Monthly Archives: March 2011

The Cornflake King and Handmade Lace -Part 3 (Revisited)

Patent date, unknown. It weighs about 65 pounds. It ground all the coffee purchased at the Burley Store (Kitsap Peninsula, WA) in the early teens and twenties of the past century. It still works just fine, grinds all our coffee, … Continue reading

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The Cornflake King and Handmade Lace – Part 3

History speaks loudly through those items which remain. Echoes sound in the worn-smooth handle of the coffee grinder, and in the yellowed folds of the blouse with tiny pin-tucks down the front.  Cast your gaze on letters and greeting cards … Continue reading

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