Today I have an important message to bring you regarding the dangers of shopping on COMC from your couch while half awake at 11pm. Always, always double check the detailed scans of the card you're buying, especially vintage. Otherwise, like me, you could think you got a steal, only to have this arrive in your mailbox:
I hope that maybe a few of you can learn from my mistake. If I save
just one person from accidentally purchasing a card with a hand drawn
mustache then it was all worth it. With all of that being said, these "after market modifications" aren't enough to keep Irv from his spot in the binder with his '59 Topps pals!
Buying Cards in the 1990s, Memory #3: The Wisconsin Dells Antique Mall - In August of 1997, my girlfriend (at the time) and I went on a spur-of-the-moment road trip to the Wisconsin Dells. For those who have never been there, ...