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Chronicle-express. (Penn Yan, N.Y.) 1926-current, February 06, 1991, Image 19

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B usiness -------- PhiVs Box Seats opens I l i e * ByBOBGJLFILLAN PENN YAN — For the serious sports card collector, names such « Ibpps, Fleer, &ore. Upper ^ k , Classic, Skybox, Donruss, or Leaf all have special significance. Those are among the most popular companies currently marketing everything from high- tech basketball cards to stop-ac­ tion hockey and football cards to complete lines of baseball cards in a hobby that has skyrocketed in popularity since the early 1980s. ^ For Phil Leonard, owner of Yhil’s Box Seats, 132 Main St., Penn Yan, (with an entrance in the rear of the building), the boom in collecting has provided an op­ portunity to return to a hobby he’s enjoyed since he was a young fan. I collected cards as a kid,” related Leonard, “and I sold them all about five years ago. “And then,” he went on to say, 1 Barrington I Ella Knapp 243-7582 Angela Howell made a trip back to Strong, Jan. 28 to have a check- up on her body cast that is sup- \ posed to len^hen her right leg so it will stay in the hip socket and will grow. She’s doing fine and she ' is such a good little patient. Send t her a card, please! Her address at !fome is: Angela Howell, 771 [Payne Road, Penn Yan, NY 14527, I c/o Jeffery Howell. BATH and Deal W ith BURCH OPEN EVENINGS Mon.-Tues.-Wed. NO NONSENSE SALE _ ■ 88Buick :)_^Regal2dr $7995 670l(jsmobiie Delta 4 door $6995 87Lincoln Town Car $9995 87 Cadillac A n n a *? '^Coupe Deville $9995 87 Pontiac A n n n i- 6onne.4dr $6995 87 Pontiac 6000 Wagon $6995 .86 Pontiac ‘ Parisienne 4 dr $5995 86 Ford Ltd. Station Wagon $3995 86 Chevy A p rtrt,- Caprice Classic $5995 i86Pon0ac . _ _ . ^ 6000 4 door $3995 85 Dodge Caravan All options... 85 Buick Regal 2 door fe Toronado Classic 2 door 85 Pontiac Parisienne 4 dr 85 Oldsmobile I Delta 4 door 1 85 Oldsmobile Ciera4door 185 Chr 184 Oldsmobile 0iefa4dr $6995 $4495 $6995 $3995 $3995 $3995 5 $2995 All cars offered at these sales prices INCLUDE N.Y.S. Inspection 12 month, 12,000 mile _ warranty AVAILABLE , BURCH O ldsB u ic fc-Ponti'ac /v.K r>07-776-304i ^70 W. M o rris S t. OPRN-SATURDAYS “last year when I lived in Rich­ mond, VA, I waited on a lot of guys that played for the Richmond Braves in the jewelry store that I worked. “One of players,\ continued Leortard, “gave me tickets to all the games and just for the heck of it a fnend o f mine and I went to a card show and I saw this guy’s card; and 1 bought every card that he had available. \And he stated, “the next thing you know I had started all over again collecting cards.” In addition, Leonard, a native of Penn Yan, said that he’s thoroughly enjoyed selling and trading cards with his customers since he opened his business on Jan. 19. “The kids have been great,” reported Leonard, who has an ex­ cellent selection of choice older cards, as well as all the latest cards, “they all have their favorite players. “And,” he added, \they really know their cards.” But, as Leonard pointed out, more and more adults are also be­ coming collectors. “A lot of parents are becoming involved (in collecting),” he stated. “They get started ^ c a u s e their kids are collecting and then they really get in terest^ .’ Phil’s Box Seats is open from 3 to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday. BR6NCHPORT RUTOMOTIVE • Sunoco Gas • Kerosene • Propane • Ice • Sm all Eng. Work • Major & Minor Repairs • Tires • Auto Glass • Tune-Up • Transm issions Personal Service • All Work Guaranteed Rt. 54A, Branchport 315-595-2263 O w n e r P h il L e o n a rd of P h il’s Box Seats, 132 M ain St., P e n n Yan, s ta n d s beh in d a co u n ter filled w ith a terrific selection of s p o r ts card s ran g in g from th e . 950s to 1991. P h il’s Box S e a ts f e a tu r e s a ll th e top s tars, a s well a s team sets, r o o k ie cards, com m on cards, wax packs, an d com ­ p lete sets. (Photo by Bob Gilfillan) PENN YAN AUTO PARTS, Inc. M a iden Lane, Penn Yan You Can TR U S T Parts Plus! i S l ^ i f s Plus a u l o x i o r o O p e n D aily 8-5:30 S a t 8-4; S un. 9-1 536-7451 Village fAuto W o rlds 102 W . Lak^ 'Kd.. Ttnn ‘ Xan, 0 ^ • 536-8942 Specia[izitt£ in Customer Satisfaction Upstate New York's Certified Mastercraft Collision Service offering Yates County the most professional repairs and refinlsh- ing from small scratches to major collision damage. We also offer express deer repairs - for mlnimarinconvenlence with major satisfaction. Village Auto Works • working hard to be your first choice for collision service. Lowner cars available • some restrictions apply. START THE YEAR RIGHTI i WITH THESE STENZEL BUYS 'htlUABU COUPON i Take An Additional «200 OFF & w e’ll fill the tank with g as AS ALWAYS, A ^2000 MINIMUM TRADE - Plus Our \Right Start Coupon 1990 GEO PRIZM 4 dr.. 4 cyl., auto., air, stereo, cloth int., 9500 miles '*^9695\”ar 1990 BUICK SKYLARK 4 dr., 4 cyl., auto, air, stereo, cloth int., less than 10,000 miles, two to choose from, Price reduced from Red tag 1989 CHEVY FULL SIZE BLAZER 350 V8, E.F.I. auto. w/OD, Silverado, loaded, 36,000 mi. $1^ QQC Plus Min. Trade 1988 CHEVROLET C-1500 PICKUP 350 V8. EFI, Silverado, loaded with options, over $16,000 new *8295 \“ar- 1988 CHEVROLET C-1500 PICKUP 350 V8. w/auto. OD. Silverado, cap, pw, pi $7995 pusm , ,„. 1988 CHEVROLET S-10 PICKUP 4 cyl., 5 spd., tonneau cover, sliding rear window, rally wheels ^5795 1988 FORD ESCORT 4 dr., 4 cyt., auto., 38.000 miles Plus Min. 1988 CHEVY CAMARO SPORT coim 2.8 V6, 5 spd., air, 24,000 miles $7995“ - 1988 GMC JIMMY 4x4 350 v e, High Sierra, loaded, 18,000 miles H 3 ,995~ 1988 GMC 2500 CUSTOM VAN V8, auto. w/OD, loaded inc. TV & raised roof, only 31,000 miles *“13,995 1987 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX 2 dr., 305, V8, auto, w/00, tilt, cruise, air, stereo, pw, pi Plus Min. / / Trade 1987 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE 4 dr., 3.6 V6. auto. w/OD, loaded w/options, maroon w/maroon cloth. Plus Min. 1987 BUICK PARK AVENUE 4 dr.. 3.8 V6, auto. w/OD, loaded inc. climate control, air & pm, ice bluew/blue velour Plus Min. ! 1987 CHEVROLET CAVALIER Z-24 V 6 .5 Speed, cassette QQC Plus Min. Trade 1*8795 1987 FORD AEROSTAR VAN 7 pass., V6, auto., loaded 45,000 miles 1987 CHEVY SPECTRUM TURBO 4 dr., 4 cyl., 5 spd., stereo ' cassette, cloth buckets, charcoal, gray, 44.000 miles. One Owner i Plus Min. ' 1' 1 Trade 1987 CHEVROLET ! C-10 PICKUP 305 V8. EFI. auto., ps, pb, stereo ^ 1 6 9 5 1987 CHEVY S-10 BLAZER 4X4 V6. auto. w/O.D. Tahoe pkg. tilt. cruise, air, stereo cassette w/eq., P.W., p. 1., 5 2^00 miles. Over *2(^0o new. One owner *^8295 1986 CHEVY 1/2TON4X4 Pickup Siverado, V8 auto. w/O.D., loaded. 7,600 miles. Two-tone red/tan. One owner ’“6895_ \“Lr- 1986 PONTIAC PARISIENNE 4 dr., 305 V8, auto. w/OD, air, tilt, cruise, stereo *7295 1986 BUICK CENTURY 4 dr., V6, auto., tilt, cruise, air, stereo $ C Q Q C p i u s M i n . Trade 1986 PONTIAC 6000 LE 4 dr., V6, auto., tilt, cruise, air, stereo, 2-tone paint, low miles ^6495“ ■ 1986 BUICK CENTURY LTD 4 dr., 3.8 V6, auto. w/OD, loaded, 56,000 miles over $18,000 new ^ 5 7 9 5 ^ ^ \ - 1986 OLDS j CALAIS 2 dr., 4 cyl., auto., ps, pb, air, tilt, cruise, stereo w/cass., black Plus Min. 1986 GMC JIM M Y 4X4 FULL SIZE : V8, auto. w/O.D., Siverado, loaded, 56,000 miles, two-tone blue $9295 1985 OLDS DELTA 88 ROYALE 4 dr., V8. auto, p.s., p.b., toaded, w/optbns less than 30,000 origtnal miles. One owner, nice price ^4795 ■ 1985 BUICK PARK AVENUE 4 dr., 3.8 V6 w/SFl, auto. w/OD, gray with gray velour int. only 35,000 miles $700^ Plus Min. / Trade 1985 PONTIAC TRANS AM 2 dr., V8, auto., tilt, cruise, air, stereo cass. w/£0, T-tops, red, 30,(XK) miles ^7495 1985 BUICK PARK AVE. 4 dr., 3.8V6W/S.F.I. auto w/O.D. loaded , blue w/ blue cloth, 51,000 miles *“6795 1984 CHRYSLER NEW YORKER 4 dr., loaded w/options, priced to sell quick. Plus Min. Trade BOB STENZEL CHEVROLIE^CJEGj^ Routes 5 & 20, Just West of Geneva • 315-789-6811 Rodney Bruce Bundschuh Iddings f-

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