Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – Here is a look at hobby stories from around the web over the last week. Find out the latest in business news, player spotlights, vintage, grading, auctions, sports memorabilia and more. Stories from Panini America, Beckett Media, Sports Collectors Digest, PSA, Sports Collectors Daily and other sources.

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – PHOTO OF THE WEEK

Rare uncut partial sheet of 1952 Topps Baseball Cards – Including Jackie Robinson and the iconic ’52 Mickey Mantle card! (H/T  Baseball By BSmile @BSmile)

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – ON-DEMAND NEWS

Topps Releases Numbers for 2018 Topps Now Print Runs (H/T @BlowoutBuzz)

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – GRADING NEWS

Beware These Storage Pitfals Related to Grading – Was your card in a screwdown holder before submitting it for grading? If it came back as altered, here’s why. FULL DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – AUTHENTICATION NEWS

PSA Now Uses Red Labels for All Encapsulated Items – PSA is now employing a new labeling process for any authenticated, encapsulated submissionsFULL DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – BUSINESS NEWS

Panini America, Complexity Gaming Partner for Esports Trading Cards, Social Content – The companies will work to engage fans from both esports and traditional sports through original content collaborations, onsite activations and collectible memorabilia. MORE DETAILS

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – VINTAGE NEWS

1969 Topps Football Inserts Rise to the Challenge – A look back at some classic collecting challenges. LEARN MORE

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – RETRO NEWS

10 Iconic Sports Cards Turning 30 in 2019 – It was a year that has lots of classic cards that still resonate today. FULL ARTICLE

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – MANUFACTURER NEWS

Historic Autographs Opens New Online Shop for Collectors – The newly redesigned, eCommerce capable website offers, unsold product, branded swag and the promise of autographs and memorabilia. CHECK IT OUT

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – COLLECTOR NEWS

Arkansas Collector Gets Signed Cards of Glenn Hubbard — 16 1/2 Years After They Were Mailed – Now THAT’s a mail day!! FULL STORY

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – MEDIA NEWS

New Podcast Dedicated to Through The Mail (TTM) Autograph Collectors Debuts – Check out the first episode on PODBEAN

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019 – JUST FOR FUN 

This summer, in Chicago, celebrates the 40th gathering of the largest hobby show in existence.. what were you doing in the summer of 1980? (H/T @NSCCShow)

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

Hobby Happenings Week Ending January 17th, 2019

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