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Uncle Sam was a super hero in World War II comic
By Larry LeMasters Uncle Sam Quarterly was an original comic book publication, during the Golden Age of Comic Books, by Quality comics (acquired by DC Comics in 1956) that featured stories of superhero and spirit of America — Uncle Sam. Everett M. “Busy” Arnold, a printer, founded Quality Comics in the late 1930s when he saw the quickly rising popularity of comic books as a legitimate medium of the printed word.
6/23/2022
Great U.S. 50 Yard Sale had some guessing this year
By William Flood For 22 years, the “Great U.S. 50 Yard Sale” has been part of the ranks of regional yard sales like the World’s Longest Yard Sale, the Lincoln Buyway, and the National Road Yard Sale. The popular shopping jaunts follow historic roads like Route 50, typically spanning hundreds of miles and often multiple states. Like its namesake highway, the sale now runs coast to coast. Its growth has precipitated a need for direction.
6/16/2022
It only costs one cent to start collection of Lincoln pennies
By Larry LeMasters Nearly all children have, at one time or another, collected Lincoln pennies. President Lincoln’s face has adorned the US penny since 1909, making this its 114th year in production. More than 170 billion Lincoln pennies have been produced since 1959 so children have always had an abundant supply of pennies to save in jars, piggy banks, or drawers.
6/16/2022
Overbeck vase featuring unusual war scene brings $33,000
By Bob Ammerman CAMBRIDGE CITY, Ind. — Easterm Pennsylvania auctioneer, Jay Ziegler, of Ziegler Auction Company in Hummelstown recently came upon a very unexpected find — a 15 inch Overbeck vase which hailed from Indiana. More intriguing, the vase featured an unusual design not found in most Overbeck.
6/23/2022