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Spring 2018 Chicagoland Show

The Spring Chicagoland Show will be held on Friday, Saturday & Sunday April 6, 7, 8, 2018 in St Charles IL.  The Chicagoland™ Antique Advertising, Slot-Machine & Jukebox Show is the largest show of its type in the world!...

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Bill Whelan Dies at age of 78

Bill Whelan, 78, died Tuesday December 12, 2017 in his home surrounded by family. He leaves his wife of 55 years, Carole (Swain) Whelan, his daughter Roxanne Robinson including husband Graeme and children, and daughter Kim Shern including husband J...

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Jack Freund & Mike Gorski become 2017 COCA Hall of Fame Members

A tie vote resulted in 2 members being welcomed into the COCA Hall of Fame for 2017.   The COCA Hall of Fame Award(s) are presented annually at the fall meeting to one or more individuals who have made "outstanding contributions" to COCA a...

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Coin-Op-Servations

Post your coin-op questions or comments here.

  • Merithew, Lyle:

    Who works on Juke Boxes (1950s Rockola) in the SF Bay area?

  • Anonymous:

    Looking for repair help with a 1930’s Columbia nickel slot machine in Los Angeles childersroth@gmail

  • Fox, Allan & Judy:

    Just got word that Mike Gorski passed away this afternoon, Tuesday 9/12

  • Morris, Keith:

    Looking for a J.D. Whitlock “The Darby” horse racing game.  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

  • Fox, Allan & Judy:

    R.I.P. Marian Gorski.  She passed away on Friday August 25th…

  • Gumula, Mike:

    The Ohio conv.was great. Thanks to the families on the tour !

  • Bill Petrochuk:

    I had a blast in Ohio. THANK YOU to all of the hosts! And to Cathy Morris for putting it all together.

  • Fox, Allan & Judy:

    I hope everyone had a great time here in Cleveland!

  • Don Mangels:

    RIP Les.A great friend who will really be missed, Les was great planning our trips to Ca.and talked to me recently about doing another one.

  • Johnson, Erick:

    We have lost another one of our great collectors.  RIP Les - you were funny, smart and an all-around nice guy.

  • COCA:

    R.I.P. Lester Aaron, passed away on Friday, June 30, 2017 He will be missed.

  • teshunc:

    I am looking for a Jennings Indian chief head plaque (brass look) for my slot machine stand. I can be reached at: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

  • Anonymous:

    I have a silver comet 1 cent. Cigarette tabletop machine for sale ,original in very good condition…In Wichester CA, 928.358.2552

  • Bill P.:

    R.I.P. Loretta Lippay,widow of the late Bill Lippay, she passed away from ALS- Lou Gehrig’s disease on Palm Sunday.

  • Bobdawes1950@gmail.com:

    Has anybody got any back issues of coca magazine for sale

  • Fox, Allan & Judy:

    R.I.P. Marvin Yagoda….

  • Anonymous:

    A particular key number or just a Mills key?

  • Anonymous:

    Looking for a key for a Mills slot machine

  • Manu:

    just purchased a Jennings Comet Fortune Teller and Gumball Vendor and needs a spare part I welcome any leads .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

  • Piskorowski, Stanley:

    I pick up a Mills Wizard fortune teller. An early wood one in need of restoration. Are repo parts avalible?

  • olsonphil:

    I have Double Dragon coin operated arcade game in need of care. must sell to best offer. 719- 641- 6922

  • KeithMorris:

    I have a friend in Colorado Springs looking for an elecric slot a la IGT or Bally.  Anyone have one for sale or a lead?

  • Kayla rae:

    A23e coca cola vendo Machine for sale nickel spin top unrestored, works

  • Joe Bradley:

    I have a Jennings Star Chief 5 cent machine coming up for auction. contact me if interested 619-297-7653 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

  • Kayla:

    Ae23 coin open spin top coca cola vendo Machine for sale contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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