Lot # 42: 1946-47 Caramelo Deportivo #142 Johnny Davis - Negro Leaguer

Category: Cards: Cuban

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Item was in Auction "Auction #33",
which ran from 6/17/2023 10:00 PM to
6/24/2023 10:00 PM

1946-47 Caramelo Deportivo #142 of Negro Leaguer, Johnny Davis. A star wherever he played, Davis was a dominant two-way player who anchored the Newark Eagles of the 1940s. He played a crucial role in their championship season of 1946. A few years later, he made his mark in the Puerto Rican League, helping lead them to a championship in the 1948-49 season. A Negro League star who doesn't get nearly enough credit. It mentions the Newark Eagles on the back of this card.

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