Toni Hanner "I just sat down and cried"

The preventable domestic tragedy of exploding pickles explored in this vintage card.  Thanks Toni!  Time for me to pick up the pace at returning some mail.  Lately I have been losing track and firing randomly and at will... new journal purchased and will be literally turning over a new leaf.

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Comment by Linda Rogers on November 6, 2018 at 2:24pm

Heide, I didn't know that pickles were flammable!  The things you learn.  Katerina!  Good stamp-spotting.

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on November 3, 2018 at 9:42pm

...and notice that 1948 postage stamp: chicken!

Comment by Linda Rogers on November 3, 2018 at 6:36pm

It isn't fun discovering your canning has gone off for sure and in older days likely more of a tragedy than now.

Comment by Heide Monster on November 2, 2018 at 10:45pm

She is not alone! Just today Atlas Obscura had a article on Emerson's Pickle factory Fire.

Comment by Bradford on November 2, 2018 at 5:52pm

I think her tea is ready should she stop sobbing and start steeping.

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