Tag Archives: 1967-68 topps hockey

Happy belated to Bobby Orr

I don’t think there is a player anywhere that has captured and held my imagination the way Bobby Orr has.  I knew his name before I ever watched a game and the announcement of his retirement is one of those … Continue reading

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More random celebrity encounters – this time with feeeeeling

I was out today on a mid-afternoon grocery run (I’m still on vacation, so I can do this sort of thing) and decided I’d fortify myself with the fine products of Tim Horton’s.  I can’t look through 99-cent pomegranites without … Continue reading

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Was Willie Stargell trimmed? Let’s ask Frank Mahovlich.

It’s always fun to find an envelope in the mailbox (assuming bills aren’t enclosed).  One recent one that I opened contained a 1968 OPC Willie Stargell.  I’d taken a bit of a leap of faith with this one as the … Continue reading

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