Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Monday, November 29, 2010
Staggering Picasso trove turns up in France-
By Jamey Keaten, Associated Press
PARIS- A retired French electrician and his wife have come forward with 271 undocumented, never before seen works by Pablo Picasso. The electrician, who once worked for Picasso, and his wife for years squirreled away the staggering trove — which is believed to be authentic — inside a trunk in the garage of their home on the French Riviera.
Read the full AP story here.
Sunday, November 28, 2010
Wednesday, November 24, 2010
Monday, November 22, 2010
About 3,000 of these were issued allowing holders to gather on the tarmac to greet the President on November 22, 1963.
Sold at Hake's for $253.00 (including premium).
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Monday, November 15, 2010
Sunday, November 14, 2010
A Ritzy Bird House
Philadelphia- A hobby was responsible for this "feather" hotel. Ernest Huber, butcher, 2872 Orthodox Street, Frankford, PA, out of work for nearly 18 months fashioned the above bird house from 7,000 pieces of wood. He is shown putting on the finishing touches.
Credit- Acme 11/12/30
Vintage press photo, available here.