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National Button Day and the Old Button Box

November 16, Wednesday, was National Button Day!  Did you miss it?  I celebrated by finally going through Mom’s old button box.  I told you a while ago that my sister sent it to me. I couldn’t wait to look through it!  And … Continue reading

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On the way to a button post . . .

October 3, 2011 “O suns and skies and clouds of June And flowers of June together . . . Ye cannot rival for one hour October’s bright blue weather!” (thanks to Helen Hunt Jackson    1830-1885) My fourth grade class memorized … Continue reading

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The Old Button Box

This is my mother’s old button box.  The lid has a raised design– a pheasant? partridge? peacock?   When I was growing up the sides of the box had the same raised design all around the circumference of the box.  But … Continue reading

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