On the series premiere of American Pickers... Mike and Frank hunt for collectibles in Central Iowa, try to break the ice with an avid collector who's reluctant to sell, track down a retired carnie with an awesome collection of vintage rides, and come across an iconic mechanical statue once so famous most of America knew it by name. Written by
Did You Know?
When the guys are trying to do some picking at Danny Dean's, Danny had an auction number card in the front pocket of his overalls. They said it was hard for him to part with his stuff and it also looks like he is still adding to his collection. See more
When Mike is calling leads and tells Danielle they are going free styling, you can see the motorcycle purchased from Leland while free styling behind Mike in the van. See more