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Mike Shepherd's Discussions

Steven Spielberg Autograph (Opinions Please)

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Shepherd Jul 9. 6 Replies

I have owned this Steven Spielberg autograph for many years.  It was…Continue

Original Comic and Sports Art (Signed and Unsigned)

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Shepherd Jun 30. 2 Replies

I thought that it would be interesting to create a discussion that would allow members to share their original comic and sports art.  I have recently expanded my autograph collection to include…Continue

Share Your Star Wars Photo Album

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Shepherd Jun 18, 2016. 14 Replies

Do you have an online photo album of your Star Wars collection?  If so, then this is the place to share it.  Whether your collection includes Star Wars actors and actresses on Star Wars merchandise…Continue

8x10 or 11x14 Autographed Photos?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Shepherd Feb 25, 2015. 26 Replies

I am just wondering what size of autographed photos most collectors prefer to collect.  I prefer to collect 8x10 autographed photos for the purpose of storage, but I have noticed that many sellers…Continue

 

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James Gandolfini (Tony Soprano)

"Agreed.  That television show raised the bar, and the industry has not looked back ever since.  Very nice, Cogo."
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Mike Shepherd replied to DC's discussion Star Wars Autographs in the group Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Autographs
"I agree.  I have been reading through some old discussions, and reminiscing.  I have my doubts about this particular connection.  Something seems to be off."
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"Identical.  Why do you ask?"
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"I was joking.  That image that you posted shows 766 new messages.  We may need emojis as well."
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"Steve, you need to check your messages."
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"Just don’t remove the Star Wars category, please.  I was actually thinking about this consideration while browsing through the many groups yesterday.  That could use a cleansing as well."
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Mike Shepherd replied to rob kunne's discussion james gandolfini opinions
"The Sopranos"
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Mike Shepherd replied to Ru007's discussion I put Beckett signature review to the test here’s the results
"Pete is a Jedi Master, as is Mike T.  Thanks for the kind words, James."
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Mike Shepherd replied to rob kunne's discussion james gandolfini opinions
"Gallery of History is reputable, as well as expensive.  The bottom loop of the “J” is typically more narrow than the top loop.  That is one of my concerns.  You can also compare it to mine in My Photos."
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Mike Shepherd replied to rob kunne's discussion james gandolfini opinions
"The “J” does not compare at all.  That is one of the things that I look at.  Sorry, Rob.  I hope that I am wrong."
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About Me

What kind of member are you? Industry professionals must use their real names and identify themselves as such. (Check as many as apply.)
Collector
What brings you to Autograph Live?
I would like to participate in forum discussions.
Who can we thank for telling you about Autograph Live?
A member did not invite me to join.
What do you collect, or want to collect?
Sports, History/Politics, Books/Literature, Modern Hollywood and Stage, Classic Hollywood and Stage, Music, SciFi, Horror
Tell us more about your collection, specific areas of interest, etc.:
I started collecting when I was very young and I asked Phil Esposito for an autograph. Years later I also received autographs from Tom Seaver, Placido Domingo and Luciano Pavarotti. It was in 1997 that I began collecting autographs as a hobby.
What is your level of expertise?
Intermediate Collector
What is your favorite autograph in your collection?
Alfred Hitchcock is my favorite autograph in my collection.
Why do you collect?
I collect because I enjoy history.
You can ask anyone living or dead for their autograph. Who would it be?
Edgar Allan Poe

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Mike Shepherd's Blog

Thank You, Mr. Cyrkin

Posted on June 29, 2019 at 9:39am 20 Comments

I have been collecting autographs since I asked Phil Esposito to sign a scrap piece of paper in 1981 at the age of eleven, but it was never a true hobby until twenty-one years ago.  It was then that I not only continued to collect in-person autographs, but also made quite a few purchases from dealers.  It was not until seven years later that I discovered Autograph Collector Magazine.

I was browsing through the magazine section of my local Borders bookstore when I noticed a…

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