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13 hrs ago | Art Daily

Auction My Stuff presents: The Pop and Film Memorabilia Sale starting on 1st September

A vast collection of pop and film memorabilia belonging to an avid private collector is set to become available on AuctionMyStuff.com from the 1st September.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Michael Jackson, Life, Hobbies

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Art Daily

$2.5 million gift supports Folk and Self-Taught art initiatives at the High Museum of Art

The High Museum of Art today announced that it has received a $2.5 million gift from Atlanta-based patrons Dan Boone and his late wife Merrie Boone to support and expand the museum's folk and self-taught art initiatives, including the endowment of a permanent, full-time curatorial position to lead the department.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Life, Hobbies

New Hampshire Public Radio -

They Are The Body Collectors: A Perilous Job In The Time Of Ebola

"When I wake up in the morning, I will pray to God to give me strength and focus," says 21-year-old Sorie Fofana.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Liberia, World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Stawell Times-News

Stawell legatees out in force collecting for appeal

IT has been one hundred years since the beginning of the first world war, out of the ashes of which Legacy was created.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Hispanic Business

'Remote Monitoring System, Data Collecting Device and Monitoring...

"In the above-described case, an operator accomplishing work such as maintenance and/or the like on the facility equipment control system must periodically go to the location where the data collecting device is located in order to do work.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Science / Technology, Inventions

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cult of Mac Blog

Rare Superman comic fetches record $3.2 million

Earlier this week, a copy of the holy grail of comic book collecting, Action Comics No.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Comic Book Collecting

Essexcounty Standard

Salvation Army volunteers to collect donations in Colchester in September

MEMBERS of the Salvation Army are urging residents to beware bogus collectors as they get ready for their own big collection.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Star Online

Pillars of faith: Exhibition on sacred structures

Oasis in the city: Mariamman Temple, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam by veteran artist Long Thien Shih.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Vietnam, Life, Hobbies, Southeast Asia,

BellaOnline

Trash Or Treasure

Do you collect low grade coins? Is this a bad way of collecting? Only you as a collector can answer these questions for yourself.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

SF Signal

Read an Excerpt from Dana Fredsti's Plague World

The thrilling conclusion of the zombie apocalypse begun in PLAGUE TOWN and continued in PLAGUE NATION! The zombie plague has gone airborne, and the conspiracy that began it all reaches the boiling point.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Stamp Collecting

BellaOnline

State Of Stamp Collecting

The state of stamp collecting is always an engaging topic. One side claims stamp collecting as a hobby is doing great, while the other side claims it is on its last legs.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Whitby Gazette

Regatta collections top last year's amount

Picture by Andrew Higgins 09/08/14 Regatta Sunday became a washout when torrential rain and storms saw streets deserted and stalls and attractions pack up and go home early.

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Related Topix: Weather, Life, Hobbies

Art Daily

Classical, ancient, prehistoric art in spotlight at Artemis Gallery auction Aug. 27

Rare Indus Valley Pottery Pyxis. Indus Valley, Pakistan, Ca 3000 BCE. A very fine and unusual decoration - and absolutely original to the piece! Pottery pyxis of rounded form, small round opening with short rim, decorated on top with geometric designs, sides with trees, birds and leaves.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Printing Impressions

10-Cent Original Superman Comic in Pristine Condition Auctioned for $3.2 Million

August 25, 2014 - One of the greatest rarities of comic book collecting, a nearly-flawless example of Action Comics No.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Life, Hobbies, Comic Book Collecting, Man of Steel

Jalopnik

a We're One Step Closer To Transparent Solar Windows For Cars

Researchers at Michigan State University have created a new type of solar concentrator that sucks up the sun's rays but - and this is the important part - it's transparent.

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Related Topix: Life, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Hobbies, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Autos

Skift

Business Traveler: Self-Checked Bags Spread Through American Airports

For those of you who fly British Airways some dark clouds are forming on the horizon.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft

The Escapist

High Grade Action Comics #1 Sells on eBay For Record $3.2M

The price for Superman's debut goes up, up, and away at auction, shattering the previous single-issue sales record.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Life, Hobbies, Federal Way, WA

Wired

This Startup's on a Mission to Save Us From Seedy Debt Collectors

The old saying tells us you can catch more flies with honey than vinegar. But try telling that to a debt collector.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

Food Production Daily

Tetra Pak: 'Biggest challenge in India is lack of enforcement of legislation'

Tetra Pak has donated three $5,000 baling machines to the Indian army in Jammu, Kashmir and Sikkim to dispose of and recycle its cartons.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Life, Hobbies

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Art Daily

Texas Contemporary Art Fair prepares for fourth season

Art Market Productions announced the return of the Texas Contemporary Art Fair for its fourth year at Houston's George R. Brown Convention Center from September 4 - 7, 2014.

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Related Topix: Texas, Life, Hobbies, Houston, TX, Rice University

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