(had this book for a long time before reading it) Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet. I really enjoyed reading this one! A nostalgic story about a Japanese girl and a Chinese boy living in Seattle during World War II.
the secret for a glove-tight fit for trim corners is a coped joint. with this technique you can even make complex crown moldings fit without leaving gaps. because inside corners are rarely square, simply butting two mitered pieces into the corner almost always looks lousy. the only foolproof method for great-looking inside corners is cutting a coped joint. this age-old carpenter
Chicago's most famous clocks are on the corners of the store formerly known as Marshall Field's. But I think its most beautiful clock is the one on the old Jeweler's Building at the corner of Wabash and Wacker. It's circa 1926.