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  • Jul 23 2008
  • 23 Jul 2008

Shredded wheat bowl, George Jones And Sons

Hi Toriang. Thanks for the info and have looked at other items by same person. Have found the Abbey pattern like mine and I am amazed that it is worth something. Must stop using it as a butter dish!!!

  • Jul 22 2008
  • 22 Jul 2008

Antique cast iron wall mounting candle or latern holder

This is a 19th century item that I bought from an estate sale. I have gone online to see if anything resembles this candle/latern holder. Some items I have seen resemble and are in the $800.00-1,000 range. My candle/latern holder swivels.

  • Jul 21 2008
  • 21 Jul 2008

The Comic Speculator: The Dark Knight

Unless you live under a rock you’ve probably heard that the sequel to Batman, The Dark Knight, opened in theaters last Friday. If you’re reading this blog I can only assume that you are a nerd like me and you’ve already seen The Dark Knight at least once. The buzz around the new Batman is mainly centered on Health Ledger’s portrayal of the Joker.

  • Jul 21 2008
  • 21 Jul 2008

This Week in Geek 7/16

Wednesday is upon us yet again and that means one thing! Well one thing for comic nerds anyway. New comic day! It’s mid-july, crossovers season is in full swing, comic book movies rule the box office, the Cubs are still first in their division and the new Batman movie opens this weekend. Who could ask for more?

  • Jul 21 2008
  • 21 Jul 2008

National Auctioneers Association Conference

Recently, I attended my first National Auctioneers Association (NAA) conference after 40 years in the business, and what a treat! There, I exchanged ideas with fellow auctioneers and learned new tips and modern tricks about auctioning collectibles and antiques.

  • Jul 21 2008
  • 21 Jul 2008

Totally new to this!

Hi! My name is Robbie Jean, I am so pleased to have "tripped" over this site! I’m new to this & I’m looking forward to many chats about stuff! My husband & I just recieved a storage unit, something I’ve wanted to do for a long time. He goes to flea markets, I clean the units. This is our 1st one, but already I’ve found some interesting things!

  • Jul 20 2008
  • 20 Jul 2008

Baseball Card Collecting as an Investment

  • Jul 20 2008
  • 20 Jul 2008

Honus Wagner Reached Baseball’s Peak, His Collectibles Card Soars Even Higher

I don’t know how I have maintained a baseball-card blog for the last few months without talking about what is largely considered to be the Holy Grail of antique-card collecting—the T206 Honus Wagner card. It is one of the rarest baseball cards in history, and it depicts one of the greatest players of the dead-ball era.

  • Jul 20 2008
  • 20 Jul 2008

Three Players Whose Collectibles Are Benefiting from Their Hot Starts

Every year, the first half of the baseball season showcases some amazing starts from a few players. Newspapers, sports talk radio and the Internet become inundated with conversation about the player and speculation as to whether he can continue the historic pace he has set. Statisticians try to project his first half numbers over an entire season to see if he will break any records.

  • Jul 20 2008
  • 20 Jul 2008

Call into my online radio show to give a little juice to your site.

Hello Everyone,

I just want to let folks know that episode 21 of the Auctionwally Show will be airing live on Sunday Afternoon at 2p EST.

You can call in and ask a question, comment or even plug your website or item for sale! The call in # is 1-645-378-1561

The link to get the the show is:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/auctionwally/2008/07/20/The-Auctionwally-Show-ep21