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Actived: Thursday Jan 21, 2021
Tire Rationing During World War II | Antiques & Auction News
The Japanese Empire had overrun the Far East very rapidly, and our supply of crude rubber, the prime ingredient used to make tires, was almost completely cut off. Attempts to grow rubber trees in the U.S. failed, so what small flow of rubber was still available, mostly from South America, went into wartime production.
Boxborough Paper Town | Antiques & Auction News
The Boxborough Holiday Inn is located at 242 Adams Place, Boxborough, Mass., directly off I-495, exit 28. Admission to the show is $7 for adults ($1 discount with ad or website coupon); $4 for young collectors 12 to 21; and free of charge for children 12 and under with a paid adult.
Over 370 Lots Of Chinese And Asian Banknotes, Scripophily
Highlights will include a 1932 "Birds over Junk" in AU condition; group lots of China and Japan from an old, lifetime collection, "The Hamtramck Collection," assembled from the 1940s to the 1980s by a U.S. Army officer during his travels around the world; and an old Connecticut estate that has been off the market for over 30 years.