Monthly Archives: December 2002

Hearth to Hearth: Wassailing on New Years

Hearth to Hearth: Wassailing on New Years – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – December 2002 “Here we come a-wassailing among the leaves so green, Here we come a-wandering, so fair to be seen. We are not beggars’ children that go from door to door, But we are neighbors children that you have seen before. Love and […]

Thoughts Beyond Counterpane – On Collecting Toy Soldiers, Civilians and More

Thoughts Beyond Counterpane – On Collecting Toy Soldiers, Civilians, and More – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – December 2002 By Arley L. Pett Many adults have fond memories of their favorite childhood toys. For many, it is lead soldiers as expressed quite eloquently by Robert Louis Stevenson in his poem “The Land of […]

Afraid of the Cookie Monster?

Should you be afraid of the Cookie Monster? – Business of Doing Business – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – December 2002 By Ed Welch Everyone has heard about computer cookies but few know what they are or how they work. WHAT IS A COOKIE?…and WHO PUT THE COOKIES IN MY COMPUTER? Theoretically, computer cookies […]