First up, more pages from the Johnson Smith Novelty Company! These are from the 1930 edition of Popular Mechanics-- We especially enjoyed the "midget bible", serpent's eggs and exploding cigarettes. The pages are followed by a great vintage postcard of Cary Grant, who is featured in the latest edition of European Film Star Postcards here.
And finally an oldie but goodie--the little glitter house version of a 1950's House from Howard Lamey; see more here
As always, click on the photos and links.
To the reader who was looking for this--A collection of Christmas Movie links--and growing! Click here.
The Vintage Valentine Museum: lots of fun stuff vintagevalentinemuseum.com/
Easter Sugar Lambs, a Polish tradition, are back at Blumchen--as always, however, they move fast! Click here.
In case you missed it, an easy DIY flowering chery blossom tree! More from PAPERGLITTERGLUE HERE
An oldie but goodie--an outstanding piece of tin litho: T.Cohn was one of Marx's chief competitor's in the playset market and when it came to tin-litho pieces, their artwork was every bit as good as Marx. While both companies offered little green Army men, large service stations, and Old West forts Marx never really did come out with a Navy Base....T. Cohn did.... http://www.toyconnect.blogspot.com/2013/06/t-cohn-naval-base-warehouse-no-8.html
1943: A very good year for films; see some amazing ads for some amazing classics--and more here
AND IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:
-By special request, CORA BAITLER'S AMAZING CHRISTMAS PUTZ VILLAGE; more here
--By special request: Marx 34 Pc Village & Construction Set - 2-Story House; more here
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--HOWARD'S 2018 VILLAGE; more here
--LEBEN'S 2017 CHRISTMAS PUTZ VILLAGE; utterly charming; more here
--2018 family room mantle featuring houses by Fey and Lamey; MORE HERE
--DIANNE'S 2018 VILLAGES; more here
--TOM HULL'S HOUSES ON DISPLAY IN LOCAL MUSEUM; MORE HERE
SEE THE LAST EDITION OF MORE FABULOUS VINTAGE WEBSITES, FINDS, ETC. FROM EVERYTHING CROTON AT https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2019/03/more-fabulous-vintage-websites-finds_21.html
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