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    Re: We're not so weird...

    “I collect Blondes and Bottles too!” Phillip Marlowe, “The Big Sleep”
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    Re: Thanks to Rob Meldrum!

    Time well spent reading it even if you have no intent to do the work, you can speak intelligently to the luthier when you need something done.
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    Re: Storage: Case vs Hanging on the Wall

    I’d hang one if I had any wall space! I’ve collected too many paintings and other art already!
    There, now, you have learned to remember it’s all up to you, I think if you can, you can. If it...
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    Re: Sometimes You Do Get What You Want

    That’s the kind of story that is just nice to read!!
    Sounds like you and I married virtually the same amazing woman! My wife does things totally unexpected from time to time. She would most likely...
  5. Thread: Vega Repair

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    Re: Vega Repair

    Let the glue dry before tuning to pitch.
  6. Nicely done, good interview!

    Nicely done, good interview!
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    Re: I just want to know the year

    2019

    Sorry, I’m going to the corner now.
    It was just too good not to pass up:grin:.
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    Re: Gibson's Historical Mailing Address

    My guess is as they bought more properties, other numbers were used until the “office” settled on the 225 number. The Harrison court address is understandable, it was a cross street and barely there...
  9. Re: Article: Stephen Moore and G.T. Keplinger Release John Duffey

    Starting to get interested in arrival time for my copy.
    Says it’s “out for delivery” by 9:00 PM!
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    Re: Wearing a watch and RH anchor

    My late brother said one time that “A pocket watch is a friend, a wristwatch is a relative.” One, you see and it’s pleasant, the other is simply nagging.
    That’s kind of the way I see the whole...
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    Re: Wearing a watch and RH anchor

    Take it off!
    I used to carry a pocket watch, still do now and then, I use an “O” size hunting case as a pick vault, it’s a “higher degree of elegance” as a friend of long standing used to say. But,...
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    Re: Lyon and Healy, Washburn????

    Well, “askin’ ain’t sellin’”
    As they say.
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    Re: new lesson , (painful) every day

    Ain’t life fun!?
  14. Just ordered my copy for delivery Tuesday!

    Just ordered my copy for delivery Tuesday!
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    Re: Leon Redbone - RIP

    I saw Leon at “Canterbury House” here in Kalamazoo, May of 1974, in the middle of an ice storm! The first guy I ever gigged with has the Guild F-20 he played at that gig! I will never forget that...
  16. Re: If you could have any mandolin in the world….

    Anything that Bill Halsey would like to build for me!
    Sadly, he’s said he’s retired from the industry. I’ve been really lucky to have had the opportunity to play several and they have been a real...
  17. Re: Tom n Jerrys' Uncle Pecos' 'Crambone' episode.

    I love his character in “The Man That Shot Liberty Valance” !
    “Wu, wu, welll, when he’s been drinkin’ he’ll t, t, Talk the ears off a wooden Indian!”
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    Re: Is this harmful to the Mandolin?

    Or Johnny Carson!

    Flatrock, we are showing our age!
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    Re: Is this harmful to the Mandolin?

    Dang, that’s pretty spooky, I trust the bystander was not a friend or spouse? Be safe!

    My father had a saying when he would encounter something like this:
    “Well. You could tie your mule to the...
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    Re: Shop organization, layout suggestions

    Bill’s line “Time spent in the layout will be well repaid down the road” is a strong statement.
    I have to rethink my garage every time I clean it (three times in 27 years!:))) But, seriously folks,...
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    Re: What the??????

    Yep! Thanks to both of you! I tripped over my teeth or fingers or whatever, Hey I’m fighting some stupid kind of spring coughing, sneezing misery!
    At least I was cognizant enough to remember...
  22. Re: Article: C.J. Lewandowski Talks Early Gibson Fern History - P

    I just looked at the video on the “Fern” at Elderly, “WOW!” If I was looking, I make a trip over there right now!
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    Re: What the??????

    Way back when I was a pup, the guy that owned the store I worked at, had an “Arthur Murray ukulele chord player” very much like this, it was held on by rubber bands, if memory serves, it made eight...
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    Re: 1940s/50s Flat Top US Made

    Mice indeed! You guys are crackin’ me up!
    Sly rascals!
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    Re: Rich DelGrosso Intervew

    Thanks Scott! I met Rich before his wife Maureen passed to the larger life way back in the mid 70’s. He was a wonderful fellow then and I’m sure he is still maybe one of the most peasant people I’ve...
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