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by retroworx
Sun Oct 21, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Dear EBay Sellers:
Replies: 297
Views: 55878

Re: Dear EBay Sellers:

veritas123 wrote:
Sun Oct 21, 2018 11:46 am
NEAR MINT!!!!!!
Oh my!
by retroworx
Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Hamilton museum display
Replies: 5
Views: 359

Re: Hamilton museum display

we were both invited to display our collections at the Lancaster County Historical Society as part of the 100th-anniversary celebration of the Hamilton Watch Co.
Any photos of your collection from that event or others?
by retroworx
Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Hamilton museum display
Replies: 5
Views: 359

Re: Hamilton museum display

Very cool, thanks for posting it!

I am still pouting over the fact that I didn't buy the one that Rene Rondeau sold at auction a few years ago.

Sigh. I guess i can't have them all. ;)
by retroworx
Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello Old Friends
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: Hello Old Friends

randy van wrote:
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:51 am
I will try to put some links to information contained here, which hopefully will get some to see the huge amount of knowledge and experience on this site.
Oh, I really wish someone would do this — the misinformation on the Facebook sites is killing me. . . .
by retroworx
Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello Old Friends
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: Hello Old Friends

It seems like a lot of new collectors - meaning mostly young - are in the Facebook Hamilton/Illinois/etc groups. Most may be unaware of VWF. I will try to put some links to information contained here, which hopefully will get some to see the huge amount of knowledge and experience on this site. We ...
by retroworx
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Dear EBay Sellers:
Replies: 297
Views: 55878

Re: Dear EBay Sellers:

Gabe wrote:
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:29 am
Just consider yourself lucky for getting the leprosy in the bandage for free, Susan! :mrgreen: :shock:
Gabe, that is hysterical! :lol:

Confession: I put on sterile latex gloves before I unwrapped that thing — seriously!
by retroworx
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Dear EBay Sellers:
Replies: 297
Views: 55878

Re: Dear EBay Sellers:

Dear eBay Seller: You have just achieved, for me, what is a Personal Best for packaging. You have outdone the Styrofoam Meat Tray Guy and the Diaper Guy. (They both would have given you a run for the money had I not managed to convince myself in both instances that the packing was not used.) Your us...
by retroworx
Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:51 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Electric Desk Clock
Replies: 15
Views: 1627

Re: Electric Desk Clock

dd813 wrote:
Wed Oct 17, 2018 1:06 pm
Here are two additional Hamilton electric clocks.
Forget the clocks, check out that Ventura museum display in the background! :o

Welcome to the forum — care to show us more of your treasures? I, for one, would love to see them. . . .
by retroworx
Wed Oct 17, 2018 2:36 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: My Pacer Collection
Replies: 64
Views: 8767

Re: My Pacer Collection

. This ought to do it for me as far as Pacers go: I'm finally done! (Of course, that's exactly what I said back on page one of this thread. :roll:) hotpoint pacer.8.jpg . This is the same Hotpoint Pacer that is shown in Rene's book — I'll classify it as truly rare, since he told me he has only ever ...
by retroworx
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello Old Friends
Replies: 9
Views: 836

Re: Hello Old Friends

Welcome back to the fold!