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Tiki-Kate
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Joined: Sep 21, 2003
Posts: 1700
From: Yucaipa, CA
Posted: 2009-10-26 8:10 pm   Permalink

Quote:

On 2009-10-26 20:00, bigtikidude wrote:
I wanna know where the Oaks Tavern is.



It changed it's name to the Stagedoor Cafe in 1978.


 
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bigtikidude
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Joined: Aug 10, 2004
Posts: 9186
From: Anaheim,Ca.
Posted: 2009-10-26 8:18 pm   Permalink

Quote:

On 2009-10-26 20:10, Tiki-Kate wrote:
Quote:

On 2009-10-26 20:00, bigtikidude wrote:
I wanna know where the Oaks Tavern is.



It changed it's name to the Stagedoor Cafe in 1978.



ah I see, makes sense.
thanks Kate.

Jeff(btd)



 
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Unga Bunga
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Joined: Jun 06, 2003
Posts: 5856
From: CaliTikifornia
Posted: 2009-10-26 8:50 pm   Permalink

Quote:

On 2009-10-26 20:06, Matterhorn1959 wrote:
The Oaks Tavern was located in Frontierland close to Golden Horseshoe Review.



I use to go there to watch the show.
13 years old, drinkin' 5 to 6 sasparillas (spelled sarsaparilla?) and with Can Can girls.
I guess Walt Disney was my first fix!


 
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tikithomas08
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Joined: Apr 10, 2007
Posts: 528
From: San Diego CA
Posted: 2009-10-26 10:18 pm   Permalink

scored this cool myers rum mirror sign today. anyone know when these were made?

(not my picture, couldnt find my camera)


 
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uncle trav
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Joined: Apr 27, 2005
Posts: 2256
From: Kalamazoo
Posted: 2009-10-27 11:43 am   Permalink

Just to show how persistence pays off I found these four Mauna Loa Detroit glasses at a place I never find anything but I kept going and today BINGO! Also picked up this vintage shirt in electric green. The pics don't do the color justice. Thanks.



This closeup is closer to the real color but still doesn't show how bright it really is.


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abstractiki
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Joined: Aug 29, 2009
Posts: 605
From: Lodi, CA
Posted: 2009-10-27 10:11 pm   Permalink

I found this Tiki at an antique store last week for $20.00. No markings or stamps on it. It has a male on one side and a female on the other. If any one knows any info on this Tiki please let me know. Its about 15 inches tall, dark wood. 20 bucks seamed like a great deal to me.














 
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hottiki
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Joined: Jul 10, 2008
Posts: 354
From: Garden Grove CA
Posted: 2009-10-27 10:34 pm   Permalink



[ This Message was edited by: hottiki 2011-03-16 23:09 ]


 
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abstractiki
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Joined: Aug 29, 2009
Posts: 605
From: Lodi, CA
Posted: 2009-10-28 12:09 am   Permalink

Thanks hottiki!!

 
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Bongo Bungalow
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Joined: Aug 20, 2007
Posts: 1295
From: Indiana
Posted: 2009-10-28 04:51 am   Permalink

First edition, pre-tiki, of course. Nice collectable, nice read.



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leleliz
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Joined: Sep 02, 2008
Posts: 1981
From: NorCal
Posted: 2009-10-28 8:33 pm   Permalink

The most un-tiki Trader Vic item I found thus far...I know someone else found this recently but I cant find the post. Where did this come from?

It has Trader Vic written in the vase near the bottom edge (look close you can see the indentation kind of) and some sort of faded Asian stamp on the bottom


I said what the hell for $0.99



 
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uncle trav
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Joined: Apr 27, 2005
Posts: 2256
From: Kalamazoo
Posted: 2009-10-29 05:00 am   Permalink

[quote]
On 2009-10-28 20:33, leleliz wrote:
The most un-tiki Trader Vic item I found thus far...I know someone else found this recently but I cant find the post. Where did this come from?
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Great find. It's from Trader Vic's Japan. Does it have a quail on the other side or just the morning dove shown?
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Bongo Bungalow
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Joined: Aug 20, 2007
Posts: 1295
From: Indiana
Posted: 2009-10-29 05:19 am   Permalink

Felt sorry for this little guy... he got no eyes!




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uncle trav
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Joined: Apr 27, 2005
Posts: 2256
From: Kalamazoo
Posted: 2009-10-29 05:54 am   Permalink

[quote]
On 2009-10-29 05:19, Bongo Bungalow wrote:
Felt sorry for this little guy... he got no eyes!
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Nice find on the blind fish. I have an extra set of real looking fish eyes I don't need. Here's how they look. Alot better than the cheap googie eyes. PM me and I'll send them out to ya if your interested.


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leleliz
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Joined: Sep 02, 2008
Posts: 1981
From: NorCal
Posted: 2009-10-29 06:07 am   Permalink

Yup it has a bird on the other side too.

Thanks for the info. Explains the Japanese character stamp on the underside.


 
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Psycho Tiki D
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Joined: Oct 13, 2006
Posts: 1840
From: The river Styx, can you pay the toll?
Posted: 2009-10-29 6:23 pm   Permalink

Gotta send a shout out to leleliz...liz sent me an email about an estate sale that started this afternoon at 4:00 p.m. I had seen the pictures and didn't think I was going to go cuz I didn't see anything I was interested in from the pictures. She told me to watch the video, which didn't really change my mind much, but since I went to work late today and the sale was on my way home I stopped by.

I arrived exactly at 4:00 and found, no kidding, at least 60 people lined up outside. Should I stay or should I go? I knew out of all those people there in front of me someone was there for the tiki mugs. Reluctanly I decided to stay and waded through the swarm of people to where I thought the bar items would be found. As I pushed my way through the crowd, a woman passed me going the other way with a box and inside the box were all of the tiki items from the video...4 small Westwood shots, a black Moai mug, a PMP long limbed mug, etc. I rounded the corner and nothing tiki was left.

I looked through the other rooms, nothing of any interest to be found, save a small wood carved set of tiki salt and peppers. I decided to leave, but I my way out, I noticed the lady with the box of mugs sitting on the couch and talking to someone on her cell phone. As she spoke she was describing the mugs and some other things she had. I decided to sit in a chair next to her and as she finished asking the person on the phone what they wanted I asked her if I could have the ones she didn't want.

She kept the Black OMC Moai mug from The Tikis So San Gabriel and the four small Westwood shots. I ended up getting these...


This was the only thing she didn't have that was tiki.


Amber two faced Creature from the Black Lagoon mug with swizzles I have not gone through yet.


Three tiki bucket mug from The Tikis So Gabriel California (I did not have this one) and swizzles I have not gone through yet.



And something I have not seen before; an OMC bamboo mug marked with The Tikis So San Gabriel California. The only other bamboo mug I have seen like this one was from the Stockton Islander.

Thanks Liz!

PTD

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