Category: The Matchbooks

HEY! MATCHBOOKS!

I found a whole shoebox of matchbooks in the office closet! Looks like there are some good old ones in there too. I don't know why I collect stuff...

Smoking is a bad bet

Back when we got paper checks on payday, we would play a poker game similar to this, based on the check's serial number and amount. Or...

Columbus Builders walk funny

At some point they got rid of this mascot. Let's face it, he looks clumsy. I think he was supposed to be built like a brick shithouse, but it didn't...

New Mexico Land Grab

These half acre lots, even back in the 40's and 50's, seem like a good deal, with clean water, fresh air, road access... all for $199. I...