Last off the line – Update

Hi all! My friend, Virginia from Virginia sent me this clipping today describing the closing of the miniature department at the Lane factory in Altavista, VA.  The article says Lane announced "On Friday" the department would be closing.  As we all know, May 26, 1999 was a Wednesday so the announcement likely was talking about … Continue reading Last off the line – Update

New Heart Key Found

Hi all, Real quick find... I found this key on ebay being offered with a Tall box. The bottom label tells us the box is probably from the late 1940's up to around 1956.  The box is very common and the lid logo is also very common for the era mentioned above. Given the heart … Continue reading New Heart Key Found