Re: [PPLetterpress] Well, I am again selling my Wonderful Press!!!
- Hi, Terry. Eric has written that this is NOT an adjustable bed (AB). Is
that correct? Mills would be interested if the bed were adjustable.
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On Wed, 4 Jan 2006, Protean Press wrote:
> After an initial decision to buy the press, and after my alerting all of you
> to the fact that it was sold, Marianne and Co. decided that their future was
> not certain enough to make the investment. So, Vandercook 219 AB and
> accessories are again for sale.
> The preconditions are again (or still) the same: that it be out of my space
> and on its way (or in your space) by the end/middle of February and that I
> have access to it. (I still have several pieces that I am working on that
> will require use of it; further use will be at the convenience of the
> purchaser--nothing that I am doing after February has a time condition on
> So, the individual from Illinois and the one from New York don't seem the
> best choices (unless you'd like a houseguest on an occasional basis). Again,
> if the home for the press is a good one, I am willing to sell it for the
> price it cost me to buy it in 1982: $700. The most recent improvements (the
> new crescent gadget and holder) should make me charge at least $100 more for
> it, but I know that moving it to wherever it goes will be much more
> expensive than it was for me and I am willing for the $$ to go into moving
> it well and safely.
> I hope to hear from any of you who are still interested. Or please do pass
> the word. I have few people I also need to phone (which is the means that
> they used to respond to my original notice), but if you get your bid in
> early--you may have the press.
> Terry Horrigan 415 386-3044
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