The 1933 Goudey Sport Kings trading card set features cards from a variety of sports which makes it appealing to collectors.
A six-figure sale of a 1916 Babe Ruth card highlighted the I Own It Now catalog, which also saw the sale of a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle, two Goudey Babe Ruth cards and some high-grade modern era icons.
Sam Snead’s tournament used driver, part of more than 100 victories for the legend, leads the offerings of Heritage Auctions’ Sept. 25-26 sale, along with the Bob Burkett Collection of Early Golf Memorabilia featuring the only Bobby Jones’ trophy in private hands, from the 1916 Cherokee Country Club Invitational.
Golf cards are getting a shot in the arm thanks to an upcoming set produced by Leaf Trading Cards. Offered in January will be Legends of the Links featuring cut signatures and actual tournament-used, signed scorecards from some of the biggest stars of the game.
The Golf Auction previews its spring auction of early Masters badges, signed books and flags and a giant cache of cards. Gems include a 1934 Masters badge, 1936 program and lots and lots of Tiger Woods.