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1880s trophy style baseball: $25,958

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wisc. — A salesman sample of an 1880s trophy style baseball sold for $25,958 in a sale ended Aug. 1 through MEARS auctions. The horse hide-covered baseball stamped J.D. Shibe & Co. of Philadelphia was in near mint condition. A game-used bat circa 1880s used...