9 of the First 10 Issues of “Baseball Cards” Magazine and Another Hobby Publication.
Lot 138. 9 of the First 10 Issues of “Baseball Cards” Magazine and Another Hobby Publication. Published by Krause Publications, “Baseball Cards” made its hobby world debut in the spring of 1981. This collection includes issues 1-4 and 6-10, with two copies of issue 6. The front cover of the inaugural issue has a 3” tear along the spine and is vg+. The other issues, which continue through Oct. 1984, are ex-m or nm. Issue 10 is accompanied by a Mickey Mantle “Pre-Rookie” card in the style of Bowman’s 1949 issue. The card has been removed from the magazine. These publications contain excellent, useful information on card issues and the state of sports collectibles hobby. The are accompanied by the eight-page first issue of “The Card Connection,” dated April 1986, from Michael Pierce. Winning Bid $10.