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Held’s Angels

John Held, Jr. January 10, 1889 to March 2, 1958, Image courtesy Wikipedia. and also from Wikipedia, Frank B. Gilbreth, Jr, March 17, 1911 to February 18, 2001 The book was published by Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York in … Continue reading

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Tohby Riddle

1965 – Still going strong Author photo courtesy of google images. I found this book at Berkelouw Books, Paddington, Sydney, NSW, Australia. According to Wikipedia: Tohby Riddle is an Australian creator of picture books and illustrated books … I am … Continue reading

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Charles (Chuck Waggin) Amesbury

.. Charles (Chuck Waggin) S. Amesbury 1914 – 1993 and his Light-Harted Look At The Desert T So, why is Charles Amesbury called ‘Chuck Waggin?’ Good question. My answer, is that on Cattle Drives the cook drove a wagon from … Continue reading

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Chuck Sharman (1922-1995)

I found these books, and others, at Robert’s Books, Highway 101 in Lincoln City, Oregon.           PS-check out the side parking lot, interesting things to see. Salt Chuck is supposedly derived from the Chinook language of … Continue reading

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St. Vinnie’s

More properly known as The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Just a short blog today to give a shout out to all the thrift stores around the country. I always try to check out bookstores when in other towns, … Continue reading

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BIG NATE

Lincoln Peirce October 23, 1963 – still going strong Here is a quick author bio from the book.   I don’t know if it is a coincidence, but both Peirce and Stephen King live in Maine. Wonder if one influences … Continue reading

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The New Yorker War Album

  I am not certain where I found this book, but it is a wonderful read. The cartoons obviously are contemporary to the copyright date, 1942. Some of the cartoons may not make much sense 74 years later, but basically … Continue reading

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