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by pennymachines
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Wonders Ringla restoration help Victoria Australia
Replies: 5
Views: 94

Re: Wonders Ringla restoration help Victoria Australia

Welcome Ringla. If you're looking for advice about getting it restored - you won't find a better place than this forum. Do a search of Wonders allwins here, and you'll find plenty. Post some pictures of your game and ask away! If you're looking for someone to restore it for you - maybe not so easy. ...
by pennymachines
Mon Jun 24, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi from Hampshire and looking for advice
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: Hi from Hampshire and looking for advice

Welcome to the site Keith and thanks for showing us your line-up of Aussie bandits. The composite image below shows some of the Arcadian Carousel variants posted to this site over the years. It looks like there was a multicoloured graphic logo designed specifically for the Carousel and Carnival mode...
by pennymachines
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Oak Manufacturing Co. Premiere Card/Gum & similar vendors
Replies: 12
Views: 1705

Re: Oak Manufacturing Co. Premiere Card/Gum & similar vendors

I see another of these (as well as a Premiere) sold way back in the May 2005 Southern Counties auction:
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Aristocrat
Replies: 12
Views: 321

Re: Aristocrat

Very nice. Bravo Dutchboy - great find... !!GOODONE!!
As you know, bandits aren't really my thing, but that one has style in abundance.
by pennymachines
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Oak Manufacturing Co. Premiere Card/Gum & similar vendors
Replies: 12
Views: 1705

Re: Gumball and collector's card vendor 1D

Another one here.
And Widget's front here.

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And a very glammed-up Premiere:



by pennymachines
Wed Jun 19, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Oak Manufacturing Co. Premiere Card/Gum & similar vendors
Replies: 12
Views: 1705

Re: Gumball and collector's card vendor 1D

Billboard-12.05.56.jpg The Oak Manufacturing Co. of Vernon, California (whose website and business seems to have closed, as of 2017) introduced the Premiere Combination Ball Gum and Picture Card Vendor in 1956. They made a range of small 'Acorn' gum vendors from 1948. The Premiere was marketed and ...
by pennymachines
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Peter Wilson Sale: 18/07/19
Replies: 15
Views: 575

Re: Peter Wilson Sale: 18/07/19

The first part clearly refers to "card holders not present", which is a big restriction, especially for bidders from overseas; the second part... They also say: As a general rule any cheques tendered will need to be cleared before removal of the goods is permitted. Please discuss with our Office in...
by pennymachines
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Auction Community
Topic: Peter Wilson Sale: 18/07/19
Replies: 15
Views: 575

Peter Wilson Sale: 18/07/19

Just submitted to the Calendar a large sale of vintage penny slot machines, pinballs, trade stimulators, etc. at Peter Wilson Auctioneers on 18th of next month.
by pennymachines
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from sunny West Sussex UK
Replies: 10
Views: 617

Re: Hello from sunny West Sussex UK

You can learn more about the origins of your game here: Seven mysteries of the Saxony allwin. Presumably Blackpool Automatics Ltd. were responsible for rechristening it Allwyn, which is more Anglo-Saxon than Saxony.
by pennymachines
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Riviera OXO approximate price please
Replies: 7
Views: 376

Re: Riviera OXO approximate price please

badpenny wrote:
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:31 pm
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Infuriating! I now use the Firefox add-on Form History Control to avoid this.