Cast iron mechanical artillery coin bank manufactured by the Shepard Hardware Company, c. 1892. To operate the bank, the mortar’s hammer is pulled back, raising the soldier’s arm. A coin is placed in the mortar. Pressing a lever causes the mortar to shoot the coin into the building. [873×1073]

Cast iron mechanical artillery coin bank manufactured by the Shepard Hardware Company, c. 1892. To operate the bank, the mortar’s hammer is pulled back, raising the soldier’s arm. A coin is placed in the mortar. Pressing a lever causes the… Continue Reading

[2048×2048] Pulled 3 signed books out of Goodwill yesterday. 40th Ann. Ed. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, End Game by James Frey & White Jazz by James Ellroy.

[2048×2048] Pulled 3 signed books out of Goodwill yesterday. 40th Ann. Ed. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, End Game by James Frey & White Jazz by James Ellroy.