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    1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle #253 PSA NM 7. Argue all you'd like that the 1952 Topps card is Mickey's true rookie - our calendar tells us that the '51 Bowman was actually the first. Centering problems abound in this issue, with gum and wax stains appearing at epidemic levels. Our offering is spared the brunt of such ailments. Centering does rest a thin line away from perfection but this card takes it a step further by sporting four quality corners and crisp rich hues. Any "flaws" are so minor as to risk overstatement with a mere mention. Graded PSA NM 7. The most significant rookie card of the 1950's era.

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    May, 2015
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
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