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  1. Charles E. Davis

    Two sign ons--message board/nawcc

    I have some problem viewing my private messages. This has started to happen recently.I have been signing on to both with my e-mail and the same password. I used to get my private messages but no more. I sign on just the same and it is remembered ok. I need to answer one that is pretty recent...
  2. Charles E. Davis

    Fretwork top Kitchen/Parlor Clock I.D.

    A neighbor was asking about the identity of this unmarked shelf clock. The pendulum has a patent date of Sept. 4 1877 and has a hand on the front with a tin cam shaped plate for adjusting the length. No photographs of the movement or alarm. Any help will be appreciated.
  3. Charles E. Davis

    Seated Lion Logo

    Today a friend asked about the movement in a presentation Bulova quartz clock made in Germany. He was a an officer in the Navy and very active in veteran organizations. The outside case was a dark wood octagon box with gimbals that held a brass round quartz clock inside with Bulova on the...
  4. Charles E. Davis

    Help friend to log on

    I am helping a man who e-mailed me about a Tissot watch. He wants to learn more about it than he could find in his web search so far and I suggested he use the message board. He ended up writing me this note asking for help. What is the next step? Charlie Davis
  5. Charles E. Davis

    Pony Express System and John Anderson

    This topic has been kicked around for a long time. It is great to see John Anderson's history of the company that he was heavily involved in. It is near the back of the May NAWCC Bulletin. Answers a lot of questions but I am sure there will be lots more to hash around. Take a look at the threads...
  6. Charles E. Davis

    Details of Auction at Pasadena?

    What are the details about the Thursday evening auction preceding the Pasadena National Mart opening? Who is conduction the auction? What kind of items will be up for bidding? When will we see the particulars? How can one offer an item for auction? What kind of publicity am I missing? Also, when...
  7. Charles E. Davis

    GLAR Programs

    When will we be able to see what programs are scheduled for Feb. 4 and 5?
  8. Charles E. Davis

    Wheel/Arrow Logo ID

    I spend time on the Japanese Yahoo clock auctions. This nice RA showed up with a logo that was strange to me. There is no reason to think it is Japanese in spite of a dealers sticker on the back. Any ideas...
  9. Charles E. Davis

    Featured threads

    When dealing with the message board I feel a little peeved in having to get down to the sections I want to read, and when I get to one I have to go past the featured topic listings. What I want to do is get to the list of the current messages for the five sections that I follow. Perhaps the...
  10. Charles E. Davis

    Japanese Use of Foreign Logos

    Multi-National Use of Clock Logos The issue of domestic companies registering a foreign logo appears to be widespread. You only have to look at almost any of the major collections of domestic listings of logos to see those of obviously foreign companies or at the least foreign looking logos...
  11. Charles E. Davis

    Public clock seminar meetings

    Has the title for the Saturday afternoon public seminar at Pasadena been announced?
  12. Charles E. Davis

    Search by Topic--NAWCC Library

    How do I search for books on a topic? I tried to enter "Japanese Clocks" and I only get a few. I know they have two sections of shelves just devoted to Japanese clocks, because I have examined each of them. Is the problem that quite a few are in Japanese? Would I have to search in Japanese...
  13. Charles E. Davis

    Chapt. 81 Mini-Mart April 4, Pomona, CA

    It appears that the clock and watch mart in Pomona California will be a sell out this Saturday with 35 sellers staffing 48 tables plus the stage apron.. The Inland Counties Chapter 81NAWCC has consistently produced one of the best chapter marts and this year the admission is free. The doors will...
  14. Charles E. Davis

    Scmutz Marke - ANSONOEL

    This mark was included with a number from Japan but every thing about it indicates Germany. I haven't been able to pin it down. Any Ideas?
  15. Charles E. Davis

    Trouble posting

    Often when I log on I have trouble bringing up thumbnails and not being able to see the Post Reply buttons. I log on with Firefox and JunoWeb at various times. I was unsucessful with Firefox and now was able to post by signing on with Juno. What am I doing wrong? One other question--how do I...
  16. Charles E. Davis

    Houston Regional

    I plan on attending next weekend. What can I look forward to? Any programs, exhibits, tours? Charlie Davis, La Verne, CA
  17. Charles E. Davis

    ID of GW&Co. German RA

    This movement is a count wheel strike RA movement. Both dial and movement are marked G. W. & Co. That seems obvious enough but what was G. W.? Charlie Davis, La Verne, CA
  18. Charles E. Davis

    ID needed of Blk Iron Clk with English & US Patents

    There are no markings on this movement with 30 hour MSs except an English Patent date in the 1890's and a US one shortly after 1900. The wheels are cut fine enough it appears that it might be an 8-day movement. I haven't spent that much time with it yet to rule that out. One plate is chrome and...
  19. Charles E. Davis

    ID needed of Blk Iron Clk with English & US Patents

    There are no markings on this movement with 30 hour MSs except an English Patent date in the 1890's and a US one shortly after 1900. The wheels are cut fine enough it appears that it might be an 8-day movement. I haven't spent that much time with it yet to rule that out. One plate is chrome and...
  20. Charles E. Davis

    SoCalif Inland Counties Faire Mart 4/12/08

    The Chapter 81 Mart will be held April 12 at the Palomares Senior Center in Pomona. This venue at 499 East Arrow Highway has been successful with lots of room, good lighting and great access from both the new 210 freeway and I-10 using the Towne Avenue off ramps. Arrow Highway is about midway...

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