That's not to say that's the only set I have in my collection. I have my share.
But with the exception of 1980, I have never put together a set, one card at a time.
Before August, I had one 1954 Red Heart card (Alvin Dark). After picking up today's mail I have 12.
"Wow, 12," you may say.
Well 12 cards is more than a third of the set. There are only 33 cards: 11 with a red background, 11 with green and 11 with blue.
You can follow my slow, but steady trek to complete the set at redheartcards.com.
So far it's cost me about $300. More than half that amount for a pretty-bad Mickey Mantle.
Bob Lemon cost me $20.