Blowout Cards Forums
Bryce harper

Go Back   Blowout Cards Forums > GENERAL INFORMATION AREA > News & Announcements


News & Announcements Case Deals! and General Info about the Hobby

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-25-2008, 04:56 AM   #1
blowoutcards's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 9,047
Default (tuff Stuff Gets New Name)


When Ernie White started Tuff Stuff Magazine 25 years ago it was an over sized publication with covers suitable for signing and framing and right in with what the hobby needed as a showcase. It was a wonderful publication with good articles and timely columnists. Oh yes, and those ads, lots of them for singles, sets, and everything else under the sun. Now it's no longer even Tuff Stuff. Starting with the May issue it will be "Tuff Stuff's Sports Collectors Monthly."

(The new Tuff Stuff has a new name.)

"We wanted people who see the magazine on the newsstand to have a better understanding of what the publication is all about," said editor Scott Kelnhofer. "At first glance Tuff Stuff has probably been confused with a general sports magazine and perhaps not picked up by new collectors because they don't realize it's a hobby magazine."

Kelnhofer says he hopes this will change now it has a new name which is more descriptive. The magazine will expand its coverage of vintage cards, memorabilia and the auction market. It won't change the price guide which is a long time staple.

White by the way sold most of his interest years ago before the publication was folded into Krause Publications products which is now F&W. White later published a magazine on figures and other hobby toys.
-The Brill Report
blowoutcards is online now   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:22 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2013, Blowout Cards Inc.