Akita and Overalls

This photo slipped out of a stack of used books I purchased at a library sale in central Arkansas. I don’t know which book it came out of, but it was a dog or cat book. The back of the photo says Nov. 1976. I think it is adorable. If I were the owner of … Continued

Unicorn!!

I work in a public library, every day i find amazing stuff stuck in books, this is one of my favorites found between the pages of “baby girl.”

Via Shoulder

I found this photograph lying in the street in front of my friend’s apartment building. I think it may have fallen out of the window of one of the other apartments. On the back there is a stamp that says “March, 82.”

I’m Not Crazy

Found this cryptic message and picture under a bridge on Tramway. It’s written on the front of what appears to be a really old Radio Shack receipt (judging by the warranty/return information printed on the back). The picture was attached to the message in pretty much the same place. The material of the picture makes … Continued

Wedding Photo

I had gone to the recycling center to drop off my cans, glass, etc. and found this memento on the asphalt between the big dumpsters for`plastic and paper. I want to think this is a mistake. Why would someone throw away a wedding photo? I am guessing it is from the 1930s, possibly the 40s. … Continued

Day in the Woods

This was found at an old house that my parents rented when I was a kid about 25 years ago. It was with a small pile of other photos from the same era wrapped in brown paper and stuffed in the corner of a closet. The landlady, who’s father had owned the house, had no … Continued

Push Comes to Shove

Discovered within the pages of a book at a bookstore in 1990. A handwritten note on the back reads: Bob – me – Lonesome Sierra Vista April 1952.

Drinking in the Den

Found this in a collection of odds and ends on the sidewalk where a woman had apparently either died or been evicted from her home.