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#45 Walt Dropo
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Here's my Dropo.
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His family wa from Yugoslavia, now Bosnia and Herzegovina. I have been there but did not jump off the bridge
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Default 1953 Bowman Color #46: Roy Campanella

Roy "Campy" Campanella. Catcher for the Brooklyn Dodgers 1948-1957. 1,161 hits and 242 home runs in 10 MLB seasons. 8-time All-Star. 1955 World Series champion. 3-time NL Most Valuable Player (1951, 1953, 1955). 1953 NL RBI leader. Career 57% base-stealers-thrown-out is highest in MLB history. Los Angeles Dodgers #39 retired. 1969 MLB Hall of Fame. Prior to his career in MLB, played for the Washington/Baltimore Elite Giants. Career cut short by auto accident.

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My "best" 53B Campy.
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#46 Campanella, this is one of his best cards
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#47 Ned Gaver. A hard-luck pitcher, he is most famous for winning 20 games for the St. Louis Browns. Also, at the first show that I ever attended (1973), his 1951 Bowman became one of my early purchases of a vintage baseball card because I liked the way it looked.
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Center stage today in both 53 and 54 Galleries
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#48 Hank Sauer. This is one of the cards in this set that is difficult to find centered.
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His 1959 Topps card has 6 million variations...or thereabouts
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#49 Eddie "The Brat" Stanky
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When someone calls you The Brat how could you determine they were doing so affectionately ?
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Default 1953 Bowman Color #51: Monte Irvin

Monford "Monte" Irvin. Left fielder for the NY Giants in 1949-1955 after all-star performances in the Negro National League and the Mexican League and service during WWII. First black player to play for the New York Giants. With Willie Mays and Hank Thompson, part of the first all black outfield in MLB. 1952 All-Star. 1954 World Series champion. 1951 NL RBI leader. San Francisco Giants #20 retired. 1973 MLB Hall of Fame. 5-time Negro League All-Star. 1946 Negro League World Series champion.

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Was involved in the Battle of the Bulge and suffered tinnitus post war. The nick in top border is not standard but fairly common
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#52 Marty Marion For those collectors who have 1953 Bowman Color singles, please post them. Right now, there's only a handful of us who are posting our cards, join us and show your stuff.


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Complete 1953 Bowman Color, 1971, 1972, 1974, and 1975 Topps Baseball sets under revision as the budget and wife allows

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1970 Topps Baseball - missing over 100 cards, mostly after #450 and the three insert sets

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1973 Topps Baseball 659/660, missing #305 Mays

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First SS to be NL MVP....and apparently a Lakers fan
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Very nice one, Phil!

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