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D. Moyer

Christmas Items From Auction

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Hello everyone,

Sorry I haven’t posted over here in forever. I just thought I’d share some pictures of what I was able to get today at a local auction.

Since this is the Blowmold section of the Forums I wanted to keep it mostly to things made of plastic that I got. The other things I was able to get were a box of Shiny Brite ornaments, a light for a silver Christmas tree, some C-9 light sets, some mini flower lights sets just to name a few.

Here are some pictures for you guys.

The small Nativity set doesn’t have any holes in it. Did it come that way from the factory?

Also, the two smaller candles were made by Empire. Do they have flame tops that should have came with them?

I also got some plastic bells as well. I believe they were made by NOMA but I’m not sure.

And if anyone would happen to have any information on the tree, any information would be appreciated. It's a little over 12 inches tall and is made out of plastic. It doesn't light up. I just thought I would ask in case someone might have an answer for me.

Thanks for the help in advance.

Hope you guys enjoy the pictures. (I haven't posted pictures over here since the new switch over. Why are my pictures so big compared to the way the pictures used to be using the old forms?Or is that just the way things post now? I didn't mean to post such big pictures.)

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I love that snowman with the wreath, I saw him at an estate sale and when I went to look at him I saw the dreaded "SOLD" sticker :(

I really like your haul, very different pieces

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hi

nice finds, i have a couple of sets of the small candles and they never came with flame tops. they could of have the flamed bulbs.

gary

Thank you Gary! Thanks for the information on the candles. I have some flame bulbs. So that's what I'll put in them this year.

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Nice molds. Do you know who made the toy soldier in first pic? I found 6 at a garage sale this summer.

Thanks! Yes, that is an Empire Toy Soldier. I'm glad to hear you were able to find 6 this summer.

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Nice finds...are you selling any of them? I am interested in the caroler.

Thank you and no, I keep all my molds. But if you wait, might find one on ebay. I heard they are on there from time to time.

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I love that snowman with the wreath, I saw him at an estate sale and when I went to look at him I saw the dreaded "SOLD" sticker :(

I really like your haul, very different pieces

Thank you! I'm sorry to hear that. I just took a look at your profile. If you're wanting that one, I would talk with Carrie and see if she happens to know about where one is for sale in your area.

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WOW Those are really cool finds!!! I like those bells !! well heck I like all of the haul!!

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WOW Those are really cool finds!!! I like those bells !! well heck I like all of the haul!!

Thank you! I like the bells too. I've never seen green ones like that before.

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Thank you! I'm sorry to hear that. I just took a look at your profile. If you're wanting that one, I would talk with Carrie and see if she happens to know about where one is for sale in your area.

Thank you for the advice! Hey I see you have a blow mold Church...I'm about to purchase one for 10 bucks and it is missing the brown framing on 2 windows...I found the stained glass inserts on Ebay but was wondering if you knew how I could find a pair of those!?

This is what I am talking about when I mean brown frame.

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Very nice blow molds! That snowman is one of my favorites and love the choir person! Everything is awesome! Strange that the Nativity doesn't have any holes in the back for a light. Never seen a set without the light holes.

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Thank you for the advice! Hey I see you have a blow mold Church...I'm about to purchase one for 10 bucks and it is missing the brown framing on 2 windows...I found the stained glass inserts on Ebay but was wondering if you knew how I could find a pair of those!?

This is what I am talking about when I mean brown frame.

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This is what to do about your Church.

From time to time you'll see on ebay, as I have, a full set of window frames, plus the stained glass window inserts and the cross. Just keep checking there and I"m sure you'll come across them eventually. 10 bucks is a great price for the Empire Church. I say go for it.

I hope this helps!

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Very nice blow molds! That snowman is one of my favorites and love the choir person! Everything is awesome! Strange that the Nativity doesn't have any holes in the back for a light. Never seen a set without the light holes.

Thank you! From what I heard that's the way the small Nativity set was shipped from the factory. You had to drill your own holes. Not sure why Empire didn't just put holes in them in the first place.

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