August 24, 2016
I become easily excited at times. This is a case where I was excited to see something, grabbed it and then later on wished that I hadn’t.
It’s not that there’s anything wrong with these items. I picked them up for a fair price. They are oversized (4 11/16 x 6 1/4″) and not easily stored. I don’t care for the current NFL, but I like vintage cards and appreciate the history of professional football. That is why the subjects on these cards excited me.
These men were THE early stars of the game. I do have cards for both of them for my 1955 Topps All-American set and I wish I had just been content with that and had passed on these. Ah well, it happens. I prefer a little buyer remorse on something that I bought that on something that I passed on and shouldn’t have.
We are always looking for more blog contributors. If you’re interested in writing, please let us know.
If you like what we’re doing and want updates when we post new pieces, follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Please take the time and also look through some other pieces on the site. I’m still looking for more folks that would like to contribute, so let me know if you are! You can follow me on my other Twitter handles at @kin_kinsley and @DFW_Card_Shows.