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I am a collector by nature but have limited space so don't let things get too out of hand. I collect what appeals to me, be it modern day stamps or things that reminI am a collector by nature but have limited space so don't let things get too out of hand. I collect what appeals to me, be it modern day stamps or things that remind me of my childhood home which was something of a down-at-the-heels living museum. As a child, I started to collect travel postcards back in the 1960s. When I look at those today, I wish I'd had a better sensibility on some of the things I chose from the rack. Ah well, live and learn! (Read more)

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Slightly vintage Valentines - Cardsin Cards

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  1. Mary1956, thank you so much for taking the time to add another comment on this! Tracking down this information on the history of this cup gives me yet another reason to miss my mother. I'm wondering h...
  2. Thank you for the nice comment, PhilDavidAlexanderMorris! I'm one of those people that finds it hard to part with anything!
  3. Thank you Maryh1956 for the backgraound information. I don't see a letter D on it. I've pulled out a magnifying glass to look closer at the markings. Earlier I enlarged it on the computer screen when ...
  4. Thank you BELLIN68. I couldn't get the other Valentine photos I wanted to add to upload.
  5. Eccentric1, great find! Mustangtony, loved your comment! lol
  6. Thanks for pointing out your other "pen pal letters" photos. I think I found them and left you a few comments.
  7. Yes, this is a photo of the Emperor of Japan's wife, known here as Michiko-sama. I can't see all of the kanji but from what I can read on the printed message it is talking about the classic kimono she...
  8. Kuwana is a smallish city outside of Nagoya in central Japan. Many people have lived in the neighborhoods for generations. If you'd like to return the contents of the letters to the pen pal, as you in...
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Dill's Cough Medicine Free Sample Cold Painted Bronze Hare REX decanters, Nanny Still (Riihimäen, 1965) Pixie Bookends By Henri Fugere, C. 1927

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Japanese Postage Stamps