From Hot Lips to the Duke Boys: 2014 Panini Golden Age Autographs

From Hot Lips to the Duke Boys: 2014 Panini Golden Age Autographs

If you grew up anytime between the 1960s and 1980s, there will be a lot of familiar names on the 2014 Panini Golden Age autographs checklist. And while the set markets itself as a baseball set, it's actually a broad mix of sports and entertainment. In fact, most of the biggest names in the product come from the small screen.

Shop for 2014 Panini Golden Age Autographs on eBay.

Every 2014 Panini Golden Age hobby box has at least one autograph. Some have two. The Historic Signatures set is large with 49 signers on the checklist. All but one of the cards is signed on-card.

Because of the broad subject matter, it means that several people are first-time signers. While there is nothing quite on the level of notoriety as the Bad News Bears autographs from 2013, 2014 has several notable debuts.

Dick Van Dyke leads the way. Star of Mary Poppins, The Dick Van Dyke Show and countless movies, it's not a stretch to call him a Hollywood legend. He is the only peson on the Historic Signatures checklist to have a sticker autograph.

Other actors getting their first autograph cards are largely known for one role. There's Loretta Swit who played Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan on M*A*S*H. Leave It to Beaver is represented by both Tony Dow (Wally Cleaver) and Ken Osmond (Eddie Haskell).

Although they've signed for various sets over the years, 2014 Panini Golden Age is the first time John Schneider (Beau), Tom Wopat (Luke) and Catherine (Daisy) from The Dukes of Hazzard have all signed for the same set.

Top baseball signers include Pete Rose, Ernie Banks (a redemption) and Steve Carlton.

One of the nice things about Golden Age autographs is that, historically, most are extremely affordable. It has more of a niche appeal rather than catching on big like the Major League Autographs did in 2014 Topps Archives last year's Bad News Bears.

2014 Panini Golden Age Historic Signatures Autographs Gallery

Click on the thumbnails for a larger image. The following cards are missing from the gallery: Steve Carlton, Chris McCarron, Bill Mumy, Frank Robinson, Michael Spinks and Jorge Velasquez.

ebaysmalllogo Image
1613689016204040 1 Image
2014 Panini Golden Age Marques Haynes Historic Auto Harlem Globetrotters
1912515046274040 1 Image
Lindsay Wagner 2014 Panini Golden Age SP Auto Historic Signature "Bionic Woman"
1713935184234040 1 Image
2014 Panini Golden Age GEESE AUSBIE guaranteed 0N CARD AUTOGRAPH
1513629936074040 1 Image
2014 GOLDEN AGE Bill Mumy Historic Signature Auto LOST in Space Will Robinson
2515952740814040 1 Image
2014 golden age bill mumy historic signatures on-card auto lost in space 3ct lot
2011329527404040 1 Image
2014 PANINI GOLDEN AGE Historic Signature Auto BILL MUMY Lost in Space SP SSP
2011329529444040 1 Image
2014 Panini Golden Age Marta Kristen Auto Autograph
2615397912644040 1 Image
3110187688844040 1 Image
2014 Golden Age GIL McDOUGALD Auto #5 15 Historic Cuts Autograph Card
3809574927414040 1 Image
2014 Panini Golden Age HISTORIC SIGNATURES #mum BILL MUMY Autograph Auto LOST SP
1713956578824040 1 Image
2014 Panini Golden Age TON Y DOW guaranteed 0N CARD AUTOGRAPH & BASE CARD & MINI
1114131389974040 1 Image
1613751827834040 1 Image
2014 Panini Golden Age Historic Signatures #ANG Angie Dickinson Auto - NM-MT
3110199439024040 1 Image
BILL MUMY 2014 Panini Golden Age AUTOGRAPH Card Historic Signatures Actor AUTO
3312673803644040 1 Image
2014 Panini Golden Age CHRIS McCARRON Historic Signatures ON CARD AUTO SP Jockey
1312484906224040 1 Image
« Previous1234

Ryan Cracknell

E-Mail Author | 
Ryan's collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee hockey in his pocket. Today, he continues to build sets, go after inserts with cool technologies, chase Montreal Expos and finish off his John Jaha master collection. Ryan can be found on Twitter @tradercracks and Google+.

Leave a Comment: