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Anonymous early folk art drawing "Are You A Princess" circa 1920 in Crayon

Circa 1920 anonymous crayon drawing "Are you a Princess" While crayons were invented around 1905, by 1920 they are in general use. Collection Jim Linderman / Dull Tool Dim Bulb

Wooldridge Sculptures in Maplewood Cemetery photograph

A original period snapshot of the Wooldridge Monuments located in the Maplewood Cemetery of Mayfield Kentucky, along with an enlargement of same. Mr. Wooldbridge built them between 1890 and 1899, when he passed on. Then he was buried among the figures. Despite rumors the miserly lifelong bachelor took his money underground with him, the group lasted a long time. HIs horse here was named Fop. All the figures represent people (and pets) he knew. A storm broke nearly all of them in 2009, but they were repaired and the plot re-dedicated. Original vintage snapshot of the Wooldridge Figures. C. 1950? Collection Jim Linderman / Dull Tool Dim Bulb the blog.