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The Auction and the Blonde Boat Anchor

This weekend I found myself at an auction that promised some very interesting items from a defunct lodge of the Odd Fellows, a very old fraternal society with mysterious rituals. Since the group’s activities were secretive, their ceremonial items rarely become available to the public. Mixed in with the historical items was some general vintage […]

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Instant Family

There’s something about the cold winter months and the distance they put between me and working on my projects that seems to give me amnesia when it comes to buying more projects. As the hours of toil it takes to bring them back to life becomes a fading memory, my garage begins to fill with […]

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Van-Buster Weekend Part II

Friday would have been a great enough score for an entire weekend. But when you’re on a roll, why stop? Saturday brought the Fairgrounds Flea Market and Sunday brought the Valley Junction Antique Jamboree and an estate sale. Following a 20-year tradition, I attended both with my mom. We each found some great items.   […]

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