Friday, February 20, 2009

Would the hat-check girl

please find Mr. Carlton's hat?
1981 Topps League Leaders (card #5)

Thank you. I'll tip you later.
1981 Topps League Leaders (card #6)

Yet another reason I really like Topps' League Leader cards.

5 comments:

  1. Huh, I never noticed that before.

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  2. Haha. That's pretty good. Carlton really looks like he is excited to be having his photo taken.

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  3. very interesting . . . I wonder which picture was taken first ?

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  4. Really funny. My first thought was Photoshop (okay, in 1980 it might have been hand retouching). But they're not the same picture. The "hat" one shows a lot more of the right-hand side of his neck in the sun. More of the grandstand roof is visible (at his hairline, over his back shoulder) in the "hat" one, also.

    Nice catch!

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  5. The one WITH his hat on must have been taken first, because of the major hat hair he has in the first one. <---scientific analysis

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