1991 Topps Omar Vizquel Lines Through Name Variation

Here’s yet another variation not only for the 1991 Topps set, but also for card #298 featuring Omar Vizquel.

As you can see in the picture, there is a noticeable difference in the lines shown in the yellow name box at the bottom of the card.  In one card, the lines are clearly behind the letters spelling Omar Vizquel, while in the other card, the tops of each letter have a thin black line running through them.

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1991 Omar Vizquel Topps UV Glow Variations

Here’s another example of an error/variation from the 1991 Topps set and it’s card #298 featuring Omar Vizquel.  This particular listing sold for $500 and ended on November 4, 2015.

Vizquel 1991 Topps Front

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How To Get Someone From USPS On The Phone

Recently, I returned an order to Walmart.com but it never reached it’s destination and I’m still in the process of getting my money back.  However, this is more about the USPS and how difficult it is to get an actual person on the phone.  During my investigation as to what happened to my package and trying to figure out whose fault it actually was, I made several calls to the USPS using their toll free number.  But, after making several calls and trying multiple option combinations to try to get an actual person on the phone and not just the automated system, I don’t think I’ve ever been so irritated with a company’s lack of customer service.

So, one day I decided to do a Google search to see if anyone else had either had the same problems or maybe even a solution.  Well, I was in luck! I actually found an Etsy discussion post with my exact problem and a possible solution!

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1991 Topps Paul O’Neill Variation Sells For $90

The 1991 Topps Paul O’Neill pictured below recently sold on eBay for $90.  The variation for this particular card is the inner black border and according to the seller, junkwaxgems, it’s even more rare than the Doug Drabek and Chris Hoiles white inner border variations.

1991 Topps Paul ONeill

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