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From Ty Cobb to The Beatles to Tom Cruise and just about everything in between, Universal Rarities covers the collectible spectrum in their current Autographs Collectibles & Memorabilia auction, now online at


While known for diversity, Universal Rarities serves up an impressive mix of vintage baseball autographs and game worn sports memorabilia for their current, sale. "We feel that October is the perfect time to step up our sports offering," said Jeff Woolf, Auction Director for Universal Rarities. "October is perhaps the most exciting time for sports fans. It's the only time of year when all four major sports are playing, and of course, the World Series makes it a great time for baseball memorabilia."

Featuring nearly 1,100 lots, auction highlights include:

Lot #2: Lance Armstrong 2002 Tour de France Signed & Worn Podium Jersey
Lot #7: Reggie Bush 2005 Signed Game Used USC Trojans Jersey (Heisman Year)
Lot #9: Ty Cobb Phenomenal Single-Signed Baseball
Lot #19: Peyton Manning 2005 Indianapolis Colts Game Worn Jersey
Lot #21: Christy Mathewson Scarce Signed Bank Check
Lot #25: Shaquille O'Neal 2001-02 L.A. Lakers Game Used NBA Finals Jersey
Lot #30: Babe Ruth Superb Single Signed Baseball (c.1933)
Lot #36: Walt Disney Beautiful Vintage Signed 8 x 10 Photograph
Lot #41: The Beatles (1962) 1st Published Photo w/Ringo Signed by All Four!
Lot #44: Thomas Edison Historic Signed Patent Affidavit RE: The Phonograph
Lot #50: Abraham Lincoln Signed War-Dated Military Commission

Anyone interested in participating in this sale can do so by logging on to Universal Rarities' website,, where they can view all lots in the sale as well as register for bidding. In addition to the website, a full color catalog for the auction is available and was mailed to all SCD subscribers with the October 20th cover date issue.

For additional information and copies of the auction catalog contact Universal Rarities, 512 South Corona Mall, Corona, CA 92879. Phone: 1-800-270-RARE or 951-278-8420. Fax: 951-278-1655. Web: Email: