Reader ashonk51 left a comment last week asking for some sets from the 1970s. I thought that was a great idea, so today I am debuting "70s Saturday." Each Saturday for the next year or so (i have just about a year's worth of sets from the 70s) I'll be showing a Cubs team set from the 1970s.
I feel I have to kick this off with the first big set from the 70s, the 1970 Topps set. Topps was the only major game in town in 1970. They pretty much had baseball cards to themselves.
The 1970 set features the infamous Cubs of 1969, the team that collapsed in September and was run over by the Miracle Mets.
The cards are shown in alphabetic order: