J. C. Higgins, Championship
Sears Roebuck and Co., Championship
metal can from 1948 1950s with 3 white J. C. Higgins tennis ball(s)
of Durable 100% Wool construction.
This particular 'Type 5 - United States Domed Top Can' item is uncommon.
mCat 18.104.22.168 Photo(s) courtesy of Brad McCall
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Blue and white can. “J. C. Higgins” “TENNIS BALLS” in white text at top. There is a blue “3” in a small white rectangle. White tennis ball at bottom of can reads “Championship J. C. Higgins App. By U.S.L.T.A. 100% WOOL Sears, Roebuck and Co.”. White text under the tennis ball states “Approved By The U.S. Lawn Tennis Association”. Left side of can reads “Durable Cover Perfect Balance”. Right side reads “True Bouncing Lively Action”. Bottom of can states “J.C. Higgins Sporting Goods are sold only by Sears, Roebuck and Co.”