1948 Bowman Football Cards
The 1948 Bowman Football Card Set includes 108 cards that measure 2 1/16" by 2½". The 1948 Bowman football cards were issued in three sheets, but the third was printed in much lesser quantities. This short-printed third sheet of the 1948 Bowman football cards set, starts with card #3 and contains every third card, e.g. #3, 6, 9, 12, etc and are much more expensive and difficult to find than the other cards in the set.
The key rookie cards from this set include #7 Steve Van Buren, #22 Sammy Baugh, #36 Bulldog Turner, #63 Pete Pihos, and #107 Sid Luckman.
By Dean Hanley