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#1 David E

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Posted 02 March 2013 - 06:54 PM

This year at Tristar, a forum (free to the public) bringing astronomer aficionados and professions together for one whole day, I put on a two-table display of items related to the return of Halley's Comet in 1985-6. I included two vintage telescopes, (a Pentax and a Milben), as well as books, a poster, Matchbox cars, postage stamps, and other paraphernalia related to the event. It was a great success and I got lots of positive feedback. Everyone had a great time at Tristar today!:hamsterdance:

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Posted 02 March 2013 - 06:55 PM

Here's another photo of the rest of the collection. I spent two months on EBay buying the items for this collection!

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Posted 02 March 2013 - 10:06 PM

Thanks for taking the time to set up your display, David! My son and I both enjoyed perusing your memorabilia at *Tri*Star* earlier today. :waytogo:

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Posted 03 March 2013 - 12:40 AM

The Hampsterdance character is vintage, too.






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