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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

(Zack) Wheat Wednesday: 1925 Universal Toys & Novelty: SGC 40 Hand-Cut!

The newest pickup for my Zack Wheat PC is this beautiful hand-cut strip card that I was able to land via eBay already in an SGC 40 VG slab. I may have overpaid slightly as it was a win from PWCC and their auctions tend to run a little on the high end compared to other sellers. However, I rarely see this Wheat anywhere near my range and this VG copy has great eye-appeal.


The 1925 Universal Toys & Novelty set, while not very colorful, still intrigues me with its simplicity. Plus, any playing-era Zack Wheat is desirable in my book. The backs are blank and below is a full uncut sheet of all of the Dodgers.


I'm slowly chipping away at what I hope will one day be a master Wheat collection.

4 comments:

  1. Sweet card. If Universal Toys & Novelty could do a great job of cropping an action shot back in 1925, you'd think Topps would have been able to master that skill by now.

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    1. I'm still laughing at this comment....but yes ;)

      And thanks!

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