|Bidding Ended:||September 10, 2009 at 12:00 PM EDT|
Auction #198 - Part II
Item numbers 500 through 1103 in auction 198.
Lot of 3 pieces from this 1937 promotion issued by various bread companies. First is 6.75x10.5" mailing envelope w/image of Mickey. Moderate handling wear, aging but without a mailing imprint. Right margin has pair of 1" tears w/archival tape repairs on interior. VG. Next is the 20x26.5" paper map. Front features map of the world showing path traveled by Mickey and The Big Bad Wolf who are in a race around the world. Map is covered by different small character images. Top and bottom margins have total of 24 designated areas where picture cards are to be mounted. Back of map includes text on the race, information on countries, the club, etc. Map has imprint of "Sally Ann Bread." Lightly aged, lt. scattered wear along original fold lines including a few small tears but all remains clean. Fine/VF. Final item is 1.25" dia. club button. Rare variety without a specific sponsor's name but w/text reading "Order By Name Always The Same." The only such example we have seen in our 42 years. Complete w/back paper picturing Mickey which has aged. Button itself is lightly aged w/some minor surface wear only noticeable in reflected light. VF. (H - $200 to $400)