1914 Boston Garter (Color)

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1914 Boston Garter Color baseball card There are approximately 12. They measure appx. 4 x 8-1/4". Cards are numbered.

Card fronts show a color illustration of the player in action against a stylized baseball diamond background; two baseballs featuring the advertiser's name appear at each top corner, while at the bottom is an illustration of the product, as well as advertising for it.

Card backs detail the various players in the set and their card numbers; below this are statistics for the player, then advertising for both the card set and the product.

These were distributed singly in boxes of Boston brand garters, as manufactured by the George Frost Company in that city. They were meant to be displayed (per the backs of the cards) within the given retailer store's window. Retailers could also write in to the company to complete their set.

The cards in this set include:
1 - Tris Speaker
2 - Ty Cobb
3 - Burt Shotten
4 - Joe Tinker
5 - Johnny Evers
6 - Joe Jackson
7 - Rabbit Maranville
8 - Larry Doyle
9 - Frank Baker
10 - Ed Konetchy
11 - Walter Johnson
12 - Buck Herzog