September 26, 2017 | Vol. 18 Issue 20
In this issue:
  Observations from the 2017 National – A Blast from the Past
  Collecting Golf Autographs – From Tom Morris to Tiger Woods
  An Eye on the Prize – Collecting Pokémon Trophy Cards
  Upcoming Shows
  Collectors Club Monthly Specials


Observations from the 2017 National – A Blast from the Past
The 2017 National Sports Collectors Convention is now over a month old, but it won’t be soon forgotten according to PSA’s Joe Orlando. It made an impression on him for a number of reasons. In the following installment of Taking My Hacks, Orlando discusses the positive energy that made this show one of the best Nationals in years.

Collecting Golf Autographs – From Tom Morris to Tiger Woods
Autographs have been a popular collectible for years. The personal touch that the autograph offers helps connect collectors to the signers in a way that some other collectibles cannot. In the next article, we take a look at autographs from the world of golf, a growing segment in the hobby and one that offers some of the biggest names in sports.

An Eye on the Prize – Collecting PokÉmon Trophy Cards
Pokémon cards have become a hot topic in the hobby over the past year or so. The game, which emerged in the late-1990s and soon became a nationwide phenomenon, is now making waves in the graded card world. In the following article, we delve deep into what might be the most valuable Pokémon cards of all – Trophy cards.

Breaking Down Jackie Robinson’s Barrier Breaking Contract
If In 10 years, which of the following golfers will be the most popular in the hobby?
  1. Bobby Jones
  2. Jack Nicklaus
  3. Tiger Woods
  4. Ben Hogan
latest news
Clean Sweep’s Major Auction is Now Live. Ends Wednesday, October 4th READ MORE
BST Auctions will Kick Off its 2017 Fall Auction this Saturday, September 30. Preview Currently Open! READ MORE
SCP Auctions Proudly Presents Mel Ott’s Personal Memorabilia Collection in its 2017 Fall Premier Auction READ MORE
Sirius Sports Cards Auction #195 Open and Closes Thursday, September 28 READ MORE
Babe Ruth Game Bat, PSA 9 Mantle Rookie Among Myriad of High-End Highlights in Memory Lane Auction. Opens September 30. Closes October 14 READ MORE
Set Registry Spotlight
PSA Set Requests – Update
We’ve got a lot of enthusiastic members and the new set requests and new slots for players sets are coming in faster than we can process them. You all definitely keep us on our toes! We will be updating the Set Request web page frequently in the coming weeks. Thank you for your patience and continued support. Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at [email protected].
PSA Set Registry at the Long Beach Expo
We want to thank everyone who came to the show and stopped by to say hi. It’s nice to get out from behind the computer and meet some of our members. The kids had a great time at the Treasure Hunt and they all got to go home with a new item for their collection. For those that were not able to attend, we hope to see you next year!
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