Antiques and Antiquities

PRICELESS

There was a time when many items in my world were priceless. Many of them were items without significant dollar value, but they had great emotional or sentimental value. Then came a time when I realized these priceless things had… Read More ›

TRACES OF THE PAST

THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: TRACES OF THE PAST Y3-07 Old Blackstone Valley architecture, 18th, 19th, and early 20th century. In Boston, you might also see a some buildings that were built in the 17th century and possibly, late 16th (but don’t take… Read More ›

BRING BACK BUGGIES

Not the news, June 2017 In an unexpected  bow to America’s need for clean air, President Trump announced he is banning automobiles accompanied by a massive return to manufacturing buggies. “All the out-of-work wheelwrights, carpenters, horse breeders, and horseshoe makers,”… Read More ›