Wednesday, January 16, 2019

1961 Fleer: Series Four


Series four of RetroCards Fleer 1961 Football cards continues with 24 more NFL players. Series one and two each had 24 players and series three focuses on AFL players.  This is the fourth in five series of this cool and clean-looking sixties set.

Player in this set include: Willie West, Bob Boyd, Bob Waters, Ed, Meador, Dick James, Ray Wietcha, Mike Henry, Mike Rabold, Marion Campbell, Ed Culpepper, Dick Moegle, Frank Varrichoine, George Preas, Gene Hickerson, Jim Katcavage, Clendon Thomas, C.R. Roberts, Bert Rechichar, Charles Sumner, Larry Wilson, Andy Nelson, Andy Stynchula, John Whittenborn, and Jim Ray Smith. This set is coming soon!

Series Five will be next so check back often!

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

2018: Those We've Lost, Part Three


RetroCards' tribute continues with a final post with Part Three of Those We Lost in 2018. Some of these cards you see here have already been released in team sets, while others are yet to come.  Here are the honorees for part two: 

Sports figures we lost in 2018: Isaiah Robertson, Bob Barton, Ron Thomas, Ray Kubala, Dwight Clark, Warren Wells, Oscar Gamble, Dennis Claridge, Jim Wiste, Tony Cloninger, Bobby Walden, Kurt Walker, Wayne Krenchicki, John McKenzie, Don Testerman, Gabe Rivera, Jack Patera, Art Williams, Marty Pattin, Roy White, Ron Johnson, Ed Charles, Dan Grimm, Paul, Naumoff, Wes Hopkins, Tim Rossovich, John Hill, Doc Edwards, Jim Houston.  TV & Pop Culture figures we lost in 2018: President George H.W. Bush, Harry Anderson, Katherine Macgregor.

We didn't get them all, but sympathies go out to family and friends of our fallen heroes. See the stars and the obscure at RetroCards.net.