Re: [CR] NOS 50th Anniversary Paramount

(Example: Bike Shops)

Date: Sat, 23 Apr 2005 16:50:01 -0700
From: "Kurt Sperry" <haxixe@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [CR] NOS 50th Anniversary Paramount
Cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
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Is there anything intrinsically extraordinary about a 50th Paramount beside s the gold plated fork and special decalling? Special tubing, geometry, lugse t or superior workmanship? History tells that objects designed from the start

to be collector's items frequently never become especially collectable long

term for fairly obvious reasons. Kurt Sperry Bellingham WA

On 4/23/05, Ken Sanford <kanford@comcast.net> wrote:
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> All
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> Well, surprise, surprise, the auction did not meet reserve - although
> bidding reached a rather lofty $4000!
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> It has been relisted with a lower BIN price of $4650.
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> http://ebay.com/<blah>