Plus it is a 25 cent machine to boot.
Another interesting facet of our business is collecting and selling antique floor safes.
These are great project machines and some parts!Most of the slot machines from the 1890's to 1940's were made by only a few manufacturers: Jennings, Mills, Pace, Watling, Caille and Superior.Here is a very nice original 5 cent machine that seldom shows.We find many of our machines in places where they have been locked up since then.Condition, allUsed (106)New, price, min."Around Town with Linda produced by Chris and Linda Meloche of Chelsea, did a show on Bill and his work as well.Slots made before 1951 did not have lighted or plastic fronts, except for pai gow poker bonus payouts the Jennings Sun Chief models.If you wish to have your pet painted for posterity please email or call for details.
After twenty-five years as owner of Darwin's Stained Glass, I began tinkering with old slot machines in my spare time, and another business was born.
The mechanism has been serviced, cleaned and lubed.
Both machines work and are available as they sit or we can degrease, clean, lube and tune the mechanisms for you at an additional cost.Additional pictures on request via email 1935 Mills War Eagle *sale pending* Serial # 386183.Original finish on castings, tin reel strips, cash box, faux wood finished door, awards card, replacement lock and key.Machine was refinished by the late Bill Daugherty over 10 years ago.The story is that this machine was owned by the same family since 1949 and at that time a very cool storage case was built to house the machine and it was only brought down from the attic at holidays for the family to play.What coin does it take?Original paint, reel strips, back door with instructions, DUO lock and key, cash box and locking cash box security door and melon jackpot counter.They were the workhorse of their day, and are the most reliable, in my opinion.