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by Bluebonnet
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:59 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: The Elgin Firestone from the American Efficiency Series
Replies: 6
Views: 807

Re: The Elgin Firestone from the American Efficiency Series

Yes, that lady pops in here.... hi there y'all. I have a Firestone and a Markham, both from Bryan Girouard. He has beautiful pictures of both of them. I recently moved from Texas to Delaware and am still in a moving mess so taking pictures right now just can't be done....can't find my photo set-up, ...
by Bluebonnet
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: More Hamilton "Stuff"
Replies: 17
Views: 989

Re: More Hamilton "Stuff"

Love the additions to your collection. Sure was great seeing you in York....who else would go around with one watch on her left wrist and two on her right. So glad I was curious about that. :D
by Bluebonnet
Fri May 04, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: FRED'S BOOK: Illinois Watch & Its Hamilton Years - WHO GOT EM... CHECK IN
Replies: 38
Views: 3439

Re: Illinois Watch & Its Hamilton Years-WHO GOT EM... CHECK IN

Mine arrived a day ago. I'm going to develop more muscle lifting those heavy books! So much wonderful information to look forward to.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.
by Bluebonnet
Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Hamilton Sentinel WWII TWA presentation watch
Replies: 8
Views: 800

Re: Hamilton Sentinel WWII TWA presentation watch

And a very cool snag it is for me ... I'm going to love wearing it !!!! Even more precious with the back story. Love this hobby, or more aptly, obsession.
by Bluebonnet
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 2/18/18 through 2/24/18
Replies: 36
Views: 2508

Re: WRUW 2/18/18 through 2/24/18

Since Bryan is visiting with Mark, the Nookster, and Mark has Lou Gehrig's Piping Rock ........ my best guess is that Bryan is wearing the Gehrig Piping Rock.

:roll:
by Bluebonnet
Sat Oct 14, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: FRED'S NEW BOOK IS HERE!!! NEW UPDATE
Replies: 76
Views: 18547

Re: FRED'S NEW BOOK IS HERE!!!

Me too...can hardly wait for them to arrive.
by Bluebonnet
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hurricane Harvey here in Houston
Replies: 16
Views: 1984

Re: Hurricane Harvey here in Houston

Bluebonnet here (Shirlee). Way too much rain but my street is dry. I have a little "pimple" on my bedroom ceiling that is dripping a little. Hope the rain quits before the ceiling gives. My subdivision has been on the news as the land slopes down to Cypress Creek which is some 15 feet above flood st...
by Bluebonnet
Wed Jul 26, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 7/23 through 7/29/2017?
Replies: 37
Views: 3484

Re: WRUW 7/23 through 7/29/2017?

The Gruen Tank is utterly outstanding !!!! Congratulation on being its caretaker.
by Bluebonnet
Tue Jul 18, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 7/16 thru 7/22
Replies: 34
Views: 3304

Re: WRUW 7/16 thru 7/22

OOPS

Of course it's a Prescott, and that is the one my kids gave me. I do have a Putnam, but that will be another day.
by Bluebonnet
Mon Jul 17, 2017 2:12 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 7/16 thru 7/22
Replies: 34
Views: 3304

Re: WRUW 7/16 thru 7/22

The first day that I became acquainted with vintage watches, while trolling the internet, I ran across the Hamilton Putnam from 1935. It was love at first sight and so began my journey into watch collecting. On my next birthday my children presented me with a wonderful example of this model, with th...