1961 Fleer Baseball Cards
The 1961 Fleer Baseball Card Set consists of 154 standard size cards that measure 2½" by 3½". The 1961 Fleer Set followed their previous years concept of a set of Baseball Greats, 92 of which have been inducted into baseball's Hall-of-Fame. By using retired players, Fleer could included bubble gum in the wax packs. The 1961 Fleer baseball cards were actually issued in two series, over two years. Cards #1 to #88 were issued in 1961, and cards #89 to #154 were issued in 1962.
By Dean Hanley