This week I am proud to present NinjaChow’s collection of Imperfect Finds!
Portable Musical Book Player – $40
Portable Musical Book Player
I can’t find anything like it on the world wide web so may be the only one left in the world ??
I owned this as a teen and now i am 67 so you figure out how old it is .
I put batteries in it and does not play well so will have to be reconditioned but worked good when put it away those many years ago.!
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Spring cleaning. 3 used snow shovels. Just need to clean up the plastic edge with a file.
NinjaChow sent this in with the comment, “Apparently Sparky doesn’t realize that winter is an annual event.” Either that or Meteorologist Sparky predicts Winter isn’t coming any more. File this one, ha ha, under Grab and Run before he realizes his terrible mistake.
In the Lake District around Sparkyville, there’s a legend about the mysterious Rocking Duck. According to the old tales, the Rocking Duck would come out of the mists in the fall and tell the migrating ducks if the lake was a safe place to land and rest. If the duck didn’t trust the scent of the air, it would quack out a warning and disappear. The only way to prevent this was to bath regularly and to put a collection of hand carved rocking ducks on the water. This would lull the Rocking Duck into a sense of security and it would quietly rock back into the mists, leaving the hunters to slaughter the flocks that came to land. Sniff. It’s a great story, isn’t it? Continue reading →