June 20, 2017 | Vol. 18 Issue 13
In this issue:
  PSA Labels Get New Look, New Technology
  Giving Back Moves the Hobby Forward
  Collecting the 1970 Topps Hockey Set
  Upcoming Shows
  Collectors Club Monthly Specials


PSA Labels Get New Look, New Technology
Big news from PSA! PSA has just unveiled a new label, one with an updated design and enhanced technology. On the following page, we give a complete breakdown of this innovation with details on each of the new label’s features, from lighthouse technology to fugitive ink.

Giving Back Moves the Hobby Forward
The hobby is filled with a number of dealers, auction houses, manufacturers, and third-party services... not to mention a ton of collectors. Some seem to be interested in the long-term health of our industry, while others appear to be here for the quick money grab. In the following editorial, PSA’s Joe Orlando talks about the importance of improving the hobby while we are still here.

Collecting the 1970 Topps Hockey Set – Shining the Spotlight on an Affordable Vintage Hockey Option
Recently, and once again, the Pittsburgh Penguins were crowned Stanley Cup champions. Nearly 50 years ago, hockey was dominated by a few other teams, including the Montreal Canadiens and the Boston Bruins. The 1970 Topps hockey card set, while not quite as comprehensive as its O-Pee-Chee counterpart, pays tribute to several of the era’s great stars and remains relatively affordable.

New PSA Lighthouse Label Unveiled
In your opinion, what is the best story in sports right now?
  1. Aaron Judge
  2. Sidney Crosby
  3. Kevin Durant
  4. LeBron James
latest news
Babe Ruth’s 1927 World Series Ring and the Historic "Curse of the Bambino" 1919 Pact that Sold Him from the Red Sox to the Yankees Headline 1st Annual Invitational Auction. Now Open and Closes June 30 READ MORE
Final Days to Bid: Simon Bourque’s Collection of Current and All-Time Finest PSA 1930s and 1940s Hockey offered by Classic Auctions. Ends June 20, 2017 READ MORE
Sirius Sports Cards Auction #188 Open and Closes, Thursday June 22 READ MORE
Grey Flannel presents top-quality game-used memorabilia from major sports in an exciting Summer Auction Now Open and Closing June 21 READ MORE
Mint Cracker Jack Ty Cobb Headlines Heritage Premium Sportscard Auction READ MORE
1948 Bowman Baseball Near Full Box Tops $521,000, Paces Heavy Bidding in Mile High Card Company June Auction READ MORE
Set Registry Spotlight
2017 PSA Set Registry Luncheon!
The PSA Set Registry Luncheon is scheduled for Friday, 7/28, at the National. Major awards will be presented to those in attendance. Email invitations were sent on 6/15/17. RSVP is required. If you did not receive your invitation, please email [email protected].

As always, should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

New PSA Set Registry Mobile App
Gone are the days of printing out your inventory/sets when traveling or away from your computer. Now you can update your collection in seconds, show off your collection, upload images directly from your mobile device. The PSA Set Registry companion app is now available for free download on the App Store for iOS and Google Play for Android devices.
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7/20/2017 - 7/23/2017
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