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Old 08-27-2015, 09:03 AM
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Default Found my white whale

This card has been #1 on my list for a long while. I have been waiting to find an example in this grade that had strong eye appeal. When I saw this I nearly jumped out of my seat. I am very happy to add this to my PC.

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Thank you for taking a look.

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Old 08-27-2015, 09:11 AM
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If I every get a '52 Mantle I want one just exactly like that. Superb. Congratulations!!
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Old 08-27-2015, 09:16 AM
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Fantastic card!!
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Old 08-27-2015, 10:18 AM
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Holy Cow. How many are centered like that? 1 in every 30? Worse? At first blush it hits the eye like a 6. That is one truly amazing and beautiful card.

Mad respect for smashing the BIN button on that baby.

And that freak beautiful Mick went to a DONNIE fan, too! AWESOME!

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Old 08-27-2015, 10:22 AM
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Old 08-27-2015, 10:25 AM
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Amazing card. Many were scrambling to make room for that and hit the BIN I'm sure.

Simply amazing. Can't imagine a nicer looking example for the grade.

Congrats!
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Beautiful! Congrats!
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Old 08-27-2015, 11:10 AM
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That's a gorgeous card...congrats!
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Old 08-27-2015, 01:24 PM
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Beautiful 52 Mantle! Great centering and image. Looks so much better than the PSA 3 grade. Outstanding pickup!
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Old 08-27-2015, 02:08 PM
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Beautiful!

Congratulations Dave.
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