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Gregory Van Vorhis
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Drunkle Billy
This might upset some people, but I had fun doing it, so I'm going to share it. I make beer. I've made several batches so far. I give each one its own unique name. So far, I have bottled: Swamp Juice Wobble Water Corduroy Road Howling Fantods For those who ...

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My Collection - Christopher Radko Ornament
This Christopher Radko ornament is titled "James Stewart as George Bailey." It's beautiful artwork features an image not seen in the film. I have since found the stand for this in order to safely display it.

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My Collection - Polonaise Ornament
This Polonaise ornament from Kurt S. Adler, Inc., is called "It's a Wonderful Life," stock number AP 910. It is a beautiful hand-blown, hand-painted piece featuring Mary, George, and Zuzu Bailey. I have since found the stand to safely hang it on.

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My Collection - Wrapping Paper
These two rolls of Cleo-branded wrapping paper were available in 1996. I bought one roll of the red and two rolls of the green, and kept one of each. I bought these, in all places, at Community Markets in Bluffton, Ohio, when I was in college.

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My Collection - Target Facial Tissues
When Target sold the ceramic village pieces, they also released these Target-branded facial tissues featuring scenes from the film. However, without licensing, they had to change the name of the town to Northport, and the welcome home sign says "Welcome Hom...

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My Collection - Holiday Cards
A few years ago, Big Lots sold It's a Wonderful Life -themed Christmas cards. There were two designs. These are those cards, both inside and out.

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Walgreens - Bedford Falls Express
I did not put up the entire train set, but here is a picture of it in the box. This is part of the Walgreens collection.

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Walgreens Collection - Bedford Falls Bandstand
This Enesco set was released by Walgreens, but I do not remember what year. I had several pieces, but since they were so large (about 150 percent larger than the Target village), I sold them. I kept this bandstand piece, though, which is very cool. You can ...

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Target Village - Money Basket
During the run on the bank, the residents of Bedford Falls freaked out and created a mob to get all of their money back from the bank and the Bailey Building and Loan. At the end of the film, the residents redeemed themselves by creating another kind of mob...

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Target Village - Boys Sledding
Near the beginning of It's a Wonderful Life, a young George, Harry, Sam and Marty go sledding near the river and near Potter's house. This event plays an important role in George's fate. Here, three of those boys sled down the hill...two of them without sle...
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