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Photo by Rich Amole @Blogfinger.

Photo by Rich Amole @Blogfinger.  2014

By Rich Amole, Blogfinger history reporter/researcher.

Paul:

“The best type of snow is the one that doesn’t need to be shoveled.  Above  is a real cool Snow Globe with the Great Auditorium inside.  Snow Globes were designed to be paper weights but ended up being more of a collectible item of places visited.

Originally of European origin, they crossed the Atlantic in the 1920’s with the first patented one in the late 1920’s in the USA.  Some of these marvelous items have music boxes attached.   I could venture a guess on when this one was manufactured, but perhaps a reader may fill us in or even own one.

CINCINNATI POPS:   “Lara’s Theme” from Dr. Zhivago.

 

 

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So what is better, not plowing the street last week and letting the snow melt or plowing so fast you knock over planters and fill the sidewalks that were shoveled already... Get a grip Neptune. By Ted Aanensen, Blogfinger staff. ©

So what is better, not plowing the street last week and letting the snow melt or plowing so fast you knock over planters and fill the sidewalks that were shoveled already… Get a grip Neptune. By Ted Aanensen, Blogfinger staff. ©

 

"It was a nice little snow, for those of us who don't mind the snow ...It didn't paralyze the city, nor did it keep me from capturing the beauty of it...let it snow...let it snow.....let it snow..." By Jean Bredin. Blogfinger staff. ©

“It was a nice little snow, for those of us who don’t mind the snow …It didn’t paralyze the city, nor did it keep me from capturing the beauty of it…let it snow…let it snow…..let it snow…”  Main Avenue, OG. By Jean Bredin. Blogfinger staff. ©

 

Feb 5, 2016. Ocean Grove. By Moe Demby. Blogfinger staff. ©

Feb 5, 2016. Ocean Grove. By Moe Demby. Blogfinger staff. ©

 

Chico of the Royal Mounties. Ocean Grove. Feb 5, 2016. Moe Demby, Bowfinger staff. ©

Chico of the Royal Mounties. Ocean Grove Beach. Feb 5, 2016. Moe Demby, Blogfinger staff. ©

IVORY JOE HUNTER

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