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Category Archives: General Information
New Location for Some Inventory – Other Updates
New Location: Some of our inventory is now on consignment at the new office suite for Heritage Health Services, which also houses the offices of The Grief Warrior Project. Profits, after expenses, from the sale of the inventory will – … Continue reading
An Old Fashioned Country Store in New England
Our new cover photo for our Facebook page and Facebook group is of a framed print I have that is not for sale. John loved the idea of having an old-fashioned gathering place for men to hang out and shoot … Continue reading
Pay Pal Scams on Craigslist (from another blogger)
A few minutes ago, I updated a “for sale” post on Craigslist, only to find the post blocked because I gave information on how to use PayPal. It seemed clear that the reason was because Craigslist scammers have used PayPal … Continue reading
Posted in General Information, Miscellaneous Tagged beatcraigslist, cheater, craigslist, PayPal, scam, scammer 23 Comments
Happy Thanksgiving to all… We wish you a few quiet moments to reflect on the many joys in your life, whether they are large or small. For me, right now, it’s knowing that John and I have a strong marriage, good jobs, … Continue reading
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And the Winnah Is…..
Gerald Burpee is the Winner of Two Free Balloon Ride Tickets!! I just gave him a call and unfortunately he wasn’t able to talk right then, but we’re looking forward to presenting the tickets to him and a lucky other … Continue reading
We’re About to Announce the Winner of our “Hit the Skies” Contest!
We’re about to announce the winner of the Balloon Ride tickets! Just waiting for the Hubs to arrive at the shop, so he can pick the name out of the paper bag! What, you expected us to use some kind of … Continue reading
Don’t Forget – You Could Win this Contest! Hit the Skies with a Free Hot Air Balloon Ride for Two
The contest ends tonight at midnight… don’t miss out on your chance to win! And remember, you can enter more than once (only once per day per person, though!) You and a very special person of your choosing could win … Continue reading
Hit the Skies with a Free Hot Air Balloon Ride for Two – You Could Win!!
You and a very special person of your choosing could win a pair of tickets to ride a hot air balloon at the Great Falls Balloon Festival!! Just imagine… you & your spouse or significant other, or you & one … Continue reading
Posted in Events, General Information Tagged antique, Auburn, Balloon, Balloon Festival, collectible, free tickets, Great Falls Balloon Festival, Heritage Collectibles, hot air, Lewiston, Moon Glow, Moonglow, signage, vintage, win 9 Comments
According to thestreet.com, Don’t Bother Collecting These…
TheStreet.com describes itself as “a leading digital financial company… [providing] the most actionable ideas from the world of investing, finance and business…”. The article discussed in this blog can be found via this link: http://www.thestreet.com/story/13162897/1/15-collectibles-that-are-completely-worthless.html The list includes: 1. Hummel … Continue reading
Posted in Collectibles, General Information Tagged Beanie Baby, Cabbage Patch, collectors plates, Franklin Mint, Happy Meal, Heritage Collectibles, Hess, Hess truck, Hot Wheels, Hummel, Lladro, marbles, Norman Rockwell, pogs, Precious Moments, Princess Diana, thestreet.com, Thomas Kinkade Leave a comment
So This Man Walks Into the Shop…
Someone just walked into the shop with the print above, “Child with Cherries” by Bouguereau, dated 1896. “Can you tell me what it’s worth?” he asks. I can try… let me see. There’s no sense in looking these things up … Continue reading
Posted in Art - Classic & Vintage, General Information Tagged 1896, art, Bouguereau, Child with Cherries, Heritage Collectibles Leave a comment