Tag Archives: Red Grange

Do Ya-Lo Football Game Cards Depict Red Grange?

Ya-Lo Corporation/Game Background In 1925, the Ya-Lo Corporation developed a unique football board/card game. The game, as advertised, featured thousands of different play combinations. Its big selling point was that consumers could play it over and over with limitless outcomes, just like a real football game. The first Ya-Lo game was produced in 1925 – Grange’s rookie year in the

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1926 Amatller Chocolate Film Stars in Private Set

‘It’s In The Details’ Title Amatller Chocolate Film Stars in Private (series A and B) Year 1926 Size 2 7/8″ x 4 1/4″ Images Sepia Type Caramel/Candy Number in Set 80 (?) 1926 Amatller Chocolate Film Stars in Private Overview Little is known about the 1926 Amatller Chocolate set, called, ‘Los Artistas Cinematograficos en la Intimidad.’ Roughly translated, that means

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1925 and 1934 Ya-Lo Football Sets

‘It’s In The Details’ Title Ya-Lo Football Game Cards Year 1925 and 1934 Size 2 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ Images Color Type Game Cards Number in Set 200 1925 and 1934 Ya-Lo Football Cards Overview The 1925 and 1934 Ya-Lo Football cards were part of a gaming set. Only two different card designs exist – one is for offensive cards

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1937 Mayfair Candies Touchdown 100 Yards Set (R343)

‘It’s In The Details’ Title R343 Mayfair Candies Touchdown 100 Yards Year 1937 Size 1 3/4″ x 2 3/4″ Images Color Type Candy/Gum Number in Set 24 1937 R343 Mayfair Candies Touchdown 100 Yards Overview These unique cards featured color scenes of football games and players. Produced in 1937, it was catalogued as R343 Mayfair Candies by Jefferson Burdick in

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