Marriott's GA Stuff on ebay.

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Marriott's GA Stuff on ebay.

Post by jonrev » Sat Sep 03, 2005 12:43 pm

http://cgi.ebay.com/MARRIOTTS-GREAT-AME ... dZViewItem

Does anyone know what this booklet is/was about?
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Post by Tanya » Sat Sep 03, 2005 3:06 pm

I believe that's mini postcard shots bound together in a booklet.

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Post by RLAiello » Sat Sep 03, 2005 6:55 pm

I'm the highest bidder so far. :) So if I get it, I'll let you know what's in it.
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Post by BrianPlencner » Sat Sep 03, 2005 8:26 pm

I own that book. So, if you don't win, I'll do what I can to post the pictures of it.
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Post by RLAiello » Sun Sep 04, 2005 3:26 pm

MAN what a bidding war! I won the book!

I ended up paying $11.50 for it. Crazy. :-D :lol: :shock:
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Post by redfishpaw » Fri Nov 18, 2005 2:47 pm

Marriotts Great America The Edge Vintage Floaty Pen :arrow:

http://cgi.ebay.com/Marriotts-Great-Ame ... dZViewItem

Bugs Bunny Tin Tray :arrow:

http://cgi.ebay.com/1975-Marriotts-Grea ... dZViewItem

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Post by RandyV » Sat Nov 19, 2005 10:23 pm

Congrats on the win, Rick. I have the same flip book.

The Edge floaty pen is kinda cool ... I don't ever remember ever seeing those in Gurnee.
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Post by redfishpaw » Thu Dec 01, 2005 1:19 pm

1976 GRAND OPENING MARRIOTT GREAT AMERICA Pewter Plate

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http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... %3AIT&rd=1

I'm tempted to bid on this, but then again, maybe not.

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Post by BrianPlencner » Thu Dec 01, 2005 8:16 pm

Man I would like to bid on that to...

Hmm...

MUST.....NOT....BID..

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Post by redfishpaw » Thu Dec 08, 2005 7:30 am

Looks like that plate sold for only 3 bucks

here is an unusual item,

HALF A CUP OF COFFEE
:arrow: http://cgi.ebay.com/Vintage-Marriotts-G ... dZViewItem

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Post by steven » Thu Dec 08, 2005 12:34 pm

I remember seeing that plate in the shops at Gurnee and not buying it because it was too expensive. I have no idea how much it was selling for back then at its original price, but I doubt that it would have been only $3.00! I see the plate show up on eBay fairly regularly. It usually doesn't sell for a high price on there unless several MGA souvenir hunters just happen to all go after one at the same time and drive up the price. I finally got one from eBay several years ago. I don't remember how much I paid, but I got it for what I felt was a good price.

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Post by redfishpaw » Thu Dec 08, 2005 1:07 pm

steven wrote:I remember seeing that plate in the shops at Gurnee and not buying it because it was too expensive. I have no idea how much it was selling for back then at its original price, but I doubt that it would have been only $3.00! I see the plate show up on eBay fairly regularly. It usually doesn't sell for a high price on there unless several MGA souvenir hunters just happen to all go after one at the same time and drive up the price. I finally got one from eBay several years ago. I don't remember how much I paid, but I got it for what I felt was a good price.

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I should clarify, I was refering to the ebay auction at 3 bucks ($2.99) which was a steal. I am surprised that more people didn't bid. I have no idea what Mariotts sold them for.

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Post by GAcoaster » Thu Dec 08, 2005 9:42 pm

redfishpaw wrote:Looks like that plate sold for only 3 bucks
Yep, and it's on its way to me! :D
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Post by redfishpaw » Fri Feb 10, 2006 7:42 am

This was a nice auction for a 1977 map and book which went for 22 bucks.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... %3AIT&rd=1
I did not bid as I already have both of these, but I was tempted in the interest of having an extra set.

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Post by m_force_4_ever » Fri Feb 10, 2006 8:45 am

^I almost won that at $21.50 but got outbid with 7 seconds left!!!!!!!! :evil:

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