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Read it Again: Week of July 19, 2001.

Thursday, July 19, 2001

Each week Farm and Diary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Grist mills: Part of history that keeps grinding on

Thursday, July 12, 2001

Columnist Roy Booth explores the world of water-powered grist mills, and the change they fostered.

Read it Again: Week of July 12, 2001.

Thursday, July 12, 2001

Each week Farm and Dary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Tea time in China has long history

Thursday, July 5, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the fine arts that grew up around the fine art of sipping tea.

Read it Again: Week of July 5, 2001.

Thursday, July 5, 2001

Each week Farm and Diary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Read it Again: Week of June 28, 2001.

Thursday, June 28, 2001

Each week Farm and Diary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Coffeepot an 18th century art form in silver

Thursday, June 28, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the evolution of the 18th century silver coffee server that came into its own with the rise of the English coffeehouse.

Read it Again: Week of June 21, 2001.

Thursday, June 21, 2001

Each week Farm and Diary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Bicycles were more than just a toy

Thursday, June 21, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the development of the velocipede into the bicycle of today.

Heirloom jewelry of the 1700s

Thursday, June 14, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the marks of distinction in 18th century gem settings.

Read it Again: Week of June 14, 2001.

Thursday, June 14, 2001

Each week “Farm and Dairy” takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

The world of mother-of-pearl buttons

Thursday, June 7, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about button collecting before plastic.

Read it Again: Week of June 7, 2001.

Thursday, June 7, 2001

Each week Farm and Diary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Read it Again: Week of May 31, 2001

Thursday, May 31, 2001

Each week Farm and Dary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Nostalgia on wheels: Classic cars

Thursday, May 31, 2001

Classic car imposters abound, particularly in sunny California. Antique columnist Roy Booth suggests how to tell the wanna-bes from the real thing.

Artists provide unique look at culture

Thursday, May 24, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about looking at American culture and at Native Americans through the painted picture.

Read it Again: Week of May 24, 2001.

Thursday, May 24, 2001

Each week “Farm and Diary” takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Use of drug jars eternal, art came later.

Thursday, May 17, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the evolving art of making jars and vials in which people keep their healing potions.

Read it Again: Week of May 17, 2001.

Thursday, May 17, 2001

Each week Farm and Diary takes a look at what was making news in years gone by.

Even rural areas graced with gardens

Thursday, May 10, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about Victorian era gardens, large and small, produced in essentially rural areas.

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