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Big Tobacco Card Find Lights Up New York Shop

Hassan Triple Folders lot

Dozens of century-old tobacco cards, including several super scarce T205 Drum Back variations are brought in to a New York card shop.

It’s A Wrap: Collecting Football Wrappers Can Be A Challenge

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Most were discarded in favor of what’s inside but that makes collecting vintage football wrappers a challenge.

Teen Tommy’s Historic Homer Still Stands

Tommy Brown 1949 Bowman

Seventy years ago Thursday, a young Dodger set a baseball record that still stands. A look at the career and the baseball cards of Tommy Brown.

Stabler Once Again a Hall Candidate; Cards Already Ticking Up

Ken Stabler rookie card 1973 Topps

A vote by a seniors committee has him back on the Hall of Fame ballot but there’s already growing interest in Kenny Stabler’s earliest cards.

One Pitch Changed Conigliaro’s Career — And Life

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Bryan Mitchell’s injury Monday conjured up images of what happened August 18, 1967 to a player whose cards instantly recall what might have been.

6 Cool Kaline Cards Capture His Career

Al Kaline 1968 Topps

On the 35th anniversary of his jersey retirement, we offer six great Al Kaline baseball cards that capture career moments of the Tigers’ #6.

Mantle Cards Set More Marks in Memory Lane Auction

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps PSA 8

1950s Mickey Mantle cards and other high-grade vintage material climbed to new heights as Memory Lane closed out its latest catalog auction with more than $2.1 million in sales.

Angelo Mosca Cards Span Topps CFL to Wrestling All-Stars

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Controversial Angelo Mosca of CFL and pro wrestling fame will have his number retired by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. His cards still draw attention online.

Roberto Clemente Rookie Card Values Rising

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Big money sales of the Roberto Clemente rookie card have shown a hot market for the Pittsburgh Pirates’ legend.

Set of the Week: 1980 Topps Baseball Marked the End of a Monopoly

Pete Rose 1980 Topps

With Fleer and Donruss waiting in the wings, 1980 Topps baseball was the last set of the monopoly era and featured Rickey Henderson’s sole rookie card.

1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle: Undervalued?

1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle rookie card

His 1952 Topps card may be on the Mt. Rushmore of collecting, but the 1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle seems comparatively undervalued.

Vintage Football Set Break of the Month: 1964 Philadelphia NFL

Mike Ditka-Bob Lilly 1964 Philadelphia

The Vintage Football Set break is back with the first of four NFL sets produced by Philadelphia Gum, one with a stadium full of Hall of Famers.

Rare 1971-72 OPC-Bazooka Hockey Box with Bobby Orr

Bazooka Hockey Box 1971-72

A super scarce 1971-72 Bazooka hockey unused box with Bobby Orr on the back was at the National. Hear from the owner about what makes this one so unique.

Vintage Set Break of the Month: 1933 Goudey

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Four Ruths, Gehrig, Foxx and some solid cards of Hall of Famers will be randomly distributed as Burl’s rolls out a ’33 Goudey set break this month.

Rare Baseball Card Found in Old Bible

Walter Johnson T222 Fatima 1914

A rare baseball card featuring a big league Hall of Famer is found by a family going through belongings of a deceased relative.

1939 Goudey Premium Find

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SGC has just authenticated a fresh find of 267 high-grade 1939 Goudey Premiums. We get the first look on the floor of the National.

Mays Rookie Stolen from Rob Schneider’s Home

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Actor/comedian Rob Schneider and his family were victims of a burglary Friday.

Walter Payton Rookie Cards Show Strong Growth

1976 Topps Walter Payton

Finding a Walter Payton rookie card isn’t hard but prices for higher grade examples have been moving upward.

Vintage Set Break of the Month: 1967 Topps Baseball

Tom Seaver 1967 Topps

The break is back with low cost spots open and a chance to land some prime rookie cards and Hall of Famers from a popular set.

Mile High to Give Away 1952 Topps Mantle at NSCC

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps PSA Authentic

Consign during the National and you might leave Chicago with one of the most popular cards ever made.