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ThriftyGypsy

laurinburg north carolina

54 year old timer who likes to collect different things. I like watches, pens and knives, and anything else unusual that catches my eye ! I just really like old stuf54 year old timer who likes to collect different things. I like watches, pens and knives, and anything else unusual that catches my eye ! I just really like old stuff. I go to a lot of flea markets with my wife, and that is usually where I find alot of my items. (Read more)

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Whistle For Milk ! - Art Potteryin Art Pottery
Previous posting of TL-29 knife, with the holster and pliers added on - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
TL-29 Electricians Knife - Tools and Hardwarein Tools and Hardware
Vintage Eiffel Tower Postcard - Postcardsin Postcards
Pickled Pistol Pete - Glasswarein Glassware
1957 Coca Cola Bottling 50th Anniversary Booklet - Coca-Colain Coca-Cola
Happy New Year To All My Fellow Collectors! - Paperin Paper
Vintage Cyclope "Green" Earrings - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Hyalyn Porcelain Ashtray - Art Potteryin Art Pottery
Vintage Satchel Guide To Europe - Booksin Books

Comments

  1. Hey Tom61375, This is a cool posting for me considering that I found a black Stardust casino ashtray Saturday at the thrift store for .50cent. They had a 50% sale going on so my total cost was .25. N...
  2. You are very welcome tom61375! Hope you have a good night. Thrifty
  3. As you would say tom61375, "I dig it!"lol. Thrifty
  4. Hey Manikin, I'll trade you a Foghat 8 track for your Eagles, Hotel California....what do you think? lol. Great posting and very informative! We have a thrift store in town that has hundreds of these...
  5. Thank you valentino97 for the love! Thrifty
  6. Thank you geo26e for the love! Thrifty
  7. Thank you antiquerose for the love and for stopping by! Thrifty
  8. Thank you Manikin so much for the love and comments! Glad to be posting again, and I hope to post some that are worth looking at! It is always good to hear from you friend, and I look forward to your ...
  9. Thanks nutsabotas6 for the love and nice comment. It's good hearing from you, looking forward to getting back and checking out everyone's post's. I need to check out some of your latest finds to! Talk...
  10. Thanks Virginia.vintage for the love and nice comments. I have also always enjoyed Japanese items, and the work that they put into them. Talk to you later, Thrifty.
  11. Thanks surfdub66 for the love and for stopping by. Talk to you later,Thrifty
  12. Thanks SEAN68 for the love and for stopping by. Hope you are doing well, talk to you later, Thrifty
  13. Thanks antiquerose for the love and for stopping by! Glad you enjoyed it. Talk to you later, Thrifty.
  14. Thanks moonstonelover21 for the love and for stopping by! Good hearing from you again. Talk to you later, Thrifty
  15. Thanks gargoylecollector for the love, glad you enjoyed it! Good hearing from you again. Talk to you later, Thrifty
  16. Thanks racer4four for the love and comments. After trying to look mine up, I found several different styles on a certain sales site. None of them were a perfect match although the size and style looke...
  17. Thanks PhilDavidAlexanderMorris for the love and comments! It does make a loud "whistle", but I wish it sounded more like a bird!lol. It is definitely loud, and would get someones attention real quick...
  18. Thanks AmberRose so much for the love and comments! I always enjoy your "finds" and collections! I definitely could not pass it by, even though it isnt something I usually look for. I think I am one o...
  19. Thanks maryh1956 for the love and the comments! I think I probably would have enjoyed the beer whistler glass better!!! I probabbly would have broken it somewhere along the way!,lol. Thanks for stoppi...
  20. Thanks kerry10456 and aghcollect for the loves! Thanks for stopping by!Thrifty
  21. Thank you toolate2 for the love! Thanks for stopping by. Thrifty
  22. Thank you kerry10456 for the love and nice comments. Happy Easter to you and yours also...it is really good hearing from you! Thrifty
  23. Happy Happy Happy Easter Mani, I still love this photo! I hope you are doing well, I have missed "talking" to you since I have been gone! Looking forward to more of your post's, and hopefully putting...
  24. That my friend, is one h#@? of a GREAT story! You should probably write a book...I would definitely buy a copy. I bet those were 6 wild months. I bet you have many stories from then. Thank you for sha...
  25. Thanks Roycroftbooksfromme1 for the love! Glad you stopped by, talk to you later, Thrifty
  26. Thanks SEAN68 for the love! I knew you would spot it sonner or later. Iappreciate you stopping by and checking it out. Hope you are doing well. I am looking forwward to getting back in the game,lol. T...
  27. Thanks tom61375 and vetraio50 for the love, and for stopping by! I am looking forward to getting back in the game, lol! Talk to you later, thrifty
  28. fhrj2, You are absolutely right. There are alot of items that I had when I was younger that I either didn't take care of or got rid of that I wish I still had. Iguess hindsight really is 20/20. Ithink...
  29. Thanks fhrj2 for the love and for stopping by. Glad you enjoyed my post. The only time I ever saw a set like this, I was in the USMC. I always have loved knives for as long as I can remember! I actual...
  30. Hey nutsabotas6! I am glad to be back! Thank you for your warm welcome!!!! Thrifty
  31. Hey Nuts, I appreciate the thoughtful sentiment and nice comments. I hope you are doing well. I was under the weather for the last week, and I am finally getting straightened out. On top of that we ha...
  32. Thanks nutsabotas6 for the love! Glad you stopped by, hope you are doing well. Thrifty
  33. Thanks gargoylecollector and vetraio50 for the love! Thanks for stopping by! Thrifty
  34. Thanks fhrjr2 for the advice! It is appreciated. I have been showing her the ropes for a long time. Thanks again, Thrifty
  35. Thanks fhrj2 for stopping by. That is neat getting to pass this on to your son. I have two daughters, and my youngest has taken up my habit of collecting antiques, collectibles and junk. I think she w...
  36. Thanks fhrj2 for the love and the comment! You are right about the toe stubbers, the ones this size hurt when stepped on in the dark!!! lol. I have always loved these type irons and buy them whenever ...
  37. Thanks freiheit and packrat place for the love! Glad you liked my iron. Thrifty
  38. Thanks bratjdd and freiheit for the love! Thrifty
  39. Okay, I admire you for defending yourself against me, more than once, and I feel that you are sincere. That being said, I do admit to being cynical. I promise to give you the benefit of the doubt, an...
  40. Thanks for the love Chrisnp, I arrived at Parris Island in October of 1979, I got out in 1986. Christmas 1979 was the most unusual one I have ever had! lol. Thanks for stopping by, Thrifty Semper Fi
  41. OOOHRAHH! kerry10456!, Thanks for the love and the comment. Semper Fi back at you. Talk to you later, Thrifty
  42. Owner of a Lonely Heart.... Definitely an awesome band! I remember them well, brings back alot of memories. Thanks for posting, Thrifty
  43. Thanks vanskyock24 for the love and comments. It really is amazing how fast we seem to be moving along! Thanks, Thrifty
  44. Thank you nutsabot for your post, which really got me thinking about my knife. I had put it away quite a few years ago, and had forgotten it. That is just one of the great things about CW, and the peo...
  45. Thanks Sean68 for the love and comment! It was always kept sharp due to the nature of it's use. These were sturdy knives that held up really good. Thanks for stopping by, and I hope you have a great S...
  46. Very cool item vanskyock24! I always love items like this, and from this time period. Growing up during these years really gave me an appreciation for them. I have always felt that I was blessed by r...
  47. What's up tom61375! Where have you been hiding?? I was about to give up on you! Good to see you back. I am sure you have been on an adventure????Oh yeah, nice contatiner. Talk to you later, Thrifty
  48. I can't believe you haven't got the message yet! Nobody wants to help someone out who is doing nothing but trolling for information, (to sell?), instead of doing the work themselves. If I am wrong, ho...
  49. Thanks Manikin for the love! Glad you stopped by. Thrifty
  50. Thanks jjsr for the love and the comments! I think that is why fishing in a boat works out better for guys! lol. Thrifty
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