However, because as it was held on a Sunday, I had to also fit in church AND hitting practice at 3. A tall order, as my church is pretty far away and we had to go the 11 O'clock mass. Not to mention eat lunch.
Somehow or other, I did it. Everything kind of blurs when you go through a card show in 25 minutes. One thing it did was make my appreciate how nice it is just to be at a card show without being stressed and hurried.
The cards I got weren't too much worse than if I had been able to take my time, though not as much as you might expect. But I can tell you it's a lot funner to be able to take your time and see the sights at a card show.
But, as I said, I got some pretty good cards.
These were my 1st Cracker Jack cards, placed next to a regular card for comparison.
I generally prefer getting vintage than memorabilia or autograph cards, but I wasn't going to pass up this Rick Ankiel card.
I got a lot of new OPC cards from that bag, most of them from about 1990. I got a near complete 1993 World Champions set, featuring the 1992 World champion Blue Jays. I'm missing only the 3 hall-of-famers in the set, so if you have any of the missing cards I might be interested in trading.
Before I went, I also looked through the free bin of stuff, which is always at this particular show. I would have loved to look through it more, but time waits for no man so I had to rush. I still found some cool things, like this sheet of Panini stickers featuring 2 yankees.
I also found this: