I've really been slacking with my weekly Signature Sundays posts, where I feature a card (or a few) from my growing autograph collection. This week I'm bringing it back (by request believe it or not!), and of course I'm making the return in the form of the 2012-13 Panini Classics Signatures set.
Today we've got two Hall-of-Famers. First up is one of my favorite players on the checklist and an autograph I've wanted to obtain for a long time, Jari Kurri!
I'm particularly fond of this one as the picture gives you a good look at Jari's famed JOFA helmet, and he's also wearing basically the same uniform as he is on probably my all-time favorite Kurri card:
Mark's autograph card is also an SP in the set. For well over a year after the set's release I never saw a single one of these cards pop up anywhere. This past summer a few cropped up at long last, and I seem to have gotten the best deal yet as far as eBay's concerned.
That's all for today. Glad to finally be able to feature a couple of SPs after so many Sundays of showing my cards from this set.
Vintage Fridays: Bill Wight, 1956 Topps #286 - This is another of the 1950s cards that I picked up from COMC's Amazon store last week. I keep chipping away at the 1956 set, picking up lesser names and ...