(06-16-2012 01:27 PM)ricelynnevans75 Wrote: I love that card. Had one once that I got in a large lot of '52 Topps about a decade ago from someone on ebay. I only got the lot to strictly piece out and sell though. Now that I'm probably going to work on the set, I wish I hadn't. Oh well, that's the way life rolls.
(06-16-2012 04:55 PM)pacrimcollectibles Wrote: When did '51 Topps stop counting as cards?
For a fun bit of trivia: Kevin Smith originally planned on having a Gretzky RC as the focal point of the movie instead of the Pafko and even went so far as to purchase one from COMC.
(06-16-2012 04:41 PM)dallas_collecter84 Wrote: what were the other five cards?
(06-16-2012 01:10 PM)jacobystealshome Wrote: Had a customer that let me "go shopping" for them for my dutch. in the end, i didnt make much profit on this, but I almost want to keep it for myself
*****1952 Topps Andy Pafko - the first topps card ever made. book value in this condition is still over a couple grand
(the 52 pafko was the card featured in the bruce willis movie "cop out")
(06-16-2012 05:30 PM)jacobystealshome Wrote: 51 topps blue backs, IIRC correctly, werent considered base sets, but rather inserts into...a caramel candy thing? fuzzy on the details
(06-16-2012 06:23 PM)Vols-1 Wrote: They came in packs.