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#1 Arenafoot

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Posted 13 October 2015 - 02:42 PM

In New Orleans (where I grew up), we actually had both, Pizza Time Theatre & Showbiz Pizza Place. My best friend had his birthday party at the SPP in Algiers, LA (west bank of NOLA) April 1981 and thats all it took. I was hooked! 

I wanted to share some of my SPP collection......

 

The scan below is actually in chronological order from right to left. The orange Skee-Ball tickets were the first ones issued in 1981, then yellow, and then red. Then in 1989-1990, when both companies merged into Showbiz/Pizza Time Inc., they started with purple tickets and dated them too. The last dated ticket I have is the white 1993 ticket - the purple tickets under that white ticket, are the back side of the 1991 purple tickets.

 

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Posted 13 October 2015 - 06:21 PM

I used to have a bunch of tokens and tickets. I ended up using them in the chuck e cheese.

#3 Arenafoot

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Posted 13 October 2015 - 09:51 PM

I used to have a bunch of tokens and tickets. I ended up using them in the chuck e cheese.

Everytime I'd go to CEC and get tokens after ordering, I'd start going thru each token, looking at the year printed on them to see if I needed any of them for my collection before spending them.


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Posted 28 October 2015 - 09:01 PM

Do you still have them? If you do that would be wicked!

#5 Arenafoot

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Posted 29 October 2015 - 01:40 AM

Do you still have them? If you do that would be wicked!

Yes I do! That scan above is from my SPP/CEC collection. I will be adding more pics/scans of my SPP collection soon.


consoles I own: Atari 2600 Vader & Jr. (short rainbow) w/box, GCE Vectrex, Radio Shack CoCo2 (64k) w/box, Intellivision, NES, SNES, N64 (x3), Xbox (Halo Ed.), PS1 (x3), PS2 slim, Wii, Mattel HyperScan (x2) handhelds I own: Microvision w/box, Electronic Football (by Sears) w/box, Tomytronic Pac-Man w/ box, Entex PacMan2, Coleco Donkey Kong tabletop w/box (w/ Coleco "Perma-Power" Adapter), & all MGA Classic Arcade's and Jakk's Pacific/TV Games Plug-n-Play.


#6 Patrick Boots CEC

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Posted 13 March 2016 - 09:41 AM

Cool Tickets! I've only ever seen the Skeeball type ones in person at a CEC fan convention..Cool!
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Posted 13 March 2016 - 09:19 PM

Cool Tickets! I've only ever seen the Skeeball type ones in person at a CEC fan convention..Cool!

These are my personal collection - I obtained every one of them (and more that didn't make into the scan) from the New Orleans (Algiers), LA SPP.

 

A purchase I made in the late 90's off eBay was a huge bag of common SPP tokens. Actually got a 22mm or 23mm smaller token in the bunch! Its the only one I've ever seen like that.

 

Other SPP items I have:

SPP Mitzi pinback button

SPP Billy Bob "Brian" kids bicycle license plate

SPP "Billy Bob Sez......" plastic 7" rulers

SPP "Showbiz Collector's" contest - peel off game pieces


consoles I own: Atari 2600 Vader & Jr. (short rainbow) w/box, GCE Vectrex, Radio Shack CoCo2 (64k) w/box, Intellivision, NES, SNES, N64 (x3), Xbox (Halo Ed.), PS1 (x3), PS2 slim, Wii, Mattel HyperScan (x2) handhelds I own: Microvision w/box, Electronic Football (by Sears) w/box, Tomytronic Pac-Man w/ box, Entex PacMan2, Coleco Donkey Kong tabletop w/box (w/ Coleco "Perma-Power" Adapter), & all MGA Classic Arcade's and Jakk's Pacific/TV Games Plug-n-Play.


#8 Patrick Boots CEC

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Posted 15 March 2016 - 07:13 AM

I only have a Showbiz Mug, that mind you, has a matching CEC variant which I also own. That's cool.




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