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Old 01-30-2019, 05:52 PM
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I was a kid who got their photocopied catalogues in the mail, and always remember how they stated some of their cards may have smoke and/or water damage.
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Old 01-30-2019, 06:17 PM
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Yeah, Bill Haber was a source for a lot of test issues that Topps sold on the sly.
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Old 01-30-2019, 07:05 PM
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Thanks for sharing your recollections!
Did the fire destroy just 1969's?
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Old 01-30-2019, 07:19 PM
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Originally Posted by BruceinGa View Post
Thanks for sharing your recollections!
Did the fire destroy just 1969's?
No, unfortunately it destroyed much of their overall inventory including numerous test sets. Their post-fire The Trader Speaks ads reflected the changes from what I recall i.e. test sets no longer offered or sold as damaged.
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Old 01-31-2019, 08:13 AM
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I seem to recall also the 71 T greatest moments cards getting smoke/water damage also ??
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