Category Archives: 1971

1971 Complete Set Accomplished

Allow me a moment to bask in the satisfaction that comes from a complete set. This one is all the more special as it is the first vintage set that I’ve been able to put together. Here is the final … Continue reading

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Sportlots review

In my latest thirst to knock some cards of my 1971 Topps set needs list, I ventured over to sportlots.com to purchase some cards for the first time.  I understood the basics of the site and it was somewhat easy … Continue reading

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Need any ’71’s?

I went to the Chantilly CSA show this past weekend. I’ll try to throw a post up about that experience soon enough, but I wanted to put up a quick post about three 1971 duplicates I now possess. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Joy of a completed page and contest

I believe I’m stealing the title of this post from an oft-used phrase in the card blogging community. I’m referring to the very first page in my binder of 1971 Topps. As some of you may be aware, I’m working … Continue reading

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’71 Set Chronicles

For a few years my Dad had been begging me to take his old card collection home with me each time I visited him.  In part, he was probably afraid my mother would end up “consolidating” it to the trash … Continue reading

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