I didn't set any official goals or bring any want lists to last weekend's card show. I get to them so infrequently that I just wanted to soak it all in and browse around. Heading to the show, one of the things I knew I did want to look for was something oddball or out of left field. With my final purchase of the day I think I succeeded:
Alright, here's my final card from the show and my largest single purchase of the day:
To me, the uniform style of the day almost makes Bill look like he keeps an off-season home in Transylvania. These don't look a whole lot different than T206s, maybe a slightly larger white border. This is exactly the type of rarer card that I was hoping I would find at a show this large, and honestly in my mind this alone (plus meeting Mark Hoyle!) made the two and a half hour round trip drive worth it.
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 ...