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Companies, Dealers Wooing Kids Back to Cards

It’s a quandry–cater to adults who have money or kids who represent the future?

It was once strictly a kids hobby. Those days are long gone, but modern era sports card marketing has become a bit ironic.

To keep their businesses in the black, card companies and hobby shops are going back to the folks for whom trading cards were originally meant. Still, it seems, a good chunk of the money being dropped these days still comes from adult collectors.

The Erie (PA) Times-News visited a local sports card shop to guage interest.



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