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Ephrata Lions Club Show Returns for 36th Year

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One of the hobby’s longest running card shows returns Saturday in Pennsylvania.

NJ Attorney General: No Charges in Bogus Memorabilia Case

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WPIX-TV says an investigation into a New Jersey prosecutor’s handling of the sale of seized goods went nowhere.

Mantle Boom on Display at White Plains

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The market for early Mickey Mantle cards is just one observation at the recent White Plains card show.

KY Shop Owner Calling It Quits After 29 Years

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He started when Jose Canseco rookie cards were hot and survived the industry’s ups and downs but next month will be the last for a Kentucky card shop owner.

Upper Deck Renews Autograph Contract with Michael Jordan

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NBA license or not, Upper Deck is apparently hanging on to its most valuable hoops asset with news of a renewed autograph partnership with Michael Jordan.

Report: Rogers Sold Wagner Card at a Loss

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One of the hobby’s most famous cards is among the star players in one of several lawsuits against the man who once owned it.

Collection of Vintage Autographed Cards at Auction

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Dating back decades and including signatures of Hall of Famers in multiple sports, a hoard of 480 autographed sports cards is being sold individually.

70 Autograph Guests, 350 Booths at Chicago Show

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The Fanatics show will have more than two dozen past greats from Notre Dame football on Friday with Peyton Manning and more than 40 others over the weekend.

Reggie Jackson Consigns Yankee Stadium Lettering to Auction

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The lighted lettering atop the old Yankee Stadium, purchased by Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson in 2008, is coming to Sotheby’s ‘New York Sale’ in three weeks.

Basketball Card Market Offers Cheap Autographs of Stars, Legends

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With a multitude of products, sometimes even legendary players and rising stars can be found for a less than a game ticket.

LOTG Launches Spring Catalog Auction

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Rare 19th century Joseph Hall Cabinets, an Oscar Charleston signature, Honus Wagner autographs and some desirable football cards are part of the catalog.

Hawks Basketball Cards Fly Under Radar as Team Soars

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With no marquee stars, but a team that could be headed for a long playoff run, Atlanta Hawks basketball cards are still cheap.

Philadelphia Area Card Shop a Family Affair

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You’re liable to find more than one Goldinger family member helping out at Swamilee’s Sportscards–and if you come on a certain Sunday, they’ll feed you too.

Russell Westbrook’s MVP-Like Numbers Have Cards Heating Up

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Drafted while the franchise was still in Seattle, Russell Westbrook rookie cards are finally reaching an MVP-like level.

Notes: 1913 Proof Sheet, Jackson Bat Generating Interest

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A Joe Jackson bat and a mystery proof sheet catch collectors’ eyes at auction, plus autograph hounds at spring training and a vintage cello pack sells for a big price.

2nd Part of Fresh T206 Find Sold at Auction

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Hundreds of cards from a large collection of original owner T206s were sold through a Maine auction house Wednesday.

Michael Jordan Autographs Cheaper as Legend Turns 52

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MJ turned 52 Tuesday and the world took notice. Landing one of his autographed cards is much less expensive than it used to be.

Value of Conlon Photos Part of Complex Equation

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With legal claims mounting, the glass plate negatives containing the work of Charles Conlon remain in limbo.

Offer for Rogers’ Business Interests Lacks Financing; Concern for Conlon Photos

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An offer for assets controlled by John Rogers is no longer under consideration for lack of financing.

MMA Autographs a Commodity, Too

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A female fighter is saying no to free autographs through the mail as the UFC deals with profiteers.