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Nursery Rhyme Drinking Straws

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

A package of 100 Mother Goose Drinking Straws. Circa 1945-1955.

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1940s Stove

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

A white enamel Roper gas kitchen stove featuring four stove-top burners, two ovens and a storage drawer. Metal body of appliance is finished with white enamel and chrome trim. Below oven is burner compartment and shelf which could be used as warming oven, and there is a broiler oven on the left. Stove was owned by Homer and Eileen McIntire of Waseca, Minnesota, circa 1949.

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