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#101 OldGriz

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Posted 09 August 2009 - 13:02

Nice haul, but you 51 Vac is a SINGLE Jewel not a Double Jewel...
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Posted 09 August 2009 - 14:30

Thanks for sharing impressions, pics, and experiences, all, particularly for those of us who were unable to make it (AGAIN!) this year.
I suppose I should be happy that the car has those much-needed new tires and brakes, right? RIGHT?! :crybaby:

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Posted 09 August 2009 - 15:09

Great "You Are There" review R-V:)
very good tips for a 1st timer at a collectibles show..
Glad you found the the Skyline set, and met with friendly folks to help you along with your project..
(poke boxes are a great resource for new ones-not sure about pen shows, but some 'other collectible' show dealers are known to seed a few 'finds' to make such digging rewarding, esp for new ones/juniors)
Please share pics once its up and running:)
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#104 Frank_Federalist_Pens

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Posted 09 August 2009 - 19:20

Pen2Paper:
sooo...how many at the ink table at 2?
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There were about a dozen or so at the height of the "Meet and Greet"!
It was great to see everyone, and put names with faces!
I had to leave about 2:15, because I was only about half way through the show!
(Sorry, did not want to appear rude if I did!)

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Posted 09 August 2009 - 22:59

Darn. Missed it again, third year in a row, since I started collecting.
But, we are on the road, moving from NY to IL.
Thanks to everyone for sharing their show experiences.



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I'm bummed I didn't get to see ya there. Maybe next year, huh? :)

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