Matt Braum: Saving comic books from Mom
Matt Baum says he became a collector of comic books at the age of ten – when
his mother looked at the heap of comics littering his room and delivered an ultimatum: “You’ve got to pick these up … or I’m throwing them away.”
The Comic Speculator
This week Marvel Entertainment premiered their trailer for the new Incredible Hulk movie starring Edward Norton as the Hulk. This latest Hulk movie pits Bruce Banner, the Hulk’s alter ego, against the Abomination, another Hulk-type monster with more psychotic tendencies.
Golf Collectibles, Vintage and Antique Golf Clubs
Photo: Early 1920s Cochrane’s Ltd Club sold for $11,250 at Sotheby’s from the collection of Jeffrey B. Ellis. The complete collection brought in $2,166,210 and set a record. Photo and info from www.Golf.com
Is it Time to Buy Royal Doulton Again?
Today’s Photo: Royal Doulton Tiger sold for $270 at Direct Auction, Chicago
Daryle Lambert Blog: Paintings of the Great Outdoors Can Have Great Value
Daryle Lambert’s 31 Club Blog:
Today’s Photo: Lynn Bogue Hunt, “Blue-Fin Tuna” sold for $126,000 at Copley Fine Art Auction.
This Week In Geek 3/12
A good friend rocked my world this week when he sent me a link to something that made my skin crawl. Apparently there have been sightings of what is being referred to as “A creepy gnome” in a small town in South America and now a group of kids have caught the gnome on video. You can see the video here: http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/article902014.ece
Collectible Antique & Vintage Cameras
Above Photo: The Daguerreotype, built in 1839 sold for 391,000 British Pounds in 2007, through the Vienna Gallery and Auction House, becoming the highest price paid for a camera. Photo from Gizmodo
How to properly store your collectible comics
How to store your collectible comics
The collectible comic market seems to exist for two reasons: Mothers and incorrect storage.
Collecting Sterling Souvenir Commemerative Spoons
We have always created objects in commemeration of those places we love to gather and honor. None can be more prolific than the American sterling souvenir spoon.
How to Identify When Your American Flag Was Made
“Resolved, That the flag of the United States be made of thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new Constellation.” – The Flag Act of 1777