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. You're most welcome.
  2. https://home.comcast.net/~rexmill/sharpening/sharpening_jigs_gages/sharpening_jigs_gages.htm
  3. Link to steel marmite blood bank containers WW2: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/424253227369188328/
  4. I'm was also thinking military, industrial as well.
  5. Appears to be made in Canada as it has Robertson screws in the hardware.
  6. Plonet? mounted artillery The Bengal Army had two horse artillery units. Horse & mounted are both standard terms for the same type of unit. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bengal_Army#Artillery
  7. She is so talented & generous, a very special gift!
  8. Seems to me to be made to protect rather than for keeping things cool.
  9. Thanks Sis, I thought I would go out on a limb, we'll see what others say.
  10. I believe the waterfall era overlapped with the art deco era, so 1930's to 1940's. Lovely pieces of furniture.
  11. Kerry nailed it!
  12. They could be a carriage/buggy foot rest, they would attach to the underside of the carriage/buggy floor.
  13. Was it something I said! Just because the neighbourhood is going to hell doesn't mean you should leave your friends behind. You will be missed my friend.
  14. Impressive!
  15. Beautiful!!
  16. An amazing image for it's time & now!
  17. I was thinking the same thing Sis. This could be made for the export market.
  18. Nigerian female bronze tribal art??
  19. 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...
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. Happy Anniversary!
  23. WOW, WOW & WOW!!!!!
  24. In the late 1800's, some people worried that the streets of London would become impassable with a build up of horse manure.
  25. A simple design, lyre back chair.
  26. Great PC & history!
  27. Cool!!
  28. I have one of these here somewhere, my son won it in a raffle over twenty years ago.
  29. Would that be a Bird-of-paradise?
  30. You're very welcome, glad to help.
  31. Lim34 pattern GOLD BIRD & FLOWERS
  32. It cleaned up real nice!
  33. Great post Kerry, love it!
  34. Great addition to your collection, love it!
  35. I don't think that I would want to eat the stuff, or should I say drink!
  36. Great image! Info: http://www.vintageadds.co.uk/bovril.html
  37. At least there isn't a beer in the other hand! :-)
  38. Beautiful, love it!
  39. A mechanized work of art, love it!
  40. Great photo, love it!
  41. Very interesting write up, a well known regiment.
  42. Great display case, love it!
  43. Great old family treasure, love it!
  44. Thanks for the double love on this, nice to see you!
  45. Thanks for the love cactuscorner & I appreciate your thoughts & input.
  46. 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.
  47. Thanks for the love racer4four & Antiquehunter1 .
  48. No I didn't, the glass experts were all silent on that one. I love it regardless :-)
  49. Love the bubbles! It reminds me of my candle holder. http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/95383-what-am-i-rose-bowl-paper-weight-cand
  50. Thanks for the love Hedge, Roycroft, tom61375 & Cpomedx.
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