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Jerome (Dizzy) Dean, St. Louis Cardinals, from the Big League Chewing Gum series (R320) for the Goudey Gum Company

Publisher:
Goudey Gum Company
Date:
1934
Medium:
Commercial color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 7/8 x 2 3/8 in. (7.3 x 6 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
Burdick 325, R320.6
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Big League Chewing Gum" series (R320), part of a 96-card set issued in 1934 by Goudey Gum Company.
Inscription: Printed text along upper edge of card: JEROME (DIZZY) DEAN
Printed text along lower edge: Lou Gehrig says...
Printed text on verso: - No. 6 - 1934 Series -/ JEROME (DIZZY) DEAN/ ST. LOUIS CARDINALS/ "Dean made the White Sox dizzy trying to bat/ against him several years ago and so they dubbed/ him 'Dizzy'. He's been making them dizzy/ ever since. In 1933 he won the title of having pitched/ in the most games and having struck out the/ most batters of any pitcher. In 1932 he led the/ National League in strikeouts and pitched the/ most innings./ "Jerome Dean was born in Holdenville, Okla.,/ in 1911. He is 6 feet, 3 3/4 inches tall and weighs/ 189 pounds. He began professional baseball in/ 1930 in St. Joseph, Mo., and after playing in/ Houston, Texas, came to the Cardinals in 1932./ He bats and throws right-handed."/ This is one of the 1934 Series of pictures of Big/ League Baseball Stars. Collect the entire series./ BIG LEAGUE/ CHEWING GUM/ GOUDEY GUM CO. BOSTON/ Made by the originators of/ INDIAN GUM/ [Goudey copyright symbol 1933]
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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