Year: 2008

  • Intro to the Lon Warneke Collection
  • Nine lots in this auction originate from the personal collection of former National League pitcher Lon Warneke. Nicknamed the “Arkansas Hummingbird” or “Dixie” or “Dick” to his teammates, Warneke was one of the National League’s top pitchers during the 1930s. The ace of the Cubs staff from 1932 through 1936, Warneke helped lead Chicago to two […]


  • 1970 to 1979 Topps Signed-Card Collection (2,700+ cards)
  • Gigantic collection of over 2,700 signed Topps baseball cards dating from the 1970s. Each Topps issue from the decade is represented here, with nearly all featuring at least 200 signed examples. With few exceptions, the signatures, penned in a variety of inks, appear on the front and range from “1” to “10,” averaging “8.” Cards […]


  • 1952 to 1969 Bowman and Topps Signed-Card Collection (1,900+ cards)
  • 1952 Bowman (2 cards): #63 Noren and 136 Hermanski. 1953 Bowman Color (2 cards): #11 Shantz and 100 Wight. 1954 Bowman (15 cards): Key: #106 Labine. Also including: #5, 16, 35b, 55, 71 (2), 77 (2), 78, 79, 80a, 104, 106, 109, and 192. 1955 Bowman (27 cards): #5, 8, 12, 27, 28, 46, 53, […]


  • Remarkable 1909 to 1914 Charles Comiskey Scrapbook with 41 Letters and 54 Telegrams Including Historic Sale of Babe Ruth Content
  • Robert Edward Auctions has had the privilege of handling many of the hobby’s most valuable and significant items over the years, but even we were excited when we first saw this amazing item: a scrapbook containing letters and telegrams sent by Chicago White Sox owner Charles Comiskey to George Earl Windham Mills, one of his […]


  • 1959-1973 Topps Collection (12,972 cards) Including 419 Hall Of Famers
  • Presented is an extremely substantial collection of 12,972 cards from fourteen classic Topps issues spanning the years 1959 to 1973. This impressive collection is highlighted by several rare variations and more than 400 Hall of Famers. This collection consists of the following: 1) 1959 Topps (49 cards, including 26 different): 22% Vg-Ex, 55% Gd to […]


  • 1957-1972 Topps Shoebox Collection (506) Including 360+ Hall of Famers
  • Presented is an extremely substantial collection of 506 cards from fifteen different Topps baseball issues spanning the years 1957 to 1972. This impressive collection is highlighted by more than 360 Hall of Famers, including Ted Williams, Mickey Mantle, Willie Mays, Hank Aaron, Sandy Koufax, and Roberto Clemente. This collection consists of the following: 1) 1957 […]