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    1961-72 Topps Baseball Set Run. 1961 Topps Complete Set (587). Topps returned to its traditional vertical format for its 587-card issue in 1961. The set is numbered through 589, although only 587 cards were printed. The scarce high-numbered series includes card numbers 523-589. Highlights include 2 Roger Maris (VG/EX), 150 Mays, 290 Musial (EX), 300 Mantle (pinholes), 344 Koufax (EX), 388 Clemente (VG), 415 Aaron, 417 Marichal (EX), 425 Berra (EX/MT), 475 Mantle MVP (EX), 576 Maris All Star (EX/MT), 577 Aaron All Star (OC), 578 Mantle All Star (VG/EX) and 579 Mays All Star (OC). 20% of the set grades EX or better, while 30% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1962 Topps Complete Set (598). Easily identified by its distinctive wood-grain design, the 1962 Topps issue set a new standard by including 598 cards. The high-numbered series (523-598) included several short-printed cards. Highlights include 1 Maris (EX), 5 Koufax (EX), 10 Clemente (EX/MT), 18 Managers' Dream (VG), 53 AL HR Ldrs (EX), 199 Perry (VG/EX), 200 Mantle (EX+), 300 Mays (VG/EX), 318 The Switch Hitter Connects (EX), 320 Aaron (VG), 387 Brock (EX), 471 Mantle All Star (VG/EX), 530 Gibson (EX/MT) and 544 McCovey (EX/MT). 40% of the set grades EX or better, while 35% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1963 Topps Complete Set (576). The 1963 Topps set design, with its dominant color photo and smaller black and white portrait, is among the most popular of the 1960's. Included in the high series, is the highly sought after Pete Rose rookie card. Highlights include 120 Maris (VG), 173 Bombers' Best (G), 200 Mantle (G/VG), 210 Koufax (EX+), 300 Mays (VG), 380 Banks (EX/MT), 390 Aaron (VG), 472 Brock (G), 537 Rose (G), 540 Clemente (G/VG) and 553 Stargell (VG). 25% of the set grades EX or better, while 35% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1964 Topps Complete Set (587). Highlights include 50 Mantle (VG/EX), 125 Rose (OC), 150 Mays (VG), 200 Koufax (EX/MT), 300 Aaron (VG/EX), 331 A.L. Bombers (VG/EX), 423 Tops In NL (VG) and 440 Clemente (EX). 50% of the set grades EX or better, while 25% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1965 Topps Complete Set (587). Highlights include 16 Morgan (EX), 155 Maris (EX), 160 Clemente (EX), 170 Aaron (EX+), 207 Rose (VG), 250 Mays (G), 300 Koufax (VG), 350 Mantle (tape), 477 Carlton (VG) and 581 Perez (VG/EX). 30% of the set grades EX or better, while 40% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1966 Topps Complete Set (598). Highlights include 1 Mays (paper loss), 50 Mantle (EX), 100 Koufax (VG), 126 Palmer (G/VG), 300 Clemente (VG/EX), 365 Maris (VG), 500 Aaron (EX), 550 McCovey (tape), 583 Tigers Team (G) and 598 Perry (G/VG). 20% of the set grades EX or better, while 30% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1967 Topps Complete Set (609). Highlights include 150 Mantle (EX), 200 Mays (G), 250 Aaron (EX), 400 Clemente (VG), 430 Rose (VG), 569 Carew (VG), 570 Wills (G), 580 Colavito (VG), 581 Seaver (VG) and 600 B. Robinson (EX). 20% of the set grades EX or better, while 30% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1968 Topps Complete Set (598). Highlights include 45 Seaver (EX), 50 Mays (OC), 110 Aaron (G/VG), 150 Clemente (VG/EX), 177 Ryan (EX+), 230 Rose (OC), 247 Bench (EX), 280 Mantle (EX), 330 Maris (VG), 480 Manager's Dream (VG) and 490 Super Stars (G). 20% of the set grades EX or better, while 40% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1969 Topps Complete Set (664). Highlights include 50 Clemente (VG), 95 Bench (VG/EX), 100 Aaron (VG), 190 Mays (VG/EX), 260 Jackson (VG), 500 Mantle (OC) and 533 Ryan (EX). 40% of the set grades EX or better, while 40% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1970 Topps Complete Set (720). Highlights include 140 Jackson (VG), 189 Munson (EX), 350 Clemente (OC), 500 Aaron (VG), 580 Rose (VG), 600 Mays (VG), 630 Banks (VG), 660 Bench (G) and 712 Ryan (VG). 25% of the set grades EX or better, while 35% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1971 Topps Complete Set (752). Highlights include 5 Munson (EX), 20 Jackson (EX), 100 Rose (VG/EX), 160 Seaver (VG), 250 Bench (G), 341 Garvey (G), 400 Aaron (VG/EX), 513 Ryan (VG), 525 Banks (EX), 600 Mays (EX), 630 Clemente (EX+) and 709 Baylor/Baker (VG/EX). 35% of the set grades EX or better, while 40% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.

    1972 Topps Complete Set (787). Highlights include 49 Mays (VG/EX), 79 Fisk (VG/EX), 299 Aaron (EX), 309 Clemente (EX), 559 Rose (EX), 595 Ryan (VG), 686 Garvey (VG) and 695 Carew (VG). 30% of the set grades EX or better, while 50% grades VG or better. Balance of the set and those not noted above grade G/F/P.


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