Tag Archives: Art Deco

Lord! T-Bone Steak for 85¢!!


Check out the prices on this menu! T-Bone steak for 85¢, fried oysters at only 60¢, a hamburg steak for just 35¢ – including bread, butter and potatoes! Reader Sheila Burdge emailed this relic to me a few years ago … Continue reading

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What Did Sammy Davis Jr. Think?


Louise Jones, proprietor of the always intriguing vintage resale store, Jones & Co, located in Olde Walkerville on Wyandotte near Chilver, has an unusual find in her shop: a pair of “blackamoors” that once stood at the entrance of the … Continue reading

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