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The bat measures 34 inches long, and features a mark at the beginning of barrel reading ROUGH RIDER.

By matching the samples with the logo on your bat you could approximately date to that era.

Variations in branding and model numbers could narrow down the years, and will be added to the description soon. Noted models that used this logo include; the 0X Axletree, and the Gold Medal line, This "Makers" Spalding logo was first used in 1890. SPALDING BROS." at the top and "MAKERS" at the bottom.

The markings are strong and bold making for a nice look and display.

Hillerich & Bradsby Co., Louisville Slugger, used different center brands over the years on their line of baseball bats., The different logos, and trademarks can be used to date the era your bat was made.1906 P. Goldsmith bought out Mac Gregor in 1944 and became known as "Mac Gregor Goldsmith" Finally, in 1952 the Goldsmith name was dropped entirely and the company was simply called Mac Gregor.

1920's Draper & Maynard Major League Model Baseball Bat.

This bat is a fine example of the exceptional quality produced by the D&M Sporting Goods Company.

It measures 34 inches and features the "bat" logo at center and "Burke Hanna" like an endorsement on the barrel.