May 27, 2012, 09:15 AM
High School ring returned after 62 years,
My oldest return yet, She lost the ring in 1950, 62 years later, reunion with an added bonus! Read this blog by a Chicago Now blogger Teppi who helped put the pieces together.
Blog power: a blog, a ring and a reunion | When You Put It That Way
Last edited by River Rat; May 27, 2012 at 11:10 AM.
May 27, 2012 09:15 AM
May 27, 2012, 09:35 AM
May 27, 2012, 09:36 AM
My goal for 2012 is a dozen Walking Liberty Halves
Great story, Ron...Keep up the great work...she will never forget getting the ring back.
May 27, 2012, 03:08 PM
WTG Ron The only better feeling then finding a class ring is returning one. The longest lost one I have so far was lost for 3 years LOL. 62 years lost has to be some kind of record. Congrats.... Way to do the right thing. Karma will be coming your way.
May 27, 2012, 07:58 PM
Congrats Ron on finding and returning a beautiful ring. No better feeling can be had . You are a good ambassador to this hobby.
May 27, 2012, 09:47 PM
You made her so happy! This is what the hobby is all about!
"A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything." — Friedrich Nietzsche
"You ask where I live. I cannot tell you. I am a Voyageur, a Chicot, sir. I live everywhere. My grandfather was a voyageur; he died while on a voyage. My father was a voyageur; he died while on a voyage. I will also die while en route, and another Chicot will take my place. Such is our course of life."
May 28, 2012, 06:22 AM
May 28, 2012, 07:22 PM
A great story , love hearing about the good side of our hobby . I use the the story about the the platinum ring you found so that people understand that we do not hunt for the money .
Jun 06, 2012, 01:11 PM
King of the rings
Great stuff Ron ! Loved the video !
Always looking for that next ring !!