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    1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle #253 SGC 60 EX 5. Let the masses claim the 1952 Topps card is Mickey's rookie - our calendar tells us that the 1951 Bowman is his first. You may argue his '52 portrait is engrained in our collective psyche but we're of the opinion that Bowman's designs of the early 1950's represents one of the high water marks in cardboard aesthetics. Centering prevents this example from achieving a higher grade, but all the other elements needed are present. An attractive SGC 60 EX 5.

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    October, 2012
    25th-27th Thursday-Saturday
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