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Offline Sargeguy

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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #60 on: December 02, 2014, 04:08:09 PM »
This is the "Starbucks" sign, only cropped:



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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #61 on: December 02, 2014, 04:10:54 PM »
The sign looks like it might be nice under the sticker, but what do you do?  Remove the sticker?

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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #62 on: December 02, 2014, 04:39:42 PM »
This is the "Starbucks" sign, only cropped:



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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #63 on: December 02, 2014, 04:42:03 PM »
The sign looks like it might be nice under the sticker, but what do you do?  Remove the sticker?



I'd remove the sticker. I bet it has the later Local and Long Distance wording.
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #64 on: December 04, 2014, 06:52:27 PM »
Maybe not the worst condition, just plain bad

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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #65 on: December 28, 2014, 05:22:39 PM »
Now I don't feel so bad about paying too much for my beaten up example of this sign:

Antique Vtg 1920s Porcelain Local And Long Distance Telephone Sign Bell Early
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #66 on: January 11, 2015, 07:06:20 PM »
The acid rain is bad in Pennsylvania.
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #67 on: January 11, 2015, 10:43:14 PM »
Ouch!!!
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #68 on: January 28, 2015, 11:08:46 AM »
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #69 on: January 28, 2015, 11:36:34 AM »
No sense going to the trouble of compiling a collection of the worst signs ever. Here's your opportunity to have an instant collection of them.

http://tinyurl.com/mzhg8ps
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #70 on: January 30, 2015, 03:06:24 PM »
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #71 on: January 30, 2015, 07:08:47 PM »
Nice sign before they threw it in the river
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #72 on: March 19, 2015, 08:05:21 PM »
This guy must hold the record for having the most worst signs.

http://tinyurl.com/qfhb3we

The photo is just two of the many he has on eBay and they are not limited to bad telephone signs.
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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #73 on: March 20, 2015, 07:01:42 PM »
The one on the right looks like my cousin shot at it with his .22 pistol!

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Re: Worst Condition Sign Ever on eBay?
« Reply #74 on: March 20, 2015, 09:32:29 PM »
This guy must hold the record for having the most worst signs.

http://tinyurl.com/qfhb3we

The photo is just two of the many he has on eBay and they are not limited to bad telephone signs.

I asked the seller where he got them. He said he works in Baltimore and that they were in storage that was connected with the old Baltimore Enamel & Novelty Co. No details given. I winder about that story as most of the signs I believe are Ing Rich products.
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