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A GIANT AMONG LEGENDS

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Beckett Vintage Collector February-March 2019, The Colossus of Clout, Q&A with Biographer Jane Leavy, The Babe's Goudey Profile, And More....

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Babe Ruth left an indelible mark on the world
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The No. 1 1933 Goudey set on the PSA Registry is coming
ICON.LEGEND.PIONEER.TREASURE
BABE RUTH’S GRANDDAUGHTER REFLECTS ON DECISION TO SELL
In her best-selling book “The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created,” author Jane Leavy goes beyond the home runs to present what made the slugger – from Little George to The Sultan of Swat – become an American Legend
AS THE GOUDEY GUM COMPANY RELEASED AN AMBITIOUS BASEBALL CARD SET WITH ITS BIG LEAGUE CHEWING GUM PRODUCT IN 1933, IT HAD SOMETHING NO OTHER COMPETITOR HAD: BABE RUTH. MAKE THAT FOUR BABE RUTHS.
He dominated in high school, college and the NBA, scoring more points than anyone in league history. Along the way he turned the patented skyhook into an unstoppable art form. Shouldnʼt we be talking about Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the Greatest of All-Time?
Items from The Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Collection of memorabilia
Players mugging for the camera, images of the game rarely seen, no frills design focused on the player. And even Harmon Killebrew as a Royal! The mid-70s SSPC “pure card” set had it all…except licensing.
Net54 and Collectors Have Made the Discoveries
CAREERS THAT LASTED HUNDREDS OF GAMES WEREN’T ENOUGH TO EARN THESE 1980S VETS THEIR OWN HOCKEY CARD. HERE’S HOW THEY FEEL ABOUT THIS COLLECTIBLE SNUB.
DO YOU HAVE A PLAN? HERE’S HOW TO MANAGE YOUR COLLECTION AND GET THE MOST FROM IT WHILE YOU’RE STILL AROUND.