"So I got this harebrained idea. I obviously have a Christmas tree (or two or three) that I put up during the Christmas holidays. I also have an Easter tree that I put out the month before Easter. I even have a black feather tree that I put out at Halloween. So why not a Valentine's tree? ..."
LOVE Potion -- It's The Oldest Profession Here's a cute little amber bottle, relatively common and often dimissed by bottle collectors. But it has an interesting and rather sordid history, and is connected with "The Oldest Profession", if you know what I mean. It's about 3" tall, and embossed VALENTINE'S MEAT JUICE. According to the Valentine Museum, now known as the Valentine Richmond History Center (Virginia), Mann S....
- What's more antique than this?
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I came from a town right outside of a small New Hampshire historical harbor city, Portsmouth. It was first settled in 1630 and has wonderful early brick architecture and early wooden homes and structures. It is a treasure trove of regional antiques of all sorts. There are many renowned pieces origin