Monthly Archives: January 2014

More borrowed designs – 1962 Topps Baseball becomes 1963 A&BC Football (UK)

For their 1963-64 football issue, English cardmakers A&BC licensed a previously-developed Topps baseball design (much like they did with their 1960-61 release – one can’t fault their taste.)  The familiar wood-grained layout of 1962 was laterally-reversed and a different grain-pattern chosen, … Continue reading

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I’ve been looking for a good 1969 OPC Rose for ages.  To get the ’66 at the same time was a real bonus. 1960s OPC baseball is good in the sense that the sets are nice and small and there … Continue reading

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