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Relics of the Past

Here's a question for you. Can you remember the first vehicle that you drove? Or if you grew up on a farm, do you remember the first tractor that you drove?For me, my first vehicle was a truck. A 1982 Datsun extended cab truck to be exact. Automatic on the floor, four cylinder asperated ...

Brought Antique School Desk Back to Life

I recently restored an old desk from the country grade school I attended from 1949 to 1957. The Litchfield Grade School in Litchfield Township, Pennsylvania, was built in 1926, and I can still recall the smell of the oiled wood floors and the boys’ Brylcreem-slicked hair. I can also remember ...

Capper's Farmer - Your Hub for All Things Handmade

Get step-by-step instructions, DIY projects, upcycling tutorials, and more!