1961 Nu Card Scoops #460 Bob Feller Hurls 3rd No Hitter Of Career PSA NM-MT 8

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  • Sold Date: Mar 29, 2012
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1961 Nu Card Scoops - #460

Bob Feller Hurls 3rd No Hitter of Career - PSA NM-MT 8

A 1961 Nu Card Scoops #460. It has been graded NM-MT 8 by PSA. Beautiful, clean white, borders. Very Sharp corners. Nicely centered. Crystal clear focus. Very nice color. The back is very clean. No stains or marks of any kind.

Over time, 1961 Nu-Cards (and their oversized predecessors from 1960, the actual first issue) have not been a fan favorite, and that's really a shame. Considering the set is loaded with Hall of Famers (sometimes appearing on more than one card), it really is undervalued when compared with Fleer and Topps issues.

Got a PSA 8 1961 Topps Mickey Mantle? Big deal, there are 380 of them out there someplace. But Nu-Card #422, Mantle Hits Longest Homer? There are only 59 of those in an 8 holder. How about Nu-Card #450, Mantle Hits Longest Homer At Stadium? Just 53 PSA 8's are in circulation.

Card #401 in the 1961 Topps set shows Babe Ruth hitting his 60th home run, and PSA has graded 473 copies of it, resulting in 12 Mint 9s and 115 NM-MT 8s. You want scarce? Try Nu-Card #447, which also features Ruth hitting his 60th homer. PSA has handled just 62 copies in all grades, with a solitary Gem Mint 10, six Mint 9s, and 27 NM-MT 8s graded.

Like any set, 1961 Nu-Card Scoops has
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