MEARS Auction #20, Ends November 27th, 2010, 9:00 CST, w/15-Minute Rule
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Pictured here is New England Patriots running back Mack Herron during the team's week 3 match up versus the Los Angeles Rams in 1974. Herron would do a little bit of everything in the game rushing for 62 yards, catching 3 balls for 15 yards and totaling 90 return yards en route to a 20-14 New England victory. Also pictured is Hall of Fame offensive lineman John Hannah.
Measures 9.5" x 10.5", Frank O'Brien photo credit, editor's markings, The Sporting News hologram, 1974. (00727)
With over a million images found in the complete archives of "The Sporting News Collection Archives", there were only a few hundred Type 1 Jumbo Oversized images that were included in the find. Each image is unique, as there were no duplicate images of any subject. Unique in nature, each photograph is one of a kind! Matchless in quality, the color, contrast, tone and depths of the black and white media are magnified in the oversized format. Great images became phenomenal in appearance with this Jumbo sized format.
Unlike standard wire photos, these images were hand developed by the photographer and sent to The Sporting News magazine. Therefore, the result is an actual first generation Type 1 photographer's print - again, not to be confused with the more commonly found wire photo image. This is the first major collection of exclusive Type 1 Jumbo Photos to enter the market.
(MEARS Auction LOA~SB)
1974 Mack Herron New England Patriots "The Sporting News Collection Archives" Original Type 1 9.5" x 10.5" Choice Jumbo Oversized Photo (TSN Collection Hologram/MEARS Photo LOA) 1:1, Unique
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