Greg Bussineau Sports Rarities Announces Its Spring 2014 Vintage Trading Cards and Memorabilia Auction Is Now Open. Ends March 20

Greg Bussineau Sports Rarities' "Spring 2014 Vintage Trading Cards and Memorabilia Auction" is now open for bidding. The auction features 736 lots of important rarities, highest graded examples, legendary Hall-of-Famer cards, and complete sets. The closing date is Thursday, March 20th. Highlights of the auction include:

Pre-War Baseball:

N29 Allen & Ginter Wm. Ewing (Baseball) 1917 Collins-McCarthy Babe Ruth #147 (Blank Back)
  • 1887 N28 Allen & Ginter Adrian C. Anson PSA 7
  • 1887 N28 Allen & Ginter Timothy Keefe NM
  • 1888 N28 Allen & Ginter William Ewing PSA 7
  • 1888 N28 Allen & Ginter William Ewing PSA 9
  • 1888 N162 Goodwin Champions Dan Brouthers PSA 7
  • 1887 N172 Old Judge Cigarettes Mike Kelly (Portrait - No Cap, Chicago on Shirt) VG/EX+
  • 1887 N284 Buchner Gold Coin Charles Comiskey PSA 7
  • 1909 T204 Ramly Cigarettes Chief Bender NM
  • 1909 T204 Ramly Cigarettes Frank Chance PSA 6
  • 1909-11 T206 White Border Ty Cobb (Bat Off Shoulder, El Principe De Gales Reverse) PSA 4
  • 1909-11 T206 White Border Rube Waddell (Portrait, Old Mill Reverse) PSA 8
  • 1911 T205 Gold Border Frank Chance (Piedmont Reverse) PSA 8
  • 1911 T3 Turkey Red Cabinets - PSA Graded Set Break - Part 2 (#'s 9, 36-50, 77-126). Includes: Ty Cobb VG-EX 4, Tris Speaker VG-EX 4, Rube Waddell EX 5, Vic Willis EX 5, Cy Young EX 5, Frank Chance EX 5, Frank Baker EX 5, Chief Bender EX 5, Eddie Collins EX 5, Walter Johnson EX 5, Willie Keeler VG-EX 4, Bobby Wallace EX 5, and Ed Walsh VG-EX 4.
  • 1912 T202 Hassan Triple Folder Too Late for Devlin - Devlin/Mathewson (Rustlers) PSA 6
  • 1915 Cracker Jack #37 Grover Alexander PSA 8
  • 1938 Goudey Joe DiMaggio #274
  • 1916 Famous & Barr Co. #42 Sam Crawford PSA 7
  • 1916 Famous & Barr Co. #110 Rube Marquard PSA 7
  • 1917 Collins-McCarthy #147 Babe Ruth (Blank Back) PSA 5... The Finest PSA Graded Example!!
  • 1933 Goudey Sport Kings #2 Babe Ruth NM
  • 1933 Goudey #19 Bill Dickey NM/MT
  • 1933 Goudey #31 Tony Lazzeri PSA 8
  • 1933 Goudey #92 Lou Gehrig NM
  • 1933 Goudey #154 Jimmy Foxx PSA 8
  • 1933 Goudey #166 Sam West PSA 8.5
  • 1935 Diamond Stars #39 Carl Hubbell PSA 9
  • 1934 Goudey #61 Lou Gehrig PSA 8
  • 1938 Goudey #241 Charlie Gehringer PSA 8
  • 1938 Goudey #250 Joe DiMaggio PSA 7
  • 1938 Goudey #273 Jimmy Foxx PSA 8
  • 1938 Goudey #274 Joe DiMaggio PSA 8
  • 1938 Goudey #288 Bob Feller PSA 8

Post-War Baseball:

1968 Topps Reds Rookies #247 (Johnny Bench/Ron Tompkins)
  • 1947 Bond Bread Exhibits Jackie Robinson PSA 5
  • 1947 Bond Bread Jackie Robinson - Selection of five different PSA or third-party graded cards from this scarce issue.
  • 1948 Leaf #138 Larry Doby PSA 8
  • 1950 Bowman - High Grade PSA Set Break - Includes: #s 1 Mel Parnell NM-MT 8, 6 Bob Feller NM-MT 8, 11 Phil Rizzuto MINT 9, 19 Warren Spahn NM-MT 8, 21 Pee Wee Reese NM-MT 8, 22 Jackie Robinson NM-MT 8, 23 Don Newcombe MINT 9, 46 Yogi Berra NM-MT 8, 75 Roy Campanella NM-MT 8, 77 Duke Snider NM-MT 8, and many low-pop NM-MT 8's and MINT 9's.
  • 1950 Bowman #98 Ted Williams NM/MT+
  • 1952 Tip-Top Bread Ralph Branca EX
  • 1952 Berk Ross Mickey Mantle PSA 7
  • 1953 Glendale Hot Dogs - Selection of nine different PSA certified cards, many of which are the finest graded example.
  • 1953 Bowman Color #117 Duke Snider PSA 8
  • 1954 Bowman #66 Ted Williams PSA 8
  • 1954 Topps #90 Willie Mays PSA 8
  • 1954 Topps #201 Al Kaline PSA 8.5
  • 1955 Topps #117 Mel Roach PSA 10
  • 1955 Topps #123 Sandy Koufax PSA 8
  • 1955 Topps #164 Roberto Clemente PSA 8
  • 1955 Topps #152 Harry Agganis PSA 9
  • 1955 Topps #210 Duke Snider PSA 8
  • 1956 Topps #20 Al Kaline (White Back) PSA 9
  • 1957 Topps #125 Al Kaline PSA 9
  • 1957 Topps Complete Set (Plus Six Checklists/Contest Cards/Variations) - Mostly PSA Graded (317 of 413) - SMR $18,033
  • 1957 Kahn's Wieners Complete Set - PSA Graded - Weighted GPA 3.38 - 2nd Current Finest
  • 1958 Topps #70 Al Kaline (Yellow Name) PSA 9
  • 1958 Topps #150 Mickey Mantle NM/MT
  • 1959 Topps #10 Mickey Mantle PSA 8
  • 1959 Topps #50 Willie Mays PSA 9
  • 1959 Topps #360 Al Kaline PSA 9
  • 1960 Topps #50 Al Kaline PSA 9
  • 1960 Topps #343 Sandy Koufax MINT
  • 1962 Bell Brand Dodgers #32 Sandy Koufax PSA 8
  • 1962 Topps #387 Lou Brock Star Rookie PSA 9
  • 1962 Topps #470 Al Kaline All Star PSA 9
  • 1962 Topps #530 Bob Gibson PSA 9
  • 1963 Topps #553 Rookie Stars - Davis/Gosger/Herrnstein/Stargell PSA 9
  • 1964 Topps Near Set (557 of 587) - PSA Graded - Weighted GPA 8.01
  • 1965 Topps Near Set (551 of 598) - PSA Graded - Weighted GPA 8.01
  • 1966 O-Pee-Chee Baseball Complete Set (Plus One Variation) - PSA Graded
  • 1966 Topps #254 Phillies Rookies - Jenkins/Sorrell PSA 9
  • 1966 Topps Near Set (533 of 598) - Mostly PSA Graded (532 of 533) - Weighted GPA 8.01
  • 1967 Topps Near Set (515 of 609) - PSA Graded - Weighted GPA 8.01
  • 1967 Topps #150 Mickey Mantle PSA 9
  • 1967 Topps #581 Mets Rookies - Tom Seaver PSA 8
  • 1968 Topps Near Set (578 of 598) - Mostly PSA Graded (577 of 578) - Weighted GPA 8.03
  • 1968 Topps #247 Reds Rookies - Bench/Tompkins PSA 10
  • 1969 Topps Near Set (622 of 664) - PSA Graded - Weighted GPA 8.02
  • 1970 Topps Near Set (691 of 720) - PSA Graded - Weighted GPA 8.01
  • 1975 Topps #4 '74 Highlights - Al Kaline PSA 10

Other Sports:

  • 1956 Topps Football #1 Jack Carson PSA 8
  • 1957 Topps Football #138 John Unitas PSA 8
  • 1966 Philadelphia Football #31 Dick Butkus PSA 8
  • 1986 Fleer Basketball #57 Michael Jordan PSA 9
  • 1951 Parkhurt Hockey #1 Elmer Lach PSA 8
  • 1954 Topps Hockey #8 Gordie Howe NM/MT

Non-Sports:

  • 1933 Goudey Indian Gum - Selection of 12 different PSA NM 7, NM+ 7.5, and NM-MT 8 cards.
  • 1935 Mickey Mouse with the Movie Stars #103 Life is Just a Bowl of Chariots PSA 7
  • 1935 Mickey Mouse with the Movie Stars #116 So You're Putting on the High Hat, Eh?... PSA 7
  • 1940 Lone Ranger - Selection of 10 different PSA 8 cards, nine of which are tied for finest graded.
  • 1959 Fleer Three Stooges Near Set (94 of 96) - PSA Graded - Weighted GPA 8.04

Full color catalogs are available free of charge through GBSR's website at www.gregbussineau.com. Online registration can also be done at www.gregbussineau.com. Lots are available to be viewed in person at GBSR's Traverse City, Michigan office. Viewing is by appointment only and anyone interested should call (231) 922-8037.

Use a Consignment Advance Credit to Offset Your Auction Winnings: If you'd like to increase your bidding power for this auction, we invite you to submit a consignment to our Summer 2014 Auction (July 3rd - July 24th, 2014). We'll be happy to issue you a cash advance credit that can be applied directly against your invoice. A 0% seller's fee is available to all GBSR registered bidders. We will issue you a credit equal to 40% of the SMR value for almost any single, vintage PSA or SGC graded card. On complete PSA and SGC graded sets and group lots, we will issue you a credit equal to 25%-30% of the aggregate SMR value of all the individual cards. Feel free to call Greg Bussineau at (231) 922-8037, or email him at [email protected] to discuss further.