Tales from the Junk Store

The Junk Pirate archive of buried treasure.

From the back of an Atari Force comic from 1983.
Ansel Adams… good photographer, great catcher.

From Mike Mandel’s 1975 Photographer Baseball card project.
original WWF WrestleMania III 8x10” glossy promo press photo for Andre the Giant!
Box o Doughboys
A rare one for the Junk Store: an original Sega Master System with the Light Phaser.
Go Donuts Over It! 
Don’t Have A Cow If You Win!
Poison Oak Antidotes
1966 Corgi Batmobile
narangkar:

A quick study of the moving image. Cat Galloping, from Eadward Muybridge Animals in Motion.

narangkar:

A quick study of the moving image. Cat Galloping, from Eadward Muybridge Animals in Motion.

 

bobbycaputo:

Striking Photos of Abandoned Philadelphia Lots Overtaken by the Wild

As part of his upcoming book North Philadelphia, photographer Daniel Traub hones in on a particularly moving piece of the urban landscape of inner city Philadelphia: the forgotten lots left behind by leveled houses. In a difficult economic climate, a large number of houses are deemed beyond repair and are ultimately replaced with hauntingly empty spaces, piled with trash or overgrown by nature.

(via vvovvblog)

Advert in DC’s House of Mystery No 276 - Jan 1980
Junk Store Preserves
My coworker scored this amazing Omnichord electric autoharp (with case) a while back. She let me take a photo.
The Junk Pirate home video game controller collection circa 2010. with custom built display table.