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JFK Returns To Old Look In New Collectors' Coins

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) – President John F. Kennedy is getting his old look back on new collectors’ coins.

The slain president’s profile debuted on the half-dollar 50 years ago, and the image was subtly tweaked in the 1990s. 151 more words


A look at... Judge Dredd Annual 1984 (book.)

It’s another in my series of writeups on Judge Dredd annuals published by Fleetway.  This time I’m opening the 1984 edition (having already written about ’85 and ’86).   517 more words


Packing and Readying

We are packing up for another adventure. Thus, the suitcases above. I have some charming vintage luggage that I have collected over the years, but nothing quite so charming as the stack above. 388 more words


Back From ........ Indy Hot Wheels Club Summer picnic

2 Club officers and 1 member from NEODC Travelled to INDY this past weekend. Several agendas, Show our support and meet with Indy club and to meet Chris Parker and his lovely Loretta on their world wind Summer tour. 37 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge .... The Container or is it?

I am a fool for stuff ; but I have learned the hard way to be discerning as what I ‘collect’. First each item must be useful; there many be varying degrees of this rather ambiguous term.   178 more words


A beginning is a delicate time

A long time ago in a bedroom far way I began an obsessive journey in collecting vinyl records.  I’ve lumbered these across Britain, gaining and losing many along  the way and now find myself with an inspirational source of music with no time to truly listen. 146 more words

summer snap shot: baby brother at the beach

I got to spend a couple days away lounging at the beach with my bestie and her mom. It is a bit of a tradition that we have held for (nearly) every summer for the past 10 years (I have missed one or two of their more recent trips due to summer scheduling conflicts). 154 more words