique one, to be sure. It is one of the designations classified in the American Card Catalog that has expanded greatly since its listing there.

With only a dozen issues listed once that fell under that classification, many more have since been added, as stated in this article.

The PC798 series includes various postcards with a humorous angle. One of the interesting things is that, unlike most other designations, these are not postcards all belonging to one specific issue or manufacturer. Rather, they include a series of different postcards that were previously unclassified that had one thing in mind – humor. That was combined with sports (often, baseball).

These are the 12 sets identified in the American Card Catalog. However, there are many more sets that are unclassified and, on top of that, a gaggle of other individual humorous baseball postcards that would fall under this classification.

  • PC798-1 FAN-IE Series
  • PC798-2 312 Set
  • PC798-3 2715 Set
  • PC798-4 Series No. 5017
  • 1913 PC798-5 Bergman No. 8811 Set
  • PC798-6 Crosby Baseball Set
  • PC798-7 ZIM Baseball Set
  • PC798-8 Baseball Series
  • 1910 PC798-9 Colonial Art Baseball Lovers
  • 1910 PC798-10 Roth and Langley Baseball Lovers
  • PC798-11 Baseball Lovers
  • PC798-12 Boston Post Baseball Teams Illustrated

Prices range wildly on these postcards but, in general, most are inexpensive and can be found in lower-grade condition for $5-$10.

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