As always, some wonderful finds, oldies but goodies, special requests and more.
Click on the photos and links.
First up, by special request, Howard Lamey's custom putz house creation from a few years back; see it all its glory here and keep scrolling down the page once you get there http://bit.ly/1tDn7vC - See more of Howard's work here: littleglitterhouses.com
And check out this fabulous dept. store photo, circa 1962; there were sure a lot of board games back then....and finally by special request, the Chicago Coliseum circa 1912. Again, click on the photos and enjoy.
So you collect vintage Christmas mice...betcha you can't top this guy! CLICK HERE.
And check this out--in mint, unused condition: 1930's tinsel ornament boxes; great graphics! MORE HERE FROM BLUMCHEN.
HOWARD'S FINISHED ANOTHER HOUSE--AND STARTED ANOTHER! Click on the link and keep scrolling down the screen once you get there. https://www.cardboardchristmas.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=1947&start=30
found a wonderful blog--and we've been revisiting quite a bit--it's called PLEASANT FAMILY SHOPPING, A look
back at chain stores and other everyday places from the past. Spend some
time there but in the meantime, here are some fun links we've found:
--1962 Macy's Herald Square, Christmas shopping; click here
--I'll be home for Christmas, 1960's; click here
--1960's Easter; more here
--FOR THE LIONEL TRAIN GUY; assorted track plans that may address your request are at the forums for BIG INDOOR TRAINS; CLICK HERE.
AND FOR THE GARDEN TRAIN FOLKS, DON'T MISS IT! Here's
the new newsletter (August, 2021). Folks on the mailing list have
already received it. Lots of new content. https://familygardentrains.com/.../21_08_newsletter_gr.htm
SEE THE LAST EDITION OF MORE FABULOUS VINTAGE WEBSITES, FINDS, ETC. FROM EVERYTHING CROTON AT https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2021/08/more-fabulous-vintage-websites-finds_17.html
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