Category Archives: 1960s Era

Soil Survey – Aroostook County, Maine – Northeastern Part, Issued 1964

We’ve had this for a bit, although it was put into storage when there were no takers the first time around.  Let’s see how it does in 2020… now that it’s nearly 60 years old! This large manual gives the … Continue reading

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Very Cool Mid Century Modern Wrapped Hanging Light Fixture

  This is a fabulous classic midcentury modern style hanging light fixture made from layers of wrapped clear plastic. It comes with chain and mount to hang from ceiling. The light fixture came out of an amazing home in Westwood, … Continue reading

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Vintage Editions of the Maine Legislative Record

Here we have 10 bound copies of the Maine Legislative Record, dating from 1967 to 1974.  Not all years are represented, and of the years that are included, some encompass more than one bound volume.  Price:  $30.00 for all, plus … Continue reading

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Nearly 4′ Tall Vintage David and Goddess Statues, 1969

Years ago, my family and I visited The David, one of several originals created by Michelangelo, while in Florence.  It was a magnificent – in fact, the entire time spent in Italy was awe-inspiring.  So finding these at an auction … Continue reading

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SOLD! These Free-Standing Metal Outdoor Flamingos are GREAT!

I love love love these flamingos!  They were purchased of course for sale by the business, but it will be hard to part with them! (Which is one reason why marketing the birds has been less focused than it should … Continue reading

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Mid Century Modern Industrial Office or Waiting Room Chairs

  We’re pleased to offer these three Mid Century Modern Industrial Office or Waiting Room Chairs! As you’re likely aware, Mid Century Modern is HOT right now, and these are among that classic industrial style that’s so sought after – … Continue reading

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Book: What’s Cooking in Maine – A Practical Cookbook of Good Maine Food, 1964

Hardcover.  Printed in Farmington, Maine.  This is a second edition. Price:  $8.00.  Plus 5.5% State of Maine sales tax. Condition:  Used, and somewhat worn as the back cover shows (see below). All sales, after expenses, go to support The Grief … Continue reading

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Avant Garde – Picasso’s Erotic Gravures, 1969

From the cover: “This special issue of Avant-Garde is devoted entirely to one subject, a series of erotic gravures or engravings by Pablo Picasso, the pre-eminent artist of our time. They are intended to stand, as Picasso himself has said, … Continue reading

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SOLD! Mid Century Modern Elgin Starburst Atomic Clock!

  We are wicked excited to offer this Vintage Elgin Atomic Sunburst (or Starburst) Mid Century Modern clock!  Oh, how I love this piece! I’ve personally wanted one of these for years, but my house is already full to the … Continue reading

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SOLD! A Wicked Cool Vintage Metal Record Stand

  This vintage record stand came out of an 1800s home in Auburn, and man is it wicked cool in that retro, Mid Century Modern kind of way!  We love the lattice work top, and the way it holds records … Continue reading

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