Monthly Archives: February 2012

SUPER SALE 20% OFF Everything in Store

Super Sonic Sale starts today thru – when I decide to end it. 20% off everything in store, which would make everything $20 instead of $25 Go To: Gotcha Cha Cha on Etsy http://www.etsy.com/shop/GotchaChaCha?ref=pr_shop_more Tell Your Friends!

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Ranches and Rainbows – School Book Reader 1959

Here is the last of the 4 books I bought at the thrift store the other day. It was written in 1959 by¬†Odille Ousley. A Ginn Basic Reader. “Foruth book in a series of Enrichment Readers, written at second-reader level. … Continue reading

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Frye’s Grammar School Geography 1902 Michigan & Wisconsin

Yeah, this one was probably a mistake. REALLY messed up condition. Some of these pictures were so cool, but not that many, and I don’t think I can frame them. I did call the Milwaukee Public Library yesterday to see … Continue reading

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1891 Welch’s System of Classification, Gradation and Close Supervision

“Consisting of Permanent Record and Duplicate Reports” This was another of the books I bought at the thrift store the other day. It is very old, it is in pretty bad condition. The cover is marbled, but very faded and … Continue reading

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Procured Lately

GWEN FROSTIC made this beautiful book on a letter press: 1958. She is a member of the Michigan Women’s Hall of Fame and has a beautiful studio in upper Michigan, which has a shop a conservatory.¬† She passed away in … Continue reading

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MARBLING Paper

So have I told you I love old books? Spending some time at an old library at our local JCC, lots of beautiful old books, and I found several of them to have marbled edges and endpapers. They were works … Continue reading

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Vocabulary Word of the Day

FRONTISPIECE (Frontis) The illustration facing title page.  

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