Category Archives: Auction

The Pen Show Auction: Four Essential Bits of Wisdom

I’ve talked about going to auctions before.  They’re pretty amazing experiences.  Emotions and excitement run high and you often get a chance to get a deal on something the entire rest of the world doesn’t know exists.  Those previous auctions … Continue reading

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A Day at the Auction, or the Red Band Demo that Got Away

I have an amazing wife.  Seriously.  What other woman would allow her husband to take the day off of work and drive two and a half hours to an auction to buy pens?  Unsupervised and on Valentines Day at that! … Continue reading

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