Steve Rittenberg's Wantlist

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Last updated June 16, 2016 unless otherwise noted. If the audit date is more than a month old, please ask before sending, including RAOK cards. [ ] means I no longer need a card because it was was ordered or promised to be sent or has not been put away.

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Prewar baseball
T202 End Panels - HAVE 41 of 140. Ames NYG, Austin STL-A, Becker NYG, Bescher CIN, Bresnahan STL-A, Bridwell BOS-N, Brown CHC, Camnitz PIT, Chance CHC, Crandall NYG, Dahlen BRK, Daubert BRK, Devlin BOS-N, Dooin PHN, Doolan PHN, Doyle NYG, Egan CIN, Hummell BRK, Kling BOS-N, Knight WAS, Krause PHA, LaPorte STL-A, Latham NYG, Lennox CHC, LordB PHA, LordH CHW, Mattern BOS-N, McLean CIN, Meyers NYG, Milan WAS, Mitchell CIN, Mullin DET, Murray NYG, Oakes STL-N, Oldring PHA, Phillipe PIT, Speaker BOS, Stanage DET, Thomas PHA, Titus PHN, Wheat BRK
Dupe: Dahlen BRK + Meyers NYG [Audited: 6-14-15]
Latest activity: bought 1 at the National in '15. Status: List current. Low priority.

1933 Goudey [Need 55 of 240] 4 Heinie Schuble, 12 George Pipgras, 16 George Blaeholder, 20 Bill Terry THROW HOF, 22 Pie Traynor HOF, 25 Paul Waner HOF, 26 Chalmer Cissell, 27 George Connally, 29 Jimmie Foxx HOF, 31 Tony Lazzeri HOF, 37 Jimmy Wilson, 54 Ray Kremer, 55 Pat Malone, 56 Red Ruffing HOF, 63 Joe Cronin BAT HOF, 71 Robert J. Burke, 78 Jack Quinn, 81 Sam Jones, 82 Dib Williams, 85 Heinie Sand, 89 Tris Speaker RET HOF, 99 Tony Cuccinello, 101 Richard Coffman, 109 Joe Cronin HOF, [110 Goose Goslin HOF], 126 Joe Moore, 128 Chuck Klein HOF, 129 Hal Schumacher PIT, 135 Woody English, 138 Herb Pennock HOF, 142 Paul Richards, 148 Eddie Farrell, 152 Zack Taylor, 156 Danny MacFayden, 171 Charlie Jamieson, 172 Billy Hargrave, 186 John Schulte, 188 Rogers Hornsby HOF, 194 Earl Averill HOF, 200 Bill Hallahan, 202 Gabby Hartnett HOF, 207 Mel Ott BAT HOF, 214 John Kerr, 216 Lefty Gomez HOF, 220 Lefty Grove HOF, 223 Dizzy Dean HOF, 227 Billy Herman HOF, 228 Tony Piet, 229 Arky Vaughan HOF, 231 Joe Moore FIELD, 232 Lefty O'Doul, 234 Carl Hubbell HOF, [236 George Davis], 238 Hugh Critz, 239 Leroy Parmelee [Last updated 5-7-16. Audited 2-27-16]
Ruth, Gehrig and Lajoie: Can't afford real ones so $1 reprints are in their place.

1934 Diamond Stars [Need 1] 11 Bill Dickey - Found a slabbed one on ebay but I want to find a raw one. Now I need only high numbers.
Replace reprints of high numbers with beaters (very low priority) - 97 Lopez, 99 Traynor, 104 Rolfe, 106 Lucas, 107 Hack
Wow! Received 103 Dickey from Mac at the National in '14, Mungo from him in '15, and 105 Lombardi in '16. Purchased reprints for the rest of the high numbers. Status: List current. Medium priority. [Audited 2-22-16]

1934-36 Diamond Star Red Sox - Need 1 Grove (1935 green) [Audited 7-21-15]

1934 Goudey [Need 1] 19 Grove Have a Dover reprint but would like the real thing some day. [Audited 6-14-15]

1934-36 Batter Up R318 - complete! [A topless set!] [Audited: 8-7-15]
Latest activity: Received Hack Wilson from Brian Lindholme to complete my low number set.

1934-36 Batter Up R318 Red Sox - Low numbers: I want all colors available. 10 Rick Ferrell (have pink, green, red), 13 Bill Cissell (have brown), 31 Lefty Grove (Have brown, blue), 49 Carl Reynolds (have blue, b/w, b/w topless), 60 Ed Morgan (have pink), 63 Roy Johnson (have blue, brown). High numbers: Need 147 Almada, 148 Cooke, 149 Berg, 151 Melillo, 162 Cascarella, 182 Cronin. I have extra high numbers to swap for Red Sox high numbers.

1935 Goudey (cut in four) I will also accept the four pieces taped together. [65 needed. Yikes! I bought a big pile to get me started but there were more dupes than I expected.] BengeR, BentonL, BishopM, BlantonC, BonuraZ, BottomleyJ, CantwellB, ClarkW, CoffmanD, CramerD, DeanD, DickeyB, DykesJ, EarnshawG, EnglishW, FerrellR, FerrellW, FitzsimmonsF, FoxxJ, FreyL, Gilly Campbell, GoodmanI, GoslinG, GreenbergH, GrimesB, GrubeF, HaasM, HadleyB, HarderM, HayesJ, HemsleyR, HermanB, HigginsP, HildebrandO, HudlinW, KampourisA, KleinC, KnickerbockerB, LeslieS, LyonsT, MahaffeyR, MaloneP, ManushH, Meyers (Myers)B, MyattG, OstermuellerF, PaddenT, PietT, RhemF, RoweS, RuthB, SewellL, StrippJ, SuhrG, TroskyH, VosmikJ, WalkerG, WeaverM, WeilandB, WestS, Whitehill (Myer)E, WilliamsD, WilsonJ, WrightG, ZacharyT [Last update. 7/7/15. Audited 4/12/15] Low priority - can't find these on ebay or at shows. Its difficult to put them away.
Dupes: Bartell NYG, Brandt NYG, Burke WAS, Bush PIT, Comorosky CIN, Hogan BRV, Kress WAS, Mancuso NYG, Marberry DET, Orsatti STL-N, Ruel CHW, Terry NYG, WanerP PIT

1935 Goudey 4-in-1 intact Red Sox team set:
Part 1: Red Sox fronts: complete!
Part 2: Joe Cronin puzzle backs (Puzzle #5) This has been a lot harder than I expected.
5C.1 Waner-Bush-Hoyt-Waner $350, 5E.1 Leslie-Frey-Stipp-Clark $125, 5F Adams-Bottomley-Comorosky-Piet $125

1939-46 Salutation Exhibits [12 needed] Cuccinello, Dean, Gehrig, Gehringer, Gomez, Hartnett SP, Klein SP, Kreevitch SP, Mulcahy SP, Rizzo SP, Vander Meer [Audited: 6-14-15.]
Medium priority - I've found just about all the affordable ones except Vander Meer. Maybe find some reprints for the others as I never see the SPs. Status: List current.

1939 Playball - complete! Includes a reprint #92 Williams but the hole is filled!
1939 Playball lower case (for Red Sox team set) - 7 Doerr, 16 Peacock, 92 Williams (haha). [Audited 4-18-13] Status: Current. These are harder to find than I thought.
1939 Playball need CAP replacements for lower case - Have: 35, 47, 57, 72, 78, 82, 89 Low priority. I will elevate priority when I find someone who wants them.

Postwar baseball
1947-66 Exhibits [Need 10] Alvis SP, G Coleman SP, Koufax, Kranepool SP, Peters SP, Powell SP, Richardson SP, Rollins SP, Ward SP, Yaz BOS SP (Have 1 for Red Sox binder. Now need 1 for set) [Notes: I hate this set. Audited 8-8-15] Latest activity: Recd Yaz from George V in Chicago. Wow!! The rest all are from 1966. I'd gladly take RPs or even scans at this point.

1948 Baseball's Great HOF Exhibits [Need 5 + 5 upgrades] Gehrig NYY, Hornsby STL, Matthewson NYG, Ruth/Btg NYY, Ruth/Standing NYY Upgrade to go from POOR to G-VG: Cobb, Johnson, Keeler, Sisler, Walsh [Audited 8-8-15]
Latest activity: Received Wagner from Talbot at Natl '15. Cool! Medium priority.

1949 Bowman [Need 50 of 240 cards] Cards in [] are pending.
Low numbers (1-144) [Need 14 of 144 lows] 5 SauerH, 22 LowreyH, 30 SeminickA, 31 KokosD, 42 EversH, 46 RobertsR, 60 BerraY, 61 BarneyR, 64 DiMaggioD, 69 HenrichT, 72 HolmesT, 84 CampanellaR, 110 WynnE, [142 WaitkusE] [Last updated 5-7-16. Audited 2-27-16]

High numbers (145-240) [Need 36 of 95 highs] 145 DonnellyB, 146 McCormickM, 147 SingletonE, 149 ParteeR, 150 ClarkA, 157 MastersonW, 158 BrecheenH, 160 BlackburnJ, 163 McCulloughC, 164 WertzV, 165 StirnweissS, 174 MooreT, 175 ApplingL, 177 LopataS, 187 MarchildonP, 194 BrancaR, 195 BockmanE, 201 SistiS, 205 SislerD, 208 TroutD, 209 KellerC, 211 FerrisD, 213 BarrettC, 214 AshburnR, 215 HigbeK, 216 RoweS, 218 KryhoskiD, 219 TrucksV, 221 MuncriefB, 224 PaigeS, 225 ColemanG, 229 LopatE, 232 McQuinnG, 233 DobyL, 234 SewellR, 235 RussellJ [Last updated 5-7-16. Audited 10-3-15]

1949 Bowman Red Sox gray backs: 39 Goodman, 71 Stephens [Last updated 12-23-15. Audited 12-23-15]
1949 Bowman Red Sox white backs: 23 Doerr, 53 Kramer, 64 DiMaggio [Audited 12-23-15]

1949 Leaf [Need 53 of 98] [Audited 5-8-16]
First the ones that I can afford [19 of these, 2 pending]:
11 Phil Rizzuto, 29 Elmer Valo, 38 Ted Kluszewski, 39 Ewell Blackwell, [47 George Vico], [61 Jake Early], 102 Gene Hermanski, 106 Lou Boudreau, 136 Cliff Aberson [Last update 5-8-16. Audited 5-8-16.]

Then the furshlugginer SPs: [Have 7 reprints out of 48 total]
5 Virgil Trucks/SP, 13 Casimer Michaels/SP, 19 John Wyrostek/SP, 20 Hank Sauer/SP, 30 Bill Goodman/SP, 33 Harry Lowrey/SP, 36 Al Zarilla/SP, 43 Eddie Stevens/SP, 45 Ken Keltner/SP, 48 Johnny Schmitz/SP, 51 Alvin Dark/SP, 54 Bobby Adams/SP, 62 Eddie Joost/SP, 63 Barney McCosky/SP, 66 Orval Grove/SP, 68 Ed Miller/SP, 78 Walter Evers/SP, 81 George Kurowski/SP, 85 Dave Philley/SP, 88 Frank Gustine/SP, 104 Edward Stewart/SP, 108 Matthew Batts/SP, 113 Emil Leonard/SP, 121 John Pesky/SP, 123 Clifford Fannin/SP, 129 Kirby Higbe/SP, 131 Sid Gordon/SP, 137 Harry Walker/SP, 138 Larry Doby/SP, 142 Danny Murtaugh/SP, 143 Dick Sisler/SP, 144 Bob Dillinger/SP, 146 Harold Reiser/SP, 149 Henry Majeski/SP, 153 Floyd Baker/SP, 158 Harry Brecheen/SP, 160 Bob Scheffing/SP, 161 Vernon Stephens/SP, 163 Freddy Hutchinson/SP, 165 Dale Mitchell/SP, 168 Phil Cavaretta/SP [Audited 4-12-15] Reprints and scans accepted for SPs.

Reprints included in lieu of $$$ cards: 8 Satchel Paige/SP, 55 Tommy Henrich SP, 75 Dom DiMaggio Red Sox SP, 98 Hal Newhouser/SP, 120 George Kell/SP, 127 Enos Slaughter/SP, 133 Tommy Holmes/SP

1950 Bowman Copyright on back [Need 16] 216 Bob Porterfield, 217 Casey Stengel, 226 Jim Konstanty RC, 228 Bill Nicholson, 232 Al Rosen RC, 234 Bobby Shantz RC, 235 Tookie Gilbert RC, 237 Bill Salkeld, 238 Vernal Jones RC, 239 Bill Howerton RC, 240 Eddie Lake, 241 Neil Berry RC, 242 Dick Kryhoski, 243 Johnny Groth RC, 250 Ray Coleman RC, 252 Billy DeMars RC

1950 Bowman No copyright on back [Need 45] 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 215, 216, 219, 220, [222], 223, 224, 225, 227, 230, 231, 233, 247, 248, 251

1950 Callahan [7 needed] Baker '55, Chandler, DiMaggio '55, Hartnett '55, Lyons '55, Schalk '55, Vance' 55 [Notes: All are tough to find at a reasonable price. Audited 2-28-14.]
Latest activity: NONE. This set won't ever be finished with cards at reasonable prices.

1951 Topps Blue backs [Need 10] 6 Schoendeinst, 12 Jethroe, 13 Vernon, 15 Joost, 26 Carrasquel, 32 Elliot, 39 Lopat, 48 Cox, 50 Mize, 52 Chapman
Latest activity: Found three from Uncle Dick in Chicago @ Natl '15. [Audited 8-29-15] Status: Up to date Medium priority.

1954 Bowman Variations - complete! [Audited 4-12-15]
1954 Bowman Variation Red Sox - complete (Goodman is the only variation)

1956 Topps gray backs 1-100 - list coming soon
1956 Topps white backs 101-180 - list coming soon

1957 Topps [Need 3] Checklist 3-4 (Bazooka), Checklist 4-5 (Bazooka), Contest July 19 [Last updated 5/7/16. Audited 12/27/15]
-- Wow! I received a 1-2 CL and a contest card from Mark Talbot at Nat'1 13. Can you believe it? Status: Medium.

1959 Topps upgrades [3 needed] I hate upgrading but here goes: These cards either have writing on the front or four soft corners or are others low grade. 25 Hoak, 211 Blaylock(w) [Audited 5-26-16]
Latest activity: 2014: Received many at the National '14. Purchased a bunch of others. Came home from Cleveland and decided that even more need upgrades.
2015 activity: I thought I bought the remaining ones but came home from Chicago with the three listed above. Arrrrgh.
Status: I'm not a good upgrader. I'm sick of these. I don't know if I will ever try upgrading another set.

1959 Topps (variations) [Need 1] 40 Spahn (b 1931)
Status: List current. Priority: High though I didn't spend much time looking in Cleveland or Chicago.

1960 Nu-Card Scoops Hi-Lites - complete [Wow! STAN HACK demolished my WL at the National '14 leaving me with just a Colavito to complete the set.]
1960 Nu-Card Scoops Hi-Lites Red Sox - complete

1961 Post Cereal [Need 125 of 200] 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 28, 30, 31, 33, 36, 37, 38, 41, 42, 49, 50, 53, 54, 55, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 78, 83, 84, 85, 92, 93, 94, 97, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 121, 123, 125, 126, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 135, 136, 138, 141, 142, 143, 144, 146, 148, 157, 158, 160, 161, 163, 164, 165, 167, 169, 170, 171, 172, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 181, 182, 183, 185, 186, 188, 189, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198 [b. 8/10/15]

1962 Post Cereal Huge thanks to James Moleta for a DS starter set that included lots of SPs.
[Need 16 of 200 including 1 pending] 44 Held, 111 Sherry, 113 Larker SP80, 123 Purkey, 125 Brosnan SP35, 130 Zimmerman, 131 McCovey SP75, 137 Bailey, 139 McCormick, 148 McMillan, 159 Boyer, 165 Jackson, 166 Flood, 175 Virdon, 189 Taylor SP25, [192 Herrera] [Last update 5-7-16. Last audited 12-20-15]

1963 Post Cereal HAVE 12, 35, 46, 57, 64, 96, 83, 156, 158, 191, 198 [b. 8/10/15]

1963 Jello HAVE 37, 51, 93, 110, 121, 139, 155, 160, 169, 194 [b. 8/10/15] I can't believe I'm listing the Jellos separately but I like them more than the post. Please shoot me or send me scanned copies of the tough SPs.

1962 Stat Back Exhibits (black back) [2 needed] Cash, Mantle. I have a Cash with a red back. Want to send me a black back for it? [Audited 6-14-15]
1962 Stat Back Exhibits (red back) Red Sox team set - complete!
1963 Stat Back Exhibits (red back) [6 needed + 6 replacements] Berra, Kuenn, Neal, Pascual, Robinson F, Williams UGH. I found SEVEN 1962 red back exhibits in my 1963 set. Now I need to find 1963 red backs to replace these: Gentile, Groat, Mahaffey, Matthews, Pappas, Spahn [Audited 6-14-15]
1963 Bazooka ATG [Need 5] 6 Young, 17 Ruth, 18 Mack, 34 Cochrane, 35 Cobb [Audited 8-9-15]
1963 Bazooka ATG Red Sox team set [Need 1] 6 Young [Audited 8-9-15]
1963 Bazooka ATG Silver [Need 20] 4 Mathewson, 6 Young, 8 Lajoie, 10 Wagner, 12 Johnson, 13 Brown, 15 Gehrig, 16 Johnson, 17 Ruth, 19 Greenberg, 20 McGraw, 25 Chance, 26 Clarke, 27 Robinson, 32 Hornsby, 33 Duffy, 36 Ott, 38 Lyons, 39 Anson [Audited 6-14-15]

1963 Topps Peel-Offs - complete. One upgrade needed: Jim Gentile [Audited 6-14-15]

1967 Topps Posters - complete! Dupes: 10, 21, 26, 28, 31x2, 32 [Audited 8/7/14]

1968 Topps Posters - [HAVE 6 of 24] HAVE Staub, Peters, Swoboda, Allen, FRobinson, Drysdale

1969 Topps Decals [Need 32 of 48] AlouF, AlouM, AparicioL, DavisT, DrysdaleD, FoyJ (need upgrade), HarrelsonK, HortonW, HowardF, JacksonR, KillebrewH, MaysW, McCarverT, McCoveyW, McDowellS, McLainD, McNallyD, MincherD, OlivaT, PascualC, ReichardtR, RoseP, SantoR, SeaverT, SelmaD, ShortC, StaubR, TiantL, WardP, WilhelmH, WillsM, WynnJ

1970 Topps Scratch Offs (wh ctr) [Need 17 of 24] AaronH, AparicioL, BandoS, BosmanD, ColbertN, HeganM, JonesM, KalineA, MarichalJ, MccarverT, McdowellS, PowellB, SeaverT, SpencerJ, StargellW, StottlemyreM, YastrzemskiC
1970 Topps Scratch Offs (wh ctr) [No backs] [Need 11 of 24] AaronH, KalineA, KillebrewH, MarichalJ, MccarverT, PerezT, PiniellaL, PowellB, SeaverT, StargellW, YastrzemskiC
1971 Topps Scratch Offs (red center) [Need 23 of 24] AaronH, AllenR, AparicioL, BandoS, BosmanD, ColbertN, HeganM, JonesM, KalineA, KillebrewH, MarichalJ, MccarverT, McdowellS, OsteenC, PerezT, PiniellaL, PowellB, SeaverT, SpencerJ, StargellW, StottlemyreM, WynnJ, YastrzemskiC [12/12/15 - received several in the mail. Update needed!!]
1971 Topps Scratch Offs (red center) [No backs] Need 20 of 24] AllenR, BandoS, BeckertG, BosmanD, ColbertN, HeganM, JonesM, KalineA, KillebrewH, McdowellS, OsteenC, PerezT, PiniellaL, PowellB, SeaverT, SpencerJ, StargellW, StottlemyreM, WynnJ, YastrzemskiC

1971 Coins - complete!
1971 Topps Coins Red Sox team set - complete!

1977 Topps Cloth Stickers (Set #2 ???) [Need 2] [Palmer] 45 Stargell [Last update 5/7/16. Last audited 12/18/15]
Cloth Sticker puzzle pieces: List destroyed by Sal Domino at the National. He bought two sets so he could finish mine. Now it's my turn to find some and help others.

The prices for the HOFers are to help me search when I don't have my full paper list with me.
1975 Hostess [Need 35 of 150] 37 Winfield $5, 41 McBride, 47 Concepcion, 48 Yastrzemski $7.50, 50 Otis, 51 Reuschel, 56 Carew $6, 57 Hebner, 83 Bench SP $6, 85 Kingman SP, 86 Herrmann SP, 87 Garr SP, 89 Rader ERR or COR SP, 91 Russell SP, 92 Mayberry SP, 93 Cash SP, 94 Burroughs SP, 95 Simmons SP, 96 Decker SP, 97 Buckner SP, 98 Darwin SP, 100 Sundberg, 101 Gross, 102 Tiant, 104 McRae, 106 Hargrove, 107 Gullett, 109 Grubb, 112 Money, 114 Bosman, 118 Champion SP, 121 Geronimo, 122 Orta, 123 Jones, 124 Busby [Last update 2-27-16. Aud1ted 12-13-15.]

1976 Hostess [Need 26] 12 Manning, 19 Garvey $3.50, 21 Rader, 26 Horton, 28 Cowens, 30 Smith, 31 Darwin SP, 32 Peterson SP, 33 Carew SP $5, 35 Seaver SP $6, 36 Robinson SP $6, 55 Vail SP, 79 Ryan SP $16, 84 Schmidt $7.50, 89 Coleman, 90 Gross, 91 Mayberry, 97 Matlack, 105 Lopes, 114 Brett $7.50, 121 Cuellar, 130 Grieve, 131 Cosgrove, 133 Parker, 137 Eckersley $5, 149 Yastrzemski $6 [Last update 2-27-16. Audited 12-12-15.]

1977 Hostess [Need 12] 19 Montanez SP, 34 Yount SP $3, 63 Tanana, 70 Sutton $2.50, 74 Ruthven, 77 Koosman, 97 McBride, 115 Hernandez SP, 128 Gossage, 130 McKay, 136 Stein, 137 Fingers $2.5
[Last update 2-27-16. Audited 12-12-15.]

1978 Hostess [Need 38 of 150] 16 Williams, 17 Abbott, 22 Hernandez, 27 Brett $9, 29 Boone SP, 31 Murray SP $18.50, 32 Lavelle SP, 33 Stennett SP, 34 Kuiper SP, 36 Rozema SP, 38 Page SP, 41 Hargrove, 42 Bonds, 47 Jackson $9, 49 Carlton $4.50, 73 McCovey $4.50, 77 Thompson, 78 Eckersley $4, 79 Sundberg, 81 Bochte, 82 Hendrick, 85 Metzger, 88 Leonard, 89 Randolph, 90 Bobby Murcer, 103 Hutton, 104 Candelaria, 113 Schmidt $9, 121 Jones, 123 Harrah, 135 Parker, 136 Whitfield, 137 Garland, 138 Yount $4.50, 145 Bostock, 146 Carter $4.50, 147 Blomberg, 150 Munson $4 [Last update 2-26-16. Audited 10-5-15]

1979 Hostess [Need 26 of 150] 32 Martinez SP, 33 Evans SP, 35 Waits, 36 Cooper, 68 Brett $6, 75 Garner SP, 77 Fidrych SP, 98 Horner, 99 Jones, 101 Ryan $12, 102 Smith $15, 106 Fisk, 107 Foster, 108 Hernandez, 110 Nettles, 111 Cruz, 113 Boone, 117 Whitaker, 121 Murphy $2, 123 Bochte, 124 Stearns, 126 Orta, 128 Bench $3, 140 Zisk, 144 Rose $7.50, 145 Eckersley $2.50
[Last updated 2-26-16. Audited 12-14-15.]

OPC baseball
1968 OPC Red Sox: 2 Yaz Batting Ldr, 6, Yaz HR Ldr
1969 OPC Red Sox 3 AL RBI Ldr (Harrelson), 5 AL HR Ldrs (Harrelson)
1971 OPC [5 needed] Need to add Flood and Staub.....535 Flood WAS (to Wubben), 547 Dobson, 560 Staub MON (to Wubben), 628 Bateman, 665 Swoboda RC, 714 Williams MGR, 747 Severensen (traded to R.Lyons) [Audited 8-8-15] HUGE thanks to Mac for a '71 OPC Yaz. Wow!!
1971 OPC Red Sox - complete!

Exhibit reprints, TCMA baseball and other postcard sized cards
1944-45 Albertype HoF Placque Postcards - Type 1: HAVE Wagner [b. 8/9/15]
1974 Baseball's Great HOF Exhibits: HAVE Frank Chance (but it may go into the Red Sox binder since they mention his managerial career) [b. 8/9/15]
1977 Baseball's Great HOF Exhibits: HAVE Whitey Ford, Ted Williams (Needed for Red Sox binder??), Hank Greenberg, Honus Wagner [b. 8/9/15]
1973-80 TCMA All Time Greats: HAVE Sandy Koufax, Yogi Berra & Casey Stengel, Warren Giles [b. 8/9/15]
1973-78 TCMA League Leaders: HAVE Freddie Lindstrom (Reverse is Natl Leagues Hits leaders from the 20s) [b. 8/9/15]
1974 TCMA The Babe Postcards: HAVE Babe Ruth and Tony Lazzeri [b. 8/9/15]
1977 Jim Rowe 4-on-1 Exhibits: HAVE Tigers, Red Sox [b. 8/9/15]
1985 TCMA Photo classics: HAVE 12, 34, 36, 37. I will eventually move this to my UV list. [b. 8/9/15]
Bright Yellow National Baseball HOF postcards - I don't know what year, if any. HAVE: Aaron, Banks, Ford, Dean, Berra, Aparicio, Drysdale, Gehrig, Killebrew, Matthews, Mantle, Mays, Musial, Ruth, Snider, Spahn, Williams [b. 8/9/15]

Football

Bowman Football
1948 Bowman Football - not interested in these right now. I don't like cards without names on the front.
1952 Bowman Small Football - complete!
1952 Bowman Large Football [6 needed] [16 Gifford RC NEW], 46 Donovan RC SP DAL, 99 Stydahar RC SP CO LOS, 127 Matson RC SP CHI, 135 Ronzani RC SP CO GRE, 144 Lansford DAL [Audited 2/20/16]

Fleer Football
1960-1963 Fleer Football - complete!
1963 Fleer Football [4 needed] 10 Buoniconti, 47 Dawson, 64 Dougherty, 72 Alworth

Philadelphia Gum Football - complete!

Topps Football
1951 Topps Felt Backs -not interested yet but someday!
1951 Topps Magic HAVE: 9, 18, 30, 31, 46, 57, 59, 60, 67, 68, 69. Dupes 46, 57, 68, 69, 71. [b 8/10/15] Thanks to Joel Freedman for the push to get me started. I also have a pile of trimmed ones. Who would trim these? The kid did a lousy job of it too. I hope he didn't become a surgeon. [b. 8/10/15]
1955 Topps All American FB - complete!
1956-1965 Topps Football - complete!
1966 Topps Football [1 needed] 15 Funny Ring Checklist. Not worth the price. I'll print a copy of a scanned version and call it quits.
1967-1980 Topps Football - complete!
Dupe football sets coming in 2013. Well, maybe 2014. Make that 2015.

Topps football insert sets
1969 Topps Four-in-One inserts (This is a set of the perforated cards) [Need 14] [Audited 8/6/15] Where's the list???? Sorry Gary. Here's the list: [Cox], [JeffersonR], [Jeter], [JonesH], [Dess], [Meredith], [Nowatzke], [Rochester], [Roland], [Suggs], [Talamini], [Vogel], [Wilburn], [Woodson]
[8/6/15 I'm close enough on these that I will start accumulating the unperforated cards. :-) I only have a couple of these.]
1970 Topps Glossy Inserts - complete
1971 Topps FB Game Inserts - complete!

Kelloggs Football
1970 Kelloggs FB HAVE 2*, 3, 12, [13], 19, 26, [32], 36, 46, 47, [48], [52*], [57], 58, [60]. Cracks ok but don't want paper loss on back. Upgrades needed: 2 (paper loss on back), 58* (stained and paper missing). Dupes: 3 Tom Matte Colts. I need to check Ed Schott's list to see if he needs it.. And I have an OJ around here somewhere. [b 8/10/15]
1971 Kelloggs FB HAVE 15, 33, 41, 57 [b 8/10/15] I like how Mac Wubben reports when he started his sets. I wish I had done that. Oh well. 15 years too late, I suppose. Maybe I can trace through 15 years of spreadsheets? Doubtful.

Post Football
1962 Post Football HAVE 1, 3, 6, 8, 14, 20, 22, [31], 33, 35, 37, 39, 43, 48, 50, 56, 57, 70, 76, 77, 84, 88, 90, 91, [99], 101, 113, 119, 122, 126, 130, 131, 150, 152, 153, 163, 164, 166, 176, [178], 181, 187, 198. Dupes: 6, 8, 35, 39, 101, 128. Jim Johnson (a $50 SP) is floating around somewhere. Boy, I'm glad I didn't give that one to the Jim Johnson that I work with! Thanks to Sam Majors (OBC friendly dealer) for the starter set a couple of years back. Several of these cards belong to Mike Young. It says so on the back. If you know him, please ask him to contact me.

Basketball
Topps 1980-81 (intact) [1 needed] 34 Bird/139 Johnson/181 Erving [I have perforated cards and a reprint. Do I quit? I don't want to spend $100+ on this one.]
Fleer 1971-72 Globetrotters (Dark grey) - complete!
Fleer 1971-72 Globetrotters (Lite grey or White) - complete!
Fleer 1971-72 Globetrotters (Cocoa Puffs) - complete!

Hockey
Topps Hockey
1954-55 thru 1979-80 - complete!
1976-77 Topps Glossy Inserts (1 * on back) [Need 1] Rich and Betza finish this @ National '14. August 9, 2015: NOT complete. Arrgh. I put a 1 Clarke with ** into the binder instead of a **. Does this surprise anyone? [8/8/15]
1976-77 Topps Glossy Inserts (2 * on back) [Need 1] 5 Dryden [8/8/15] I have a * Dryden to swap.
1977-78 Topps Glossy Inserts (1 * on back) [Need 1] 13 Park [Audited 8/9/15]
1977-78 Topps Glossy Inserts (2 * on back) [Need 1] 21 Vachon, 22 Young [Audited 8/8/15]
1977-78 Topps Glossy Inserts - Square (not rounded) corners (1 * on back) [Need 1] 7 LaFleur. Curse you Talbot for starting me on these. [b. 8/9/15]
1977-78 Topps Glossy Inserts - Square (not rounded) corners (2 * on back) [HAVE 1] 4 Dionne. Curse you Talbot for starting me on these. [b. 8/9/15]
1979-80 Topss Helmet and Stick Decals [Need 4] 3 Buffalo Sabres, 10 Minnesota North Stars, 14 Philadelphia Flyers, 20 Washington Capitals. Dupes: Atlanta Flames, Winnepeg Jets. Sorry Sal - I found a near set so I don't want to pull the Rangers and Islanders for you. Blame George for the competitive pressure to ratchet up my collector level. :-) [b. 8/10/15]
1980-81 Topps Hockey (unscratched or scratched) - complete after purchasing it, losing it, purchasing it again and putting it away 10 months later. Of course, I found the missing one only hours after I ordered another one.
1980-81 Topps Hockey (unscratched) - complete!

OPC Hockey
Ugh - I've now divided these into OPC with English and OPC with French. I've lost my mind.
1971-72 OPC booklets (English) [Need 11 of 24] 1 Hull, 2 P Espo, 9 Polis, 11 Grant, 15 St Marseille, 16 Keon, 19 Widing, 20 Kurtenbach, 21 Drouin, 23 Howe, 24 Orr [Audited 8/8/15]
1971-72 OPC booklets (French) HAVE: 1 Hull, 5 Crozier, 11 Grant, 15 St. Marseille, 23 Howe, 24 Orr
[Need 18 of 24] 2 P Espo, 3 Tallon, 4 Plante, 6 Richard, 7 Giacomin, 8 Perreault, 9 Polis, 10 Clarke, 12 Delvecchio, 13 T Espo, 14 Unger, 16 Keon, 17 Dryden, 18 Gilbert, 19 Widing, 20 Kurtenbach, 21 Drouin, 22 Smith [Audited 8-9-15]
1977-88 OPC Glossy Inserts (will it ever end??) [Need 9] 1 Cashman, 2 Cheevers, 3 Clarke, 5 Dryden, 6 Gillies, 7 Lafleur, 9 MacLeish, 12 Murdoch, 22 Young [Audited 8/8/15]
Latest activity: Received 17 Resch from Domino @ Natl '15.

WHA Hockey
1974-75 thru 1977-78 OPC WHA Hockey - complete!
1976-77 OPC WHA Hockey - complete! I bought a set so now I have lots of dupes. Gotta file them away.
1976-77 OPC WHA Hockey Puzzle - complete!

Parkhurst Hockey
1951-52 Parkhurst [5 needed] 4 Richard RC, 52 Bariko/McNeil, 61 Sawchuk RC DET, 66 Howe RC, 86 Kennedy RC TOR
1952-53 Parkhurst [1 needed] 58 Horton

Post 1980 hockey can be found here: 1981 - present

Boxing

1948 Leaf Boxing HAVE 7, 24, 32, 33, 35, 42, 73, 74, 77, 98. [b. 8/10/15] Dupes 35 (paper missing on back), 77
1951 Topps Ringside HAVE 9, 12, 23, 25, 26, 33, 38, 47, 58, 60. [b. 8/10/15] Dupes: 38


>>>>>>>>>> OBCers met <<<<<<<<<<<<<<< [I need to add the rookies.]
If your name is not on this list, then its my mission to meet you. Let me know if you are ever in the Washington DC area. OBC is the greatest group ever. Here are the people I've met so far (131): 19 + 20 + 21 + 11 + 20 + 12 + 17 + 8 + 3
ABC: Sean Adkins, George Altemose, Anthony Arbeeny, Mark Atnip, Dan Austin, Bob Bannon, Andy Baran, Jim Beauchemin, Brian Betza, Geordie Calvert, Joe Cerullo, Dan Cipra, Barry Clesh, Glenn Codere, Jerry Coker, John Collins, Greg Conway, Andy Cook, Bob Corvello, Al Cummings (20)
DEF: John Dahms, Doug DeJong, Wayne Delia, Jeff Delott, Joe Denning, Mike Diamanti, Terry Dietrick, Richard Dingman, Brett Domue, Sal Domino, Bob Donaldson, Sean Draper, Brian Dwyer, Scott Earle, Bill Ebbing, Rick Ellison, Dave Fallen, Bob Farrell, Rob Fitts, Foertschbeck, Joel Freedman (21)
GHI: Larry Gersbach, Rob Gioia, Joel Glickman, Spike Glidden, Ken Goetsch, Kent Goto, John Scott Gray, Joe Greco, Mike Hair, Brock Hattox, John Harrell, Jim Hatch, George Hay, Steve Hitzeman, Dave Hornish, Tom Housley, Joe Isaac, Peter Iversen (18)
JKL: Kilbourn, Kimball, Kingsbury, Knowles, Kolenda, Labs, Leroux, Levine, Lindholme, List, Luurs (11)
MNO: Mike Mackie, Mark Macrae, Bill Malson, Gary Mandell, Kevin Martens, Tom Massimo, Sean McGowan, John McLaughlin, Peter Mead, Lynn Miller, James Moleta, Jim Montgomery, Kent Montgomery, George Moore, Howard Morgan, Ken Morganti, Mike Mroz, Carl Mura, Tim Newcomb, Kit Okamuro (20)
PQR: Chuck Paris, Nick Pelletier, Ron Perry, Robert Pigeon, Ed Pike, Ken Pillion, George Pizzo, Grant Rainsley, Rick Redpath, Bob Reed, Mike Rich, Steve Rittenberg (12)
STU: Jeff Sackmann, Taylor Schock, Ed Schott, Wes Shepard, Aaron Shirley, Doug Smith, Rex Stahlman, John Storman, Chris Stufflestreet, Pat Sweeney, Rick Svetecz, Mark Talbot, Taylor(?), Neal Thomas, Larry Tipton, Jim Tomlinson, Jason Ursaner (17)
VWX: Eric Vaituzis, TJ Valacak, George Vrechek, Geno Wagner, Fr Pat Wattigny, Jim Wiehe, Mike Wierzbicki, Mac Wubben (8)
YZ: Matt Yudt, Mark Zentkovich, Larry Zurawski (3)

Not met: Carlos Alcazar, Dan Angland, Ashton, Paul Biggs, Steve Carter, Doug Chamberlain, Chambers, Yuk Chow, Dan Coen, Al Crotte, Dick Cummings, Bob D'Angelo, Joe Duffy, Fischer, Linda Fitak, Fox, Gonzalez, Greenwood, Griffin, Hankins, Holland, Johnson, Julien, Keating, Kinney, Greg Kuhn, Linden, Lyons, Greg Miller, Nathan, Neill, Newman, Jimmy Parker, Purdham, Raum, Don Rice, Saletta, Saxton, Schaub, Schoenrock, Matt Shirley, Silva, Jeff Sinclair, Dave Skoglund, Keith Summers, Sweet, Wainwright, Wells, West, Williams, Wolf, Woods (Rookies: remind me to add you!)

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