Thursday, December 28, 2017

Holey cover 2

Twenty six hole sewer cover

The late afternoon sunlight highlights the 26 holes in this sewer cover.

Two other 26 holers can be seen here.

Friday, December 22, 2017

Sunset Alley

Sunset in the alley

This relaxed view 3d stereograph captured the topsy-turviness of the back alley at sunset.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Wet water

Water utility cover

This cast iron Caldwell water utility cover is wet from the recent rain.  

Their GAS utility cover can be seen here.  A variant of their WATER utility cover can be seen here.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Building in water

Curb side view

The office buildings across the street are reflected in the puddle beneath our feet.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Garage wall

Graffiti cover up 3d stereogram

White paint was used to cover up the graffiti that had been painted on the garage wall.  

This sunlit street scene is presented in a relaxed view 3d stereograph.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Stainless font

Stamped font

The Stainless font was used on kitchen knives made by the Ekco Products company.

Ten inch "Cook's Knife"

This example appears on a 10 inch long knife that has a 6 inch stainless blade and a 4 inch wooden handle.

Another Geneva Forge font is shown here.

Thursday, December 7, 2017


Crestline label

Lifting the seat cushions of the sofa reveals this Crestline Furniture Company label.  

The company was located in Valdese, North Carolina.  By 1986, Crestline was owned by Corson Furniture Industries, whose executive offices were in Great Neck, New York.  The Valdese plant remains open, owned and operated by Kellex since 2008.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Spice price

Ground black pepper on red and grey background

From left to right, the price was 68 cents (for 2 1/4 ounces), 88 cents (for 2 ounces), and, one dollar (for 1 1/4 ounces).  Those are from about 2013 to 2017.