Monthly Archives: January 2015

Am I an antique, too?

Funny how life works

Am I an antique, too? by Maxine Carter-Lome, Publisher Our oldest daughter is pursuing a Masters in Decorative Arts & Material Culture at Bard Graduate Center in New York City. I tell you this not to brag (well, maybe a little), but to share the interesting course of academic study she is pursuing, now fine-tuned […]

Larger & More Difficult Casino Items to Collect

Larger & More Difficult Casino Items to Collect

Larger & More Difficult Casino Items to Collect by Sheldon Smith If you remember the last time I wrote about casino collectibles, I said that I would address the larger and more difficult items to collect. I did not say you couldn’t find them — just that they were large and difficult to collect. Actually, […]

Mechanical Spacebanks

Mechanical Spacebanks

Mechanical Spacebanks by Raymond Reines “I believe that this Nation should commit itself to achieve the goal before this decade is out of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to Earth.” ~JFK: May 25, 1961. This ambitious challenge was presented by our 35th president just 20 days after America successfully launched […]

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles January 2015

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles January 2015

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles January 2015 Issue features “Lionel Standard Gauge: 1906-1940” by Bruce Greenberg, “Neil Young: Sounding Board for Lionel”, “Mechanical Spacebanks” by Raymond Reines, and “Publishers Corner” by our very own Maxine Carter-Lome, Publisher of The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles! To read these great articles, along with favorites like “Gavels N’ Paddles”, […]