HUGE shovel found in back yard
Posted in Flotsam Mildly Interesting

My shovel dug up his granddaddy

  Clearing some sticker bushes in the way back of our property, and dug up this HUGE shovel head. It must have been for moving……

Continue Reading... My shovel dug up his granddaddy
Posted in Flotsam

Behind Mount Rushmore

Drive around behind Mount Rushmore, it’s a handy navigational aid. But why are they naked? I found this at a garage sale yesterday, and put…

Continue Reading... Behind Mount Rushmore
Cartoon Dodge City shootout postcard
Posted in The postcards

Dodge City Scene

There’s a lot going on in this Dodge City postcard. At first I thought the guy in the street outside the cigar store had slipped…

Continue Reading... Dodge City Scene
Posted in Mildly Interesting The postcards

Daring daylight robbery

Here’s a postcard from the sleepy little town of Oil City, Pennsylvania – but wait! In the lower right, you can clearly see three ex-convicts…

Continue Reading... Daring daylight robbery
Comic postcard family at the beach
Posted in Back in My Day The postcards

Beach Adventures

We haven’t been to the beach yet this summer, my mother psyched me out too much when I was a kid, she was so concerned…

Continue Reading... Beach Adventures
Found dirt sifter with metal detector
Posted in Mildly Interesting

Better bury this before mom sees it

Found this handy dirt-strainer with my metal detector, in the woods behind the house. I imagine years ago some kid was messing around in the…

Continue Reading... Better bury this before mom sees it