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Unread 12-01-2006, 08:08 PM
Jon Jon is offline
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Location: Boston, Massachusetts
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QUICK VERSION: guy calls, bought his first watch--common 21J Ball

wants to replace the dial with an unused one on a worn out mov't

turns out he buried himself on fleabay

next issue is brass case

nest issue--not a Ball case

(The burial is even worse than I thought)

Why? wants to put away a few WATCHES FOR THE KIDS


then wants a case

SIR, why don't you simply buy a correct, straight watch--cheaper, and rid yourself of the headache?

agrument unsues with a guy who has been in watches 5 minutes!

I GIVE UP--wasted 50 minutes talking to a fool!

tagline: now we have another member of the switching crew of know nothings!
Jon "the truth" Hanson
American Horologe Co. (America's Most Respected Name).
Founder of nawcc Chapter 149--the leading pocket watch collectors' club!
Long time collector; NOW over 60 years of collecting, researching, educating and assisting collectors with pocket watch issues.
Join the ranks of ethical/credible pocket watch collecting practices--KEEP POCKET WATCHES ORIGINAL--DON'T PART THEM OUT OR SWITCH COMPONENTS!
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Unread 12-03-2006, 07:35 PM
434richmond 434richmond is offline
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Lynchburg, VA & Raywick, KY
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Default Just found this Jon

Outside of these knuckle heads mailing you, just as soon see some of Mr. Mercer's model 83's.,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, Steve has some awsome 83's................

Keith R....
Sam's Club
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