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Baseball cards had been around since the 19th century but it had not caught on as a popular hobby until the 1952 Topps set, said baseball...
Reuters · Dec. 15, 2014  Explore story »
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Advertisement Nov. 24, 1952 — Dec. 13, 2014 Col. ... Growing up Bill enjoyed sports and playing Little League baseball.
Walla Walla Union-Bulletin · 19 hours ago  Explore story »
The first Topps series of modern baseball cards was sold in 1952. Six cards in a pack, with a small, thin sheet of brittle bubble gum for 5...
Houston Chronicle · 33 hours ago  Explore story »
“When Topps came out with its first major league baseball card set in 1952, the Brooklyn-based bubblegum company went right for the throat... · Dec. 19, 2014
... baseball Hall of Fame member Branch Rickey in 1881; ... actor Jenny Agutter in 1952 (age 62); "American Idol" winner David Cook in 1982 (age ...
UPI · Dec. 20, 2014
Cuba has some baseball fans remembering a time when Cuban baseball was ... a farm club for the Washington Senators from 1947 to 1952, and then for
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle · Dec. 19, 2014
... invented modern baseball cards with the release of the 1952 set and beyond. Kepner notes just how important these cards were to young baseball...
NBC Sports · Dec. 18, 2014
... an amateur in 1940 to his trade to the Tigers in mid-1952, and then via ... their hitting environments via True Average (a Baseball Prospectus ... · Dec. 18, 2014
She was a 1952 graduate of Wilton Academy. ... A sports enthusiast, Bill was a New England Patriots fan and a passionate baseball and Boston Red ...
Foxboro Reporter · Dec. 18, 2014
... baseball cards in packs of gum in an attempt to appeal to the youth market. By the time Sy Berger launched Topps’ redesigned series in 1952...
Yahoo! Finance · Dec. 17, 2014  Explore story »