A missed opportunity on Roadshow!
Cotton production is a part of the U.S. economy which keeps the economic wheels turning in the right direction. Only China and India rank higher in terms of cotton output. Cotton production is a 25 billion dollar industry in the U.S.A. and 40 billion pounds emerge from its farms.
First let me say, “I love books.” I love to read, I love the smell of the ink on the paper, I love the feel of turning a page as you read. I love it when an author is especially talented and writes an engaging story but I also love it when a book has an interesting dust jacket. Sometimes …
A 1935 meeting of the minds created the idea of the New York World's Fair of 1939/40. The Chicago World's Fair of 1933/34 was still fresh in the minds of the group of New York business men who created the New York World's Fair Corporation. The corporation made the idea of a World's Fair in…
I received the following via e-mail regarding an article from William Pepe that was featured in the last issue of Barr’s. Thanks to Audrey Madans for taking the time to drop us a letter and thanks to William Pepe for writing the article about the Boston area. ~~Kimberley Mathisen, Editor
Activities picking up as we inch closer to Spring!
Set to feature free film screening, two convening societies and NPM chief curator of philately, Dan Piazza
Buying, selling postcards for 20 years
More interesting subjects in this issue of Barr’s