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Old 01-13-2013, 10:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Need Help on Gordie Howe

Got this card a few years ago. Wandering what the Grade of A means has it been trimmed. If it has what would it be worth. It is in really good shape. Would appreciate any help. Thanks
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Old 01-14-2013, 12:32 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Given that this is a vintage card, the "A" does mean that the card has been altered or trimmed. Still a gorgeous card, though....
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Old 01-14-2013, 11:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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does it? i assume it to mean that the original owner didn't pony up the $ to have it graded, but paid the bare minimum to have it slabbed. i know that at least PSA will say on the slab that it's been altered in addition to being authentic, but maybe SCG is different. i'm sure a quick e-mail or phone call to their customer service will answer the question for the OP. it's a dynamite looking card.
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Old 01-14-2013, 09:14 PM   #4 (permalink)
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From the SGC site -

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