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Old 08-20-2017, 04:41 PM
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Default E91 scans matched up with scans of cards from other sets

After years of procrastination (scanning and tracking down images just seemed so painful) I have decided to re-post this article. I have not revised anything in it, which I probably should have, but have scanned (or borrowed from the internet) comparison cards for each of the E91A subjects so the collector can visually judge for themselves if what I claim in the article makes sense to them. Since writing the article I found a good match for Plank (E95), found an exact photo match for Shay on the internet, and have determined that Devlin is actually a pretty decent representation based on the comparison cards. I even threw in some T206 cards just to make more people interested, and a few non-exact matches even when I have the exact match.

Sorry about varying size and quality of the scans, as well as the uneven printing on the article...curse my printer!

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Old 08-20-2017, 04:47 PM
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Default Cards with exact photo likeness

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Old 08-20-2017, 04:54 PM
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Default More exact likenesses

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Old 08-20-2017, 05:03 PM
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Default Accurate Representations, and the two profile cards Chance and Overall

These are the ones that I do not have a photo match, but I believe are accurate representations of the player's face. The Chance and Overall E91 cards are profile shots, so I do not have a very good match, although I think the Overall seems to share facial traits. Long ago I have actually seen the exact action photo of Reulbach that was used, and on this card they duplicated the body. The Chance...well, what can you do.

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Old 08-21-2017, 09:22 AM
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Great info, Brian. The A series has always held the charm....

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Old 08-21-2017, 01:00 PM
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Great info, Brian. The A series has always held the charm.....
Don't forget about the 16 cards in the B series that are repeats (with same player designation on front) of the A series.

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I'd love to have another Matty.

Beautiful set; loads of variation and incredible color.
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Not a set I collect, but this is some neat work, Brian. Cool to see that they are not as generic as once thought.
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Very interesting. I didn't know that so many of the images actually look like the player they are supposed to represent. The Plank, Waddell, Bresnahan, Murphy, Donlin, Evers and Collins are particularly obvious. As a (mainly) Red Sox collector, my only examples are from the C series. As these are the reused images, not my favorite set, but still not bad looking cards. Thanks for the info.

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Old 08-26-2017, 10:14 PM
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I scanned so many cards and pilfered way too many internet images to let this thread die...so I disguised the ever unpopular E91 focus in the title.

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