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Unread 04-19-2007, 11:59 AM
Larry DS Larry DS is offline
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Horological Heretics. Are there any passionate collectors left or is everyone's concern, first and foremost, profit?!

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Unread 04-19-2007, 12:07 PM
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Yes, there are passionate collectors....................Bill, John L, Rhett, Herb, Rob, Ron V., Howard G., Dr Ron, Kirk and his columbus, Steve Mercer, Rueben, Mark W., Dan, Mike, Desmond, Dr Jon, Brian, Keith, Wes, Hans, Glen, Don D., Morris, and others inc myself............................

I continue to rec emails from others not in watches that are passionate!
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Unread 04-19-2007, 03:29 PM
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Thanks Jon,
Passionate collectors abound, Heretics...let us hope not.
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Unread 04-19-2007, 03:33 PM
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Rob,

Honestly, you are aware of my background--who is more passionate than I?

Heck, my first collectible was at 3yrs old! (and I still have the stuff)
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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 04-19-2007, 07:23 PM
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Yes Jon I do, and I think you are likely to be the most passionate collector on this board !
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