Monthly Archives: June 2014

Like a well-Hoyled machine

I don’t trade very often. It’s not because I don’t like it or I’m antisocial or anything like that – it’s just that relative to the rest of the blogging world, I collect strange things.  Vintage hockey, OPC baseball, British … Continue reading

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Best of the 70s #11 – 1976-77 OPC WHA

It has been a long time since I’ve done one of these and I think a big reason for it is that I have this set in the wrong place.  Part of each write-up involves justifying (at least to myself) … Continue reading

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Sometimes a large head is just a large head

Many a post has been devoted to the joy of badly-airbrushed cards.  Somewhat fewer have been devoted to the not-uncommon hockey practice of cutting the head off one picture in order to mount it on another.  This was really common in … Continue reading

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