1969 O J Simpson Rookie card - Printable Version
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1969 O J Simpson Rookie card - anamaxis - 07-25-2011 02:30 PM
I have a unusual O J Simpson rookie Card, after searching extensively on the web I only found 2 people who had a similar card, and they were stumped on what they had. it has the same graphics as the 1970 rookie card, OJ's pic with a banner and a football in the lower right hand corner, but is a 1969 card With Rookie in the banner instead of the Buffallo Bills and lacking the running back designation printed on the football in the lower right corner. from what I understand the info on the back is different, but havent got a 70's card to compare. Would like to know what I have, the card is mint with nice even borders and has been in a protective sleeve since it was purchased in 1969. so is it a rare old card or a rare old forgery? I would appreciate any info anyone might have cause my curiosity is getting the better of me
I found an image of the back of the number 90, 1970 card, and compared it to this card.The text and info are the same, but the Graphics are different.
RE: 1969 O J Simpson Rookie card - gangstippie - 08-23-2011 08:43 AM
Most of the football collectors don't read the vintage threads. I would repost this in the football forum and add a front and back pic of what you have for reference. Hopefully someone there will be able to help.