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by owch
Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:59 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: $4.50 - sure I'll pay that...
Replies: 5
Views: 756

Re: $4.50 - sure I'll pay that...

Paleotime wrote:
Wed Apr 25, 2018 12:18 pm
I really need to get going the the servicing since my project box is completely out of control.

I'm sure nobody else here has that problem...
Nah...You're totally alone with that :lol:

Looks like it will clean up nicely.

Looking forward to seeing it afterward.
by owch
Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:54 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Ladies Parisienne
Replies: 10
Views: 806

Re: Ladies Parisienne

Very good-looking watches!
The black and white is very cool. I didn't know Elgin had made any bicolor enamel watches.
The 2 different blues are beautiful colors.
by owch
Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: April Arrivals... What's New?
Replies: 16
Views: 1657

Re: April Arrivals... What's New?

Looks great. Enjoy wearing it!
by owch
Tue Apr 10, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: Bulova Treasurer model 6AE from 1936.
Replies: 2
Views: 599

Re: Bulova Treasurer model 6AE from 1936.

x2
Looks very good.
by owch
Tue Apr 10, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: April Arrivals... What's New?
Replies: 16
Views: 1657

Re: April Arrivals... What's New?

Stunning group of watches.
Thanks for posting the pics.
by owch
Thu Mar 22, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 3/18 through 3/23/2018?
Replies: 27
Views: 2089

Re: WRUW 3/18 through 3/23/2018?

Last night and again this morning I wore a white gold Illinois ladies' Tonneau model with a moiré dial: In Fred Friedberg's eagerly awaited book set there's information about this model and also about the special dial. That dial is stunning. No wonder this one got wrist time on 2 consecutive days. ...
by owch
Thu Mar 22, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 3/18 through 3/23/2018?
Replies: 27
Views: 2089

Re: WRUW 3/18 through 3/23/2018?

For a recital at our church last night (my organ-design professor played Bach on the harpsichord and organ for the American Guild of Organists) and a music-club meeting this morning, an Illinois Marquis Strap: http://mrtoad.net/Media/201803WRUW/Illinois_Marquis.jpg Looks like a particularly fine ex...
by owch
Thu Mar 22, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Some nice Hamiltons on eBay lately
Replies: 30
Views: 2747

Re: Some nice Hamiltons on eBay lately

That Webster looks like it was seldom worn. There was a Thomas Hybiol of Detroit, whose marriage to Margaret Hallmann was announced in the German-language Detroit Evening Post of August 2, 1914. Look in the last column, labeled Heiratscheine Could be your man. https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn...
by owch
Mon Mar 19, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Some nice Hamiltons on eBay lately
Replies: 30
Views: 2747

Re: Some nice Hamiltons on eBay lately

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Vintage-HAMILTON-Sterling-Silver-Watch-Untested-/263540931840?ul_noapp=true&nma=true&si=o9wkCs%252BrjrFzSMdqp3IwUK1chTY%253D&orig_cvip=true&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2557 Apparently seller did not know what they had and someone alerted them. Nice to see that 100% of t...
by owch
Sat Mar 17, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Some nice Hamiltons on eBay lately
Replies: 30
Views: 2747

Re: Some nice Hamiltons on eBay lately

I saw the other nice watches, but not the Pinehurst.
Do you have a link to the Pinehurst auction?