Picnic!

Had to wait 30 minutes for my doctor to see me, but it was worth it when I found this torn photo in the waiting room.

Lame Andrew

I found this treasure in a library book on love in Dante’s Paradiso. It made my research process much more enjoyable and entertaining.

6 Questions

Found this blowing in the wind in my backyard from the alley. Maybe a quiz for this little girl’s step-sibling?

Mae Mae

Get Mae Mae cute outfit also

Unknown Boy

I found this photo lying in the street on my way to college a few years ago, soaking wet in a puddle beside a rubbish bin. I think it probably dates from the 1950s or 60s. It seems such a shame someone would want to throw him away!

Droopy Santa Pants

My friend Amy found an old photo album and she gave it to me after I showed her Found Magazine #1. This little girl’s name is Jacqueline and the album follows her through the 3rd grade. Daddy (Uncle? Grandpa?) is kind of creepy, isn’t he?

The Gel Pen Club

I found this at a local thrift store inside a 101 Dalmatians pencil case. I only picked it up since it was a case similar to one I used to own, and decided to look inside for no particular reason but nostalgia. I found this and a few other papers inside, the others reading “Gel … Continued

The Spy Plan

Espionage and counter-espionage in the park. I found this evidence of spies in our midst one spring day.

Cat in The Hat

I found this tithe envelope in a hymnal while attending my little sister’s Christmas concert a couple years ago. I’ve held onto it ever since because I love the youthful stream of consciousness and the memories of daydreaming in church.

Alfabeto

My husband, brother-in-law and I found this while we were leaving Johnny Carino’s. It was by far the best thing about our dining experience. I can’t decide which drawing is my favorite. It’s a 3-way tie between the rich guy, the soccer ball and the gardener.