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Thomas continued Clark's wooden movement tall clock production, and about 1817 began making the wooden movement shelf clock. In 1955, a flood badly damaged the Seth Thomas factory.These were cased in pillar and scroll cases until 1830, when the bronze looking glass and other styles became popular. They phased out movement manufacturing and began importing many movements from Germany.In June 2001 General Time announced that it was closing its entire operation. The NAWCC (the National Association of Watch and Clock collectors) purchased from Seth Thomas their collection of historical records, drawings, photographs, advertisements and documents.In January, 2009, The Colibri Group unexpectedly shut its doors, laying off its 280 employees and preparing to sell all remaining jewelry, gold and silver to pay creditors. The following message appeared on the Colibri website: "February 16, 2009 The Colibri Group is currently in receivership and is not accepting any orders at this time.We now begin a new era with a promise to improve on this legacy and our service to you, our valued customer, as we take immediate steps to regain your trust and confidence.
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