Based on the success of the Conlon Collection Project, we are embarking on a new – and hopefully interesting – project. We’re calling this The Great Wax Pack Derby! It’s a group writing collective, like Conlon project.
The idea is to get donations of somewhere between 50 to 100 wax packs of baseball cards that might include Topps, Bowman, Fleer, Upper Deck, etc., ensuring that they are in fact, wax packs
Once we have gathered up a critical mass of wax packs, we will send out a solicitation to SABR Baseball Card Committee members who may be interested in receiving a wax pack. The idea, again, like the Conlon Project, is that those members who receive a wax pack are then obligated to select one card from that pack to write about.
Once we have gathered large groups of stories, we will post them – at least five stories a week – to the SABR Baseball Card committee blog. It would be ideal to have this project completed by the end of Spring (in time for the SABR Convention in San Diego)!
So, if you are interested in donating a few wax packs from your collection to this project, we would be very grateful for your contribution.
Again, this is a group writing collective that benefits our SABR Baseball Card Committee. Send me an email, and let me know if you are willing to donate a few wax packs from your collection. I’m at firstname.lastname@example.org