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These are items for which I have received an order, but have yet to receive payment. Some of these items may be back for sale if the transaction is not completed.


Taken to Antique Shop for a time. Still for sale, might put back on Website Later. E-mail me if Interested. 

6386clipperbrushesa.JPG (132211 bytes) 6386clipperbrushesb.JPG (109901 bytes) 6386clipperbrushesc.JPG (121795 bytes) Set of Brushes with a composition holder in the shape of a flying Pan Am Clipper flying boat. Probably a Martin 130 series plane. Set of two wooden bristle hairbrushes with it. Good shape, with some wear to corner and edges. Small chip on the back, right. 7 inches tall, 5 1/2 inches wide. Neat piece, probably 1930s. $59.00 item #6386


 

Shipped Items

These are some recent items which I have sold. They will be removed from the site soon.

4964catawbagspatchesa.jpg (138663 bytes) 4964catawbagspatchesb.jpg (24053 bytes) Catawba Valley Girl Scout Council Patch and another patch that was with it that I assume was also Girl Scouts. North Carolina. 3 3/4 inches for the council patch, 1 1/2 inch for the other. $6.50 item #4964

 

Medal with mechanism inside that lets you find the time for mass all over the world. . may be used as a watch fob. 1 1/2" $22.50 item #308

6359nc3637srhfa.JPG (206270 bytes) 6359nc3637srhfb.JPG (236325 bytes) 1936-37 North Carolina Hunting and Fishing License badge. Rare "Acorn" shaped badge.  Has had the pin on back replaced with a different type of pin that came on the original. I've had a couple of these badges missing the pin over the years, it must not have been secured well. 1 3/4 inch. $200.00 item #3637

6360pa75nrfa.JPG (207855 bytes) 6360pa75nrfb.JPG (187789 bytes) 1975 Pennsylvania Fishing License Badge. Last year PA used a badge. I think the N on this one is for non-resident, but I am not sure of that. Only second N one I have found. Good condition, with some tarnish on back. $24.50 item #6360

6094larrybettencourtbata.jpg (75351 bytes) 6094larrybettencourtbatb.jpg (93193 bytes) 6094larrybettencourtbatc.jpg (78206 bytes) Louisville Slugger 40 mini bat. Larry Bettencourt signature model. Hillerich & Bradsby Co. Trademark. Very hard to read the last name, in fact I could not read parts of it, and had to do research by parts of the name, but was able to figure out who it was. Lawrence "Larry" Joseph Bettencourt (1905-1978) was a minor league player with the Wichita Falls Spudders, then an  outfielder and third baseman for the St. Louis Browns 1928-1932. He went to professional football and was a center for the  Green Bay Packers 1932-33. He is in the College Football Hall of Fame, Saint Mary's College of California. . He also  managed a minor league team in 1941  the Grand Forks Chiefs in North Dakota, may have been a manager/player for them. The bat is. 16 1/2 inches, some scratches, and wear, probably from play. Signature hard to read. Probably a rare bat. I contacted Louisville Slugger while researching this and they confirmed that Larry Bettencourt used their bats, and that they had an autograph contract with him back in the 1920s-1930s. $59.00 item #6094

5517jewishcharma.jpg (48630 bytes) 5517jewishcharmb.jpg (47824 bytes) Sterling silver and mother of pearl locket or charm. Silver Star of David on the front set in mother of pearl. Inside are two miniature pages from I think the Torah (Please correct me if I am wrong.) marked "Sterlim J.M.F Co. on the inside hinge. 5/8 inch. Good condition. $35.50 item #5517

6232shoulderinsigniaa.jpg (82360 bytes) 6232shoulderinsigniab.jpg (102359 bytes) 6232shoulderinsigniac.jpg (67815 bytes) Shoulder Sleeve Insignia of the A. E. F. 1917-1919 A Collector's Reference by George O. Morgan and Mark Warren. 1986. Shows shoulder insignia for the American Expeditionary Force in WW I Europe. About 50 pages, softbound. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. Light edge and corner wear, $19.00 item #6232

5704atlanticcitytunalighter1966a.jpg (87144 bytes) 5704atlanticcitytunalighter1966b.jpg (40992 bytes) Greater Atlantic City Tuna Tournament Lighter 1966. Made of brushed aluminum with the Tuna tournament emblem engraved. ATC lighter, Japan. Lighter has a few light scratches, but does not appear to have ever been filled with fluid and burned. 2 x 1 3/8 inches. $42.50 item #5704

1955 North Carolina Fishing Rules Booklet. 21 pages. Good condition. 3 1/2" X 5 1/2" $19.00 item # 374

 

 

4348repub1994a.jpg (63881 bytes) A. A.1994 Republican National Committee. 

5538armedforcesprayerepiscopala.jpg (16353 bytes) 5538armedforcesprayerepiscopalb.jpg (49662 bytes) 1951 Episcopal Armed Forces Prayer Book. Bible passages, hymns, and prayers. Cloth hardbound, 140 pages, 3 3/8 x 5 3/8. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. A couple of creases on the spine. $9.50 item #5538

5949sharprailroadcardh.jpg (77211 bytes) H. $7.50 plus shipping., #5949. 

 

5360kennedya.jpg (62190 bytes) 5360kennedyb.jpg (61562 bytes) Original 1960 John F. Kennedy for President pinback. Has the manufacturing company and union seals printed on the edge. Light wear, some rust on the back, 3/4 inch. I have several of these. $7.50 each, item #5360

5348bushquayle1988buttona.jpg (423466 bytes) 5348bushquayle1988buttonb.jpg (336657 bytes) Bush Quayle 1988 Campaign button. Marked on the edge, 1988 Creative Photo Crafts. 3 1/2 inches. Good condition. $12.50 item #5348

5344fdrlapelpina.jpg (24590 bytes) 5344fdrlapelpinb.jpg (21572 bytes) Franklin Delano Roosevelt FDR lapel pin. The round thing you see on the back slipped through a button hole on a collar. Enamel on metal. This would have been the type of thing a campaign worker or financial contributor would have worn as they were more expensive to produce, and also more subtle, than a campaign button. 5/8 inch, good shape, light wear. $42.50 item #5344

5357johnsonhumphreya.jpg (137089 bytes) 5357johnsonhumphreyb.jpg (126396 bytes) 1964 Lyndon Johnson - Hubert Humphrey jugate campaign pin. Some wear, light scratches, rust on the back. 1 1/9 inches. $7.00 item #5357

6139ilikeikepina.jpg (63737 bytes) 6139ilikeikepinb.jpg (77205 bytes) Nice I like Ike Eisenhower pin. Marked on edge, Lithographers of America. Light wear, and scratches. 1 inch, probably from the 1952 Campaign. $7.50 item

 #6139

5007vfwauxillariea.jpg (36324 bytes) 5007vfwauxillarieb.jpg (33877 bytes) 10K Gold VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars) Ladies Auxiliary gavel pin 1 inch. Older, good condition. $29.50 item #5007

4615deltapin.jpg (9281 bytes) Delta Quality Control Inspector tie pin. enamel on gold plated white metal. Good condition. 3/4 inch. $14.50 item #4615

1744a.jpg (35400 bytes) 1744b.jpg (22954 bytes) 1744c.jpg (29744 bytes) Songs Scouts Sing. Philadelphia Council, Pennsylvania. Copyright 1930. Some soiling to cover, wear to the edges and spine. A few creases in the cover. Yellowing of the pages, some water staining. Overall good. 104 pages, 4 1/8 x 6 5/8 inches. $30.50 item #1744

6126scouthandbooka.jpg (129039 bytes) 6126scouthandbookb.jpg (105095 bytes) 6126scouthandbookc.jpg (124749 bytes) 6126scouthandbookd.jpg (89993 bytes) 6126scouthandbooke.jpg (98019 bytes) 6126scouthandbookf.jpg (118801 bytes) 1943 Handbook For Boys Boy Scouts of America. December 1943 printing of the 1943 edition. Hard to find as paper was restricted. Very unusual in that it is full of ads, most of them patriotic. Very different than the pre war editions, and most post war editions as things such as service to your country were further emphasized. Norman Rockwell cover. 608 pages. 4 1/2 x 7 inches. Wear to cover, page edges, corners, spine.. Some soiling. $32.50 item #6126

01042germanbucklea.jpg (17630 bytes) 01042germanbuckleb.jpg (15012 bytes) World War One to World War Two era German  Army Enlisted or noncommissioned officers Belt Buckle. probably a field buckle. From the metal, and that it does not show a swastika,  possibly it is a WW I buckle. "Gott Mit Uns" (God is with us). Buckle is 2 1/2 x 2 x 1/2 inches. Good condition, nice patina.  $59.50 item #1042. 

 

5996penningtonchevya.jpg (100793 bytes) 5996penningtonchevyb.jpg (57422 bytes) Fake $1000 bill with the back advertising Pennington Chevrolet Company in Mocksville, NC. 3 3/4 x 7 1/4. Parchment type paper, artificially aged. I know the dealership was still active in the 1970s. Not listed today. Good shape. $7.00 item #5996

4610deltachopsticks.jpg (19902 bytes) Japan Delta Style fancy chopsticks. Inset mother of pearl, in black japanned wood chopsticks. Made in Japan. New, still with original foil bands. 9 inches. $22.50 item #4610

5887tencommandmentsbracelet.jpg (125396 bytes) Small bracelet with the 10 commandments, one per each 3/8 inch charm. Light wear, good condition. $15.00 item #5887

6239scoutpina.jpg (70535 bytes) 6239scoutpinb.jpg (76672 bytes) Very early Boy Scout pin. Not sure if this is from a Norman Rockwell picture or not, but looks like one of his illustrations of Scouts. Original paper in back. 3/4 inch. 1920s? Light scratches. $32.50 item #6239

Miniature pottery jug. Made by Evan Brown Jr. Arden is near Asheville. Mr. Brown is in his 70s, and still runs his shop occasionally .His father, E.J. Brown, Sr. was a famous itinerate potter who made pottery in SC, NC, and GA. 2 1/2" excellent condition. $32.50 item #385

5897americanairlineswings.jpg (76863 bytes) American Airlines children's wings, plastic. Give to children when they flew. 2 5/8 inches. A few light scratches. $5.50 item #5897

 

6332davidhuntbook.jpg (96922 bytes) A Guide to Collecting Hunting and Fishing Licenses of New York State by David Hunt 1995. 162 pages, paperback. 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches. Good overall shape, some wear, and staining on the cover. A few notes written in pencil in the back. Signed by the author, includes a note by the author, signed, to the person who originally purchased the book. I believe this book to be out of print as I, and several others, have tried to contact the author, over several years, with no results. An absolute necessity for the collector of New York state Hunting and Fishing licenses. Lists all the licenses, with pictures (some color). Also lists how many were issued of each license. With history and much more. $65.00 item #6332

5620dugoutmedala.jpg (46697 bytes) 5620dugoutmedalb.jpg (44317 bytes) Dug-Out medal. i am not quite sure of the origin of this medal, or even if it is political. But here is my thinking on it. General Douglas McArthur was contemplating running for president against Truman in 1952, many people called for, and campaigned for him to run. He choose not to. But some folks created both pro, and anti, buttons and etc. During his military career McArthur was unfairly criticized for commanding men to do things that he didn't do, giving orders that caused men to die, while he was in safe places. Some of his critics called him "Dugout Doug".Dug-Out, maybe Doug-Out?  I think that is what this medal is, an anti McArthur medal when from when he was contemplating running for President. In good shape, but the ribbon does have a tear on the front left. I put a piece of clear tape on the back to prevent it running. Easily repaired. 1 3/4 x 2 1/4 inches, plated white metal or brass. $29.50 item #5620

4367capshoulderboardsa.jpg (46401 bytes) Civil Air Patrol   Shoulderboards. Made by Mever, New York. Has Cadet Second Lieutenant insignia. Very light soiling, good condition. snap on clips under the buttons at the top.  $14.50 item #4367

 

6141jockeypin.jpg (146602 bytes) Tiny celluloid pin Looks like it might have been a Jockey. May have been a little advertising giveaway with tobacco, or something else. This came with a collection of other pins all from the 1920s-1930s that I bought at an auction.1 inch tall. No markings. Good condition. $9.00 item #6141

5249firechiefpin.jpg (32202 bytes) Early Fire Chief's Association pin. Screwback construction. Enamel on brass. Light wear. 5/8 inch. $12.50 item #5249

6172laborpina.jpg (102011 bytes) 6172laborpinb.jpg (113442 bytes) Labor Omnia Vincit "Hard work conquers all.", In Union Is Strength. Celluloid pinback. 2 1/8 inches, a very old pinback. Whitehead & Hoag Co. Newark, NJ. has an 1896 patent date. Some scratches in the celluloid. $12.50 item #6172

5842patrioticmedala.jpg (69377 bytes) 5842patrioticmedalb.jpg (61666 bytes) Patriotic medal, shows eagle on front, engraved on back is the name Thomas Bevacqua who probably was a soldier. Tarnished, marked Sterling. Shows some wear. 1 inch, 25mm. older. $12.50 item #5842

6350wsaybadgea.JPG (183433 bytes) 6350wsaybadgeb.JPG (185245 bytes) WSAY Rochester, NY Radio Announcer badge. My thinking is this was used by a reporter to gain access to crime scenes, news events, and etc. Probably not official, ie, issued by police, or government, but used by the radio station to identify their reporters. Made like a police badge. Old, well made. 2 1/8 inch. Plated. Light wear. $49.00 item #6350

PI badgeP I Badge back Detective Badge. (private detective) 1920s. $45.00 item #38

 

6300belltelephonepina.jpg (83078 bytes) 6300belltelephonepinb.jpg (63048 bytes) Small advertising pin Bell Telephone. The bell is made of celluloid, the pin is metal. Bell is 3/4 inch. Light soiling. $9.00 item #6300

5418reliablemeatblottera.jpg (61782 bytes) 5418reliablemeatblotterb.jpg (41677 bytes) Reliable Meats advertising ink blotter. Has several blotter pages that have been lightly used, celluloid coated cover, metal fastener. "The Good Ship Reliable Brings you Greetings Of The Season and our Reliable Meat Products Bring Good Cheer The Year Round Kingan & Co. 1427-37 E. Cary St., Richmond, VA.". In tiny print "Patented June 6, 1905 The Whitehead Hoag Co." Light wear, the blotters have seen some use. Corner and edge wear. $16.50 item #5418

5956rcapendent.jpg (68196 bytes) RCA employee Pendant. Probably gold, but unmarked. Has an inset stone. Probably given for a certain number of years of employment. 3/4 of an inch. $25.99 item #5956

 

5957bellpendent.jpg (96366 bytes) Bell System employee Pendant. Probably gold, but unmarked. Has three inset stones. Probably given for a certain number of years of employment. 3/4 of an inch. $25.99 item #5957

4926forpolicebadgea.jpg (62215 bytes) 4926forpolicebadgeb.jpg (45894 bytes) Ford Special Police Security Guard's badge. Heavy metal, blue enamel center. I bought some of these, along with the plant security patches. years ago. I thought I had sold all the badge, but found this one with some other items I had stored. 2 1/2 inches. $49.50 item #4926

5421batescollegepina.jpg (90874 bytes) 5421batescollegepinb.jpg (85487 bytes) Tiny Bates College pin. Bates is located in Lewiston, Maine. Around the rim it says Batesina Academia Condita 1860. On the shield in the center Amoreac Studio, I think. On the back it is marked K Co. inside a shield. Probably gold filled. 3/8 inch. Good condition, light wear. $14.50 item #5421

5367knoxlandona.jpg (73030 bytes) 5367knoxlandonb.jpg (91384 bytes) 1936 Alf Landon and Frank Knox Presidential campaign pinback with original felt backing. Button is 5/8 inch. Good condition, $9.50 item #5367

6032tinyairbornpina.jpg (17376 bytes) 6032tinyairbornpinb.jpg (22998 bytes) Tiny Airborne wings. Sterling silver. Has a loop on the back to attach this to another pin by a chain. Probably intended for a sweetheart or veteran, I do not think it was an issue pin. Very light wear. 5/8 inch. $12.50 item #6032

2036a.jpg (17386 bytes) 2036b.jpg (13750 bytes) North Carolina 1939 State Resident Fishing License Badge. All North Carolina Badges are rare, this badge is no exception. Badge number 16803. Nickel plated brass. Pin is intact on back. Badge has a few scratches, but overall very good condition. 2 inches. $300.00 item #2036

6331nc2930sha.JPG (157168 bytes) 6331nc2930shb.JPG (218185 bytes) North Carolina 1929 - 1930 State Hunting license badge. A nice badge, with a spot of foxing on the bottom, and some rust on the bottom of the back. Light scratches. 1 3/4 celluloid over metal. All North Carolina badges are hard to find. $125.00 item #6331

nc0173334a.jpg (22215 bytes) nc0173334b.jpg (14527 bytes) 1933-34 North Carolina County Resident Hunting License Badge. All NC badges are rare. Some scratches, light foxing, rust on back 1 3/4 inches. $100.00 item #nc0173334

6329nc193132chuntinga.JPG (187091 bytes) 6329nc193132chuntingb.JPG (171710 bytes) North Carolina 1931-1932 County Resident Hunting License badge. 1 3/4 inches. Rust on back, stains and scratching on the front as seen in the first picture. No paper license in the pocket on back. All North Carolina badges are rare. $90.00 item #6329

5757arrowoflight.jpg (40346 bytes) Arrow of Light pin. The highest rank in Cub Scouts. 3/4 of an inch. Clasp back. Light wear. $6.50 item #5757 

3035amerlegionpresa.jpg (8251 bytes) 3035amerlegionpresb.jpg (6328 bytes) 10K Gold American Legion Auxillary Past President Pin with attached 10K gavel pin. Excellent condition. Slightly bigger than 5/8 inch across. $32.50 item #3035

5437rationtokensmillerpursea.jpg (504508 bytes) Leather Coin Purse advertising Miller Construction Company Leesburg, Florida Phone 234. Has a beautiful eagle on it, zip closure. WW II era, filled with around 50 red war ration tokens. 3 1/4 inches, light wear and scratches. $14.50 item #5437

6102scoutmastershandbook1979.jpg (81359 bytes) Scoutmaster's Handbook, Boy Scouts of America. 1979 printing of the 1972 edition. 382 pages. 5 1/4 x 8 inches. Wear to spine, cover, edges, and pages. Some light soiling. Creases on corners of cover and spine. $14.50 item #6102

5830colibrifishinglightera.jpg (78967 bytes) 5830colibrifishinglighterb.jpg (83786 bytes)  Wonderful Fishing lighter. Colibri Electro-Quartz butane lighter. Works, shows some light scratches and tarnish. In original velvet box which has light soiling. Shipped empty of butane.  Lighter is 1 3/4 inches tall. $45.50 item #5830 

4903airplanebolo.jpg (29241 bytes) Bolo tie with an airplane medallion as a slide. The plane is a light low wing monoplane, I think it might be a Piper Cherokee. Slide is in good shape. Some of the fabric of the bolo tie itself is frayed, and the metal ends have some tarnishing and verdigris. Would not be hard to replace the fabric with a heavy woven shoestring, clean the ends. The slide is 1 1/4 inch. $12.50 item #4903

6392twapina.JPG (235832 bytes) 6392twapinb.JPG (156703 bytes) TWA Airlines pin. I cannot tell just what kind of airplane it was supposed to represent. Early. 1940s-1950s. 1 inch. $24.50 item #6392

6176rodcreelbeaupina.jpg (103744 bytes) 6176rodcreelbeaupinb.jpg (66023 bytes) 6176rodcreelbeaupinc.jpg (12306 bytes) Sterling silver pin of a rod, reel, creel, and fish. Made by Beau. Marked Sterling. 2 1/2 inch. Light wear and tarnish. Older. $32.50 item #6176

6339nj1933license.JPG (178937 bytes) 1933 New Jersey Resident's Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inches. Celluloid on metal. Cracking to the face, some tarnish on back. New Jersey badges are harder to find than many other New England State badges. $22.00 item #6339

6383vernlundestroutpina.JPG (207334 bytes) 6383vernlundestroutpinb.JPG (219510 bytes) Pin from Vern Lunde's Fly Fishing Chalet which is a fly and tackle shop in Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin. I think they are still in business. This pin was made of Pewter in 1999. Good condition.1 1/4 inches. I have several of these. $9.00 each item #6383 

sa1009sigmaphia.jpg (21771 bytes) sa1009sigmaphib.jpg (20541 bytes) Sigma Phi Fraternity pin. The Sigma Phi Fraternity is the second oldest social fraternity in the US, and was the first to expand beyond one college, and become a national fraternity. Founded in 1827 at Union College, New York. Tiny pin, 3/8 of an inch. A few light scratches, probably would polish. Not marked, probably gold filled, or plated. $12.50 item #sa1009

4927snapontiebara.jpg (21869 bytes) 4927snapontiebarb.jpg (15652 bytes) Snap On Tiebar. Gold plated. Made with a real 1/4 inch Snap On  box end wrench. 3 1/8 inch. Good shape. $14.50 item #4927

sa1016pa75yearbadgea.jpg (87422 bytes) Commemorative badge given out to commemorate 75 years for the Pennsylvania fish commission' fishing license program. . 1923-1997. Not an official fishing license. 1 3/4 inches, good condition.  I have two of these $12.50 each item #sa1016

6382bsapina.JPG (248121 bytes) 6382bsapinb.JPG (201995 bytes) Very early Boy Scout pin. Not sure if this is from a Norman Rockwell picture or not, but looks like one of his illustrations of Scouts.  3/4 inch. 1930s-1950s? Nice condition. Union seal on back. I have two of these. $29.50 item #6382

Jailhouse Key Huge wrought iron jailhouse key. From the Cattaraugus County courthouse in NY. Compare for size to the quarter. $35.00 item #114

5741patrolleadershandbook1938.jpg (120026 bytes) 1938 Handbook For Patrol Leaders Boy Scouts of America. Wear to spine, edges, cover. Creases in cover, yellowing of pages. Stamp sized paper loss on back where someone probably removed a price sticker. 598 pages, 4 1/2 x 7 inches. $24.50 item #5741

5972wpcrrpc.jpg (109253 bytes) Feather River Canyon near Belden, California, on line of the Western Pacific Railroad. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5972

5944gmtraintomorrowa.jpg (79773 bytes) 5944gmtraintomorrowb.jpg (41609 bytes) 5944gmtraintomorrowc.jpg (58843 bytes) General Motors Train of Tomorrow. From 1947. Small post card size brochure. Showing different cars. folds out to 3 1/2 x 33 inches. Descriptions of the different cars on the back. Slight soiling, edge and corner wear. Nice collectible. $22.50 item #5944

4356bellbraceleta.jpg (22075 bytes) 4356bellbraceletb.jpg (21710 bytes) Gold plated bracelet with 14K gold charm for 35 years service, Bell Telephone Company of Pennsylvania. Charm is 1/2 inch. $29.50 item #4356

5442casetiebara.jpg (116568 bytes) Case Tractors and Farm Equipment tie bar. Abe was the mascot for a civil war unit. And the owner of case choose him to be part of the company logo. Good condition, just light wear plated metal, 3 inches. Not sure if this was an advertising piece or something given to employees or dealers. $27.50 item #5442

5995schwinn1940a.jpg (103984 bytes) 5995schwinn1940b.jpg (115207 bytes) 5995schwinn1940c.jpg (117828 bytes) 5995schwinn1940d.jpg (124513 bytes) 5995schwinn1940e.jpg (96449 bytes) Schwinn Built Bicycles catalog 1940. Models shown : Auto-Cycle Super Deluxe B707-05, Auto-Cycle DeLuxe BA107-05, The Hollywood BA307-05, Deluxe, Roadster, Popular Price model, Paramount Racer, Sports-tourist, New World Racer, and perhaps most unusual of all the Schwinn Cycle Truck, a heavy duty bicycle designed for the delivery business. 23 pages. All color. 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Edge, corner, spine wear. Corner torn on back cover bottom. Light soiling. $32.50 item #5995

1525b.jpg (13151 bytes) 67 inch split bamboo Kingfisher boat rod. Notice the double guides and intermediate wraps. Line wrapped handle. Fair condition only. some wear to metal parts, wraps are a bit dry, with some fraying. Handle and etc. a bit dirty. It shows some wear and use. Would be great for hanging on the wall as decoration. $49.50 item #1525

6346ny1929htfa.JPG (161510 bytes) 6346ny1929htfb.JPG (187924 bytes) 1929 New York Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some tarnish on back,  light scratching. Very nice badge $42.50 item #6346

6343ny1932htfa.JPG (192144 bytes) 6343ny1932htfb.JPG (203249 bytes) 1932 New York Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some rust on back, staining (foxing) on edges. One crack through 1932, light scratching. Still displays nice. $25.00 item #6343

1503w.jpg (19410 bytes)   DC6B Douglas Northeast Airlines Sunliner postcard.3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches, unsent, very good condition, very minor edge and corner wear. $5.00 item #1503

4818unitedairlinespcsa.jpg (23812 bytes) 4818unitedairlinespcsb.jpg (28610 bytes) 4818unitedairlinespcsc.jpg (23732 bytes) Three United Airlines Postcards. Super Douglass DC-8, Douglass DC 8, Boeing 747. All unsent, light soiling, corner and edge wear.3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches.  $10.50 item #4818

5030panampc.jpg (50172 bytes) Pan American 707 postcard, Honolulu airport. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $4.50 item #5030

5370cubscoutringa.jpg (35473 bytes) 5370cubscoutringb.jpg (51086 bytes) Sterling silver cub scout ring. Good condition, but could stand a little cleaning. I did not want it to loose the patina of age, so did not polish it. $22.50 item #5370

ooo005.jpg (27213 bytes) Looks like this lady is very proud of her chair, to have brought it outside, and had it featured in a real photo postcard. It is a beautiful chair, elegant carving, leather upholstery. Says on the back "Mrs. A. Lewis (I think it is Lewis, bit hard to read) #31 - 5" ST No. Wheeling W. Va. I assume this is North Wheeling West Virginia. Postcard made by Freter Bros. Bridgeport, Ohio. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some soiling on back, edge and corner wear. A very early real photo post card. $6.00 item #ooo5

5087airforceobserverwingsa.jpg (8320 bytes) United States Air Force GOC Observer pin. GOC stands for Ground Observer Corps. Screwback lapel pin, enamel . Good condition. 1 1/4 inches. The Corps was started during 1942. By the 1950s radar had replaced the need for such a group and the Air Force shut down the program in 1959. $24.50 item #5087

Bugs Bunny, Tweety Bird, Sniffles the Mouse, Henry Chicken Hawk, Elmer Fudd, and Foghorn Leghorn. Wonderful Early Looney Tunes child's charm bracelet. Some paint is still left on the charms. White metal, good condition. . First one of these I have seen. A promotional item or a giveaway bonus or premium? $32.50 item #948

5351republicancleansweeppina.jpg (72674 bytes) 5351republicancleansweeppinb.jpg (77997 bytes) Early Republican clean sweep pin. I can't say what election it is from. My guess would be that it is prior to 1950, possibly pre WW II. I think it indicated a hope for a clean sweep. A little paint loss on the broom handle, but still really nice. 2 1/2 inches. $49.50 item # 4351

6247everdrymatchsafea.jpg (95344 bytes) 6247everdrymatchsafeb.jpg (60298 bytes) 6247everdrymatchsafec.jpg (31267 bytes) Park Sherman Co. Springfield, IL. Everdry match safe. Very well made, easier, and better, in my opinion, than the Marble's match safes. As old as this is, it is still just as useful to fishermen, hunters, hikers, and campers as it was the day it was made. Fill it with strike anywhere matches and you have a dry, safe, way to always have matches to start a fire, whether in an emergency, to cook a shore lunch, or just to have fun over a campfire with friends and family.  I keep one similar to this on my boat, in my camping gear, and in every vehicle. Nickel plate over brass. Striker on sides. 2 3/4 inches. Light wear. Few light scratches. $32.50 item #6247

 

1731a.jpg (29511 bytes) 1731b.jpg (38079 bytes) Marble Arms Company, Gladstone Michigan, match safe. Early. A few scratches, a bit of tarnish, but good condition. Shows wear from use. $32.50 item #1731

5735santafecards.jpg (91025 bytes) Nice deck of Santa Fe playing cards. Velvet covered box. All cards are present. Shows light wear. !950s-1960s? $22.50 item #5735

4899footballpipea.jpg (26449 bytes) 4899footballpipeb.jpg (30151 bytes) Unique football shaped pipe. Odd that the bowl opens on the front of the pope. Folding stem. Burl wood bowl, bakelite stem. May have been smoked, if so, only lightly. It has some patches of lighter coloring on the wooden bowl. 4 1/2 inches. $22.50 item #4899

0984manitobacoina.jpg (12910 bytes) 0984manitobacoinb.jpg (21707 bytes) 0984manitobacoinc.jpg (18567 bytes) Manitoba Canada Silver Dollar 1870-1970. Anniversary Silver Dollar. With case. Coin, 1 1/4 inches, vinyl & velvet hard case. $12.50 item #984

1593a.jpg (35668 bytes) 1593b.jpg (15893 bytes) 1970  Official Mint Set, Israel. Israel Government Coins and Medals Corporation. Uncirculated. In vinyl folder, with informational note on the coins.. 1, 5, 10, 25 Agorot coins, 1/2 Lira, and 1 Lira. $14.00 item #1593

5223fstrouthba.jpg (43758 bytes) 5223fstrouthbb.jpg (40387 bytes) Field & Stream Magazine Honor Badge Pin. Rainbow Trout. 10 lb. 8 oz. . 1 1/8 inch copper/bronze. Well made, good condition..  $100.00 item #5223

 

5608manitobamasteranglera.jpg (96012 bytes) 5608manitobamasteranglerb.jpg (45071 bytes) Manitoba Canada Master Angler pin with a trout on it. Awarded in 1981 for a 3.5kg. brook trout. Copper colored, screwback, Shows some tarnish, otherwise good condition. 1 3/8 inches. Awarded by the government for catches that met certain sizes. $32.50 item #5608

6311federationflyfishpina.jpg (93436 bytes) 6311federationflyfishpinb.jpg (73734 bytes) Federation of Fly Fishers pinback badge. This organization dates back to the 1960s. Lee Wulff was one of the founding members. This type of pin probably dates to the 1960s-1970s. Well made, heavy. 3/4 x 1 inch. Light wear. Copper plated bronze and enamel $20.50 item #6311

6340ny1940fa.JPG (229078 bytes) 6340ny1940fb.JPG (162120 bytes) 1940 New York Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some tarnish on back,  heavy cracking. $10.00  item #6340

6341ny1935htfa.JPG (199640 bytes) 6341ny1935htfb.JPG (187530 bytes) 1935 New York Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some tarnish on back,  light scratching. Very nice badge Notice that on this badge that the word Hunting is spelled Huntng. This mistake was made by the printer on all the badges to be issued in 1935. It was considered too expensive to correct, and get reprinted in time, to issue. Only after the initial badges were sold was it corrected. Far fewer correct spelling badges were issued, they are rare. $37.50 item #6341

6230campatterburypillowa.jpg (145161 bytes) 6230campatterburypillowb.jpg (79095 bytes) Camp Atterbury velvet and satin pillow cover. Camp Atterbury was near Edinburgh, Indiana and was founded just months before WW II.  Sent home by a soldier to his mother, probably during WW II. Has the following poem, "Mother - No friend half so near to me. No comrades so true. No pal half so dear to me Mother as you. No love half as sweet to me No heart half so fine. As the love and the heart of you Mother o' Mine." Some wear to the velvet. Light soiling. 15 x 15 inches, not counting the fringe. $19.00 item #6230

  5634militarypillowb.jpg (77399 bytes) B. 5634militarypillowc.jpg (73809 bytes) C. 5634militarypillowd.jpg (77824 bytes) D.  B. US Army Camp Croft, South Carolina sweetheart. Camp Croft was located near Spartanburg, SC and operated from 1940-1946. Light wear, a couple of small holes, light soiling. C. Army Air Base Richmond, Virginia. WW II, light soiling, some fading, couple of very small holes. D. Camp Stewart, Georgia. WW II, Opened in 1940 as an anti aircraft Artillery training center. Operated as such, and as a prisoner of war camp until deactivated in 1945. later reopened and named Fort Stewart. Some holes in the back, few small holes in front, light soiling. Dearest wife with poem. Your choice, 

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5853armyreceptioncenterpapca.jpg (87154 bytes) 5853armyreceptioncenterpapcb.jpg (82428 bytes) 5853armyreceptioncenterpapcc.jpg (70377 bytes) 5853armyreceptioncenterpapcd.jpg (84498 bytes) 5853armyreceptioncenterpapce.jpg (91756 bytes) 5853armyreceptioncenterpapcf.jpg (76792 bytes) Six postcards from the Army Reception Center, New Cumberland, PA showing various stages of recruit in processing, and beginning training. The cards are black and white, the ones that took a green tint were due to my camera, the cards are black and white. All have a war bonds message on the back. Postally unused, light soiling, light edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $15.50 item #5853

Alpha Delta Kappa fraternity pin. Gold marked 10K. 3/4 inch. $18.50 item #894

5627dickelsfob.jpg (52784 bytes) Dickel's Corn fob. Probably advertising for Dickel's Cascade Corn whisky. Early plastic, probably post prohibition. Some yellowing, and soiling. Same on both sides. 1 1/2 inches. $8.50 item #5627

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6060eastrivertunnelpc.jpg (97430 bytes) East River tunnel, New York. Shows you what a crosscut would look like of the subway tunnels running under the river. 1909, sent from Madison Square Station. postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. $6.50 item #6060

5544flyingmagazinea.jpg (140174 bytes) A. 5544flyingmagazineb.jpg (183963 bytes) B.  5544flyingmagazinec.jpg (155116 bytes) C. 5544flyingmagazined.jpg (156527 bytes) D. Four different issues of Flying magazine. A - April 1953. B - October 1953. C - July 1954. D - April 1957. Great photos, articles, and advertising about airplanes, aviation, and flying. All have some wear, creases to the cover, edge and corner wear, and light soiling. 8 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches. $9 each, or $30 for all 4 issues. Great reading. item #5544

6338ohiolicense3a.JPG (152674 bytes) 6338ohiolicense3b.JPG (149398 bytes) 1945 Ohio Fishing license with Ohio Fishing license holder. Tin. Used in the 1940s to hold paper licenses. Issued by the state. 2 1/4 x 1 1/2 $25.50 item #6338

4989wfkeya.jpg (53969 bytes) 4989wfkeyb.jpg (45821 bytes) Master Lock Company "Master Laminated Padlocks Sold All Over The World - Wolrld's Fair 1933 - Keep Me For Good Luck". The teeth of the key are some of the buildings for the fair. Very unique giveaway advertising  item form the Chicago World's Fair. Bronze or brass, same material a key would be made of. 2 inches.  $32.50 item #4989

5381avalonshippc.jpg (110452 bytes) Real Photo Postcard of the S.S. Avalon which sailed from Los Angelas California to Avalon Harbor, Catalina Island. Sent from California by someone who sailed on the ship to Catalina in 1949. Light soiling, Stamp is gone, took a little of the paper on the back with it. Edge and corner wear, and creases on the front. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #5381

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Beautiful hand painted/handmade plate of a girl with her three cats. 8 inches. Also pierced on back to hang on wall. Marked on back "Burkart Handarbeit F-6" Really cute for lovers of cats, and children. Design is raised, colors fired on. $32.50 item #641

sa1032elksplaquea.jpg (104550 bytes) sa1032elksplaqueb.jpg (90335 bytes) Bronze Elk Plaque. Great detail. Old. B.P.OE.  Cervus Alces. Good condition, with a great patina. Would look beautiful on a wood plaque. 4 1/2 inches. One antler tine on left side broken, as is the tip of the same rack, so only $7.00 item #sa1032

sa1049elksboloa.jpg (64678 bytes) sa1049elksbolob.jpg (57515 bytes) Elks Club Bolo tie. Gold plated bolo, enamel clock, red stones in eyes. B.P.O.E. at the bottom. Synthetic cord. Slide is 1 3/4 inches, Total bolo length aroun 32 inches. Good condition. $12.50 item #sa1049

5646ssargentinaashtraya.jpg (66467 bytes) 5646ssargentinaashtrayb.jpg (90931 bytes) S.S. Argentina ashtray. Made of some light metal, and plated. A few scratches, but still nice. 5 inches. This ship was part of the Moore McCormack lines. I think this was the second SS Argentina commissioned in 1960. Later renamed the Enchanted Isles under another cruise line. $17.50 item #5646

6302ssrotterdamplatea.jpg (133031 bytes) 6302ssrotterdamplateb.jpg (75775 bytes) 6302ssrotterdamplatec.jpg (25428 bytes) Holland America The Silver Cruise S.S. Rotterdam 1983 plate or plaque as it is pierced on the back to hang on the wall. Hand painted. Makkum is the company mark shown in the third photo. Good condition, no cracks or chips. 9 1/2 inches. This was for a round the world cruise on the Rotterdam in 1983. $39.50 item #6302

Norwegian Caribbean Lines Key chain. Little ship model mounted in lexan. Lexan block is 1 1/2" $13.50 item #423

Menu, Swedish American Line, MS Kungsholm, Havana Cruise. October 8th, 1958. Menu has Caviar, Turtle soup, Dover Sole, Roast Capon, etc, etc. yum! 7" X 11" $9.50 item #436

Menu, MS Kungsholm, October 9, 1958 Dinner. Wonderful selection of food. 6 1/2" X 9" Very Good condition. $8.50 item # 524

4893vulcaniamenua.jpg (27655 bytes) 4893vulcaniamenub.jpg (55704 bytes) Cabin Class Luncheon menu, MN Vulcania September 4, 1950. Chef's selection was: Anchovy fillets with onions, Ligurian Olives, Hand made noodles, Bolognaise, Springtime stewed sirloin of beef, Rissoled Potatoes, Mixed salad, Coconut Pie, Fruits in season, and Demi-tasse. Other selections were available. One side is in Italian, the other English. Sicilia print on the cover. 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches folded. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. $9.00 item #4893

4271normandie.jpg (30787 bytes) S.S. Normandie Postcard. Sent by someone that was traveling on the ship. Unfortunately the postcard has been glued in an album, so it has some paper stuck to the back. Some soiling. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $6.00 item #4271

5812ssunitedstatesplaceornotecard.jpg (31723 bytes) S.S. United States note of place card. 4 x 6 inches (4 x 3 inches when folded for use) Good shape. I have several of these. $6.50 each item #5812

6164disneynauticalpina.jpg (107128 bytes) 6164disneynauticalpinb.jpg (42129 bytes) 6164disneynauticalpinc.jpg (37793 bytes) Disney Nautical pin. Probably from one of the Disney cruises. Mickey Mouse on a pin with an anchor. Made in St. Lucia, in the Caribbean. Walt Disney Company, manufactured by Monogram products. St. Lucia is one of the islands Disney Cruises calls on. 2 1/4 inches. Good condition. $12.50 item #6164

Pacific Mail Schedule Pacific Mail Schedule. Fold out, 46 pgs. I think it dates to about 1910. Schedules, ports of call, accommodations, etc. all over the world. Wonderful text from the golden age of steam. Good condition, few fold marks, minor tears to a few edges. 4 X 9 inches $24.50 item #505

4588easternsteamshipa.jpg (40713 bytes) Glass Eastern Steamship Lines, Inc. Ashtray. New Bahama Star Liner. Grey glass. Good condition, a couple of very light scratches. 8 1/2 x 3 7/8 inches. $16.50 item #4588

4683festivalepc.jpg (32498 bytes) Carnival Cruise Lines Festivale, one of the smaller cruise ships. 4 x 5 3/4 inches. Sent in 1986 "Greetings from the Caribbean, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year." is the message. Light soiling, slight edge and corner wear. $4.00 item #4683

6029msryndamplatea.jpg (121146 bytes) 6029msryndamplateb.jpg (117039 bytes) 6029msryndamplatec.jpg (66117 bytes) Holland America Line Inaugural Plate for MS Ryndam in 1994. Probably commissioned to celebrate the first cruise. Delft blue, made by Royal Goedewaagen in Holland. 9 1/2 inches. Good condition. The shadow you see on the bow is just adhesive from where someone had placed a sticker. It has been removed. Pierced on the back for a hanger. $45.00 item #6029

5733royalcaribbeancards.jpg (93394 bytes) Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Playing Cards. Full deck in box. Box, and cards, show light wear, $7.00 item #5733

5382ssrotterdampc.jpg (42226 bytes) S,S, Rotterdam Holland America Line postcard. Postally unused. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5382

4837ssmonroepc.jpg (47894 bytes) 1908 Old Dominion Line S.S. Monroe postcard. Written on the front "With good luck I will reach N.Y. City at 3:30 p.m.. We had a rough sea last night with heavy fog. Oct 8th, 1908" Undivided back. Sent from Hudson Terminal, NY October 8, 1908. Crease across from at right, creases top left corner, writing, soiling, corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $8.50 item #4837

5737cubscoutguidebook1956.jpg (68051 bytes) Cub Scout Guidebook 1956 15 page softback pamphlet that gives an overview of Cub Scouting as it was in its day. Light wear to the cover, spine, edges. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. $7.50 item #5737

4274nworientcards.jpg (38707 bytes) Northwest Orient airlines playing cards. Still sealed, but some of the clear plastic has tears in it. $6.00 item #4274

4358bsaoabooka.jpg (60562 bytes) 1961 Order of the Arrow Handbook. 129 pages. Some light soiling on the cover and pages. Creases and wear to the corners, spine, and edges. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. $19.50 item #4358

sa1005tinyscoutbadgea.jpg (25539 bytes) Tiny scout pin. Jewelry type clasp on back. 3/8 inch. Good shape, older. $6.00 item #sa1005

5742scouthandbook1964wsupple.jpg (75725 bytes) Boy Scout Handbook 1964 edition. Also includes a 24 page supplement for rank requirements, 1963, for use until 1965. 480 pages. Wonderful ads. Light wear to cover, spine, and edges. There is a 2 inch tear to the back cover at the spine. 5 1/2 x 8 inches. $20.50 item #5742

Cast Iron pistol. plated, some light surface rust 2 1/2" $12.50 item #553

2076scoutjamcoina.jpg (19070 bytes) 2076scoutjamcoinb.jpg (19739 bytes) 1964 Boy Scout Jamboree coin, copy of a continental coin from 1776.. 13 original colonies on back. Aluminum. 1 1/2 inches. $15.50 item #2076

6027mahishrinerpina.jpg (48016 bytes) 6027mahishrinerpinb.jpg (44064 bytes) Shrine Mahi Legion of Honor pin. Miami, Florida. 1 inch, light wear and verdigris. Kind of unique fasteners on back, I do not see these very often, they operate like tie tack backs. Enamel on metal. $12.50 item #6027

 

6028shrinertietack.jpg (68818 bytes) Shrine tie tack. Not sure just what this little critter is supposed to be, he has a sword in his teeth, and one in his hand. Red glass eyes. . 5/8 inch. Good shape. $6.50 item #6028

6025tinymason14k.jpg (18787 bytes) Tiny Masonic pin, marked 14k on back, 14k gold. Screwback. Post and screwback are not gold. Masonic device less than 3/8 inch. $14.50 item #6025

1569a.jpg (27296 bytes) 1569b.jpg (28125 bytes) Lenning & Thompson, Martinsburg, PA. Art Studio. Very unusual photograph in that instead of being in a studio, it was taken outside on a front porch. Notice the deer antlers. Two of them are holding books, probably bibles, the woman in the center is holding a photograph. Nice cabinet card photograph, 4 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Light soiling, light fading, slight corner and edge wear. $8.50 item #1569

5709nilowinchesterpina.jpg (129937 bytes) 5709nilowinchesterpinb.jpg (112096 bytes) Nilo Farms pin. Nilo Farms was a hunting preserve started by Olin Winchester as a place to breed dogs, and test Winchester guns. Pins like this one were given to folks invited to hunt there. The dog on the pin was named King Buck, he was a national champion field trial dog owned by Nilo Kennels. Maynard Reese did his portrait which was used for the 1959 Federal Duck Stamp. The same painting was used for this pin. 1 1/2 inches, This is at least the second version of this pin. Probably 1970s. good condition, Very light scratches on front, some light scratches on back. $75.00 item #5709

6051woodstockpina.jpg (78793 bytes) 6051woodstockpinb.jpg (95440 bytes) Original Woodstock festival pinback. Not a pass to attend the festival, but probably a pin given out in New York at record shops and etc. to promote the festival. Woodstock Music and Arts fair. m August 15-18, 1969. The Grateful Dead, Santana, Sly & The Family Stone, Joe Cocker, and many, many, other famous artists appeared at this festival of music, love, and 1960s culture. Good overall condition, 1 1/4 inch, some rust on the back. If you were threre, wanted to be there, or wish you could go back in time, here is a button for you. $35.00 item #6051

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01093a.jpg (8256 bytes) 01093b.jpg (6925 bytes) 01093c.jpg (10629 bytes) 01093d.jpg (8867 bytes) Pennsylvania Railroad Pay Stubs & Envelope. 4 x 9 1/2 inch pay stub envelope enclosing 7 1961 PRR pay stubs. All good condition. The fellow averaged about $155 a month take home pay. Each paystub has the PRR logo as a background. A few wrinkles in the envelope, but they really don't show. $6.50 item #1093

1946 Safety Rules booklet for employees of the Pennsylvania Railroad. 26 pages, some wear. 4" X 6" $12.50 item #340

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5131prrclasssongc.jpg (88632 bytes) Class song written mimeographed on Pennsylvania Ralroad stationary. 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Paper is dated 1911. No indication of what school this was for. Light soiling, yellowing. Has been folded. $7.50 item #5131

5743scoutinginprotestant.jpg (97379 bytes) The Scouting Program in Protestant Churches. 1961 printing. Stamped "From the Personal Library of William E. Pearce". Rev. Pearce was apparently an important minister, and author, of books and pamphlets ranging from Protestant studies, to Scouting, and the Salvation Army. 44 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 inches. Good condition. Light wear to corners and edges. $10.50 item #5743

5736scoutingtowncountry.jpg (86159 bytes) Scouting in Town and Country Churches Boy Scouts of America 1961. A manual describing the role of Scouting as a part of the program for children and young people in rural churches. Brochure 28 pages 5 1/2 x 8 inches. Some creases on the spine, light wear to page edges. $7.50 item #5736

5769scoutingministry1971.jpg (110956 bytes) Scouting in the Church's Ministry 1971 booklet. 40 pages, 5 1/4 x 8 inches. Soft bound. Good condition, light edge and corner wear. $9.50 item #5769

5242gsscarf.jpg (82007 bytes) Yellow scarf. 36" long, 6 inches wide, pointed with the Girl Scout symbol embroidered on both ends. Good condition, cotton cloth. $12.50 item #5242

6093jimbeamracing hatsa.jpg (102275 bytes) 6093jimbeamracing hatsb.jpg (122984 bytes) A. 6093jimbeamracing hatsc.jpg (55696 bytes)  B. A selection of Jim Beam advertising racing hats.  All cloth. All new. Of the hats in the second picture (labeled A.) I have two of the brown hats, top left. One each of the others. Of the hats in the second picture (labeled B.) I have two of the black hats, and one red hat. Robby Gordon. Fairly cheaply made hats, so $6.50 each. Came with 1.75l bottles. item #6093

5824stfrancishospitalflpc.jpg (116901 bytes) St. Francis Hospital Miami Beach, Florida postcard. Postally unused 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light edge and corner wear. Nice card. I have two of these $5.50 each item #5824

4969mershampipea.jpg (21150 bytes) 4969mershampipeb.jpg (49136 bytes) 4969mershampipec.jpg (20772 bytes) Pioneer Deluxe Genuine Meerschaum pipe. It has been smoked, but is in good shape. Light yellowing around bowl, and where the fingers hold the stem. Beautiful golden translucent bakelite stem. With pile lined leather case. Pipe is 5 inches long. Nice pipe. $29.50 item #4969 

6345ny1933htfa.JPG (193292 bytes) 6345ny1933htfb.JPG (205007 bytes) 1933 New York Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some tarnish on back,  light scratching. Very nice badge $37.50 item #6345

6444ny1932htfa.JPG (191419 bytes) 6444ny1932htfb.JPG (197422 bytes) 1932 New York Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some tarnish and light rust on back.  light scratching. Very nice badge $37.50 item #6444

6445ny1936htfa.JPG (200468 bytes) 6445ny1936htfb.JPG (195340 bytes) 1936 New York Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some tarnish and light rust on back.  light scratching, Very nice badge $37.50 item #6445

6348ny1941hfa.JPG (190175 bytes) 6348ny1941hfb.JPG (176828 bytes) 1941 New York Hunting and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some tarnish on back,  few small spots of foxing on edges, light scratching. Nice badge, notice the very low number.  $35.50 item #6348

6342ny1930htfa.JPG (201021 bytes) 6342ny1930htfb.JPG (151254 bytes) 1930 New York Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License Badge. 1 3/4 inch, Celluloid on metal. Some rust on back,  scratching on front, some foxing (staining) on front and edges.  $25.00 item #6342

6038bsafirstclasspina.jpg (115346 bytes) 6038bsafirstclasspinb.jpg (87305 bytes) Nice, early, BSA First Class award pin. Marked on back Pat. 1911. Early safety pin type closure. Light wear. 2 inches counting the rope that dangles below. $15.00 item #6038

5762otschodelacouncilpatch.jpg (128127 bytes) Otschodela Council Patch, New York. 2 1/4 x 4 inches. Good condition. $8.00 item #5762

4656autoclubpaperweight.jpg (69837 bytes) Bronze Paperweight? Antique Automobile Club of America Founded Nov. 1935. Shows a Dureya Automobile. Well made. I am not sure what the tab at the bottom was for, maybe for drilling to mount it as a grill badge? 4 1/2 x 4 inches, 1 /4 inch thick. Good condition.  $29.50 item #4656

6265bermudasailboatbridgepc.jpg (99860 bytes) Somerset Bridge, Bermuda. Smallest Draw bridge in the world. Passersby have to open the centerboard of the bridge, and help the masts of sailboats through the 18 inch gap. Postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally Unsent. Light edge and corner wear. $6.50 item #6265

6409bsashoetokena.JPG (231840 bytes) 6409bsashoetokenb.JPG (221924 bytes) Excel Shoe Company Portsmouth, O. Good Luck. The Original "Boy Scout" Shoe for Boys. 1910 date, not sure if that is the date of the token, or the founding of Boy Scouts in America. Early. The hole has been drilled. At the time this Token was made, the Swastika was considered a good luck sign. Sometimes called an Indian good luck symbol. Also has a horseshoe, wishbone, 4 leaf clover, and etc. 1 1/4 inches, some scratches. $17.50 item #6409

1672.jpg (26336 bytes) 1939 New York Resident Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing License. Some stains and foxing, some surface scratches, light spots of surface rust on the back. 1 3/4 inch. $27.50 item #1672

4953navalwingsbucklea.jpg (28405 bytes) 4953navalwingsbuckleb.jpg (34815 bytes) BSA Explorers belt buckle.  Marked solid brass on the back. Some tarnish on back. 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 inches. $20.50 item #4953

4260orderofarrowboloa.jpg (12841 bytes) 4260orderofarrowbolob.jpg (29650 bytes) Boy Scouts of America Order of the Arrow Bolo tie. Enamel on metal slide. Slide is 1 1/2 inches across. Good condition. $26.50 item #4260

5670fsdolphinha.jpg (51197 bytes) 5670fsdolphinhb.jpg (57971 bytes) Field & Stream Dolphin fish or Mahi Mahi honor badge pin. 24 lbs. 0 oz. engraved on the back. A rare species for these badges. This badge is in good condition, but does show some tarnish and light wear.Pin and clasp are intact and work fine. . 1 1/8 inch. $175.00 item #5670

5674fslargemouthachromea.jpg (82689 bytes) 5674fslargemouthachromeb.jpg (55790 bytes) Field & Stream  Bass Award pin. What you see here is a very unusual pin. I bought this, and several other field & stream pins from the son of the man who won them. All of his pins were plated with a bright chrome or nickel plate. I do not know if the man who received them, or field & stream had this done. Several of the pins showed some oxidation so I am sure the plating was done a long time ago. This pin is very clean. It is for a 4lb. 5 oz. .It either was for a northern strain largemouth or a smallmouth bass due to the weight.  1 1/8 inches. $125.00 item #5674

5683fssailfishha.jpg (86958 bytes) 5683fssailfishhb.jpg (83580 bytes) Field & Stream Sailfish honor badge, 113lb. 0 oz. Probably a Pacific sail as this badge comes from the west coast. This badge is in good condition, but does show some tarnish and light wear. Pin and clasp are intact and work fine, 1 1/8 inch. $150.00 item #5683

5807kaiserwilhelmpc.jpg (98590 bytes) Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen Line Kaiser Wilhelm II ocean liner. Postcard, sent from Baltimore in 1905. Undivided back. Soiling, some paper loss where stamp was removed on the back. edge, corner wear, some writing on edges of front. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $8.50 item #5807

6381bsa1969njamboreea.JPG (252137 bytes) 6381bsa1969njamboreeb.JPG (263095 bytes) 1969 Boy Scouts of America National Jamboree Idaho medal. 7th National Jamboree. Farragut State Park July 16 to 22, 1969. 1 1/2 inch. Light wear, light tarnish. $25.00 item #6381

6317pa1946a.jpg (133629 bytes) 6317pa1946b.jpg (120420 bytes) 1946 Pennsylvania Resident Fishing License Badge. Very Good-Excellent condition. These post war badges are harder to find than ones from the 1950s, and it would be hard to find one in better shape. 1 3/4 inch. The badge backs differ from most license badges on this and the 1947 badge, in that they are painted gray. Celluloid front, metal back. Only the lightest scratches and wear. $35.00 item #6317 

6433pa1974fa.JPG (171122 bytes) 6433pa1974fb.JPG (179057 bytes) 1974 Pennsylvania Resident Fishing License badge. 1 1/2  inches. Light surface scratches, which is normal. A little soiling around the number decal. $12.50 item #6433

01026pipereamera.jpg (12717 bytes) 01026pipereamerb.jpg (7716 bytes) Unmarked, but very unusual pipe reamer. Turn the screw to adjust the width. 2 1/2 inches. $8.50 item #1026

hh015.jpg (31151 bytes) 1906 Capital Square park Detroit MI Postcard. Sent from Detroit, July 4, 1906. made in Germanym A.C. Bosselman & Co. New York. Some postmark ink on the front, Some soiling, heavier on the right hand side, a couple of creases, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $4.50 item #hh015

4098boottiebara.jpg (21054 bytes)  Sterling cowboy boot on a tie bar. The spur even turns. A few small scratches, and some tarnish, but overall good. Boot is 1 inch. $19.50 item #4098

5480gshandbook1949.jpg (256014 bytes) 1949 Girl Scout Handbook. 1947 edition, but 4th impression printed in 1949. Hardback. 527 pages, 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Light edge, corner, and spine  wear, light soiling. $24.50 item #5480

5603sportsmansdigestfoba.jpg (236113 bytes) 5603sportsmansdigestfobb.jpg (212496 bytes)  Sportsman's Digest Watch Fob. Early, probably 1930s or before. On the back it says "Sportsman's Digest - Cincinnati, O. - Dogs - Hunting - Trapping - Fishing - Outdoor Sports". At the very bottom it says Metal Arts Company Brooklyn, NY, which is the maker. Sportsman's Digest was a hunting and fishing magazine. I do not know if this fob was a give away for selling subscriptions, or just a promotional item. On the front it shows a hunting scene with a dog pointing. Shows appropriate wear, and a great patina. It does have a couple of groves on the front and back, just under the hanger, I do not know what caused those, but they don't detract from the fob. Bronze, 1 3/4 inches. $49.00 item #5603

6355schaefer1969maa.JPG (238888 bytes) 6355schaefer1969mab.JPG (138629 bytes) 1969 R.J. Schaefer Brewing Company Fishing Contest Merit award badge. Some tarnish, as shown. I decided to leave it, rather than clean it. Buyer could clean it if he wanted too. A few light scratches. Heavy, well made. 2 inches. $48.50 item #6355

6356garciapina.JPG (209014 bytes) 6356garciapinb.JPG (210517 bytes) Garcia fishing award pin. Given by the Garcia fishing tackle company when someone caught a fish on their tackle and sent in an application, and photo. I think it was from the 1960s-1970s. I think this was the Tuna pin. As you can see this pin has lost some of its gold plating. 3/4 inch. Could be replated, or displayed as it is. $30.00 item #6356

5318fsbonefishaa.jpg (22623 bytes) 5318fsbonefishab.jpg (21093 bytes) Field & Stream Bonefish Award Badge. 9 lbs 0 oz engraved on the back. This was given to one of the Magazine fishing contest award winners during Field & Stream's annual fishing contests. These are much harder to find than the honor badges. 1 1/8. Some light scratches and corrosion. $125.00 item #5318

 6324usattpina.JPG (144865 bytes) 6324usattpinb.JPG (162038 bytes) 1962 United States Atlantic Tuna Tournament pin. Given to participants in the tournament. Enamel on metal, screwback. Light wear. 1 inch. $39.00 item #6324

5624tennhflicense193940a.jpg (54833 bytes) 5624tennhflicense193940b.jpg (62904 bytes) 5624tennhflicense193940c.jpg (37980 bytes) 1939-40 Tennessee Hunting and Fishing License Badge with the same number paper license. You had to pin the badge on so game wardens could check at a distance, the paper license tucked in the pocket in the back of the badge to prove you were the one who purchased the license. A very nice badge, just light scratching. Marked on the edge Cruver Mfg. Co. Chicago. Some light rust on the back which is fairly normal for badges that were worn around water. paper license has been folded, and has a few rust spots. Badge is 1 3/4 inches, paper is 3 x 4 inches. Pin is in good shape. $200.00 item #5624

6352tn1935hfa.JPG (230372 bytes) 6352tn1935hfb.JPG (222415 bytes) 1935-1936 Tennessee Hunting & Fishing License Badge. Nice badge, only light wear and tarnish on the back. Has a pocket for a paper license in back, but no paper license is present. 1 3/4 inches. $175.00 item #6352

1562.jpg (13579 bytes) Franz Neumayer, Munchen. Beautiful young woman. European  Carte de Viste Photograph. 2 1/2 x 4 1/8 inches. Some spots, light soiling, a bit of fading, slight corner and edge wear. $7.50 item #1562

Bunney's Ltd. Studio Liverpool, England. 4 1/4 X 6 1/2" $9.50 item #855

5888lordsprayerpenny.jpg (75386 bytes) Elongated penny, rolled out by a machine, and with the lords prayer in raised letters pressed into it. Tarnished, 1 1/2 inch. $7.50 item #5888

5991firstnationala.jpg (134828 bytes) 5991firstnationalb.jpg (135907 bytes) Cute advertising card for The First National Bank of Brownstown, Illinois. A tip, has info on the bank, its history, officers, financial info, and etc. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 folded. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5991

5822carlylehotelmiamipc.jpg (116308 bytes) The Carlyle Hotel - The Ocean at 13th St. - Miami Beach, Florida postcard. Postally unused 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light edge and corner wear. Nice card. $5.50 item #5822

6105varsityscoutingexpcopy.jpg (68583 bytes) Leader's Guidebook Varsity Scouting. Scouting/USA. Marked on cover "Draft Copy - For Experimental Use Only!". A rare little book about a program that the Boy Scouts of America was trying in 1980, 2nd edition. 257 pages. 5 1/4 x 8 inches. Light wear to spine, cover, edges, and pages. Some light soiling. Creases on corners of cover and spine. $22.50 item #6105

6377bsayorktownpatch.JPG (209066 bytes) U.S.S. Yorktown Patriots Point 1988 Mt. Pleasant, S.C. patch. 3 x 4 inches. The Yorktown was a famous aircraft carrier during WW II, and is moored as a memorial ship near Charleston, SC. They have a great scouting program, for a reasonable price they will give scouts a full tour of the ship, even some areas not open to the regular visitors. Scouts get to stay on the ship, sleeping in a refurbished crew sleeping room. Meals are served in one of the Yorktown's crew mess. They show movies at night and etc. I had a blast as a scout, and as a leader took troops to the Yorktown several times. A great time was had each time. $6.50 item #6377

5774scoutpapersa.jpg (65068 bytes) 5774scoutpapersb.jpg (41929 bytes) Two pieces of Boy Scout paper. The first is a 15 page pamphlet from 1948 titled Realigned Basic Boy Scout Requirements for Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class Ranks. Becomes mandatory January 1, 1950. 4 x 6 1/2 inches. The other is a folded second class scoreboard to check off the requirements for Second Class award. Probably about the same date. Has penciled in initials inside. 2 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches. $5.50 item #5774

1530a.jpg (18398 bytes) 1530b.jpg (32632 bytes) Victor Veri-Light fiber decoy. Weighted to be self righting. some small chips in the paint on edges, and on bill. One glass eye is broken. Has a reinforcing band at the neck, looks like a repair or reinforcementr. Looks very good on a shelf. Has a copyright date of 1946 on the bottom.  $32.50 item #1530

Photo by Kottmann, Altoona, PA 4 1/4" X 6 1/2" $9.50 item #586

5252bsaadamsreservationpatch.jpg (69895 bytes) Bert Adams Boy Scout Reservation Atlanta Area Council patch. 2 3/4 inches. It has been sewn onto a uniform, but it good condition. $4.50 item #5252

6364nrabear.JPG (176453 bytes) National Rifle Association bear pin. Given out to hunters through one of the NRA's hunting programs to members who harvested a bear. Older version of the pin since it has a screw thread back. 5/8 inch, good condition. Plated metal and enamel. $20.50 item #6364

5609nrabeara.jpg (35468 bytes) 5609nrabearb.jpg (24398 bytes) National Rifle Association Bear tiepin. The NRA Hunter Services Division gave out these award pins for each species of game a member took and documented. Gold plated, enamel, 3/4 inch.$16.50 item #5609

sa1048reemopipetool.jpg (31659 bytes) Reemo No. 1 pipe tool. Aluminum. Just a simple little pipe reamer for cleaning out your pipe. good condition, I don't think it has been used. 2 1/4 inches. $7.50 item #sa1048

5413hawaiianmilphotoa.jpg (376914 bytes) 5413hawaiianmilphotob.jpg (238335 bytes) 5413hawaiianmilphotoc.jpg (301480 bytes) 5413hawaiianmilphotod.jpg (328483 bytes) 5413hawaiianmilphotoe1.jpg (386271 bytes) 5413hawaiianmilphotoe2.jpg (381733 bytes) These photos are all, I think, of the 35th Infantry, Hawaiian division of the US Army that were stationed at Schofield Barracks,  Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. . The first photo says "Gen. Winans and Staff Hawaiian Division Review 8-14-28, it is 2 1/2 x 7 inches. The second photo has stamped on the back the name, and address of a photo company in the Hawaiian Islands, very unusual military trucks, 3 x 4 inches.. Third photo is the same soldier as shown with the trucks, 3 1/2 x 5 inches. The fourth photo says Chateau Shanty Masterprint and is of a howitzer, and probably the general and his staff, Hawaiian Islands, 3 1/2 x 4 inches. . The fifth and sixth photos are of the back of an artillery piece, and ammunition caisson, each 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some yellowing, a few corner creases, light soiling and wear, but still nice photos. $39.00 item #5413

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6210starshomespck.jpg (129211 bytes) K.K. Mr. and Mrs. John Barrymore (Dolores Costello), Beverly Hills.

4831armbrustera.jpg (40070 bytes) 4831armbrusterb.jpg (63473 bytes) 4831armbrusterc.jpg (42676 bytes) 4831armbrusterd.jpg (84669 bytes) 4831armbrustere.jpg (91681 bytes) 4831armbrusterf.jpg (36615 bytes) 4831armbrusterg.jpg (40809 bytes) 4831armbrusterh.jpg (36884 bytes) R. H. Armbruster Manufacturing Company, Springfield, Illinois. Tents. Letter with beautiful letterhead and two envelopes. Printed on the back are pictures of some of the things they made. Letter is 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Envelopes are 3 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches. Envelopes show wear and soiling. Green envelope has been slit at the top. Buff colored window envelope was torn open on the edge. Envelopes were mailed in 1925 and 1926. Letter is dated 1926. Letter has been folded, but is in good shape. $12.50 item #4831

6439rrcgrousea.JPG (187469 bytes) 6439rrcgrouseb.JPG (189610 bytes) R.R.C. Rolling Rock Club Grouse pin. Sterling silver, Wallace Co. made the pin. 1 1/8 inch, heavy. Well made pin.  a very exclusive club in Ligoner, PA. Only the second one I have seen (the other is in my collection). $125.00 item #6439

4873signaldiska.jpg (61020 bytes) 4873signaldiskb.jpg (69743 bytes) 4873signaldiskc.jpg (49519 bytes) 4873signaldiskd.jpg (57045 bytes) "The Pocket Signal Disk U.S. Service Issue - The Standard Novelty Co. La Jolla, California." It says on the envelope "An original time saving device for instruction and review in the general service and semaphore signal codes. Including the international flag cod and special flags and pennants." I take it this was intended as a teaching aid. Hand written on the envelope it says "From Grandma, Sept. 3, 1944" 3 5/8 x 6 inches. Some yellowing, slight soiling. Small blue stain on one edge of the envelope. $24.50 item #4873

sa1052sidewalksnewyorka.jpg (74700 bytes) sa1052sidewalksnewyorkb.jpg (78213 bytes) The Sidewalks of New York 1923. Published for the Bowman Hotels. Little Leather Library. Tape on the spine, first page loose. Wear on cover, and binding. Yellowing, wear to pages. 3 x 4 inches. 124 pages, kind of a guidebook to New York. Places to see, maps and illustrations. $12.50 item #sa1052

4779militaryphysexam.jpg (35776 bytes) March 5, 1918 Draft Board Physical notice postcard. County of Somerset, Rockwood, Pennsylvania. Soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $4.00 item #4779

0960uniformsa.jpg (21210 bytes) 0960uniformsb.jpg (11372 bytes) 6 Post Cards British Soldiers in 1800 Uniform. Apparently these are all uniforms of units of the British Military that served In Fort Henry, Canada. Cards printed in Canada. Marked "Copy Fort Henry Management" Each card has a place on the back where something was pasted, maybe a stamp? It's removal has pulled up some of the paper on the back of each. Light soiling. Unsent. Six cards. Divided back. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $14.00 item #960

sa1168fspikeaa.jpg (64690 bytes) sa1168fspikeab.jpg (76542 bytes) Field & Stream Northern Pike or Musky Award pin. These pins were used for both species of fish at some point in the contest. Awards are harder to find than honor badges as to get an award you had to catch one of the top three biggest fish in a given year. Some years they also had line class, and junior divisions. Good condition, with just light wear and a little green tarnish on the back. No weight engraved on back. 1 1/8 inch.  $150.00 item #sa1168

 


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