Before I continue, below are links showing hundreds of examples of forged Mickey Mantle baseballs, photos, etc. found on Ebay (the most dangerous place to buy autographs if you're a casual collector or impulse buyer).
The below forged Mickey Mantle baseballs with the inscriptions HOF 74 and NO 7 is about as laughable as it gets.
The below forged Mickey Mantle baseball is listed by Ebay seller Goldminer7777.
There are no words to describe this crap!!!
Here's the real kicker; Ebay seller Goldminer7777 is selling two of these!!!
These forgeries were penned by a moron.