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8/18/69 Sports Illustrated Vol. 31, #8 with Hank Aaron Cover - CGC Highest Graded 8.0

Lot Number 1089

Quantity: Bid Starts: 11/02/2018 12:00:00 
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It's "hammer-time", as in time to hammer that bid button to claim this important Sports Illustrated issue, featuring the legendary "Hammerin' Hank" Aaron making his first SI cover appearance. In addition to this historic SI cover debut, this mega-important 8/18/69 SI Vol. 31, #8 issue enjoys a couple of high profile rankings. Published during the notoriously tough "Dark Print Era", this key issue is noted as #8 of the "Top 100" list of hardest to find SI back issues and its CGC supplied grade of (8.0) makes it tied for the highest ranked example on CGC's Census, with a population of "1/2", none higher.


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