1956 Topps Football

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1956 Topps Football Cards

Set Info

Manufacturer: Topps
Year of Issue: 1956
Set Size: 124 Cards
Card Size: 2-5/8” x 3-3/4”

Series

Series I: 1-124

Set Description

The 1956 Topps football cards were issued in a single series, but cards from the Washington Redskins and Chicago Cardinals were printed in smaller quantities.  An unnumbered checklist was also issued with this year.  The team cards were included for this first time in a football series.

1956 Topps Jack Carson 1956 Topps Bill George
1956 Topps Frank Gifford 1956 Topps Stan Jones
1956 Topps Bobby Layne 1956 Topps Joe Schmidt
Price Guide (Complete Set)
  • VG – $350
  • EX – $600
  • NM – $800
Key Rookies
  • 41 – Roosevelt Brown
  • 44 – Joe Schmidt
  • 47 – Bill George
  • 60 – Lenny Moore
  • 71 – Stan Jones
Key Stars
  • 6 – Norm Van Brocklin
  • 11 – George Blanda
  • 28 – Chuck Bednarik
  • 53 – Frank Gifford
  • 74 – Leo Nomellini
  • 86 – Y.A. Tittle
  • 110 – Joe Perry
  • 116 – Bobby Layne
Errors & Variations
  • There are no significant errors or variations
Important Notes
  • The Washington Redskins and Chicago Cardinals are short printed in the set
  • The checklist is very difficult to find unmarked and in high grade
  • The 5 contest cards are very difficult to find in high grade
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