Dating from World War II, when the conservation of all metal was deemed vital to the war effort, this pin, like the Cardinals' 1943 pin, was constructed as economically as possible with the simplest of materials: an illustrated paper facing, a cardboard backing, and a transparent plastic covering. The image features the team's familiar Cardinal logo with the words Press St. The Cardinals defeated the Yankees in five games in 1942, thus capturing their fourth World Championship in franchise history. Seldom seen outside of only the most advanced World Series press pin collections.The pin displays light-to-moderate surface wear and is in Excellent condition overall. The item "Extremely Rare 1942 St. Louis Cardinals World Series Press Pin Pinback Button" is in sale since Wednesday, October 10, 2018. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Vintage Sports Memorabilia\Pins". The seller is "alamedaantiqueem" and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.