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This is the Elgin Timer I have.
Serial No. 42359427
Mfg. Est.: 1944
On the sticker on the back cover, under...
This is a New Haven dollar watch movement
Brandeis started representing International Harvester in 1932.
About Bramco in KY
Rob, I have to admit I do have a favorite "Dollar Watch", and that is my Bannatyne in original box, guarantee / instruction sheet and...
I'm not sure I have a "favorite", but I enjoy all I have including my Dollar Watches.
Since I only have one Trenton, I will post it today.
I'll throw one of my Rockford's in.
Serial No. 76075
Movement marked: EXTRA
Fahys coin silver case, lift-out movement, hidden key.
Dano, your 2mm pinfire is a Japan manufactured "Little Atom" Round Butt, with the floral design grip.
It is an early manufacture with a bored...
Thanks Kevin for all that good information.
My Manhattan appears to be a No. 10-1/2.
Photos with spare dial.
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Rick, thanks for the info, that the dial is not correct as I suspected. I only have one National Watch Co. dial that I know is correct. It is on a...
I'm not sure if the dial & hands are correct for mine.
Dial is: National Watch Co.
Movement is marked: California Watch
It is a lift-out...
Dano, the Austria ones are the early ones that began in the late 1800’s. They are neat items to attach to your watch chain or just collect as a...
You are correct, no other printing on outside or inside of either RUBY or JASON box.
Thank you for looking for the Ruby advertisement.
I have a box for a JASON watch that states, Made Expressly for D. Jacobs Sons...
On your post #25 you show a price list showing a Series L as a 6 size, Nickel Case, Enamel Dial, 4 Jewels
The Complete Price Guide shows the...
I need some help on this one, that I believe it to be a Waterbury.
This is a 6 size movement named, RUBY, same as the box.
No mention of Waterbury...
Very interesting. Maybe an attempt to make a opisometer to measure maps, although a far fetched guess.
Here is one from the Hamilton Watch Co....
Here are a couple of The Short Wind Waterbury Watches note booklets, with a calendar September 1890 to August 1891.
Copyright 1887 Waterbury "TIME" Booklet.
Carry the Waterbury. It is the athlete's watch.
Over the 132 years, probably a child used it as a...
The plate layout is more like plate 78, and the patent marking is the exact on plate 79. Can we call it plate 78-1/2 ?
Just to add to the Mansfield name, here is a "Mansfield Wiz", rear-view mirror automobile clock.
This movement is by Westclox, dated Dec. 31,...
A couple of more "Specials"
Aristocrat Railroad Special
Both by Ingraham
The one on the left is, The E. Ingraham Co. mfg. 1953
The on on the right...