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THIMBLES, BOTTLES, AND SOULS

This vintage metal thimble etched with “SPAIN,” Etsy says, might be worth about fifteen dollars for one, thirty-six dollars for twelve. Whatever the price today, I didn’t pay it. I found it in a box of mom’s items left on … Continue reading

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LITTLE GOLDEN BOOKS

I’m giving you a little peek at another slice of my life.  I have 161 Little Golden Books published between about 1950 and 1984.  They are all pre-bar code.  That means none of them have the bar code printed on … Continue reading

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TREASURES TO BIG TO HOLD IN ONE’S HAND

I have just read ish’s comments on most precious treasure. (http://ishmusing.com/2015/05/03/blogging-day-20-treasure-an-assortment-of-little-pin-wheel-squares/#more-243).  I certainly identify with the question of what treasure to write about.  I believe it is because my mind slides into trying to choose a material treasure.  Something I … Continue reading

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