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Memorabilia

Framed 1888 Wright & Ditson Ad

Item Number
527
Estimated Value
$40
Opening Bid
$20

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Item Description

George Wright, founder and namesake of Wright & Ditson, was a pioneer of American sports. Player, owner, manager, and the leading purveyor of fine sports equipment of his time, Wright has made a significant impact on our nation's pastimes. His company offered the first Official Ball of the U.S. Davis Cup. This ad features the "Sears Special" racquet and the Wright & Ditson official tennis ball!

Donated By:

Ken Benner