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Saturday, April 30, 2011

The Worst Condition 1954 Topps Card You've Seen. Today.

This set me back roughly two and a quarter. I probably should have gone the extra fifty cents or so and gotten a slightly better conditioned one, but a little character never hurt anyone, right?



Some enterprising young chap decided that Al's position being listed wasn't enough, and a "3B" just had to be added right above it.

The cartoons are a always a treat to partake in.


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A cool Gypsy Queen-themed contest/game is shaping up over at The Adventures of Napkin Doon. I missed out on Doon's first game a while back, so hopefully the randomizer looks kindly upon me and I can get in on this one.

2 comments:

  1. Sweet card. I never mind when my 50s cards have wear and tear. Surprised how affordable Rosen cards are. My '56 was two bucks and it's not bad.

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  2. Thanks! Yeah, Rosen cards are pretty affordable. Makes it fun to collect 'em.

    And as long as I can make out the front of the card, I don't really care about condition for 60s and earlier.

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