So, the enormous crowd ended up cramming into the couple small buildings, inside which the pickings were dry and the dealers were in a much better mood.
I don't know what it is about the Springfield show . . . I always find great stuff, but it's usually not pencils. In fact, it's usually stuff that's almost pencils, and this time was no exception. In a dollar box I turned this up . . .
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