Best2u

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COMICS- Well now, how did all this comic collecting begin. Let me think about that a second. Oh ya, I needed to buy my brother-in-law a birthday gift, knowing he was a Batman fan, I did a search on eBay and one of the first things that came up was a CGC comic of Det. Comics #387, the 30th Annv. issue. It was a 7.5 with OW pgs. and for $35 it seemed like the perfect gift. It was shipped out the very day it closed. When I opened the box and checked it out there was no way my bother-in-law was getting it. I was hooked and told myself I was going to get every Det. Comic from my birth date in 1954 to the present. To make a long story short I learned everything I could for about 2-3 months and started to buy. Anything Batman was out, as there were just to many issues, and I never was a Batman fan. I did a bit of research and decided on the Gold Key "Star Trek" series. I've branched out from there into the other series seen in my Sets list. Thanks to CGC for the Awards my sets have won.
COINS- Hmmm... I seem to remember sitting at the table sorting pennys' at a very young age with my mother but never really stated till 1991 when I mett a new friend, Gimby, who collected Comm. and Morgans. After a month or two of playing cards and talking about collecting different thinks in our lifetime he asked if I'd like to go to a mall coin show with him. I went and was hooked. I started out with anything and everything that my eye liked. I ended up with a mess of mid-grade common junk. After a while Gimby talk me into using my brain and not just my eye. I made the change and started buying only slabed coins or coins that I would send to be slabed. I had made the choice to collect rainbow toned Buffalos and Comm. with toning. While it's ture I don't have a lot of them the ones I do have I'm in love with and only add new ones that meet this rule- I must love them. After getting online I looked for a series I could collect that woud be perfect to use the computer for. I went with the Ireland coins as their design is great and they have low mintages. They were also cheap and could be found. Thanks and Best2u






    

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Aurora Comic Scenes The LL&P Collection - Aurora Comic Scenes I decided to start collecting (...) 1010026652

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Big Shot Comics The LL&P Pedigree Collection- Big Shot Comics This is part of my pedigree co (...) 10747
Black Magic (1973) The LL&P Collection - Black Magic 1973 I'm just so cheap that I k (...) 8885801
Boy Comics The LL&P Pedigree Collection- Boy Comics I'm trying to get one issu (...) 102114
Boy Commandos The LL&P Collection - Boy Commandos Mid-grade copies will do on th (...) 215521982

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Comics on Parade The LL&P Pedigree Collection- Comics on Parade Part of my collection of pedig (...) 10353

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Dan Curtis Giveaway The LL&P Collection- Dan Curtis Giveaway Part of my Star Trek collectio (...) 2221957
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest The LL&P Collection- DC Special BRD For inventory 3123301
DC Special Series (1977) The LL&P Collection Part of my Ghosts collection 142511

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Flash Gordon (1965-1982) The LL&P Pedigree Collection- Flash Gordon For inventory 12709
Flying Saucers (Dell) The LL&P Collection - Flying Saucers Very short set of only five is (...) 4805311
Forbidden Worlds The LL&P Pedigree Collection- Fobidden Worlds Trying to get issues from all (...) 323263
Frontline Combat The LL&P Collection - Frontline Combat Everyone should own a EC comic (...) 11737005

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Gang Busters The LL&P Pedigree Collection- Gang Busters A collection of one issue from (...) 11234
Ghosts The LL&P Collection - Ghosts WARNING, WARNING, if you'r (...) 242114944
Gorgo The LL&P Collection- Gorgo Classic covers of the 60's (...) 4151432

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Headline Comics The LL&P Collection-Headline Comics 1-22 were war and superhero is (...) 243119411

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Konga The LL&P Collection- Konga Another great Charlton comic s (...) 4144072

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Many Ghosts of Dr. Graves The LL&P Collection- Dr. Graves Low print run collection 1113
Midnight Tales The LL&P Collection - Midnight Tales Professor Coffin got me starte (...) 16886911

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Reptilicus The LL&P Collection - Reptilicus I love the old cheap Charlton (...) 2221133
Rip Hunter Time Master The LL&P Collection - Rip Hunter... Time Master This is the first series of co (...) 3310051292

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Secret Six (1968) The LL&P Collection - Secret Six I've had these tucked away (...) 71009911
Six-Gun Heroes The LL&P Pedigree collection- Six-Gun Heros Issues from CGC accepted pedig (...) 112102
Space War The LL&P Collection - Space War I've been working on this (...) 257332562
Spoof The LL&P Collection- Spoof For inventory 120243
Star Trek (1967) The LL&P Collection - Star Trek This has been a fun set to lis (...) 6310075657
Strangers In Paradise The LL&P Collection - SIP Really enjoyed this series and (...) 13113545

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Thrilling Comics (1940) The LL&P Collection - Thrilling Comics Thrilling Comics was published (...) 313873123

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Set Type NameSet NameDescComic Count% CompletedScoreRank
Uncanny Tales (1973) The LL&P Pedigree Collection- Uncanny Tales Trying for one issue from each (...) 1848









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