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First off Natalia Kills allegedly yelled at a couple small autograph collectors. Awww… That’s so sad. This was in Australia and it’s a tad nuts. Doh.
Plus, Jason Momoa sends Marvel a message via autographs, and Micky Mantle, autograph prices and more.
Check out the news below!
Topps Recalls 2015 Tribute Baseball Due to Damaged Autographs
2015 Topps Tribute was the first high-end baseball product of the season. Now it’s being recalled by the manufacturer. This is as a result of an issue with the majority of the autographs in the product where the signatures had varying degrees of smearing and smudging. In a release, Topps said that it was as a result of UV contamination.
Arizona Diamondbacks relive memorable autograph moments
Just before the turn of the century, his parents gave him an autographed jersey of Tennessee Titans running back Eddie George, as well as a football and picture of George when the team was the Houston Oilers.
“I was pumped,” he said. “I couldn’t believe that Eddie George actually touched this thing.”
A $62K Mickey Mantle Rookie Card Has Increased Five-Fold In A Decade
“It was a very good show and other dealers mentioned the same thing,” he said. Among the three vintage baseball cards he pulled out of his glass case for the final time were the 1952 Topps rookie cards of Mickey Mantle in good+ condition, which he sold for $10,000, and another Hall of Fame slugger, Ed Mathews, in good condition ($2500). An Andy Pafko in good+ condition went for $1000. The card is highly coveted because it is the first, as in number one, in the most valuable post-war set.
Scarborough – Local autograph hound boasts massive collection
“I spent a lot of time during my high school years at Fenway Park, the Boston Garden, sneaking into celebrity press conferences and standing outside stage doors at Boston area theaters. In later years (I also stood) outside many stage doors on Broadway in New York City,” he said.
Kiwi Mum Says Natalia Kills Shouted At Children Asking For Her Autograph
Natalia Kills has already delivered a “lacklustre” apology on Twitter, but there’s one more thing that she neglected to apologise for. A Kiwi mother claimed the fired “X Factor New Zealand” judge yelled at children during a holiday break with her husband Willy Moon.
Album of autographs from Lincoln and US civil war figures to fetch pretty penny
An album containing the autographs of Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S Grant and other prominent civil war-era figures is being put up for sale by a New York City auction house.
Swann Auction Galleries in Manhattan said on Wednesday the album was compiled from 1861-64 by the wife of Egbert L Viele, a Union army general from upstate New York.
See the Jason Momoa Autograph That’s Pissing Off Legions of Marvel Fans
While at Indiana Comic Con over the weekend for a GoT panel, Momoa was reportedly asked by a fan to send a message to all the “DC [Comics] haters.” According to Comic Book Movie, the fan asked the actor, “Can you write down a reason why all these DC haters out there should join our DC universe?” He allegedly gave his response on an Aquaman poster and wrote “Fuck Marvel” above his autograph.