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Recent activity58718 of 1480791865-S $20 Gold Double Eagle from the S.S. Brother Jonathan ShipwreckJUST FOR "COVERS"
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Posted 6 years ago


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The colors on these cards are really bright considering their age , these along with many hair accessories were donated to me by the children of a local hairdresser that passed away earlier this year. The woman was 92 years old and had owned a beauty salon for many years before retiring in 1990.


  1. potrero potrero, 6 years ago
    Why were they called bob pins, anyway? And how did that get changed into Bobby pins?
  2. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 6 years ago
    according to the online etymology dictionary bob is "short hair" and "bobby" is a diminuitive form. Add "pin" for an associated word.

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