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Read it Again: Week of Dec. 6, 2001.

Thursday, December 6, 2001

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

Floor coverings have come a long way

Thursday, November 29, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about floor coverings from grass and sand to fancy carpets.

Read it Again: Week of Nov. 29, 2001

Wednesday, November 28, 2001

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

Pewter has a long history of use

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about Pewter use and care, and about American pewter.

Read it Again: Week of Nov. 22, 2001

Wednesday, November 21, 2001

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

Early cabinets spiced things up

Thursday, November 15, 2001

The majority of spice boxes were constructed in Chester County, Pa., an area where cabinet makers were known for their finishes and woodworking techniques, according to antique columnist Roy Booth.

Read it Again: Week of Nov. 15, 2001

Thursday, November 15, 2001

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

Toaster waffles no comparison to iron-made versions

Thursday, November 8, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about waffles and wafers.

Read it Again: Week of Nov. 8, 2001.

Wednesday, November 7, 2001

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

Dolls of wood have enduring qualities

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes of the most elderly of dolls and most enduring of the dolls collectors love to have.

Read it Again: Week of Nov. 1, 2001.

Thursday, November 1, 2001

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

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 25, 2001.

Thursday, October 25, 2001

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

Future value? As much of a chance as stock market

Thursday, October 25, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the vast world of pure enjoyment in collecting that lied somewhere between the pack rat and the forced decisions on what to discard.

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 18, 2001.

Thursday, October 18, 2001

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

As autos evolved, pedal cars kept pace

Thursday, October 18, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about pedal cars and how closely they followed trends developing in the “grown-up” family cars sitting in the driveway.

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 11, 2001.

Thursday, October 11, 2001

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

Inns back then served many purposes

Thursday, October 11, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the remnants of the dwellings that housed the travelers along the old stage coach routes.

These days you find them under foot

Thursday, October 4, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth writes about the old grind-stones, now turned into lawn ornaments or consigned to foot paths as stepping stones.

Read it Again: Week of Oct. 4, 2001.

Thursday, October 4, 2001

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

Cameo history told at glass museum

Thursday, September 27, 2001

Antique columnist Roy Booth explores the history of that masterpiece of 2000 years of glass-making, Cameo glass.

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