What kind of member are you? Industry professionals must use their real names and identify themselves as such. (Check as many as apply.)
What brings you to Autograph Live?
I do research on certain autographs, autograph resellers, buy a lot on eBay, and see that this site always comes up with the best answers.
Who can we thank for telling you about Autograph Live?
Search engines keep bringing your articles up when researching
What do you collect, or want to collect?
Sports, History/Politics, Modern Hollywood and Stage, Classic Hollywood and Stage, Music
Tell us more about your collection, specific areas of interest, etc.:
mainly sports, Hollywood (old and new), music, big dead ball era fan, baseball fan until the Mantle / Mays / Aaron days were over, not when the steroid era began, have had Babe Ruth signed baseballs, John Hancock, James Dean, John Wayne, many many sports athletes, to many to count, etc.
What is your level of expertise?
What is your favorite autograph in your collection?
Id have to say probably my 4 x signed Pink Floyd "The Wall" album cover.
Why do you collect?
I started managing health clubs in the late 80s through the mid- 90s in Houston & Dallas, and met actors (Chuck Norris being my favorite), athletes, etc. and would go to the George R. Brown Convention Center to sports shows long before PSA or JSA - I think Scoreboard was the biggest name at the time although they never used holograms to match their COA's, so a lot of people stopped trusting them later on...
You can ask anyone living or dead for their autograph. Who would it be?