1933 Sport Kings Reprint Complete Sets
NM/MT - 8
The 1933 Goudey Sport Kings set features 48 cards of the top performers in the popular sports of the time. The original 1933 Sport Kings include baseball players, hockey players, tennis players, jockeys, dog-sled racers, and pilots. This set even features several popular female athletes of the time. The front of each 1933 Goudey Sport Kings card has an illustration of the athlete, while the back has the name, sport, and a biography.
Star athletes featured in this set include: Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Jim Thorpe, Jack Dempsey, Howie Morenz, Red Grange, Bobby Jones, Carl Hubbell, Knute Rockne, and Max Baer.
The original common cards cost about $200, while the baseball players alone would each run more than $1000 in Excellent/Mint condition. All total, a complete original 1933 Sports King set in Excellent/Mint would cost over $15,000.