MacDaddyRico

Marietta, Georgia

Personal Website: macdaddybanks.com/mdbcart…

"He's an old hippie and he don't know what to do Should he hang on to the old Should he grab on to the new He's an old hippie...his new life is just a bust H"He's an old hippie and he don't know what to do Should he hang on to the old Should he grab on to the new He's an old hippie...his new life is just a bust He ain't trying to change nobody He's just trying real hard to adjust " -Bellamy Brothers (Read more)

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Astronaut Signed Bank Collection - Coin Operatedin Coin Operated
Peter max Rocket-ship Bank - Coin Operatedin Coin Operated
Buzz Aldrin Signed 8 Track Tape Cassette - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
1962 John Glenn Parade Flag Signed By John Glenn - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
1969 Coca Cola Foods Division Coffee Signed by Astronauts - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
Space Race Era Mechanical Toy Banks - Coin Operatedin Coin Operated
Space Race Era Mechanical Toy Bank - Coin Operatedin Coin Operated

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  1. Another great find..! By the way, love that t-shirt...
  2. How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon? Dr. Seuss
  3. I have one of the Moon...with markings indicating both Apollo 11 & Apollo 12..! I have another Apollo 11 specimen a little larger...
  4. Ah, Space...the final frontier...
  5. I have to say, it's just as much fun going to the shows and showing these fascinating artifacts to the astronauts, who have never seen these before!
  6. That is a treasure. Fully stocked, all original and in the original display-type box...even has the strip of cardboard around the seat. Mint In Box!
  7. So cool!
  8. Awesome specimen!
  9. Much appreciated, Phil!
  10. Thanks, Jewels!
  11. Tommy cured his cancer with...cannabis..! http://www.wakingtimes.com/2013/05/15/tommy-chong-beats-prostate-cancer-with-diet-and-hemp-oil/ Hey...it's 4:20...
  12. Awesome, and the fact that many have their original boxes is sure to double their value, which probably surpasses $1K..! These Japanese toys are more popular with collectors than many American-made...
  13. @ atomicscout Thank you...Why green...are you a martian..? ;D
  14. As of Jan. 2013, MacDaddyBanks is now Space Truckin'
  15. These great old promotional toy banks deserve my best efforts...they've led me on a journey of a lifetime so far, and no telling how far it'll go.
  16. Thanks for the comments, Phil. Yes, I try to buy each and every specimen in as good condition as possible, which came in handy when the brainstorm hit me to get these signed. These two specimens ar...
  17. Actually, Phil, I make the annual trek to Cape Canaveral for the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation-sponsored Astronaut Autograph & Memorabilia Show, and have been to 5 now. With expenses totaling ov...
  18. I say "why not" when certain opportunities present themselves...They may only "knock once"... I'm actually "out" $60 or so, but I think I'm still ahead... Thanks!
  19. The can is still sealed and marked "1969 The Coca~Cola Company Foods Division"
  20. In mint condition and signed by Buzz Aldrin, this 8-Track tape cassette is a true piece of American history.
  21. Mint condition parade flag signed by John Glenn. One of a kind in the world autographed artifact.
  22. MacDaddyBanks is now Space Truckin'
  23. Been extremely busy...Wow...Three years have passed already..! Jonathan Parker, sorry so late and you've probably learned by now how much these artifacts may be worth. Value is determined by rarity...
  24. Cool! Do you live near Cape Canaveral, by any chance? Reason being, there's an annual Astronaut Autograph Show there every early November.
  25. MacDaddyBanks is now Space Truckin'
  26. All the cool kids wore them in high school, before everything became so politically correct
  27. I'd leave it as is.
  28. I get dizzy just looking at one of those things...
  29. @ Toyman; Thank you very much. Yes, I always try to get the boxes as well. @AR8Jason; These were very popular back in the day, with millions having been produced. The survivors are coveted these da...
  30. This is my signed group.
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