Thursday, July 7, 2011

70th Annual Academy Awards Program


























If you want some sheer boredom attend the Academy Awards. You will feel like pulling your eyelids off by the first commercial break. The 70th awards show was highlighted by Titanic winning everything. For some reason they incuded a single sheet of paper with some of the nomination information on it. I still don't know what it was for!!!

Monday, July 4, 2011

US Army Air Forces Pillow Sham









This was given to a sorority girl from the University of Illinois from an airman stationed at Chanute Field back during WWII. Chanute Field was opened in 1917 and closed in 1993. Happy Fourth of July to all!!!

Saturday, July 2, 2011

Welcome to Chicago, April 4, 1953

















Chicago has always been a terrific town. You could eat yourself into a coma on just the ribs and pizza. When I am in Chicago I always try to vote twice even when it's not election day!!!

Friday, July 1, 2011

Happy 4th of July




Here is the Liberty Girl from the Hard Rock Cafe around 2007. This is one is a limited edition of 300.

Political Buttons












As we begin the newest political season I offer these old buttons as a reminder of our past transgressions.