TITLE

Unlikely treasures

AUTHOR(S)
Baig, Edward C.
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/2/92, Vol. 113 Issue 17, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines some offbeat collections of hobbyists who share a single-minded feverishness, a yearning to recapture their youth, a yen to enhance their bank accounts. David Welch: collector of dispensers of Pez candy, which resemble Bic lighters with heads; Ron Labbe: stereo viewers and cameras; Ken Klosterman: magic books, posters, marked decks and props used by conjurers; Marty and Sue Bunis: antique radios; Olgierd Lindan: unorthodox medical contraptions and cures.
ACCESSION #
9211023285

 

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