You've found the Trading Card Hobbyist, a
for non-sport card collectors searching for current developments
within the contemporary marketplace. The Hobbyist aims
to complement the Internet and hard copy publications on which collectors rely
for hobby information.
27 - Congratulations to Marlin Toser, managing editor of Non-Sport
Update, for being selected by the Harrisburg, Pa. SusqueCentenial
commission as one of its 150 Living Legends, an oral history project
initiated by the city. Video of Toser's interviews may be
has been a non-sport institution for over 30 years and is published
once every six weeks. Its past and present roster of advertisers
and writers reinforce the Wrapper's impressive legacy of
covering vintage trading card sets and contemporary titles.
remains our pastime's only newsstand magazine. A bi-monthly
periodical, the Update provides superior, in-depth coverage of new trading card issues, interviews with notable non-sport
personalities and features on the major manufacturers.
Collectible promo cards provided by the card makers accompany each
NSU issue and have become a magazine supplement much anticipated
among readers. The magazine also hosts Card
Talk, an online information
source and chat forum for collectors.
I hope you check back to the
Hobbyist often and make it a routine stop on your Internet route.