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Re: Just a part of the old mans collection
Dick Bennett #405611 Fri Mar 29 2013 07:01 AM
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Very cool, I like it a lot...even saw a couple pieces I wouldn't mind having.


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Re: Just a part of the old mans collection
porcelain-neon #405632 Fri Mar 29 2013 07:45 AM
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Amusement park for advertising collectors. The amount of volume is out of this world. Looks like everything is contained in his yard but has he ever receive notices from the city to clean up?

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hri_2008 #405644 Fri Mar 29 2013 08:41 AM
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Oh yea all the time but instead of telling us to clean up they get excited and start asking "where you get that" we been lucky.

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Great Stuff!!!

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HDiaz91702 #405829 Sat Mar 30 2013 04:32 AM
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I just had some clown picker offer me 1600 for my wayne 60 and 36b. I would think by looking at the pictures they would assume i know what i have
Just beep his nose and give him the bums rush. Thanks for the look-see. Nice stuff.

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The more I look the more Is see. Great stuff smile


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Great stuff! I love the large sinclair sign against the fence. Looks like your dad was a true collector. I hope one day I have this much stuff haha!


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Koby #406061 Sat Mar 30 2013 10:37 PM
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Just freakin amazing.....

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Originally Posted By: Koby
Great stuff! I love the large sinclair sign against the fence. Looks like your dad was a true collector. I hope one day I have this much stuff haha!


Koby,

I am assuming you know:

1- It took years to collect the stuff you see.
2- Stuff was available years ago (say 30).
3- A newcomer to this hobby will need "deep pockets" to accumulate a collection such as this.

I know of a collector (in his 70's) that has the most beautiful signs. He bought them years ago dirt cheap.
One example is a BUS sign he got from a couple at a flea market for $50 in early 70's. Similar bus sign
brought almost $15K at a recent auction. His is pristine & almost 10-condition.

Sorry, I can not share the pictures per his request!

Happy Easter everyone!





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Re: Just a part of the old mans collection
henlovestoys #408330 Tue Apr 09 2013 06:58 PM
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If this is what we can see whats behind and tucked away. These places
Are the stuff of legend. Thanks for shareing i think its displayed perfectly. Love the texaco 8 ball. Thx for shareing. Is this your old man or just some old man.


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Great collection!


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Man-Cave-Shoppe Dave #408372 Wed Apr 10 2013 05:17 AM
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Absolutely amazing!,


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