When I opened my email the other day, I had a nice surprise!
Phil Bogema emailed me to say Hello and he shared a nice
little treat with us!
_ Now you will see Phil in my “Who’s Who” area and his treat below
is exactly the reason why _ Phil is Old Guard _
_ A long time Player
and Fan of the games, Phil is “connected-up” _ Very Cool _
Thxs for writing in again and sharing Phil _ I really
Danny, this is Phil Bogema out in
Denver. Been a while. Well, I’ll tell ya more later, but my collection has
been whittled from 31 machines to just 7 now, and most need to be restored
as the ones I had done and finished sold.
had a discussion with Steve Smith in Virginia yesterday and thought about
some of the stuff I have that may interest you. Specifically, I am
attaching photos of that "New In Box" Silver Sails that was
listed on eBay about 13 years ago. I think you reference it somewhere in
That machine was sold to a buyer
in the northWestern U.S., who uncrated it and set it up. After a short time,
another collector in California contacted me to see if I knew where it was.
I told him and he got in touch with the owner, paid a small fortune for the
machine and moved it down to the Los Angeles area.
photos as presented on the eBay listing as well as the set up machine at
this guy's home.
“31-Bingos _ Wow!!”
_ OK, the Treat _
“Awesome! – A little reminder for ya all, why Phil is in my
Good to hear from you again Brother _ Excellent!!