Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Topps Favorites — 1960 Edition

The 1960 Topps set is the third and last time that Topps primarily uses horizontal fronts and backs throughout the set. I like the design of this set and the use of different colors throughout. I’m 92% of the way … Continue reading

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The Topps Sell Sheet / Photo Project — 1955

1955 was the first year that Topps produced cards with horizontal fronts and backs. I currently have 179 cards out of this 206 card set — all in solid EX or better condition. So my set is now 86% complete. … Continue reading

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The Topps Sell Sheet / Photo Project — 1954

1954 Topps was the first time Topps was allowed to produce cards of one of the all-time great hitters, Ted Williams. Topps reached an agreement with Ted and made him the #1 card in the set as well as making … Continue reading

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The Topps Sell Sheet / Photo Project — 1953

Imagine it is 1953. You are a young kid riding your bike to the corner grocery store while donning the cap of your favorite baseball team. You just got through listening to your team win on the radio. As you … Continue reading

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The Topps Sell Sheet / Photo Project — 1952

1952 is the most popular year for vintage Topps and I have a copy of one of the best photographs of an incredible Woolworth’s store display. Can you imagine the value of all of these packs? There is no telling … Continue reading

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The Topps Sell Sheet / Photo Project — 1951

I need your help in achieving a goal I set for myself. My goal is to have either a sell sheet or a Topps photo from every year Topps has made baseball cards. Yes, it would be awesome to have … Continue reading

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Craziness Over The Weekend — 1954 Topps

Well, as most of you that follow my blog know by now, I am actively working on a 1954 Topps set. My condition requirements are that every card must be at least a PSA 3. I have found some really … Continue reading

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2013 Topps Heritage Sell Sheets Are Live!

As anyone who is a follower of my blog knows, Topps Heritage is my favorite brand of modern sports cards. I like the way that Topps Heritage incorporates elements of vintage Topps sets with features of current year cards such … Continue reading

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The Topps Favorites — 1959 Topps

The 1959 Topps set consists of 572 cards and is a very colorful set. This was my second Topps set to complete from the 1950’s with 1957 being the first. I wouldn’t have completed this set if it wasn’t for … Continue reading

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Player Refuses To Autograph Topps Heritage Card

It has been a dream of mine to collect a base set of cards and have every card autographed. I think that it would be something that would look great framed and be a nice conversation piece. However, if you … Continue reading

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