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April 23, 2019 | Vol. 21 Issue 8
 
In this issue:
 
  And the Winner Is... Dr. James "Jay" Swartz, Recipient of the 2018 PSA Set Registry "Best Collection of the Year" Award
 
  Collecting the 1888 Allen & Ginter World’s Champions (N29) Card Set – A Colorful and "Forgotten" Sequel
 
  PSA’s N.J. Office Provides Easy Drop-off Location for East Coasters
 
  Upcoming Shows
 
  PSA Quarterly Grading Specials
 
 
 


 
 
And the Winner Is... Dr. James "Jay" Swartz, Recipient of the 2018 PSA Set Registry "Best Collection of the Year" Award
 
Dr. Jay Swartz is a card collector par excellence, with top sets in sports and non-sports categories. SMR discusses the hobby with the recipient of the 2018 PSA Set Registry "Best Collection of the Year" Award.
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Collecting the 1888 Allen & Ginter World’s Champions (N29) Card Set – A Colorful and "Forgotten" Sequel
 
The definition of a "classic" might change from subject to subject, but a trading card set that remains popular with hobbyists some 120 years after first being issued would certainly fit the bill. Appreciated as miniature works of art, the 1888 Allen & Ginter World’s Champions N29 set has stood the test of time. SMR shares what collectors have to say about this wonderful set.
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PSA’s N.J. Office Provides Easy Drop-off Location for East Coasters
 
PSA’s Woodbridge, New Jersey, office is pleased to unveil a brand-new landing page and online appointment booking tool that makes it incredibly easy for East Coast collectors to stop by and submit their items closer to home. It will save not only time but cross-country shipping costs as well.
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New Initiatives Based Off Customer Feedback Are Underway
 
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Survey
 
Top hobby items continue to sell at record prices. Five years from now, what category of item do you think will hold the record as the most valuable piece of sports memorabilia?
 
  1. A Trading Card
  2. A Game-Used Jersey or Uniform
  3. A Piece of Equipment (bat, call, helmet, stick, puck, etc.)
  4. An Autographed Item
  5. Other (contract/historical document, Type I photo, etc.)
 
Answer
 
 
 
 
 
 
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SCP Auctions Offers Finest 1922 American Caramel E121 Set of All-Time. Auction Now Open. Ends Saturday, April 27, 2019 READ MORE
 
 
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Mile High Card Company Extra Innings Auction Starts Today, Closes Wednesday, May 1st READ MORE
 
 
 
 
 
Set Registry Spotlight
 
PSA & PSA/DNA Set Registry Awards – New Slot Requests
Less than two weeks left to get your new slot requests submitted in time for the awards! The 2019 PSA & PSA/DNA Set Registry Awards deadline is Friday, May 31st. As in previous years, the cut-off for New Slot requests to existing set checklists is April 30th. We will guarantee that the cards you request by April 30th, if approved, will be added to the checklists prior to the awards deadline. For more information about the PSA Set Registry Awards, please click here. Should you have any questions or suggestions, please feel free to contact us at [email protected].
 
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