Tag Archives: fishing

What’s Selling on eBay: November 2019

What’s Selling on eBay: November 2019

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod $123.50 (18 bids, 7 bidders): 2 Original Life Cast, Signed Linda Blair, Plaster Heads, Exorcist Movie Makeup. If you search the internet, you can find other plaster castings of Linda Blair face from the movie The Exorcist. One of the best parts of the movie was the transformation of […]

What's Selling on eBay: January 2019

What's Selling on eBay: January 2019

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod $4,438 (21 bids, 14 bidders): Rare Vintage Antique Japanese Blue Glass Fishing Float Signed Rolling Pin, 5.75 inches. I have looked this float over, and there are no cracks that I detect. I believe some of the photos show a line that looks like a crack, but it is […]

Fishing Poles

Fishing Poles

Collecting with Jeff By Jeff Figler There is an old saying that you can bring a horse to water but you can’t make it drink. That expression has been used to describe many situations, but I’m not sure if it has even been applied to a fishing pole. Fishermen would love to be able to […]

Ken’s Korner: Fisherman finds world’s oldest message in bottle

Ken’s Korner: Fisherman finds world’s oldest message in bottle

Ken’s Korner: Fisherman finds world’s oldest message in bottle News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall Andrew Leaper, a Scottish fisherman, has discovered the world’s oldest message in a bottle. Inside the bottle, bobbing by his vessel, was a postcard written in June 1914 by Capt. C.H. Brown of […]

Hearth to Hearth: Fishing

Hearth to Hearth: Fishing – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – April 2004 By Alice Ross The weather is warming, the fish are running, and in the 18th century it would have been the season for fish feasts. These large outdoor community festivals clearly showed that fish were held in great esteem and welcomed as a seasonal […]