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Food & Wine: Angel hair prepared with olive oil and garlic, broccoli . . .

. . . and Roma tomatoes. Topped with Alaskan halibut steak carved from a slab of fresh fish. That image was taken years ago . . . unsure, but chances are the meal was washed down with a pint of Peroni lager. Best, Art
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Omega: Vivid imagery, Seeks! . . .

. . . the blue Tokyo is the most personally compelling of the five - good to see one here in the community. Been wearing a '56 Seamaster . . . . . . since Friday night. Let's see what tomorrow brings . . .
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Food & Wine: Down for . . .

. . . halibut? A specialty of the house at my favorite restaurant . . .
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Food & Wine: Ah, a variation on . . .

. . . the classic t-shirt.
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Horological Meandering: They're more common than their stablemate reference CK2292 . . .

. . . which had solid stainless steel cases as opposed to the UK2292's alloy/stainless hybrid. I believe the more desirable C K2292s were exclusively RAF issue; not sure about the U K2292s. Art
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Omega: Hmmm. A clover probably wouldn't come off as well on that dressy design . . .

. . . as it does on my scientific dial. There were Seamaster chronometers with scientific dials and clover crowns, so there's some basis in past production for using it on mine. On the one you're considering: it would stand out like a sore thumb. Art
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Horological Meandering: Two militaries in my collection over the years . . .

. . . but not simultaneously. First, an Ω ref 2179, ca '45 . . . . . . that was issued to the US military. This particular example was probably distributed thru civilian (meaning: war surplus) means, and unlikely to have seen combat. Gone to a friend's collection last year. Shortly after its departu
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WristScan: Not a good photo, sadly. Wish I had better . . .

. . . to share. Warmest, Art
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Omega: Yes, that's precisely the type of crown . . .

. . . that's on now. My watchmaker had a used gold clover leaf that fit perfectly, and it looks quite nice. Can't get over having lost the original, though. Art
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