Bubble Gum Dreams: Complete Guide to the Golden Era of Baseball Cards (1948-1994)

Ask 100 baseball card collectors when their all-time favorite cards were issued, and you’re liable to get 100 different answers. But chances are pretty good that most of those responses will point to cards printed during the Golden Age of baseball cards, roughly 1948-1994. Why that specific date range? Well, these things are somewhat subjective, of course, but this one isn’t too tough to figure out … After World War II and its paper rations, the fledgling hobby took a few years to get back on track. But in 1948, both Leaf and Bowman issued cards with bubble gum to...

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