Not often I am gobsmacked…

Janet Carr @

Have a look, if you will, at the eBay auction below (the listing has been taken down so I have put several screen shots instead). Notice anything?

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Well, the first thing one would notice is that the photograph is of a pocket Filofax, whereas the auction claims to be selling a mini. [Before the listing was removed, there was a live link above to the auction itself which showed two photographs – one pocket and one mini. I am not sure who owns the photograph of the mini but I have removed it from the screen shot above out of respect for the owner’s copyright ]

The next thing one would notice is that the featured photograph comes from this post on Philofaxy, and belongs to Steve Morton.

 

The third thing one would notice is the description, and below that the note.

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The note reads as follows:

NOTE TO BIDDERS/WATCHERS…

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