The first thing I saw was a cow’s head and then a horse’s head, and the items reminded me of Halloween. Looking closer, I saw that they were likely props from a theater. Here they are. What do you think?
Someone at the auction house had placed the red “thing” up high, resting on top of a stool on top of another piece of furniture. I wasn’t sure what it was, but it looked like something a farmer would use to feed livestock – maybe chickens or pigs. Because of where it had been set, I […]
The cover of the postcard folder was interesting but unassuming. I’d seen plenty of these early folders of scenic areas around the country. Vacationers would buy them as souvenirs. This one was a little different, though, because the cover bore pictures of cowgirls, which I found both unusual and intriguing. I opened the folder, and an accordion of colorful postcards […]
The woman and I both agreed that it was cute. I had arrived at the car first, and was taking pictures of it when she was about to walk past but paused. Want me to take a picture of you with it, she asked. She thought it was a real child’s car and that I was […]
The metal and wood hangers were the first to catch my eye. One was quite beautiful in its construction – a curved piece of wood attached to thin metal that reminded me of two oversized safety pins. It was holding up two smaller hangers that still bore the name of the company they were advertising. […]