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    thanks for help I.D.ng Schrager cue

    Thanks for your tip pdcue and chopdoc and PT109 and skins and cornerman and poolhustler. You all helped keep the search alive.I finally was able to track down Tom O'Connor ( who usd to work with Bert Schrager) and he positively I.D. every aspect of the cue as a Schrager. Now the next step is to...
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    Bert Schrager cue

    Can anyone help me get positive I.D. for a Bert Schrager cue stick? ChopDoc and others have tentatively I.D. it as a Schrager but how can I get hard proof? The stick was probably made prior to 1986 because there is no trademark on the cue. Invoice?Purchase order? Verification letter...
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    stick I.D.

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    tech help--uploading photos

    i get as far as uploading 5 photos to attachment management and then I can't get them onto my post. please help.
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    stick I.D.

    this stick needs I.D.
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    stick opinion

    Hope the photos are good. What is this stick?
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    stick I.D.

    Need I.D. on custom stick. Wood is Macassar ebony. Shaft is tiger stripe maple Grip may be silk.Appreciate all comments
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    I'm throwing a screwball?

    Gotta stroke question. Gave up game for about 3 years and trying to get back my form( or what there was of it.) On long fairly straight shots of 4 to 7 ft from cue to object ball I sink them regularly with a smooth fairly slow stroke. When I have to increase speed of stroke to stop ball or...
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    Hatchetman-clear your inbox Adams Jim Rempe

    Here are some photos of the stick that we discussed. Let me know what your interest is.It'll go on E-bay on Monday. Circa about 1975 and still dead straight.
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    Adams? Helmstetter?

    I picked up this stick today and I used the Forums search function to get a plethora of info. But there are still some questions to be answered. >Is this cue an Adams or a Helmstetter? >Did either of these gentlemen produce any cues before the operation was transferred to Japan? >What is the...
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    Adams? Helmstetter?

    I picked up this stick today and I used the Forums search function to get a plethora of info. But there are still some questions to be answered. >Is this cue an Adams or a Helmstetter? >Did either of these gentlemen produce any cues before the operation was transferred to Japan? >What is the...
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    Talk about " Poolroom Characters"

    This fella was a legend around the Prescott, AZ. area for a lot of years. The This is the original drawing that was on the wall at the Kirkland Steakhouse & Bar.They remodeled a couple years ago and my wife was able to score it for my birthday at an antique dealer in Flagstaff, AZ. To me it is...
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    chopping

    chopping prize money in a handicapped tournament rubs me the wrong way. It's probably the smartest thing to do sometimes and I don't mean I won't do it under certain circumstances but I think there should be a winner in a tournament. I don't think chopping should be allowed. IMHO
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    weight

    The subject came up the other day. I feel that it is proper form for the better player to approach a lesser player and initially OFFER weight to a lesser player to stir up action but that it is improper form for the lesser player to approach a better player and initially ASK for weight. I'm...
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    I.D. needed on another stick

    This stick is old . It has been refinished. 4 rosewood points with 4 very sharp veneers. From the outside:green, orange,rosewood, maple. Joint has brass rings. Ring work above wrap with 4 dots . Same below wrap Rosewood butt sleeve. Ring work with 4 dots below sleeve. Black butt cap. No ivory...
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    Need stick I.D.

    Cue is old. It has been refinished. Six maple windows on rosewood butt sleeve. 4 Rosewood points with 4 very sharp veneers.From the outside: rosewood , maple, rosewood, maple. Brass pin. No ivory. Any ideas?
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    National pool cue company

    Anybody know anything about National Pool Cue Company? Were they the same outfit as The National Pool Cue Chalk Company? Any info On National Pool Cue Company and the sticks they made would be greatly appreciated. I can't seem to come up with much
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    National pool cue company

    Anybody know anything about National Pool Cue Company? Were they the same outfit as The National Pool Cue Chalk Company? Any info On National Pool Cue Company and the sticks they made would be greatly appreciated. I can't seem to come up with much
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    Ralph Groves-1P player, kentucky 50's & 60's

    I'd like to know any info on a Ralph Groves who is purported to be an under the radar top 1 pocket player in Kentucky during the 50's &60's
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    turkey Break

    There was a game that was played at Sand's Cue & Cushion in Pittsurgh in the '50s called Turkey Break.A big old board would replace the Keno board for the 2 weeks before Thanksgiving. It just had holes with numbers. Then came out a 36 ball rack. For a quarter you got one break.You scored by...
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