1967 Topps — And Then There Were 12!!

I got a great surprise in the mail today. You see, for years now, I have a fellow collector who has been following my progress on my vintage sets at www.mytoppscards.com. Every week or two, he sends me a card from my want lists. Most of the time he doesn't even tell me in advance who it is. He'll just send me a message that says I have a dinner guest coming. It's his way of saying I should expect to add a card to my collection. He understands my condition requirements of EX or better. In return, I help him with his sets. He collects mainly Topps, Bowman, and Topps Heritage. Since I buy cases of Topps Heritage, I usually end up trading him a master set for all of the cards he ends up getting for me.
So, what was the surprise I got today? Here it is:
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The picture was taken with my phone - the card looks a lot better in person. It definitely meets my condition standards. So, I now only need 12 cards to complete my 1967 Topps set! Unfortunately, one of those is a high number shortprint, Brooks Robinson. Another one of those is a high dollar rookie, Tom Seaver. So what does that mean? It means it is going to be awhile before I get this set completed! Here is the list of what I need now:
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One day, I'll get this set completed!



1967 Topps Luis Aparicio  #60 Baseball Card/ PSA Graded VG-EX 4
1967 Topps Luis Aparicio  #60 Baseball Card/ PSA Graded VG-EX 4
$0.99 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 32m

1967 Topps #475 Jim Palmer Baltimore Orioles Baseball Card
1967 Topps #475 Jim Palmer Baltimore Orioles Baseball Card
$39.03
Time Remaining: 35m
Buy It Now for only: $39.03

1967 Topps #475 Jim Palmer Baltimore Orioles Baseball Card
1967 Topps #475 Jim Palmer Baltimore Orioles Baseball Card
$39.03
Time Remaining: 35m
Buy It Now for only: $39.03

MICKEY MANTLE ~ 1967 Topps Baseball Card #150 ~ Graded PSA 5 EX
MICKEY MANTLE ~ 1967 Topps Baseball Card #150 ~ Graded PSA 5 EX
$249.90
Time Remaining: 40m
Buy It Now for only: $249.90

1967 TOPPS BASEBALL LOT OF 135 DIFFERENT HIGH GRADE NMMT *163823
1967 TOPPS BASEBALL LOT OF 135 DIFFERENT HIGH GRADE NMMT *163823
$137.50 (31 Bids)
Time Remaining: 44m

1967 Topps Baseball Card # 476 Tony Perez - Cincinnati Reds SP (HOF)
1967 Topps Baseball Card # 476 Tony Perez - Cincinnati Reds SP (HOF)
$24.95
Time Remaining: 45m
Buy It Now for only: $24.95

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