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    1956 Topps "Adventure" High Graded Near Set (99/100). Offered is a 99-card near set of Topps "Adventure" cards from 1956. The series showcases a multitude of characters and well yes, adventurous activities from the extreme (such as feeding bald eagles and testing new aircraft) to the casual (such as fishing and roller skating). A number of sports are represented including surfing, boxing, baseball, hockey and track and field. Missing card #86 for completion. In total, 34 cards have been graded by SGC. Includes: Graded - SGC 96 Mint 9: 8 cards w/#'s 27, 39, 41 Louis, 48, 49, 63 Hockey, 69 and 74; SGC 92 NM/MT+ 8.5: 7 cards w/#'s 42, 53, 54, 58, 72, 77 Corbett and 80 Hart; SGC 88 NM/MT 8: 10 cards w/#'s 4, 31, 34 Dempsey, 43, 47, 52, 55 Agganis, 56, 78 Fitzsimmons and 79 Jeffries; SGC 86 NM+ 7.5: 4 cards w/#'s 22, 44 Marciano, 87 Sharkey and 89 Baer; SGC 84 NM 7: 1 card, #35 Tunney; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 4 cards w/#'s 32 Johnson, 33, 76 Sullivan and 88 Carnera. Grades 15% Mint to NM/MT+, 65% NM to NM/MT, 20% EX/MT with a couple slightly lesser.

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