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October 9, 2018 | Vol. 19 Issue 20
 
In this issue:
 
  The 50th Anniversary of the 1968 Topps Baseball Card Set – A Year to Forget, but a Set to Remember
 
  Collecting the 1960 Fleer Football Card Set – A New League and New Set Provided New Challenges for Hobbyists
 
  Upcoming Shows
 
  Collectors Club Monthly Specials
 
 
 


 
 
The 50th Anniversary of the 1968 Topps Baseball Card Set – A Year to Forget, but a Set to Remember
 
In the midst of the turbulence of 1968, Topps issued a baseball card set that remains popular with collectors a half-century later. Loaded with affordable hall of famers, some interesting combo cards, and a couple of very important rookies, this set has something to offer to a wide range of hobbyists. SMR looks back 50 years at the 1968 Topps baseball set and details how it has stood the test of time.
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Collecting the 1960 Fleer Football Card Set – A New League and New Set Provided New Challenges for Hobbyists
 
The Chargers, Texans, and Broncos? Who are these guys? That is what many collectors were thinking when they first opened packs of 1960 Fleer football cards. SMR looks back at the lovably-flawed card set that introduced hobbyists to the American Football League.
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Trading Card Collectors Explain the Benefits of the PSA Set Registry
 
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Survey
 
What is your favorite part of a sports season?
 
  1. Preseason – The first glimpse of new rookies and off-season acquisitions.
  2. Opening Day!! – They should all be national holidays.
  3. The Regular Season – Seeing who really came to play all season long.
  4. Playoffs!! – The time of year when legends are made.
 
Answer
 
 
 
 
 
 
latest news
 
Clean Sweep Auctions Current Major Auction Now Open! Ends October 10, 2018 READ MORE
 
 
BST Auctions Fall Event Headlined by PSA All Time Finest N302 Mayo, ’62 & ’63 Fleer Football Sets + Ruth Pro Model Game Used Bat! READ MORE
 
 
The Goldin Auctions 2018 October Legends Offers the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Collection and Much More! READ MORE
 
 
1937 Heisman Trophy Awarded to Yale University Halfback Clint Frank Highlights Heritage October Sports Memorabilia Auction. Closes Oct. 18 READ MORE
 
 
Sirius Sports Cards Auction #222 Is Open for Bidding. Ends Thursday, October 11th READ MORE
 
 
1967 Topps #4 Ranked Set Surpasses $170,000, Record High Prices Realized Throughout Mile High Card Company October 2018 Auction READ MORE
 
 
 
 
 
Set Registry Spotlight
 
PSA Set Requests – Update
We continue to focus our attention to new set checklist requests and new slot requests. In the month of September, we added 157 new set checklists and processed 431 new slot requests. We want to thank you all for your patience and continued support while we continue processing the many new set requests and new slot requests you’ve all submitted. Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at [email protected].
 
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Upcoming Shows
 
  Westport Sports Collectibles Show
10/19/2018-10/21/2018
 
  Minneapolis Sports Collectible and Autograph Convention
10/26/2018-10/28/2018
 
  Greater Boston Sports Collectors Club Show
11/2/2018-11/4/2018
 
 
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