A Bonus for Honus
Baseball cards — You can collect them. You can swap them. And if you’re lucky, you can sell them for big bucks; as along as you know what to look for.
The “mother” of all baseball cards is the Honus Wagner T-206 tobacco card. Tobacco card? That’s right tobacco! The ﬁrst baseball cards didn’t come with chewing gum for the kiddies, folks. They were used to promote tobacco products to the big boys.