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by inatime
Fri Oct 20, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: 1938 Elgin Model 2233
Replies: 5
Views: 85

Re: 1938 Elgin Model 2233

Thanks Magpie. Yes, the watch needed a new home and I'm happy to have it in my collection. :D It's better than the picture!
by inatime
Fri Oct 20, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: 1938 Elgin Model 2233
Replies: 5
Views: 85

Re: 1938 Elgin Model 2233

Thanks Bryan. Should have just asked you. :oops:
by inatime
Fri Oct 20, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: 1938 Elgin Model 2233
Replies: 5
Views: 85

1938 Elgin Model 2233

Would anyone happen to have an advertisment or catalog page that features this model? Thanks Bryan, great watch.
by inatime
Sun Oct 08, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Marquis
Replies: 8
Views: 197

Re: Marquis

I do like what appears to be the original dial. If anything a bit of time with Rodico and it would clean up.
by inatime
Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Hamilton Boxes
Topic: Hamilton Boxes
Replies: 113
Views: 29006

Re: Hamilton Boxes

I say might , because this is a jeweler ad, not a Hamilton ad. I've learned that the jewelers used their own independent illustrations or photos, not sourced from Hamilton, and they sometimes took. . .well. . .liberties. I think they have with the bands in this ad, for instance. . . . You're onto s...
by inatime
Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Updated Cross Country II (new bracelet)
Replies: 8
Views: 235

Re: Updated Cross Country II (new bracelet)

Another great example of patience and perseverance. Nice work!
by inatime
Thu Sep 14, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: warehouse Purchase - Timex Parts
Replies: 15
Views: 325

Re: warehouse Purchase - Timex Parts

Amazing patience! I get anxious when something is sitting on the bench for a month let alone 3 years. Well done.
by inatime
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: More flea market fun
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Re: More flea market fun

OK, can you call me just before you take a trip to a flee market? ;)

Well done!
by inatime
Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Welcome to the family (of watches)
Replies: 1
Views: 150

Welcome to the family (of watches)

My watch maker diversity continues. An addition to my newest interest, Illinois watches. The Beau Royale - she's a great specimen.