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E. Howard blip?
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2020 4:57 pm   Subject: E. Howard blip?
HOWARD
 
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These now are valued for the yellow unless a rare Gem or variation, rare case or super low number.
funny stuff and ongoing PW losses at the auctions
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2020 4:44 pm   Subject: funny stuff and ongoing PW losses at the auctions
HOWARD
 
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For a while I have been watching various American watches at the JH various auctions, eBay and certain web sites and apparently some guys are losing money, like buying from one venue and flipping on t ...
FISH?
PostForum: Pocket Watch Value Line for Collectors   Posted: Fri Jul 24, 2020 11:29 am   Subject: FISH?
HOWARD
 
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I observed the sale with wonderment. It looks like are RRs are back?

Time to "fish" and invest.

Howard
new to pocket watches
PostForum: Common Sense   Posted: Mon May 18, 2020 3:15 pm   Subject: new to pocket watches
HOWARD
 
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Buy the book before the watch!

The chapt or Jon H has books you might like to study.

Howard
Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Wed May 13, 2020 6:37 pm   Subject: Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
HOWARD
 
Replies: 17
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I see it differently. I see the same old egos (guys) glad handing each other (on the back from afar), so what the heck discussing values might add some life to that otherwise dead and often repeated ...
Say good bye to MARTS?
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Fri May 01, 2020 9:11 pm   Subject: Say good bye to MARTS?
HOWARD
 
Replies: 8
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By all accounts there are few bargains these days and with fewer old sellers there may be no goods to snag in any category.

Can you imagine a bunch of guys breathing on each other and 30 hands touc ...
Say good bye to MARTS?
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Fri May 01, 2020 5:27 pm   Subject: Say good bye to MARTS?
HOWARD
 
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My US$3.00 Gallet, purchase made for the American Market.
PostForum: Continental watch discussions   Posted: Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:32 am   Subject: My US$3.00 Gallet, purchase made for the American Market.
HOWARD
 
Replies: 20
Views: 8287




Hey, Ray, maybe Hess would like another opportunity to "boost his confidence" and own another. Try it on our Emart and send him a heads up!
low number
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:55 pm   Subject: low number
HOWARD
 
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One can't get much lower than #2; how about showing us some number one watches, Jon?

Still, one or two is good!

Howard
the BIG question?
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:54 pm   Subject: the BIG question?
HOWARD
 
Replies: 14
Views: 4432




If I choose to wear a watch I usually wear a 12s Howard or a small type watch in my watch pocket. I have never had a problem as there is no bulk, plus a watch chain protects it from dropping.

Howar ...
Marijuana Legalization
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:41 pm   Subject: Marijuana Legalization
HOWARD
 
Replies: 10
Views: 3495




Well, I am not a smoker of anything but marijuana stocks have all but collapsed.
sexy dial
PostForum: Dial Discussions   Posted: Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:38 pm   Subject: sexy dial
HOWARD
 
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Another rarity from the KING of rarieties and early American gems. I do not remember seeing this in Jon's collection, but then I was usually too busy collecting early Howards, corresponding with Roy ...
The thrill of the hunt
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 1:33 pm   Subject: The thrill of the hunt
HOWARD
 
Replies: 10
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Thanks again, Jon, for this great story. I never tire of reading Jon's moments of his decades of pursuing watches for his collection. It shows his dogged determination and commitment to the hobby. ...
London Cylinders
PostForum: English watch discussions   Posted: Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:28 pm   Subject: London Cylinders
HOWARD
 
Replies: 20
Views: 6111




For those that need an snswer to the above question posed by Jon, many old collectors have gone into dealing. I don't have a problem with that but this might be why there are so many fewer collectors ...
Unusual Chronometer type Balance movement.
PostForum: English watch discussions   Posted: Wed Jan 01, 2020 11:13 am   Subject: Unusual Chronometer type Balance movement.
HOWARD
 
Replies: 26
Views: 7540




Hello Ray,

Welcome to the chapter 149 message board. I look forward to your colorful posts. Althought I am strictly an American watch collector, I am interested in all pocket watches and happy to s ...
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