Another great find of tobacco cards from the legendary T-206 set will become available for auction on EBay in the next coming weeks. Just Collect's President, Leighton Sheldon finalized the deal from Kevin in Massachusetts for the cards. They were passed down by a couple family members to Kevin that sold them to Sheldon. The Godmother of his father had them tucked away in a hat box in a closet.
The most impressive finds include 1 Eddie Plank, 3 Ty Cobb's, 3 Christy Mathewson's, 3 Cy Young's and 2 Walter Johnson's. This last year or so has had some amazing and unbelievable finds to date, such as the Lucky 7 Ty Cobb find and Old Judge card lot find. From cards of "Babe Ruth strip cards" falling out of a wall, to "The Swamp Find" a couple years ago, the card market is on a roll. Here is the exclusive story on www.Forbes.com by David Seideman below.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Another year of excitement within the sportscard community, as 67 Old Judge N-172's show up from Phoenix, Arizona. The family has now decided to contact the Baseball Card Exchange dealer that is in Schererville, Indiana, to help with bringing them to the open market for others to grasp. The dealer is getting them to PSA for grading and they should return in excellent to near mint condition. The hits just keep coming for vintage collectors!