walksoftly

Crandall, Manitoba, Canada

Love old photo's, shiny thing, rusty things, vintage advertising & unsolved mysteries. 35 years experience as a welder, machinist, designer, manufacturer & troublLove old photo's, shiny thing, rusty things, vintage advertising & unsolved mysteries. 35 years experience as a welder, machinist, designer, manufacturer & trouble shooter, in agriculture & construction repair & maintenance. (Read more)

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Artistic Set In Rubber Type - Officein Office
Appleton Electric Blue marker light - Lampsin Lamps
Happy Valentines  - Postcardsin Postcards
Winter work 1947 - Photographsin Photographs
Winter work - Photographsin Photographs
Winter travels circa 1947 - Photographsin Photographs
Winter travel 1947 - Photographsin Photographs
Happy New Year - Postcardsin Postcards
A Merry Christmas To You - Postcardsin Postcards
It's winter - Photographsin Photographs

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  1. Well done vetraio, I couldn't find the publisher or photographer. They probably came as a set in an envelope as a souvenir. I have a similar post here; http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/92986...
  2. Great old tinted photo's of the Grampians. Perhaps you could get more info at this link; http://sydney.edu.au/museums/collections/historic-photographs.shtml
  3. Thanks for your kind words Fran, always glad to help.
  4. Luck & Google :-)
  5. I'm thinking that it may be a harness hanger/hook. https://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/186539362/cast-iron-hanger-harness-hook-bridle?ref=market
  6. Happy Anniversary!
  7. Found some similar by searching Kashmir/India Paper Mache Lacquered Box.
  8. WOW, WOW & WOW!!!!!
  9. In the late 1800's, some people worried that the streets of London would become impassable with a build up of horse manure.
  10. A simple design, lyre back chair.
  11. Great PC & history!
  12. Cool!!
  13. I have one of these here somewhere, my son won it in a raffle over twenty years ago.
  14. Would that be a Bird-of-paradise?
  15. You're very welcome, glad to help.
  16. Lim34 pattern GOLD BIRD & FLOWERS
  17. It cleaned up real nice!
  18. Great post Kerry, love it!
  19. Great addition to your collection, love it!
  20. I don't think that I would want to eat the stuff, or should I say drink!
  21. Great image! Info: http://www.vintageadds.co.uk/bovril.html
  22. At least there isn't a beer in the other hand! :-)
  23. Beautiful, love it!
  24. A mechanized work of art, love it!
  25. Great photo, love it!
  26. Well done!
  27. Very interesting write up, a well known regiment.
  28. Great display case, love it!
  29. Great old family treasure, love it!
  30. Thanks for the double love on this, nice to see you!
  31. Thanks for the love cactuscorner & I appreciate your thoughts & input.
  32. Thanks for the love & your thoughts on this fine piece of glass shareurpassion. I've not found any other examples of it, but would love to find one more.
  33. Thanks for the love racer4four & Antiquehunter1 .
  34. No I didn't, the glass experts were all silent on that one. I love it regardless :-)
  35. Love the bubbles! It reminds me of my candle holder. http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/95383-what-am-i-rose-bowl-paper-weight-cand
  36. Thanks for the love Hedge, Roycroft, tom61375 & Cpomedx.
  37. My daughter would love this as well, even though she is all grown up now! I agree with you on "best show on TV while I was growing up". We were allowed to take our plates to the living room & eat ou...
  38. Thanks for giving this some love Brat.
  39. Great photos!
  40. Very interesting!
  41. It appears to be a oxy propane torch for soldering or brazing (light duty) S.J. Smith is the supplier of the oxygen bottle.
  42. Love that song!
  43. Smudge pot????????? Where are the two screws?
  44. Very interesting!
  45. Beware the gales of November come early, & they bring with them the wrath of Simon.....look out Chicago!!!! :-)
  46. Amazing!!
  47. I'm doing well, thanks for asking. The interesting specimen is the the dangerous playmate. What does R. A. stand for after a name?
  48. Blow torch, either gasoline or kerosene fuel. Here's a nice advertisement; http://www.ebay.com/itm/1928-AD-C-L-Clayton-Lambert-Gas-Gasoline-Kerosene-Blow-Torch-Parts-Diagram-/310638892159
  49. A tight fitting lid & a large size... two things you want for a beer vessel :-)
  50. Does it smell like beer? :-) Glad to lend a hand. I have never heard of the word treenware before today.
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