As a collector of Hilsons, I will say this: That is one nice Hilson !
And yes, you got a good deal at what you paid for it I was watching it, but all my funds are going into home brew equipment lately. Hence I've been staying away from here to control the PAD/TAD
"The fact is, squire, the moment a man takes to a pipe, he becomes a philosopher. It's the poor man's friend; it calms the mind, soothes the temper, and makes a man patient under difficulties. It has made more good men, good husbands, kind masters, indulgent fathers, than any other blessed thing on this universal earth."
-"Sam Slick, the clockmaker" aka T.C.Haliburton