Tuesday, January 24, 2017

A perfect summer day. Nothing like that fresh country air (providing you're not cleaning the chicken coop, that is)! These ducks, however, seem to be taking good care of themselves. Nothing to clean here, so we'll be using Ricksecker's elsewhere.


A perfect summer day. Nothing like that fresh country air (providing you're not cleaning the chicken coop, that is)! These ducks, however, seem to be taking good care of themselves. Nothing to clean here, so we'll be using Ricksecker's elsewhere.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Somewhat overgrown, Adelaide Phillips' landscaping of her Marshfield MA residence https://goo.gl/O9Vg1G might not have been the best-tended example of Victorian landscaping. It was closer to the gardening reality most of us know in our own gardens. Always something to do! For an even more overgrown picture, click page 152 below.

Somewhat overgrown, Adelaide Phillips' landscaping of her Marshfield MA residence https://goo.gl/O9Vg1G might not have been the best-tended example of Victorian landscaping. It was closer to the gardening reality most of us know in our own gardens. Always something to do! For an even more overgrown picture, click page 152 below.

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Safety, first! says Monitor. https://goo.gl/YkCJQv Sounds like those of us who converted to natural gas had the right idea. Monitor merged with other brands, presumably all unsafe, not too long after this card was made. See page 73 of the Arnold Collection for more.

Safety, first! says Monitor. https://goo.gl/YkCJQv Sounds like those of us who converted to natural gas had the right idea. Monitor merged with other brands, presumably all unsafe, not too long after this card was made. See page 73 of the Arnold Collection for more.

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Sunday, January 1, 2017

Great variety of color here! Curious? Visit https://goo.gl/jX2JDp for more info on the Domestic Sewing Machine Co. and the merchant that distributed this colorful trade card.

Great variety of color here! Curious? Visit https://goo.gl/jX2JDp for more info on the Domestic Sewing Machine Co. and the merchant that distributed this colorful trade card.

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