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Old 06-28-2011, 01:06 PM   #11
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Lifting books and magazines for me also. I have most of the popular ones published within the last 20-30 years or so. As well as that a few years ago I started picking up old copies of Strength & Health from Ebay, i've got quite a few now. As well as some old weightlifting texts.
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I started picking up old copies of Strength & Health from Ebay,
How much do they generally go for?
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Old 06-28-2011, 01:27 PM   #14
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Old 06-28-2011, 01:40 PM   #15
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How much do they generally go for?
They varied, I generally picked up the cheaper ones and built up my collection slowly. I never paid more than 10 for any one, some I got as cheap as 2.

A lot of them were from the States though so P&P added a bit.

It's pretty cool the type of stuff that they advertise. "Lift weight for better teeth!"
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Did not know that.
This as well. Not that I have a BWW near me..

I also have a good collection of beer glasses. Maybe 20 or 30, some duplicates as they came in sets. Standard pint, to bubble, tulip, pils, chalet, etc.. I can actually tell the difference between the same beer, poured into two different glasses.

I stopped collecting comic books in the late 90's, but have kept them all in carboard backed, plastic bags, upright in a closet. Last time I check a few random comics for value, they were at $100, I think. The problem with any collectible though, is that they are only worth what someone else is willing to pay for it. Market value means horsepoop IMO..
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It's pretty cool the type of stuff that they advertise. "Lift weight for better teeth!"
I imagine some of it is interesting. I am such a workout junkie I crave old workout routines like cookies.
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