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Mam-Maw also used these for her sweeeet iced tea on the rare occasions I remember her making it. She had a set of different sizes. I wonder if they were a prize from selling Stanley House Products. - Vintage Libbey Aqua and Gold Pine Cone Glass Tumblers, Set of 6 Drinking Glasses
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Vintage Libbey Aqua and Gold Pine Cone Glass by VeejaysVintage. Regret not picking these up at Christie's
Vintage Libbey Aqua and Gold Pine Cone Glass Tumblers, Set of 6 Drinking Glasses
Mam-Maw also used these for her sweeeet iced tea on the rare occasions I remember her making it. She had a set of different sizes. I wonder if they were a prize from selling Stanley House Products. - Vintage Libbey Turquoise Gold Pine Cone Drinking Glasses Tall Mid Century Mint ebay $42.00
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Vintage Libbey Turquoise Gold Pine Cone Drinking Glasses Tall Mid Century Mint ebay $42.00
She didn't make it that often but when she did Mam-Maw served her sweet,sweet, sweet iced tea in goblets like these. The ones we had at home were plain and undecorated.Vintage Bartlett Collins Clear Etched Glass Thumbprint Water Wine Goblets | eBay
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Vintage Bartlett & Collins Clear etched Glass thumbprint water/wine Goblets
My grandparents had these types of beds. It reminds me of visiting them when I was a kid. Miss them.
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Old iron bedsteads
40s/50s chenile candlewick bedspreads. Nearly everyone had them. Mostly solid colors. My grandparents had these types of beds. It reminds me of visiting them when I was a kid. Miss them.
I grew up sleeping in iron beds like this. Flat metal springs with a mattress, no box springs. However some of our beds had Mom's homemade feather beds on them for extra softness and warmth.
My childhood bed ... Still have!
It seems like Daddy was always perched on this step stool drinking coffee from one of the white crockery cups with the black designs.
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My grandparents had one of these!! #TakesMeBack #Childhood #Memories
Cosco Kitchen chair / fold out step stool
Vintage Cosco stool step stool kitchen stool by moxiethrift
Next to the rotary party line phone on the kitchen wall so the small fry could pick up the phone and chat with grandma.
Step Stool and used as high chair. Had one LK
Vintage Chair step stool
Always had one in the kitchen...great for reaching stuff on the top shelves in kitchen cabinets.
The honeysuckle grew all around the house on the woven wire fence and over the front gate on a wagon wheel shaped support.
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Honeysuckle is another great pick if you want to bring butterflies into your yard. This easy-care vine doesn't grow quite as large or rampantly as trumpet vine, so it's a good pick for smaller-space gardens. (childhood memories) use to pull the center out and lick the little bit of honey with siblings
Honeysuckle vines, aww the sweet smell on a hot summers night.
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Honeysuckle--What is this? A walk down memory lane or something? Goodness...
Honeysuckle bring butterflies into your yard. This easy-care vine doesn't grow quite as large or rampantly as trumpet vine, a good pick for smaller-space gardens. Plant in some areas of the yard where white/yellow corresponds to cardinal direction.
Gasp!!! This was one of the salt and pepper shakers in Mam-maw's collection and of course one of the most fascinating for all the kids.
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This is pretty much what Mam-maw's salt and pepper shaker cabinet looked like. Plain,anadorned, and overflowing with her collection it occupied a place in a corner of the big living / dining room until she moved from that house after Pap-paw died in 1967.
This could be their front fence except for the missing iron wagon wheel trellis supporting the Honeysuckle over the gate. This is beautiful.
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Memories of "The Secret Garden" gate
Old wire fence and iron gate.
garden gate - have my old gate from my old house fence ;)
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I'm going to replicate this if I can't find an original old garden fence gate
Mam-maw had an old glass china cabinet literally filled with her salt and pepper shaker collection. One of our favorites was the the little t.v. set just like this one. She didn't have the JFK in his rocker.
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JFK ,T.V. salt & pepper shakers
Their house was faced with white ship-lap siding and black trim on window screens and screen doors. The simple wrought iron porch supports were yellow as was the lawn swing and all the lawn chairs. The front screen door had the grille with the bird pictured at the right of this image. It's one of the most iconic images on this board. That could be Mam-maw about to go through that door - coming home after delivering her Stanley House Products.
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Vintage Screen Doors....Remember this design on my grandma and Pop's door
Vintage Screen Doors - our home had a leaning coconut palm tree!
Vintage Screen Doors....... on every "nice" house back then.
I have this bird door. Now I just need the house to go with it!
Their front door had this kind of grille only with a different design. But it could be at their house looking out at that wooded view. At this angle you would have seen the yellow lawn swing sitting in that little grove of trees.
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Love vintage screen doors...
Remember these old screen doors from the 50's? I remember "don't let the door slam".
Screen porch door, Southern style.
screened porch door...southern style I want this for my imaginary lake house
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Change the channel ... adjust the rabbit ears. Rabbit Ears
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Rabbit ears on our TVs.
rabbit ears! I was really young...but I still remember them! But...where's the tin foil you're supposed to put on the tips for better reception!?
before cable.. Rabbit ears with tin foil to make it even better... we have come a long way.
Before cable (rabbit ears) OMA had them on her TV she was always fixing them because the reception was bad. Good childhood memories
There was a yellow step stool just like this one in their yellow kitchen. I can still here the steps squeek as they were unfolded from under the seat.
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Retro Kitchen Stools like at my babcia "Bab-chi" and dziadzio Jah's house.
kitchen chair stepping stool. Aunt had a red one
I totally have a yellow one in my kitchen right now! It brings back great childhood memories!!!
Kitchen Stools. Had this in my house growing up, always came in handy
vintage kitchen stool - ours was red
One on every bed in the house. Nothing beats the homey ambiance of a dark room with one of these things glowing over the bed. Vintage Headboard Reading Lamp
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I had one of these. Mom collected antiques so I enjoyed old and 'new' stuff. Vintage Headboard Reading Lamp Clamp
Headboard Reading Clamp Lamp
One of these (just one) sat on a shelf above their huge kitchen stove. The lady wore a flamenco or carribean style dress on the outside but look on the inside and VA-VA, VOOM!
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Naughty Nudies Vintage Sign
NAUGHY "NUDIES" GLASSES | vintage advertisement
Oh yes. Ladies had clothing on. Pour in a cold drink, and the clothing would 'disappear' - caused great hilarity at parties.
Mangle ironer - I remember one of these in a back bedroom. I never saw my grandmother ironing at all, much less using this thing. Her's was alwys closed up. I remember seeing it opened once. I thought (and still do) that this is one of the strangest looking inventions ever.
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Ironrite Mangle Ironer - She was a whiz using this - even for shirts!
A trip down memory lane--my mother's old Ironrite Mangle. I learned how to do shirts on this ... would you believe it!! LOL Thanks for the pic of the model from our childhoods Denise Wecker-Seipke!
Mangle ironer- aunt marian had one of these.
...Naturally, had to do all the "flatwork" on these...but my mother could even do mens dress shirts perfectly on an electric mangle...
Model 85 -- The Most Common Model
We would cross this bridge on our most regular route to Mam-maw and Pap-paw's house. when we left their hose late in the night Daddy would stop the pick-up on the bridge,turn out the lights and just sit there for a few seconds - pretty spooky with the exhaust billowing up in the red brake lights.. An urban legend developed around this bridge before it was closed, demolished and replaced with another bridge at another location not to far downstream.
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Arlington-Bedford Road Bridge
The living room sofa was a lot like this although the room had a more shadowy atmosphere with darker woods. The frieze upholstery always felt scratchy to me when I was little. I remember late nights dozing here as the grown-up conversation from the kitchen drifted in and out of my head.
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Flexsteel sofa in red...dreamy!
Depending on the number of people gathered at table, two or three pressed back chairs like this shared space with a couple of chrome dinette chairs and sometimes a bench on the wall side. Looking at this chair makes me smell strong coffee and fresh green onions in a glass of water on the table.
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A pie safe made excusively for General Mills Foods - One like this occupied an important space in their yellow kitchen. I think it may have been one of these General Mills models. The tin was still shiney when we were kids. They used it for extra storage space and it always smelled of vanilla wafers.
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Mom's antique pie safe.
138: Antique General Foods Co 19c Pierced Tin Pie Safe : Lot 138
This piesafe looks like mine
Maytag Wringer Washer - This is what Mam-Maw used to wash clothes. She got an automatic washer/dryer eventually but I remember she was still using this one in 1966. It lived in their garage.
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The sound of an old wooden screen door...