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by FJF
Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Round Sportsman?
Replies: 1
Views: 36

Re: Round Sportsman?

Hi Gabe, The dials in the images you show just migrated to those cases over the years. The only true Sportman watches are as described in my new books in Volume 3, Chapter 9, pp 970-973. On those pages, I show among other things, advertisements for this model and a letter from the Illinois Watch Com...
by FJF
Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 9/9 through 9/15/2018?
Replies: 22
Views: 1070

Re: WRUW 9/9 through 9/15/2018?

Thanks Bettie,

Folks can learn about my new books and how to order them at a discount at Illinoiswatches.com.

Thanks again,
FJF
by FJF
Fri Sep 07, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Looks like this watch belong here
Replies: 9
Views: 795

Re: Looks like this watch belong here

Congratulations on a truly spectacular Fantastic Find.

If you write up how you found it, I will try to include it in my Fantastic Find article in each issue of the NAWCC BULLETIN.

Well done!

Thanks,
FJF
by FJF
Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Burlington Special
Replies: 16
Views: 1436

Re: Burlington Special

Great work Pedro!!

NAWCo stands for the North American Watch Co. . They sold both complete watches and stand alone cases. I described them in detail in the Case Chapter of my new Book Set. These case are very difficult to locate.

Thanks,
FJF
by FJF
Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Cushion 15j Grade 903 in a Wadsworth 14kgf Case.
Replies: 4
Views: 777

Re: Illinois Cushion 15j Grade 903 in a Wadsworth 14kgf Case.

What an awesome Post Joel!!

Thanks for posting it.
FJF
by FJF
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Some super cool Hammy's
Replies: 8
Views: 700

Re: Some super cool Hammy's

I should have added that the case is YG and Sterling Silver.

Thanks again,
FJF
by FJF
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Some super cool Hammy's
Replies: 8
Views: 700

Re: Some super cool Hammy's

Mark/Jim

Here is a larger image of the Illinois Jump Hour Prototype.
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Thanks,
FJF
by FJF
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Fred's Book Set Is Sailing Our Way!
Replies: 3
Views: 433

Re: Fred's Book Set Is Sailing Our Way!

Thank you Bettie, I would like to provide several updates concerning my new books: 1. I recently scrubbed my order data base and learned that there are five Limited Edition Book Sets that will be signed and numbered still available for sale. These will all be sold at the $175.00 per book set price, ...
by FJF
Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Waltham Watch Forum
Topic: Fred's New Book Set
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: Fred's New Book Set

Hi All, I would like to provide several updates concerning my new books: 1. I recently scrubbed my order data base and learned that there are five Limited Edition Book Sets that will be signed and numbered still available for sale. These will all be sold at the $175.00 per book set price, plus $35.0...