Archives is for the impatient Heritage collector. You don't have to wait until Heritage puts out the 1979 set in 2028, Archives has it now. And if you want to see the 1991 design in Heritage you'll be looking at 2041. Again, though, Archives has it now. And for those of you that want to see the 1953 design again because you couldn't get enough of it with Heritage 2002, Archives has is taking care of you.
The 300 card Archives set has 100 cards with the 1953, 1979, and 1991 designs. Each of the 30 teams should have 10 players. Topps gave the Cubs two extras.
Of the 12 Cubs, three are retire Hall of Famers.
The nine active players have the ones you'd expect...