$68.50 Worth of Vinyl(Record Dorks and Music Lovers GTFIH)

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  1. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    A few weeks ago, I found a vinyl goldmine. This nondescript place has thousands of records...a lot of them are crap, but this place is full of gems.

    I took pictures of everything I bought (except for four albums that I'm immediately turning around for resale). This is the stuff that is going in my collection most likely or being sold on eBay.

    I'll start with the 45s and keep resizing my pictures while the thread goes on.

    First up, a 45 of "Roses Are Red" by Bobby Vinton Mint with the original sleeve...you may remember this song from "Goodfellas"...

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    Much more to come. :toptip:
     
  2. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    hopefully the album sleeves came stuffed with $20 bills.
     
  3. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    "Baby Sittin' Boogie" Buzz Clifford (I haven't decided yet if I'm going to keep or eBay this one)



    After today, I'm going to upgrade to an eBay seller's account so I can make more money off of these records than I would if I sold them in Lexington.
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Whoops!
     
  5. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Well-Known Member VIP

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    Why haven't you had sex in six months? Did your uterus prolapse?
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Here we go...

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  7. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    I asked people to not ask me about it...especially outside of that thread. Please respect my wishes.
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Nice score kid!
     
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    h5htyt76757j Chyea Chyea Banned User

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    :shit: Thread
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Trust me, this stuff is cool and a lot of it is valuable.
     
  11. idiotbox

    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    sell that shit and make some skrilla.
     
  12. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    There's many more to come

    "Is This What I Get For Loving You?" The Ronettes mint original sleeve...

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    :shit: poster
     
  14. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ My life is one big lazy day VIP

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    That's a cool one
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    As opposed to your ugly shoe thread. :ucoffee:
     
  16. Dainty Jainty

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    I have a "safe" book in my bookcase that I fill with cash and credit/debit cards. I'm planning on hollowing out other (useless) books to store smaller external drives, etc. Anyone else do the same? Another tip is put small valuables in a closed ziploc bag, hiding it behind a cabinet (affixing it with packing tape or wrapped in string or fishing line you can draw up without having to move the piece of furniture).

    Meanwhile, nice find, Francisco! Good luck with the selling.
     
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  17. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Well-Known Member VIP

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    Sorry, no. I respect no one.
     
  18. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Thank you, Mr.Z! :toptip:

    I need to do some research on this one and I haven't decided if I'm going to keep it...

    "I Can't Stop Loving You"/"Till Love Touches Your Life" The Exotic Guitars on an obscure label, mint.....

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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Eh. :dontknow:
     
  20. zhukov

    zhukov Time Traveler VIP

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    You pick those up from a private seller or a used record store?