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Ted_Straub

It is fun to collect items, and I attend estate and yard sales, as well auctions and EBAY to help in this regard. Though I fall for "whatever captures my fancy", It is fun to collect items, and I attend estate and yard sales, as well auctions and EBAY to help in this regard. Though I fall for "whatever captures my fancy", my special interests are alcohol and tobacco items, railroadiana, sports material, restaurantware, general advertising and photographs. If you are interested in discussing such things, or sharing information etc., my email is: tagspa@ptd.net (Read more)

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B.G. & E. Manhole Cover - Tools and Hardwarein Tools and Hardware
Manhole  Cover, Buffalo, NY - Tools and Hardwarein Tools and Hardware
Miami Night Club, Baltimore, MD Ashtray...... - Tobaccianain Tobacciana
Calvert Whiskey Ashtray - Tobaccianain Tobacciana
May Crowning, St. Hedwig's School Kingston, PA around 1957 - Photographsin Photographs
Storefront Mosaic, Luzerne, PA - Advertisingin Advertising
Kingston, PA Centennial 1957 Badge - Advertisingin Advertising
Straub's Bar.....Kingston, PA - Art Decoin Art Deco
Kingston, PA Centennial 1957 - Photographsin Photographs
Greyhound Bus Station, Binghamton, New York 1980 - Art Decoin Art Deco

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  1. Thank you, Thomas, AO and fortapache!
  2. Thank you, fort.....
  3. Thank you, Jenni!
  4. So true, Thomas..you have a great rest of the weekend, too!
  5. Hi, V-50...thanks for the love!
  6. Good afternoon, AO and Thomas....I am happy to have shared the info on Baltimore's Block with you. Often the story behind the story, photo in this case, is most revealing!
  7. Thank you, Jenni for your love of this item....
  8. Thank you, thomas...For some reason I find these things interesting...some can even be considered works of art. Especially poignant is capturing images of defunct entities....like "Wurtz and Son", who...
  9. Thank you, AO....
  10. Hi, Thomas...thanks for the inquiry. Attached is an article from 1952, which describes "The Block". An interesting article, which has some description of the Miami Night club! Let me know what you thi...
  11. Thank you both Thomas and Ben...I appreciate your love of this item....
  12. Thank you, officialfuel, purvis, fortapache, and Jenni...your loves are appreciated!
  13. Thank you, AO!
  14. Thank you, AO, vinyl33, and V-50! I appreciate your loves!!!!
  15. Thank you, Thomas and Jenni...I appreciate your love of the collectible ashtray. As smoking has gone out vogue, though still used for their original purpose, such ashtrays now serve other duties. S...
  16. Thank you, inky...yes those windows were a popular treatment back in the 40s. Their allure is timeless. The bar has closed and has been redone into an apartment, with no trace of its former glory :( ...
  17. Good morning, all..thanks for your loves of this nostalgic image!
  18. Thank you, stuff!
  19. Hi, AO...yes, it does have the Art-Deco look. It is a fine example of that genre. Unfortunately, I do not know what Reeves sold. The next time that I pass by there, I will ask the present occupants...
  20. Hello, ToyRebel...thank you!!!!
  21. Thank you, Jenni!
  22. Thank you, everyone...I appreciate your loves of this image!
  23. Thank you, Stuff.....that is great information that you have related! And I see the same trends around my area, which is depressing..... Thank you for your input, and also for your love of my posts...
  24. Anything Obscure...here is some info of the bus station. The neon still does work, and someone commented that there is diner on the premises.... https://foursquare.com/v/greater-binghamton-transpor...
  25. Good afternoon, PW.....thanks for your recollection of the Greyhound station! Such events are unforgettable...!
  26. Hi, AO....thanks for your kind comments and thoughtful question. I have not been there in a while, so I am not positive of the answers. I am assuming that the neon still works, and am reasonably su...
  27. Hi, Stuff...yes the badges all were for the 157 Kingston, PA Centennial.....thanks for your question...Ted
  28. Thank you all, for your love of this telework...
  29. Thank you, everyone for your loves of these images!!!
  30. Hi, trey...I was doing OK that day, so I left the penny for someone who may have needed better luck then :) I love the old buildings, too!
  31. Hi,, valentino....I take my camera with me often, in the hopes of finding more of these great creations!
  32. Thanking each of you for your love of this image.....
  33. That is good to hear, RonM...architectural salvage is an interesting activity!
  34. Hi, sean...thsnks for the love!!!
  35. Thank you, keramikos....
  36. Thank you, kwqd!
  37. Good morning, fort...thanks!!!!!
  38. Hi, Jenni...thanks for the love, and for your insightful comments. In addition to resembling atoms, they also resemble the chains that we find in organic Chemistry.
  39. Thank you, hunter, and Watchsearcher...your loves of this entryway are appreciated!
  40. Thank you, 'stuff! Such entryways have always intrigued me!
  41. Thanks to all who have expressed love of this image....
  42. Thank you all for your loves of this steam engine.....
  43. Hi, jenni, v-50, dlp, and fortapache......thanks for the love!
  44. Thanking each of you for your love of this image......
  45. Thank you, Ben!
  46. Ha, ha...thanks, 'stuff!
  47. Thank you all for your loves of this item!!!!
  48. Each of your loves of this item are deeply appreciated!
  49. I appreciate the loves that each of you has shown re: these items!!!!!
  50. Hi, keramikos...your valuable on this subject is much appreciated! Your attention to detail is really apparent, and your recollection of the fights indicates your knowledge of the fight game! Thank...
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