March 1948 Sport Cover(George Kaftan, Holy Cross, Syl Apps, Toronto Maple Leafs)

$65.00 CAD
  • March 1948 Sport Cover(George Kaftan, Holy Cross, Syl Apps, Toronto Maple Leafs)

March 1948 Sport Cover(George Kaftan, Holy Cross, Syl Apps, Toronto Maple Leafs)

$65.00 CAD
$65.00 CAD

George Kaftan of Holy Cross University is the feature athlete on the cover of the SPORT Magazine's March 1948 issue. A two-time All-American Center, Kaftan lead Holy Cross to the 1947 NCAA Championship in being named the NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player. He would go on to play for the Boston Celtics, New York Knicks and Baltimore Bullets of the NBA. Toronto Maple Leafs legend Syl Apps would also grace the March 1948 cover.

SPORT Magazine, which ran from 1946 to 2000, celebrated what its editors accurately anticipated would be the coming explosion of interest in professional and amateur sport in post-war North America. Read more about the history of SPORT magazine here. (https://thesportgallery.ca/pages/about-sport-magazine)

Take home a piece of history with a SPORT Magazine cover, available as a fine art stretch canvas or fine art print.

Each reproduction is printed on 100% Hahnemuhle Photo Pearl paper using UltraChrome K3 pigmented inks and produced to the highest standard of archival quality available. Canvases are printed and stretched by hand in Toronto.

Each print and canvas is done by hand and made to order in Toronto, Canada. Production time may take anywhere from 1-2 weeks. This does not include shipping time. Please note framed prints are only available as in-store pick-up due to the weight and fragility of the glass and frame. 

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Exchange or store credit within 30 days of receiving the item. We DO NOT OFFER REFUNDS. But our team is here and happy to help you find something else! All items purchased after March 1st, 2020 can be exchanged until August 1st, 2020. Sale items and custom order items are always final sale.

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