Wednesday, 19 May 2021

Some other ephemera

Finance Act 1910
Intoxicating Liquors 1874
Above and below - Music Sheet Book from 1914

Also yesterday, I spent an hour or so, tea dyeing plain paper etc:

Once dried in the oven and ironed, they looked like this:

I shall find the other items collected over the years from WWII and into the 50's and 60's in case there is anything of interest or use.



6 comments:

  1. It looks good.

    I switched to coffee dyeing things when I realised it does just as good a job and as a non-tea drinker I didn't have to put up with the awful smell as linens soaked.

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    1. Being a strong tea drinker I don’t mind but I did end up with fingers that looked like I was a chain smoker!

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  2. Glad you've got a new interest. It's important to take time out to do things for ourselves, I think.

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  3. Sorry Flowerpot, your comment disappeared into spam and I can’t retrieve it. I currently store everything in a large box.

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  4. Very interesting.

    God bless.

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