Over 31 years, Scott Smith has been a man on a mission: collect as many autographed Sports Illustrated magazines as he can.
The auction went on as scheduled but a burglary put a bit of a damper on the annual Roger Maris charity auction in Fargo, ND last week. The auction is held as part of a celebrity golf tournament that honors the former slugger in his hometown and raises money for various charities. The chairman of […]
The auction for a signed card created by Upper Deck in honor of seven-year-old Nebraska cancer patient Jack Hoffman ended with the winning bidder backing out, but the resulting publicity brought even more money for a fund created to help raise money and awareness for pediatric brain cancer. Upper Deck released Hoffman’s limited-edition 13 1/2 […]
Notebook: Tornado Blows Collection Away; Cops Say Crook Stole Cancer Victim’s Cards; Pet Shop/Card Shop
Notebook: New Show in VA, Cleveland Skipper Talks Cards, Jailbird’s Autograph Biz Goes Bust…Lennay Kukua Bobblehead Night
Mounted Memories Shows is bringing a new event to the southeastern United States, just a few weeks after the National. They’ll host a three-day card show at the Richmond, VA Convention Center, August 23-25. No word yet on autograph signers but they say they’ll offer free admission at the inaugural show. Richmond has been home […]
In honor of Mother’s Day, we used our Facebook page Sunday to ask for your best stories about your mom’s contribution to your collecting pursuits. As usual, you didn’t disappoint. Within a few hours, nearly two dozen responses were posted. Many were quite touching. The overall feeling was that collectors’ moms have been, by and […]