If that happens, does the bidder who unsuccessfully tries to top Ichiy's then current price also appear, or only Ichiy's newly increased bid? I wonder if eBay has changed some of this recently, like they restricted the access to the email addresses of the bidders shown. I suspect the latter change was to prevent sellers or fellow bidders from contacting those with common interests directly and thereby making direct deals on which eBay might otherwise collected a fee.
> Is it possible that others are bidding up Ichiy's price? If his proxy
> wasn't exceede, wouldn't his name keep popping up as a new bid when other's
> bid but didn't beat his proxy?
> Tom Adams, Kansas City
> -----Original Message-----
> From: MasiGC3V@aol.com <MasiGC3V@aol.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>;
> Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org <Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
> Date: Saturday, March 17, 2001 10:50 PM
> Subject: Re: [CR] Is this Japanese collector getting screwed?IDEALE
> > Thanks for enlightening me. I couldn't fathom that the reserve would
> >be $175.00. for that saddle. Amazing. Please chalk it up to my naivete
> >I get out of this excruciatingly silly position).
> >Carlo Carr
> >New Orleans