Antiques, jewelry among wares at J&R Things & Stuff

New Business Spotlight

April 21, 2013
  • Robert Eaves owns J&R Things & Stuff and Pawn at 108 N. Queen St. in Martinsburg, W.Va. He opened the business on Jan. 14.
By Yvette May/Staff Photographer

Name of business: J&R Things & Stuff and Pawn

Owner: Robert Eaves

Address: 108 N. Queen St., Martinsburg, W.Va.

Opening date: Jan. 14, 2013

Products and services: Pawn service, with money loaned on most items. The business also buys, sells and trades items such as antiques, collectibles, guns, coins, and jewelry of gold, silver, platinum and palladium, even broken and scrap.

Target market: Ages 21 through seniors

Previous business experience: Eaves got into the antique business many years ago as something fun to do on the side. He was in the building that now houses his business about 20 years ago as a partner with his son in an antiques business. He also worked in construction and food service, including operating a barbecue business with his wife that sold items at events and did catering.

Number of employees: Three

Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Phone number: 304-268-3451


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