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    Hamilton Private Labels, Please add to the list

    Jim i thought the same when this was up for grabs! quite unusual for sure!
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    Hamilton Grade 990 with the "Luckenbach" DMK pattern

    Heres 2 consecutive 990s i used to own, same pattern:
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    Help with Illinois DB

    I would make sure if you open up windows explorer, make sure there is C:\Illinois directory. Underneath that directory you should see directories: EA Photos Programs Reports Screens I run windows 10 on my tablet PC and i am not having any issues with running the Illinois CD locally on it. I...
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    Illinois Database

    Hi Charlie, Simply contract Jon Hanson at chapter 149 for a copy. BTW, aren't you a member of the Early American Watch Club? If so, he will probably send you one for a nominal reduced fee. John LaC
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    Is Early Am. PW Ch#149 still a member chapter?

    A note to everyone: Chapter 149 is alive and well. CDs, especially the Illinois serial number look up data, have had a resurgence of interest recently. Unfortunately, our supply of award winning posters are nearly exhausted. Fred, Rhett and Lance Thomas might have a few for sale. Hopefully, a...
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    Is Early Am. PW Ch#149 still a member chapter?

    Really, Richiec. Do you know personally know Jon H? Have you ever met or spoken to him? Why not give him a call and have a conversation? John L
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    Hamilton's two (2) different Model 9 Cases.

    Great Info Jim! I don't think anyone has documented this like you have here! Bravo!
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    Hamilton Private Labels, Please add to the list

    Re: Hamilton Private Labels, Pleasse add to the list Jim Nice watches thanks for posting pics of them!
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    Buy a Bunn Special

    JohnB: thanks for posting this, always a great looking piece of ephemera from the Illinois Watch Co. I agree with the others, great graphics and the fact that this is die cut makes it even more desirable to find in nice condition!
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    Just a thought on signed Ball Cases

    John Fantastic observations and research by you. thanks for posting it! John
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    Illinois private-labels

    There is a noticeable difference in contrast/coloring between the bb and the other parts on the movement that would have raised suspicion. Not always a sign things are incorrect when this occurs, but the serial number on this one was a clue as well.
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    Hamilton, Adjusted for Railroad Service, 992 ARRS Watches

    Re: Hamilton, Adjusted for Railroad Service Very Nice Jim, thanks for posting pics of it.
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    Hamilton P/L J.I. Subers Unusual Plate marking

    Great Watch Jim! You sure do find them! :cool:
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    Consecutive or Matching Serial Numbers

    Re: Hayden W. Wheeler Consecutive numbers 175200-175201 Jim I especially like the Gloucester MA Hayden! Thanks for posting pictures of these nice watches
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    Hamilton Private Labels, Please add to the list

    Re: Hamilton Private Labels, Pleasse add to the list Jim B.B Perkins & Co listed as Jewelers in Saint Albans Vermont in 1899. Close to the Canadian Border. JL

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