Ask AP: American Pickers

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on January 9, 2011

My wife and I really enjoy History Channel's American Pickers. Where did Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz meet, and what have been some of their favorite finds?
Dan Myers, Youngstown, Ohio  

Wolfe, 46, and Fritz, 47, met in grade school and have been picking partners for years, driving across America and buying antiques and vintage items from strangers. Fritz's best buys have been antique Harleys and old toy cars. Wolfe, who considers his "Holy Grail" to be a pre-1915 Blackhawk or Hornecker Torpedo motorcycle, says he "found a 1913 Harley in a dusty old barn in upstate New York years ago, and it's now in my living room back in Iowa as a decorative piece.