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Have those smalls that are hard to display? #693156
Sat Aug 26 2017 11:52 AM
Sat Aug 26 2017 11:52 AM
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Longview, WA
Bob Richards Offline OP
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I collect Associated/Tydol/Flying A Calendar Cards... Because of their small size and shapes; they were stuck away in a drawer.

To be honest, the Cards were not being enjoyed while stuck in the drawer!

Well,I finally found a way to display them. (most of them, anyway)



The Cards are from Calendar Years 1948 to 1962 (a couple of the Cards are from the same Year, one being Associated, the other Tydol) and are not in order of Year... I like the graphics on the Cards and that some are Horizontal and others Vertical...

The Picture frame was a closeout item. I used small dabs of clear silicone that will not harm the laminated Cards, to mount the Cards to the backing paper so they would not move and/or slip... Like me, my display is not perfect! But, I do believe that like me; the display is somewhat interesting and a novelty.....


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Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693158
Sat Aug 26 2017 12:11 PM
Sat Aug 26 2017 12:11 PM
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California
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Looks great, well done!

Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693168
Sat Aug 26 2017 02:09 PM
Sat Aug 26 2017 02:09 PM
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Plano TX
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Good job Bob! Smalls can be hard to display.


Regards, Jim

I collect gas pump salt and pepper shakers
and the plastic coin banks both made by AVSCO.
Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693169
Sat Aug 26 2017 02:27 PM
Sat Aug 26 2017 02:27 PM
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So. Ca.
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looking good .. ... cool


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Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693173
Sat Aug 26 2017 03:40 PM
Sat Aug 26 2017 03:40 PM
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Michigan, Union Pier
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Nice!


Have gas all the time
Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693175
Sat Aug 26 2017 04:45 PM
Sat Aug 26 2017 04:45 PM
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MICHIGAN
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Bob, looks awesome!! Love all the graphics on the old advertising!


Steve Coppens
Always interested in Sunoco items!
Really want a Sunoco National pump ad glass!!
Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693204
Sat Aug 26 2017 09:09 PM
Sat Aug 26 2017 09:09 PM
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Kelso, Washington
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Turned out great! Smalls let you get more creative with how to display them.


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Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693210
Sun Aug 27 2017 06:19 AM
Sun Aug 27 2017 06:19 AM
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Wisconsin (South Central)
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Well done. I like it. Thank you for posting.


Randy
Re: Have those smalls that are hard to display? [Re: Bob Richards] #693219
Sun Aug 27 2017 09:56 AM
Sun Aug 27 2017 09:56 AM
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Cameron Park,Ca.
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It looks great. There are several cards I have not seen before.


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