1934-36 Batter-Up (R318) Baseball Cards
The 1934-36 Batter-Up Baseball Card Set consists of 192 pop-out cards that measure 2-3/8" by 3". The Batter-Up cards were issued by the National Chicle Company in two series. The low number series (#1-80) are slightly larger than the second series (81-192) in size. The 2nd series of the Batter-Up Set are much hard to find. The cards were printed in six possible overall colors other than that, there are no variations.
Some key 1934-36 Batter-Up Baseball Card Set Hall-of-Famers for this issue include: #28 Jimmie Foxx, #35 Rogers Hornsby, #64 Dizzy Dean, #86 Lefty Gomez, #100 Pie Traynor, #117 Bill Dickey, #136 Gabby Hartnett, #144 Jimmie Foxx, #145 Joe Medwick, #153 Lefty Grove and #185 Chuck Klein.
By Dean Hanley