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 Post subject: Cylinders in safety!
PostPosted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:12 am 
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Is it enough to keep the nephews away from the cylinder cabinet at the holiday parties? :lol: :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
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Nice. Is that a Marx wind-up toy from the 40s?


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
PostPosted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 5:25 am 
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Andreas Gramophones wrote:
Is it enough to keep the nephews away from the cylinder cabinet at the holiday parties? :lol: :lol:


I'm afraid it is enough to attract the kids to jump in and chase the mouse!

On the good side, it may scare away your mother-in-law


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
PostPosted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 5:40 am 
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Apart from anything else, I am impressed to see how many British cylinders (Edison-Bell, Clarion, Sterling) have found their way to Brazil!

Oliver Mundy.


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
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I don't think a mouse would be a deterrent, but a mousetrap might ;) .


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
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travisgreyfox wrote:
Nice. Is that a Marx wind-up toy from the 40s?

Thank you, it's a 40's Schuco mouse.


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
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CarlosV wrote:
Andreas Gramophones wrote:
Is it enough to keep the nephews away from the cylinder cabinet at the holiday parties? :lol: :lol:


I'm afraid it is enough to attract the kids to jump in and chase the mouse!

On the good side, it may scare away your mother-in-law

You're right, this will attract the kids, I can not leave the mouse there !!


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
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epigramophone wrote:
I don't think a mouse would be a deterrent, but a mousetrap might ;) .


You beat me to it! :)


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
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A tarantula would be a better choice.


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 Post subject: Re: Cylinders in safety!
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gramophone-georg wrote:
A tarantula would be a better choice.


Yes, a real one.
Brandon


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