October 6, 1913 BRISTOL LORD UNIFORM AGREEMENT FOR TRANSFER OF A PLAYER
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This is a wonder ful piece of basebal l his tory . It is dated Ocober 6, 1913, and is a Uni form Agreement for The Trans fer of a Player. It transferred BIRSTOL LORD from the Boston Braves to Mobile in the American Association . It is executed by Big Jim Gaffney, a Tammany Hall politician who owned the Br aves at the tim e. Included is the enve lope in which the document was found many years later . The envelope , it se lf, shows the financ ial distress of the baseball teams in that it was reused a fter housing expense recei pts for Ray Hess of New Or leans.This is a real d ocument showing some real baseball history. Don't miss this opportunity to own a piece of baseba ll's his tory!!!!!