1956 Topps baseball the return of Mickey Mantle to Topps, after a 3 year absence, plus the rookie of Luis Aparacio! Other key cards include Ted Williams, Roberto Clemente, Hank Aaron, Sandy Koufax, Checklist 1/3, Checklist 2/4, Willie Mays, New York Yankees TC, Jackie Robinson, Brooklyn Dodgers TC, Yogi Berra, Phil Rizzuto, Roy Campanella, and Pee Wee Reese!!
NM-MT condition standards:
- Centering: 60/40 both ways or better on front. 80/20 or better on back.
- Corners: Sharp to the naked eye, but slight imperfections allowed under close examination.
- Edges: Relatively smooth borders. Specks of chipping visible to the naked eye are allowed.
- Surface: A few minor print spots. Very minor color or focus imperfections. Solid gloss with very minor scratches detectable only upon close inspection. Or a subtle metallic print line.