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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HAPPY VALENTINES DAY - Postcardsin Postcards
Brass etched ewer 
Merry Christmas from up North - Postcardsin Postcards
Lifeboat article local invention - Paperin Paper
Belfor crystal bud vase - Glasswarein Glassware
Austrian necklace - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Diner photo - Photographsin Photographs
Royal Visit 1939, Brandon, MB - Photographsin Photographs
Maternal Grandparents - Photographsin Photographs
Bubble glass - Glasswarein Glassware

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  1. The quality of your photo isn't good enough to make out some of the details that you mention. If you can edit/add better photo's someone may be able to help you.
  2. I've never seen these before, very interesting!
  3. It's the cold northern air that causes some of us to crack :) I like that saying! & him of course
  4. A few years ago I showed my lovely wife uranium glass here on CW, next thing I knew we where at an auction sale buying an old china cabinet to display our growing collection.
  5. Thanks for the love Pack Tom Jewels & Brat.
  6. Thanks for the love & the comment Lambda, molly just might like that...lol
  7. You're welcome.
  8. From what I can find online, they where for snipping off lemons & oranges. Can't find the patent though.
  9. You're very welcome, glad to help. Can you tell me what the markings are on the snips?
  10. @rose, that's the one.... great show! A good article on it; http://driving.ca/auto-news/news/building-a-bugatti-aerolithe-no-small-feat and another; http://autoweek.com/article/car-life/1935-bug...
  11. I watched the build of this car on Restoration Garage, built by the Guild of Automotive Restorers in Bradford, Ontario, Canada. Built on a Bugatti chasis, this was built from pictures only, as the or...
  12. #1 is an ice cube crusher picture #2 is a reversible nut cracker http://www.time-lines.co.uk/georgian-reversible-nutcracker-020556-30868-0.html
  13. Definitely a bigger shelf, possibly a whole cabinet!
  14. You're very welcome Brat, you are too kind :)
  15. “I mean, they say you die twice. One time when you stop breathing and a second time, a bit later on, when somebody says your name for the last time.” ? Banksy A person lives on as long as ther...
  16. She beautiful! Marwal ckalkware
  17. "A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory."
  18. Love her expression!
  19. I don't think that this is a samavor. I think it is a vessel to hold water or oil for ritual or ceremonial purposes.
  20. I thought that was a cap on the spout & the other side was the handle. Can you get a better image of that critter on the side.
  21. Great picture!
  22. Do you think the animal on the side cold be a chameleon?
  23. My thoughts are with you & your family, take care my friend.
  24. You can get small hand held fluorescent blacklight units on Amazon. great to carry with you when shopping.
  25. Check out this site; http://www.925-1000.com/indhtmlex.
  26. Looks like a chameleon.
  27. You're very welcome! xoxo
  28. You mentioned it the other day. Have a good one. :)
  29. Happy Birthday Inky!!!
  30. Unfortunately not all manufacturers are very helpful, or you just got someone that wasn't to interested in helping.
  31. You're welcome. I have a few, but have never seen that kind of relish dish before. The info came from replacements.com
  32. 1932 - 1960
  33. You're welcome. Only took a few minutes on Ancestry, glad to help.
  34. Got it.
  35. Once you scan them I will post my email address.
  36. Are these photos of photos, if so can you scan them?
  37. Photo #3 could easily be changed to B&W if you want.
  38. Adorable...Happy Birthday Patsea!!
  39. Have you checked them with a black light?
  40. Great images!
  41. G E Tent was from Boston & was in Harvard in 1901 also was in the fraternity Om. D. Private George E Tent, 5th Mass., F., listed in the Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the Commonwealth of Ma...
  42. To the left side of your post it says "edit post" - you can change pictures The first picture appears cut off, not showing the base.
  43. Bigger pictures would help us help you.
  44. Amazing!
  45. Great graphics!
  46. Impressive!
  47. ‘Figures Décoratives’ by Alphonse Mucha. Published 1905 by Librairie Centrale des Beaux Arts, Paris. “This beautiful folio reflects Alphonse Mucha’s mastery of the female form. As Art Nouveau’s mos...
  48. Great kitchen decor, love it!
  49. Thank you, always glad to help, I love the research, always learning something. Keep us posted. Yes it is a great site with lot's of knowledgeable people.
  50. Hi lovelythings No earlier than 1925, I don't know how long they produced that knife. If you could find catalog or advertisement references it may give you a more precise timeline. You may want to ...
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