October 23rd, 2014
This antique composition cat sits upon a wooden bat. Germany, circa 1905. Find more ye olde Hallowe’en here.
September 19th, 2014
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September 5th, 2014
Brooms! Brooms! Brooms! New & exciting — and the best selling. Wowza.
September 2nd, 2014
Part of our back to school display is this teacher’s edition of Hay Wingo. (Clowns are terrifying by themselves; mix them with phonics and doh!) Our price is waaaaay lower than either Ebay or Amazon. So contact us directly or the shop at (218) 998-3088 (between 10 am & 5 pm everyday, Central Time) to snatch this one up!
September 1st, 2014
A vintage plastic hat — yes, entirely plastic! Even the inside — it’s like a weave of plastic! (The very sight of it made my head itch!) White plastic lily of the valley bells topped by green leaves, it even matches its nifty hatbox! Spotted at The Olde Store in Hales Corners, Wisconsin.
August 26th, 2014
Vintage ad for the “sensational low-priced Western that should be on your station”. Found in the December 18, 1950 issue of Broadcasting Telecasting. More here.
August 23rd, 2014
I know the seller kinda ruined the image going crazy with watermarks, but it’s Sophie Gimbel! Sophie Gimbel and a dog! *squeal* Via
August 21st, 2014
An ad from the December 18, 1950 issue of Broadcasting Telecasting showing how much WHK’s Bill Gordon was loved in Cleveland. According Mel Maurer at The Plain Dealer, “Bill was the original ‘wild and crazy guy,’ a comic innovator who helped to pioneer, if not invent, unscripted radio.”
August 7th, 2014
Of course, we can’t talk about Elvis without mentioning the fashion. His black & white “penguin suit” made by IC Costume Company in the mid-1970 is also up for auction.