Thursday, April 19, 2018

Love 50% off....

Just Collect, Inc just had a 50% off sale at their eBay store, and I took a little advantage of it.

My 1952 Topps set is now up to 12.8% complete.  Yeah !!!

Here is what I got....

1952 Topps #230 Matt Batts - VG *060-688

1952 Topps #61 Tookie Gilbert - GOOD *067-793
Harold "Tookie" Gilbert  
who could pass on a guy name Tookie

1952 Topps #60 Sid Hudson - GOOD *067-792
Sid Hudson

I also picked up an item for the Twins collection..

1964 Harmon Killebrew



Saturday, April 14, 2018

Blog Bat Around.....

Yeah, I know ...  day late and a dollar short on writing blogs.  But here I sit looking out at old man winter on April 14th ... yuckie !!!  should be close to 60 degrees at this point... Twins were snowed out !!!

included Yahoo article for proof of date
So here we go with my version of ...( started by Night Owl Cards with link to the epilogue..)

What I Collect and Continuous Projects

1.   The Topps All-Star Rookie Trophy Card subset.

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      I have collected all cards from the regular issued Topps and Heritage sets from 1960 to the present.
      You can see my CARD LIST HERE at TTCD.  (still updating that list)

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  Also trying to collect the different variations Topps put out there, but some are $$$$$.

2. Kansas City Royals

   I lived in KC from '68 to '77, and have been a Royals fan since they started in 1969.

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  Continuously looking for oddball cards.  Have most of the regular issue from '69 to '90 -all makes.
 Still working on all the newer cards.  Looking for the inserts and autos from various years and sets.

3.  Green Bay Packers

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 4. Vintage
  Who doesn't do vintage.

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                  Just a sampling.

5. Various oddities and subsets..
     Just a few listings  ..  click on them to see what I have ..
            1964 Topps Giants
            1989 Baseball Talk/LJN
            1994 SP Holoview Blue
            2013 Topps Archives 1972 Basketball Design
            2017 Topps Five Tool

   plus many others.

6. Like most true colletors - I collect everything that appeals to me. 

  You can visit me at The Trading Card Database for more of my collection.

Thanks for reading and