Found 110 articles matching Editorial category.
  • Jan 14 2009
  • 14 Jan 2009

How Much Is That Game in the Window?

The first thing I look for when I stroll up someone’s driveway to a yard sale or as I’m rummaging through the detritus of material […]

  • Jan 13 2009
  • 13 Jan 2009

Learn, Then Buy What Calls You

I just attended a major antiques-and-collectibles show and saw some really gorgeous stuff. I had money, wanted to buy something but had a hard time […]

  • Jan 13 2009
  • 13 Jan 2009

Interest in, Value of King Memorabilia Rise

This month’s significance will be indelibly etched in American history with Barack Obama’s inauguration on January 20 as the nation’s first African-American president. And only […]

  • Jan 12 2009
  • 12 Jan 2009

Turnipseed Reaps Diverse Collecting Crop

It started with a cardboard box at a garage sale purchased for $1. In the box was a plastic jewelry set—a bracelet, ring and earrings—all […]

  • Jan 9 2009
  • 9 Jan 2009

Top Obama Inaugural Collectibles

Superstar Will Smith got teary. Ellen Malcolm, founder of Emily’s List called it “a proud moment in our nation’s history.” Great Britain’s Prime Minister Gordon […]

  • Jan 6 2009
  • 6 Jan 2009

Wilcoxes: From dump diving to appraising

Mike and Sherry Wilcox forged their future climbing the fence of a rural Ontario dump. It was the second date for the now-married Worthologists. What […]

  • Jan 6 2009
  • 6 Jan 2009

Collecting Winning Football Coaches

There’s always talk and hype about great football players and their collectibles. Not so much about the sport’s great coaches. Head coaches are the driving […]

  • Jan 6 2009
  • 6 Jan 2009

Hot Wheels’ Goodwill Ambassador

At first glance, Bruce Pascal looks exactly like what he is: a respectable middle-aged commercial real-estate agent with a wife and family. But get him […]

  • Jan 1 2009
  • 1 Jan 2009

Lt. Reichard’s World War II Diary

Tom Brokaw called them The Greatest Generation—and they were. They lived through the greatest changes a generation has ever seen, from horse-and-buggy days to men […]

  • Dec 30 2008
  • 30 Dec 2008

‘Indiana’ Morgan: Hunting for Antiquities

As a boy, when Indiana farmers did their spring plowing, Rob Morgan would do some harvesting—his crop, Indian arrow points, turned up in the fields […]