1910 E103 Williams Caramel Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’

Title E103 Williams Caramel
Year 1910
Size 1 1/2″ x 2 3/4″
Images Color
Type Candy/Caramel
Number in Set

E103 Williams Caramel Overview

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The 1909 E103 Williams Caramel set includes 30 cards. The cards feature color portrait images on the fronts with player names and teams at the bottom. Below that is “The Williams Caramel Company,” identifying the distributor based out of Oxford, PA.

Because the pictures are all portrait cards, it might not be as appealing to some collectors who prefer pictures with action shots. The cards feature the same red background on each one and  with blank backs, are a little bland from a pure aesthetic point of view. Many of the portraits are found in other sets such as the T206 set or the M116 Sporting Life set.

The stock of the cards is a bit thinner than other issues and, as a result, many have sustained significant damage.

But the set includes numerous Hall of Famers and is anchored by Ty Cobb and Honus Wagner. Other key players from the era such as Christy Mathewson and Nap Lajoie are here, too. And since the issue is significantly more scarce than other more popular caramel cards, it is a desirable and valuable set.

E103 Williams Caramel Checklist

  1. Chief Bender
  2. Roger Bresnahan
  3. Mordecai Brown
  4. Frank Chance
  5. Hal Chase
  6. Ty Cobb
  7. Eddie Collins
  8. Sam Crawford
  9. Harry Davis
  10. Art Devlin
  11. Bill Donovan
  12. Red Dooin
  13. Larry Doyle
  14. John Ewing
  15. George Gibson
  16. Hughie Jennings
  17. David Jones
  18. Tim Jordan
  19. Nap Lajoie
  20. Tommy Leach
  21. Harry Lord
  22. Christy Mathewson
  23. Larry McLean
  24. George McQuillan
  25. Jim Pastorius
  26. Nap Rucker
  27. Fred Tenney
  28. Ira Thomas
  29. Honus Wagner
  30. Robert Wood

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