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by brigham
Wed Jan 20, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coin operated fortune teller on ebay
Replies: 60
Views: 20682

Re: Coin operated fortune teller on ebay

Does an original Postcard Vendor exist?
If not, one of these could form the basis of...
by brigham
Tue Jan 19, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Vending machine advice
Replies: 14
Views: 301

Re: Vending machine advice

Is that outside the Spa Pavilion at Whitby?
Lucky kid; I never had a camera at that age.
I was lucky if the grown-ups coughed-up a tanner for the milk machine!
by brigham
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:53 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Vending machine advice
Replies: 14
Views: 301

Re: Vending machine advice

A Ditchburn thread would be welcome. I remember the 'automat' cafeterias in London as a small child, during our Motor Show trips. Wow! So much like the Jetsons. Did Ditchburn make the huge, much missed Milk machines? The triple vendor in the original post is familiar; the ASPRO section was seen in p...
by brigham
Mon Jan 18, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Coin operated fortune teller on ebay
Replies: 60
Views: 20682

Re: Coin operated fortune teller on ebay

The 'other' Bryan's postcard vendor/fortune teller is now offered on eBay.
I've only seen the outside of this one, but it's very impressive, as long as you accept it for what it is.
by brigham
Thu Jan 14, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Firmans
Replies: 82
Views: 24138

Re: Firman bandit identified

I'd have to buy that, if I was offered it.
by brigham
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 560

Re: Help for a TV show needed

Almost impossible to re-create.
Where are they going to find all those Yanks?
by brigham
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:28 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Help for a TV show needed
Replies: 15
Views: 560

Re: Help for a TV show needed

I have to agree with JC here.
by brigham
Thu Jan 07, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mills Hi-top
Replies: 18
Views: 1443

Re: Mills Hi-top

This was the problem that ultimately led to the (usually hideous) front-opener.
by brigham
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Am I missing something here?
Replies: 7
Views: 594

Re: Am I missing something here?

I'm ready to take a few more Boland machines...

... but not at £1300!
by brigham
Wed Jan 06, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Mills Hi-top
Replies: 18
Views: 1443

Re: Mills Hi-top

I joined that Club a few weeks ago, with what claims to be a Black Beauty, but doesn't have the hand-load jackpot (like yours), even though it ought to have.
They're a good machine, and you could have a collection JUST of Hi-Tops, such is the variety.