Go Back   Access World Forums > Access World > The Watercooler

 
Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 02-11-2019, 08:04 AM   #1
NauticalGent
Pristine Curmudgeon
Gold Supporter
 
NauticalGent's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Naples, Italy (EXPAT from Virginia)
Posts: 1,653
Thanks: 353
Thanked 209 Times in 185 Posts
NauticalGent has a spectacular aura about NauticalGent has a spectacular aura about
Rusty Cans

So @Frothingslosh,

In regards to the link in your signature, http://www.rustycans.com/HISTORY/oldfroth.html,

Have you been able to collect any?

__________________
“I had the RIGHT to remain silent...but I didn’t have the ABILITY.” - Ron White
NauticalGent is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 08:30 AM   #2
Frothingslosh
Premier Pale Stale Ale
 
Frothingslosh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Flint, Michigan, USA
Posts: 3,131
Thanks: 79
Thanked 439 Times in 399 Posts
Frothingslosh will become famous soon enough Frothingslosh will become famous soon enough
Re: Rusty Cans

I have roughly a half dozen scattered about, all of them from the later collectible releases. I've kept my eyes open for the rarer older ones, but they don't come up for sale often, and tend to be fairly expensive when they do.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Frothingslosh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 09:02 AM   #3
NauticalGent
Pristine Curmudgeon
Gold Supporter
 
NauticalGent's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Naples, Italy (EXPAT from Virginia)
Posts: 1,653
Thanks: 353
Thanked 209 Times in 185 Posts
NauticalGent has a spectacular aura about NauticalGent has a spectacular aura about
Re: Rusty Cans

Very cool. I never got into collecting anything until we can here but nothing like Americana items. My mother has a lot of tins and others “stuff” I’ll have to sort out once she is no longer with us - I am in NO hurry for that...

There is an American here that collects glass...mostly bottles. He can comb the beach for hours on end. He did a stint in Gitmo so he really has some neat stuff. His house looks like Sanford and Son, but what the hell, he’s happy...

I recently found a guy (Italian) who has managed to find some WWII Nazi material, mostly lead figurines and China, which I suspect are forgeries but again, it ain’t my money and it makes him happy so who am I to judge...

__________________
“I had the RIGHT to remain silent...but I didn’t have the ABILITY.” - Ron White
NauticalGent is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 09:13 AM   #4
Frothingslosh
Premier Pale Stale Ale
 
Frothingslosh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Flint, Michigan, USA
Posts: 3,131
Thanks: 79
Thanked 439 Times in 399 Posts
Frothingslosh will become famous soon enough Frothingslosh will become famous soon enough
Re: Rusty Cans

I'm not really much of a collector, actually. I discovered the whole Frothingslosh thing from a play-by-mail game I was into back during high school and got back into in the mid 2000s, and I've collected a handful of cans just because I find the whole concept behind the beer to be amusing.

For the record, I encountered the name because one group of players in that game I mentioned was The Frothingslosh Syndicate, headed by Biff Frothingslosh, with others like Otto X Frothingslosh as well. I wasn't part of it back in HS, but when I came back to the game, a few of us resurrected it. We got Biff and Otto to come back, and some others were Sylvester, Guido, Ichabod, and Alfredo. We were basically the game's bad guys (it kept things more interesting that way).
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Frothingslosh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 01:52 PM   #5
The_Doc_Man
Happy Retired Curmudgeon
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Suburban New Orleans, LA, USA
Posts: 12,938
Thanks: 65
Thanked 1,318 Times in 1,215 Posts
The_Doc_Man is a splendid one to behold The_Doc_Man is a splendid one to behold The_Doc_Man is a splendid one to behold The_Doc_Man is a splendid one to behold The_Doc_Man is a splendid one to behold The_Doc_Man is a splendid one to behold The_Doc_Man is a splendid one to behold
Re: Rusty Cans

According to the wife, I collect dust and cobwebs.
__________________
I'm a certified grandpa (3 times now) and proud of it.
Retired over one year and survived being home all day with the wife. She must really love me.
If I have helped you, please either click the thanks or click the scales.
The_Doc_Man is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2019, 03:04 PM   #6
CJ_London
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: UK
Posts: 10,613
Thanks: 40
Thanked 3,434 Times in 3,325 Posts
CJ_London is just really nice CJ_London is just really nice CJ_London is just really nice CJ_London is just really nice CJ_London is just really nice
Re: Rusty Cans

I collect little bits of wood, screws, nails, bent screwdrivers and the like because they might come in useful someday. Got a whole garage full.

__________________
CJ_London
_______________________
A little thanks goes a long way. If you have found this post useful, please tick the thanks button
CJ_London is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Not Really newbie but really rusty... fromthestone Introduce Yourself 1 01-27-2016 08:23 AM
Cans and Bottles - OR - Cans or Bottles? Libre The Watercooler 12 04-09-2015 07:51 AM
Simple Query - but I'm rusty exo Queries 2 04-17-2014 11:31 PM
rusty old vb programmer Magnhild Introduce Yourself 1 04-01-2012 01:00 AM
Very rusty at queries... andy_dyer Queries 1 04-15-2011 07:02 AM




All times are GMT -8. The time now is 10:20 AM.


Microsoft Access Help
General
Tables
Queries
Forms
Reports
Macros
Modules & VBA
Theory & Practice
Access FAQs
Code Repository
Sample Databases
Video Tutorials

Featured Forum post


Sponsored Links


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
(c) copyright 2017 Access World