Monthly Archives: December 2012

Shame On You Topps!

I was looking at a sell sheet for the upcoming release of 2013 Topps Archives and noticed something that I really didn’t particularly care for. Does anyone notice something familiar about this design? Before I reveal why the design should … Continue reading

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Still Only Two Cards to Complete 1964 Topps Set!

Well, I had a goal of completing my 1964 Topps set by year end. Unfortunately, it does not look like it will happen. I still need two cards to complete my set: #541 Phil Niekro and #543 Bob Uecker. I’m … Continue reading

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Web Site Now Over 30,000 Hits!

My web site is now over 30,000 hits and is only five months old. Thank you to all of you who have made it a success! 2013 Topps comes out next month on the 25th and 2013 Topps Heritage will … Continue reading

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Only Two Cards Away!!! OMG!!!

I can not believe it is true but now I am only two cards away from completing the 1964 Topps set after buying this: The card books at $60 and I ended up paying half of that for a graded … Continue reading

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Spending Christmas Eve With Family

I’ll be taking today and tomorrow off from writing on my daily blog to celebrate Christmas with my wonderful family. The weatherman has predicted up to four inches of snow. This will be my son’s first Christmas and I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Only 14 Cards To Complete Two Sets From The 60’s!!

I had a goal at the beginning of the year to complete my Topps sets from 1964 through 1967. I will not complete that almost unrealistic goal but I am proud of how close I’ll be at year end. A … Continue reading

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Taking the Day Off

I’m taking the day off. I have to shop for Christmas gifts!!

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1964 Topps Set — Only 3 Cards Away For Completion!!!

I am getting oh-so-close to completing the 1964 Topps baseball set in EX or better condition. I am now only THREE cards away after getting this card off on EBay: I will then need these three cards to complete this … Continue reading

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Forget the Mini’s — Isn’t Bigger Better?

Does size really matter when it comes to Topps baseball cards? Back in 1975, Topps created a mini set of cards that could be found in mini packs. This was an experiment for Topps to see if there was an … Continue reading

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Over 25,000 Strong!

A big thank you to those of you who have supported me in this blog! Today, I have surpassed 25,000 hits since I implemented the hit counter three months ago. I will continue to add more content as it relates … Continue reading

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