Found articles in Alcohol & Smoking.
A Man and His Pipes
  • Feb 7 2019
  • 7 Feb 2019

A Man and His Pipes

Recently I had a friend pass away rather suddenly with cancer. He was in his 60’s and in the middle of his career.  His quick […]

Whiskey Distilled as a Collectible
  • Dec 28 2018
  • 28 Dec 2018

Whiskey Distilled as a Collectible

Bourbon, rye, corn, and wheat have provided the “water of life” in the form of aged whiskey since medieval times. Is that what makes it […]

  • Jun 14 2017
  • 14 Jun 2017

My Recent Buy

The “My Recent Buy” column will be a regular feature in the WorthPoint Insider newsletter.  What did you buy recently?  Share the object and your […]

  • Dec 28 2016
  • 28 Dec 2016

Cheers! Champagne & Bottles offer the Ultimate Bubbly Collectible

The New Year is upon us, once again. Soon you will hear “Auld Lang Syne” being played from the cold midnight streets of Times Square […]

  • Nov 11 2016
  • 11 Nov 2016

Do You Mind if I Smoke? Smoking Accessories and Tobaccoania

I don’t wish to glamorize smoking, however I have to admit that antique and vintage smoking accessories and paraphernalia are incredibly popular with all sorts […]

  • Nov 13 2015
  • 13 Nov 2015

‘Herzlichen Glückwunsch!’ Best Wishes on Starting a German Beer Stein Collection

Collecting something new can usually be overwhelming. When I first started collecting and selling beer steins, I was amazed by the vast variety available. A […]

  • Mar 18 2014
  • 18 Mar 2014

Music Items, Coin-Op, Advertising, Toys and Gaming to lead Fontaine’s Auction

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – For folks looking to start or increase their collection of musical items, coin-op, advertising, toys, country store, banks, gaming and more will […]

  • Dec 2 2013
  • 2 Dec 2013

Whiskey Making Collectibles a Legal Way to Remember Our Moonshining History

Aug. 10, 1958, just north of Blacksburg, Va.: The blue ’58 Ford sedan was hard to keep on the road. Moving at nearly 90 miles […]

  • Oct 16 2013
  • 16 Oct 2013

Q & A with Harry Rinker: A Bottle of 1969 Château Mouton Rothschild

QUESTION: I have a bottle of 1969 Château Mouton Rothschild. The bottle is No. 32124. The bottle label notes: “Shipped by / LEXIS /LACHINE & […]

  • Aug 16 2013
  • 16 Aug 2013

Q & A with Harry Rinker: Lithograph Motor Race Game, Mechanical Whale Toy

QUESTION: I have a Motor Race Game, a 16-inch-square lithograph tin game board and the six cars. It is in very good condition. My wife […]