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Pocket Watches751 of 1140Kutztown 1915 Centennial FobContinued: Sterling Silver Match Holder with Fob
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Posted 2 years ago

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pw-collector
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Here is a tin fob that is 1.64 inches in diameter. Above the photo it says, Portland Centennial Celebration August 6-8, 1913. Below the photo are the names of the men. I can't make out the names on the top row, the bottom row from left appears to be, David Benjamin, David McGreagor, ?, ?, Mead, M., members there 17.
Any comments welcome
Thanks,
Dave

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  1. stefdesign stefdesign, 2 years ago
    Are you sure it's a watch fob? It looks like a pin or badge to me. I'm not an expert in this area, but I do recall this type of photo badges being popular at one time.
  2. stefdesign stefdesign, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the info! If I had a pocketwatch, maybe I'd use something like this as a fob.
  3. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    AR8Jason
    "Do I take it correctly PWCollector is Pocket Watch Collector?"
    Yes Jason, I do dabble in pocket watches.
    Great article you have on fobs.
  4. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    AR8Jason,
    Great collection of diverse items.
    Dave
  5. Militarist Militarist, 2 years ago
    This looks like a celebration badge that would have been issued on a ribbon with a large fancy brooch. The old guys look like a group of civil war vets but since there are no GAR badges to be seen I would guess that these fellows are possibly the local old settlers club.
  6. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks BELLIN68, AR8Jason, trgrubaugh, packrat-place, ttomtucker, Hunter, walk softly, kerry10456, happytobehere, stefdesign, Militarist & purple dog for the appreciation.
    I am so sorry I was so rude in the beginning, not to say thank you for all the appreciation given. I think I have now caught up with all my post and given thanks.
    Dave
  7. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks ttomtucker for the appreciation.
    Dave
  8. pw-collector pw-collector, 1 year ago
    Thanks walksoftly, AmberRose & pops52 for the appreciation.
    Dave
  9. pw-collector pw-collector, 10 months ago
    Thanks SEAN68 for the appreciation.
    Dave
  10. pw-collector pw-collector, 8 months ago
    Thanks Manikin & pops52 for the appreciation.
    Dave

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