More Bear Stearns memorabilia, this time it’s a special promotional kit to celebrate Ace Greenberg’s 50th anniversary at the firm. The seller goes into considerably more detail:
Mr. Alan “Ace” Greenberg started as a clerk at Bear Stearns in 1949 and by 1978 was the CEO of Wall Streets Titan Bear Stearns. He was known as a master card player gamester and magician hence the playing cards and Yo-Yo, Ace was well known for his famous bow ties and non-conventional (yet success proving) ways around the office and the financial world.
In 1999, Bear Stearns celebrated Ace Greenberg’s 50th anniversary at the Firm with items that were given to certain staff members of Bear Stearns New York City 2 of which we are offering here: 1-unopened (sealed in celophane)set of playing cards in original box with ACE’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY MARCH 8, 1999 AND PHOTO OF HIS FAMOUS BOW TIE ON THE CARDS & 1-WOODEN YO-YO WITH ACE’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY EMBLAZENED IN BLACK ON IT. THANKS FOR LOOKING!!! AND VICTORIOUS BIDDING!!!