TFF with NO Retailer and Old Logo on Lid

Hi all! I've been documenting Tall Fluted with Feet (TFF) boxes for several years. Mainly, I've been doing this because it is my understanding they were the first boxes actually made by Lane in their factory in Altavista, VA starting around 1936. So far, I've documented 154 TFF boxes and along the way, I kept … Continue reading TFF with NO Retailer and Old Logo on Lid

TFF Exterior hinges

Hi all! Happy New Year! For the last several years, I have been tracking details of all of the TFF (Tall with Fluted Corners & Feet) that I have seen - mostly offered up on ebay. During this time, I have noted TFF boxes have two kinds of hinges. I discussed this in a post … Continue reading TFF Exterior hinges

New box style! Not click-bate! I’m calling it LARGE ROUNDED MAHOGANY (LR-M).

Hi all! It has been months since I have anything really interesting to talk about...until now! I found this box on ebay and have had it for about a week and have delayed this long to post about it to get my thoughts together. Honestly the time didn't help...I have no idea what to think … Continue reading New box style! Not click-bate! I’m calling it LARGE ROUNDED MAHOGANY (LR-M).