TITLE

A Bridge Too Far

AUTHOR(S)
Rushin, Steve
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;06/11/2001, Vol. 94 Issue 24, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses odd sports collectibles sought by fans. Price paid for dentures worn by former baseball player Ty Cobb; Thoughts on bobbleheads; Other collectibles.
ACCESSION #
4553683

 

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