1915 Cracker Jack Baseball Cards
The 1915 Cracker Jack Baseball Card Set features 176 cards, measuring 2 1/4" x 3". The 1915 Cracker Jack cards (E145-2) are identical to the previous year's cards in design, with many of the card featuring the same player pose and card number. The distinguishable difference of the 1915 Cracker Jack cards is that they have an advertisement for a "complete set of 176 pictures", and the bio on the card's reverse is printed upside down in relation to its front. To allow for easy reading of the biography, all cards are shown with the backs upside down.
With 32 additional cards, the 1915 Cracker Jack Set adds cards of additional players from the set of the previous year, introduces some new poses and updates changes in teams. The key Hall-of-Famers included in 1915 Cracker Jack Set are: #6 Eddie Plank, #30 Ty Cobb, #37 Grover Cleveland Alexander, #57 Walter Johnson, #68 Honus Wagner, #88 Christy Mathewson and #103 Shoeless Joe Jackson.
By Dean Hanley