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September 25, 2018 | Vol. 19 Issue 19
 
In this issue:
 
  Collecting the 1971 Topps Greatest Moments Baseball Card Set – Headlines and Highlights from a Condition-Sensitive Issue
 
  Collecting the 1977 Wonder Bread Star Wars Card Set – A Challenge for Collectors Across the Galaxy
 
  Upcoming Shows
 
  Collectors Club Monthly Specials
 
 
 


 
 
Collecting the 1971 Topps Greatest Moments Baseball Card Set – Headlines and Highlights from a Condition-Sensitive Issue
 
Wonderful images and a simple-yet-elegant design make the 1971 Topps Greatest Moments set a classic among collectors. Black borders and a limited distribution, however, make this set extremely difficult to obtain in high grade. SMR recently spoke with a handful of hobby leaders about this classic issue.
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Collecting the 1977 Wonder Bread Star Wars Card Set – A Challenge for Collectors Across the Galaxy
 
Most collectors think of the mid ‘70s Topps issues when referring to Star Wars cards, but the 1977 Wonder Bread issue is actually considered the first set to cover the famous film. The cards have borders as black as Lord Vader, but The Force is not needed in assembling a high-grade set. SMR details leading collectors’ thoughts about this tricky little release.
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What Are My 1977 Star Wars Cards Worth?
 
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Survey
 
What condition issue do you feel is the most challenging to overcome when building high-grade sets?
 
  1. Black borders
  2. Inferior card stock
  3. Printing defects
  4. Poor centering
 
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latest news
 
Clean Sweep Auctions Current Major Auction Now Open! Ends October 10, 2018 READ MORE
 
 
Sirius Sports Cards Auction #221 Is Open for Bidding. Ends Thursday, September 27 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
 
 
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Sterling Sports Auction #75 is Now Live. The Auction ends September 27 READ MORE
 
 
Now open! University Archives Auction Offers a scarce Beatles signed photo, Jackie Robinson signed check, and much more! Live Auction on September 26th READ MORE
 
 
PWCC 2018 Premier Auction #8 of Graded Cards and More Ends Daily Throughout September 2018 READ MORE
 
 
 
 
 
Set Registry Spotlight
 
PSA Set Requests – Update
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