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    1962 Topps Civil Wars News #10 Art Layout Proof and Final Card. It's been said that "necessity is the mother of invention." Well sometimes needs are fulfilled with just a quick flip. This intriguing pair of 1962 Topps "Civil War News" collectibles shows us the original full-frame, full-bleed, blank back proof of the artwork for card #10 "Destruction At Sea" as originally envisioned by the artist. With the necessary title box, a gruesome scene of pain and suffering would be covered. Well that can't happen. Topps simply "flipped" the scene giving us collectors the final circulated card (SGC 88 NM/MT 8) as we all know and love. Our poor dying soul now fully in view in the opposite corner.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
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