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Monday, January 22, 2018
Wallet card miscellany
Some random wallet card photos I took walking through Baldwin and Freeport waiting for my car to be repaired. Some stuff I thought was inter...
1993 Studio Greg Swindell
Hobbies are golf, crossword puzzles and country music: Swindell said in a recent interview that he golfs “a little” and does crossword...
Sunday, January 21, 2018
A shiny pitching staff
Got some awesome Yankee cards from The Angels, In Order's Year For Team Traders . Lots of great cards, but these four stood out, mostly ...
Friday, January 19, 2018
Wallet card with a Gold Medal Flour sign
Gold Medal Flour is still around, but this faded sign is close to a century old. You see these a lot in the city but not so much on Long Isl...
Thursday, January 18, 2018
1993 Studio J.T. Snow
Hobbies are jet skiing, water skiing and racquetball: He likes to ski in his namesake, as well. He recently put up for sale his $1.6 mill...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Wallet Card with a Civil War Trophy Gun
Standing guard over a busy Long Island street is a 30-pound Parrott Rifle that was used on the USS Hartford during the Civil War. The p...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
1993 Studio Terry Steinbach
Hobby is hunting: Steinbach would hunt every day in the off-season. He even skipped the 1989 A’s White House visit to go hunting. F...
Monday, January 15, 2018
Wallet card with another old phone exchange
Found another 50+-year old elevator call box in Midtown with an alpha-numeric phone exchange. I love finding these - amazing how many are st...
1993 Studio Vince Coleman
Hobby is golf: Coleman built his home in Scottsdale next to a golf course so he could play there whenever he wanted. He once injured D...
Saturday, January 13, 2018
Wes Helms on baseball cards
Infielder Wes Helms played 13 seasons in the major leagues for the Braves, Brewers, Marlins and Phillies. In 1,212 games he hit .256 with 7...
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