Ralph M. Kovel, antiques expert, died August 28.
Delegates at this week's Democratic National Convention will no doubt go home with handfuls of future political collectibles.
Enjoying the Games of the XXIX Olympiad in Beijing? The first poster to announce the games using the term "Olympiad" was this one, advertising the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles.
The Kovels' Top Twenty list is based on the results of hundreds of thousands of searches that took place on its website during July, 2008. Occupied Japan remains on top of the list.
Children of all ages enjoy Schoenhut's classic Humpty Dumpty Circus toys, too. The Humpty Dumpty Circus was made by A. Schoenhut and Co. from 1903 until the 1935 was one of the most popular toys of the early 20th century.