Attending Your First Auction…

Buying antiques at auction can be fun and sometimes results in a bargain. If you haven’t bought at auction before, here are some tips.\r\nGo to the preview prior to the auction, and go as early as possible if there are a number items you may want to bid on. At...

Allman’s Annual Syracuse Thanksgiving Show Is A Hit

Article by Bruce A. Austin | All Photos by A. Sue Weisler [WD_GALLERY id=1642] It was like a holiday parade without the department store sponsorship: several Santas animated by live two-leggers walked by, four-foot plastic candles in the form of floor sculpture...

Albany Gun Show Set For January 21 & 22

What is billed as the “largest gun show ever held in New York’s Capital District” will be staged January 24 and 25 at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. Over 400 exhibits and displays will be provided by collectors and dealers from all over the...

Publisher’s Message

A Time For Collectors and Dealers First, my apologies to dealers with old (as in purchased years ago) inventory and collectors who are downsizing. In many cases, prices today aren’t what they are used to be. We’ve speculated about the reason a number...