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Elvis Presley Collectibles for Every Budget

Elvis Presley Collectibles for Every Budget

By Barry Krause    “By the latter part of 1956, there were already hundreds of items that appeared in every department store, drugstore, specialty shop and music store in the country. There were bubble gum cards, pin-back buttons, handkerchiefs, dolls, guitars, billfolds, photograph albums and… you could even buy sideburns from a coin-operated machine,” says the Elvis Presley collectibles section of […]

by · May 3, 2021 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Crofut & Knapp, Hat Innovators

Crofut & Knapp, Hat Innovators

Excerpt from the Hatted Professor J. Bradford Bowers    So how does a company go from one man working out of a cow shed to the second largest hat company in America? (They did eventually become the largest, but that wasn’t until after 1970 and the closure of the Stetson factory in Philadelphia.)    The short, and perhaps overly obvious, answer is […]

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Old Wagon Antique Mall First to Greet Our Travelers from the East & North

Old Wagon Antique Mall First to Greet Our Travelers from the East & North

By Peggy DeStefano    Old Wagon Antique Mall, 10685 Melody Drive in Northglenn, is the first antique mall visitors discover when traveling to Denver from the east and north.    Harold “Hal” Reed is the owner of Old Wagon Antique Mall and he is glad to welcome all who arrive. The Mall has 8,000 square feet and has over 100 dealers to […]

by · April 4, 2021 · 0 comments · Feature Article
American History April Anniversaries

American History April Anniversaries

April 1 — 76 Anniversary of the U.S. Invasion of Okinawa, Japan (1945) April 13 — Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday (1743) April 15 — Congress ratifies peace with Great Britain (1783) April 17 — 51st Anniversary of the safe return to Earth of Apollo 13 (1970) April 18 — Patriot’s Day April 19 — American Revolution begins (1775) April 22 — […]

by · April 4, 2021 · 0 comments · Feature Article

All Things Bright and Beautiful

By Sandy Dale    Well, okay, maybe not “all” things, but a great deal more than on the first day of spring last year. As I write this, lots of us have had our shots (or are on a list), some of us have our stimulus checks in hand, and it is a glorious 65-degree day here in Florence. Granted, tomorrow […]

by · April 4, 2021 · 0 comments · Feature Article