R315 Anonymous Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’

Title R315 Anonymous
Year 1929-30
Size 3 1/4″ x 5 1/4″
Images Black and White
Type Candy/Gum
Number in Set
 46

R315 Anonymous Overview

R315 Waner.jpg

It isn’t known who printed the R315 Anonymous set. The cards are black and white and include four distinct types with slight variations. Two variations have the player’s name and team in a small white box while two others have the name printed directly onto the picture without a box.

They are believed to be printed at some point in the late 1920s or 1930s.

Numerous big names are included but the set is anchored by Yankees stars Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. The set contains numerous typos, including several to big names such as Hall of Famers Rogers Hornsby (spelled Roger), Carl Hubbell (spelled Karl), and Fred Lindstrom (spelled Lindstorm).

You can see pictures of all of the cards here.

R315 Anonymous Checklist

  1. Earl Averill
  2. Benny Bengough
  3. Larry Benton
  4. Max Bishop
  5. Jim Bottomley
  6. Bill Cissell
  7. Bud Clancy
  8. Fred Fitzsimmons
  9. Jimmie Foxx
  10. Johnny Fredericks
  11. Frankie Frisch
  12. Lou Gehrig
  13. Goose Goslin
  14. Burleigh Grimes
  15. Lefty Grove
  16. Mule Haas
  17. Harvey Hendricks
  18. Babe Herman
  19. Rogers Hornsby
  20. Carl Hubbell
  21. Stonewall Jackson
  22. Smead Jolley
  23. Chuck Klein
  24. Mark Koenig
  25. Tony Lazzeri
  26. Fred Leach
  27. Fred Lindstrom
  28. Fred Marberry
  29. Bing Miller
  30. Lefty O’Doul
  31. Bob O’Farrell
  32. Herb Pennock
  33. George Pipgras
  34. Andrew Reese
  35. Carl Reynolds
  36. Babe Ruth
  37. Bob Shawkey
  38. Art Shires
  39. Al Simmons
  40. Riggs Stephenson
  41. Bill Terry
  42. Pie Traynor
  43. Dazzy Vance
  44. Paul Waner
  45. Hack Wilson
  46. Tom Zachary

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