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by eastlondonpostcard
Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: An English postcard artist?
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: An English postcard artist?

Posted this on another site and a commentator there suggested that the 1st picture may be referring to the Suez Crisis in 1956/7 when petrol was in short supply... :roll:
by eastlondonpostcard
Sun Dec 06, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: Online Vitals
Replies: 3
Views: 334

Online Vitals

Wow! - just made a quick survey of the number of Postcards available online at this moment in time: Delcampe: a staggering 56,683,876 ranging in price from £0.01 to £13k+ (for a single card) ebay: 7,938,494 ranging in price from £0.01 to £26k+ (for a single card) eBid a modest 395,962 ranging in pri...
by eastlondonpostcard
Sun Nov 29, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: Can it be true ? surely not ?
Replies: 2
Views: 275

Re: Can it be true ? surely not ?

Absolutely NOT! He will go on until the very end, despite his 80+ years! Yes, he is a bit of moaner & groaner, but boy! - he has some stock! I spoke with him quite recently and although he only does Charing Cross and Woking, now, with Covid in the mix, he is reluctant to travel at his age... he ...
by eastlondonpostcard
Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: eBay news
Replies: 3
Views: 499

eBay news

Well ,now ebay is rolling out another payment scheme that sellers will not be able to avoid whether they like it or not!: https://pages.ebay.com/seller-center/service-and-payments/managed-payments-on-ebay.html - by 2021 all sellers will have to be signed up for it! - another reason for leaving 'gree...
by eastlondonpostcard
Sun Nov 01, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Postcard Events
Topic: Woodbridge Returns!
Replies: 1
Views: 1796

Re: Woodbridge Returns!

Now Cancelled due to the new latest National Lockdown
by eastlondonpostcard
Sat Oct 24, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Postcard Events
Topic: Woodbridge Returns!
Replies: 1
Views: 1796

Woodbridge Returns!

The Stamp & Postcard Fair at Woodbridge Community Hall IP12 4AU returns on Saturday 7th November.

:D Hooray! :D

Covid19 rules apply: Wash Hands - Wear a Mask - Keep your distance

There will not be any refreshments available.

A one-way system will be in operation.
by eastlondonpostcard
Wed Sep 30, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Postcard Events
Topic: Postcards in Redruth!
Replies: 0
Views: 1542

Postcards in Redruth!

Good news if you live in Cornwall! :D
Redruth Postcard Fair is on this Saturday at the Methodist Church Hall.
It's restricted to 20 customers at any one time and no refreshments.
Good luck to organisers Doug Luxford & Steve Prescott.
by eastlondonpostcard
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: POSTCARD COLLECTORS MAGAZINE
Replies: 4
Views: 2105

Re: POSTCARD COLLECTORS MAGAZINE

Salvation at hand! Postcard entrepreneur Michael Goldsmith will be starting the magazine up again with a 10 monthly edition in October this year! It will become known as Picture Postcard Collecting.

Contact him directly for more details: https://postcard.co.uk/pta_member_details.php?ref=164

:D
by eastlondonpostcard
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:03 am
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: Coronavirus and fairs
Replies: 12
Views: 5250

Re: Coronavirus and fairs

Just bumping this, as it seems probable that fairs won't be resuming this year and probably not until a proven vaccine is available. How are dealers coping without a main source of income? I see even less activity on eBay, spotting a card I would like to buy only once a month or so. How are collect...
by eastlondonpostcard
Tue Jul 14, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: Postcard Wants
Topic: East London Postcards
Replies: 0
Views: 3974

East London Postcards

Still chasing those elusive gems of the East End of London: http://www.eastlondonpostcard.co.uk/want_page.htm :D
by eastlondonpostcard
Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Postcard Events
Topic: Bury St Edmunds Postcard Club
Replies: 1
Views: 5706

Re: Bury St Edmunds Postcard Club

Like many postcard Clubs since lockdown began, the club has been unable to meet. The Club hopes to restart in October, however, when the meeting room will be available once again... watch this space! :D
by eastlondonpostcard
Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: Showcase Ads
Topic: eBid listing
Replies: 2
Views: 6874

Re: eBid listing

eastlondonpostcard wrote: Fri Jun 05, 2020 11:38 am Plenty of Overseas views going onto site: https://www.ebid.net/uk/stores/one20postcards/Overseas
... and subject Post Cards too! :D
by eastlondonpostcard
Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: Johnson Monarch Printer ppcs
Replies: 2
Views: 775

Re: Johnson Monarch Printer ppcs

I have been asked if I would like to buy approx 1800 Johnson Monarch ppcs, they were/are printers of Gateshead. Informed they are 1900's, he is looking for £100's rather than £50 or a £100.My experience is not that wide, but I have not heard of these myself. Can anyone shed any light? With thanks R...
by eastlondonpostcard
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Postcard Collecting
Topic: Collection and value
Replies: 2
Views: 1172

Re: Collection and value

Hi there, I’ve recently inherited a large collection and am looking to sell these on, from looking at a number of sites cards go for a wide range of prices, is there any advice you could give me on how to gauge a rough value so i can get these onto eBay ASAP? From the boxes I’ve looked in I have a ...