Sunday, May 15, 2011

"Before I Sell It..." (#1 in a Probable Series!)

As some of you know, I'm trying to slowly-but-surely unload most of the contents of my apartment. I have multiple collections of stuff I like, more CDs than I'll ever have a chance to listen to, more VHS tapes and DVDs than I'll ever have a chance to watch, more books, magazines, and comics than I'll ever get a chance to read... You get the picture. Add to that several boxes of paperwork, several boxes of what I used to call "junk" but now call "3-D items" (basically, anything that's not paper, like bottles, toys, ashtrays, knick-knacks, etc.), and other things that I've accumulated in 50+ years on this mudball, and you have a potential nightmare for whomever gets stuck disposing of my "worldly effects" if I die tomorrow.

Anyway, as I go through all my crap, I find things I almost forgot I had. Like this little gem:

Yep, it's a clipping from a Canadian newspaper, advertising the Lusitania. Not sure of the exact date, but it's a nice piece of history, innit?

Wonder how much I can get for it...

Thanks for your time.


  1. that is a really cool piece of history...was just learning about it the other day with a little boy for history class...

  2. hmmm never knew about that, teaching me a history lesson, how dare you..haha

  3. Cool! I wonder how much some of those trips cost?

  4. Very, very cool! And having been on a few cruises myself, I'd love to step back in time and take one on that! Just so it didn't sink! ha. Very glamorous like the Titanic, I'm sure.

  5. Hmmm. Wish you had told me before I mailed off a book and CD to you today... ;)


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