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The Collectors Newsletter #947--March 21st, 2014
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1. Checkout the Spring and Easter sales going on now.
3. This Week's Stories
4. This Week's Antique News
5. Your Classifieds
6. Newly listed items
7. Funny Old Stuff
8. Wanted ads. Can you help?
9. A Vintage Recipe
10. A Vintage Recipe Request from a Reader
11. New On line Merchants
12. Helpful Resources For Collectors
1. Check out today's Spring and Easter sales going on now
When you buy from TIAS.com you are supporting small independent merchants who sincerely appreciate your business.
Your online purchase is also backed by the TIAS.com Trusted Merchant Guarantee.
2. We're always adding new items to our current Pinterest boards. We have over 180 boards dedicated to antiques and collectibles so you might want to stop by to check them out. Here is the link to our Pinterest boards:
Feel free to stop by and check out all of our boards and while you're there, please "follow" us!
Of course you can always go to www.TIAS.com to look for even more Spring and Easter themed items that our merchants are currently offering.
3. This Week's Stories
Every week we post stories and comments from our readers. Send your story to firstname.lastname@example.org and I'll publish it in an upcoming newsletter. Did you know that you don't have to have a facebook account to use the links to see the various photos that we mention below? Just copy and paste the link into your browser. However, if you do have a facebook account please "Like" us!
Al has shared some photos of a interesting Fisher AM/FM tuner from 1956 that he has in his collection. You might want to check them out on our Facebook page at this link:
Also, remember that you can check out our Facebook page for some interesting updates. Here's the link:
If you have photos of items you would like to share you can post them there as well.
WE NEED YOUR STORY ABOUT COLLECTING. DO YOU HAVE AN INTERESTING STORY TO TELL? SEND IT TO email@example.com.
If you do, tell us about it and if you have any photos, we'd love to see them! Send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can share your story with the rest of our readers.
Thanks to those of you who have been responding! We really enjoy, and appreciate, the feedback!
4. This week's Antique News
If you want to tell the world about your antiques & collectibles business, auction, club or upcoming event related to the antiques and collectibles trade, you can post it for free at
the #1 listing on Google for "Antique News" Your news release will get published online and will also appear in this newsletter so that 16,000 people can read it. To post a release, go to
1. Historic British presentation sword from 1813 hits $27,060 at Philip Weiss Auctions' Feb. 26th sale
2. A Collection Of Unseen Henry Moore Prints - Modern & Contemporary Prints at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury
3. April Fools - Make an Offer Day: RARE Autographs-Movie Posters-Sports-Historical Memorabilia
4. Books from the Ecclesiastical Collection of Joseph Mendham
5. Asian Works of Art Attract Fierce Bidding
6. An A-Z of Antiquarian Books For Literature Lovers
7. Henry Moore bronze among prized works in Palm Beach Modernís March 22 auction of art & modern design
8. Apex Philatelics Postal Auction 131
9. Small but desirable Mexican scrip note dated 1913 fetches $4,130 at Archives International Auctions
MANY more stories are added several times a day. You can read the latest news about antiques & collectibles now at:
5. Your Classifieds...
Easter Calvin Klein New/Discontinued Dinnerware
Peggy Karr Glass Bunny Tray
Time Was Antiques English Royalty Items Specialists
Do you have antiques or collectibles you are just itching to sell? A simple classified ad in this newsletter might just be your answer. Over 16,000 readers subscribe to this newsletter. One of them just might be able to help you out. Place your ad today at:
Want to know what our advertisers think? Check out the testimonials at:
6. Newly listed items for your online shopping pleasure for Thursday, March 20, 2014. Stop by and check out today's fresh inventory at:
7. Funny stories
Do you have a funny story you would like to share? These stories can bring a smile to someone's face and in this day and age, can't we all use a smile? Make someone feel good by sharing it with us. Send it to email@example.com and we may publish it here.
8. Wanted ads. Can you help?
Here are the latest wanted ads from the TIAS Exchange. Can you help someone out?
WANTED: Expert Broker Seeks Tiffany Lamps To Sell For Owners
WANTED: OBER Lathe N0 1
Looking for something? Place a "Wanted" ad in this newsletter. Over 16,000 subscribers will see it. It's easy, go to:
9. A Vintage Recipe
Be sure to check out our vintage recipe archive online at:
Over 1200 wonderful vintage recipes are listed.
Last week, Lindsey from Minnesota was looking for a dumpling recipe. We received quite a few, and here are a couple of them. Thanks to all who emailed!
From Mary G:
Put 1/2 cup of milk in measuring cup
Add 1 EGG and beat with fork.
In seperate bowl put in
1 and 1/2 cups of Flour
1 teaspoon Baking Powder
1 teaspoon Salt
Pour milk mixture over and mix well.
Drop by teaspoons into the soup about
20 minuets to cook.
I always cook mine in seperate kettle of
boiling water, then put in soup. Gets rid of
a lot of starch! I have had these since small
child and now am 70 yrs so I know this is old!
From Jaci from Virginia:
All Lindsey needs to do is get a box of All-Purpose Baking Mix, Jiffy
Mix or my favorite: Bisquick. The recipe is very easy to follow.
2 cups of baking mix
2/3 cup of milk
1. Combine baking mix with milk. Mix well with a fork.
2. Spoon dough onto your boiling chicken stew. Cook uncovered over low
heat for 10 minutes. Cover and cook 10 minutes longer. Nice round and
Jean L. form New Jersey also recommend the recipe on the box of Bisquick.
10. A vintage recipe request from a reader:
"Back in the early 60s, my mom used to make a cake that had canned fruit cocktail in it, and maybe walnuts. I remember it being really moist, and not being frosted." Margo P. in Cleveland, OH.
If you can help this reader with this recipe, please forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
As with collectibles, people also have very strong feelings about foods from their past. Sometimes these special recipes get lost. This section is to help people who are looking for lost recipes from their past. If you submit a request, please include the geographical region where you tasted the recipe.
If you have a vintage recipe request send it to firstname.lastname@example.org and we might just publish it here.
Be sure to check out our vintage kitchen collectibles section online at:
11. New Online Merchants
Be sure to check out all of the fresh inventory offered by these new merchants that just opened a store at TIAS.com. and please don't forget the rest of our merchants. Your support goes a long way in helping our merchants.
Willows and Magnolias
Our store specializes in unique antique and vintage estate finds. We offer a 7 day money back guarantee and accept Paypal.
From the Past Antiques
Welcome, please browse some. I'm based in history rich Southern New England and attend many interested buying sources as possible for variety and your shopping pleasure. I always try to describe and picture honestly and price for good value.
In our store we carry range of Antiques, Paintings, Collectibles, Furniture, Jewelry and Persian and Chinese Rugs. Dealers are welcome. Antiques-Furniture-Persian Rugs-Estates-Liquidations Bought and Sold.
All Things Country
Welcome to All Things Country I specialize in glassware, books, linens, jewelry and much more. I enjoy selling antique and collectibles. I attend many estate sales in our area and find unique treasures for my shop. FREE U.S. SHIPPING.
Jade of LIfe
Our quality is recognized and we have quality assurance card. All items are authentic, natural pearls. You can feel confident buying from us. We also sell Jade, Shoushan stone, wood, porcelain, folk arts and crafts.
Baubles and Bling
My inventory consists of vintage costume jewelry from the 40's, 50's, and 60's as well as contemporary jewelry. I carry such designers as DeLizza & Elster, Florenza, Schreiner of New York and many others.
Estate Jewelry & Collectables
Welcome to our inner sanctum, browse our many items that will capture your intrigue. The beauty that vintage items hold is the rarity and exclusivity, as well as the fact they will only increase in value over time.
Specializing in American furniture, 1810 - 1845, we also offer period lighting, appropriate decorative accessories and 19th - 21st century fine art, as well as furniture restoration and conservation services.
113 Main St. Antiques
We deal in everything from venerable to vintage. Decorative, architectural, furniture, collectibles and occasionally unique new items.
Specializing in Victorian/Edwardian era art & ephemera, period frames,scraps & ornaments. Yard Longs, Paul de Longpre, Helena Maguire, Victorian Cats, Animals & Victorian Florals. Hand picked paper pretties for the discerning collector.
12. Helpful Resources:
a) Find an antiques or collectibles club. Nearly 2000 different clubs listed. Take a look at:
b) What's it worth? Try Kovels' free online price guide to over 600,000 antiques and collectibles. It can be found online at
c) Make money with your Web site. Join the TIAS.com affiliate program today. Go to
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