1952 high school yearbook featuring students and faculty, activities and sports, candids, shots of the school and surrounding, and including graduating senior and future professional baseball great Roger Maris (as Roger Maras) who appears with class, football, and basketball picture. He was participated in track. Great photos and vintage design, from a very small school with only 54 graduates. Also in this lot is a photograph of Roger Maris and his wife taken by his friend and classmate who was the original owner of this yearbook and whose name appears on the inside front cover of this annual. 953 to 1956, and in the. 1957 to 1968 most notably with the New York Yankees. From 1959 through 1962. An AL Most Valuable Player in. 1960 and 1961, and an AL Gold Glove Award. Maris appeared in seven. In 1961 and 1962 for the Yankees and in 1967 for the Cardinals. Is well remembered for setting a new major league baseball single-season home run record with 61 home runs in 1961. As of July 2019, Maris continued to hold the American League record for most home runs in a season. During that historic 1961 season he played with notable teammates Mickey Mantle, Yogi Berra, Elston Howard, and Whitey Ford. Excellent Condition hardback with tight binding and text and clean pages, with no must or mildew, or smoke effects or missing pieces. With very minor age wear and student signatures. Great rarity giving a great early look into the early life and times of one of the game’s historic performers. Spanky’s Archive since 1986. Thank you for stopping by! 10 9 8 7 rookie very first card pre-rookie, mickey mantle, whitey ford. The item “1952 ROGER MARIS senior High School Yearbook New York Yankees Top condition” is in sale since Wednesday, July 24, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Teaching & Education\Elementary & High Schools”. The seller is “spanky*s-archive” and is located in Iowa City, Iowa. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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