This week’s spoons all come from theme parks, starting with my favorite: Disneyland—The Happiest Place on Earth!.
For a change today, I decided I’d just reach into the bag of spoons and pull one out. My random grab is a spoon from the Mt. Manitou Incline in Colorado. The Incline used to be the site of a cable (or funicular) railway, which was built in 1907 to provide access to the hydroelectric […]
Happy Seward’s Day, Alaska! This legal state holiday, observed on the last Monday in March each year, takes its name from William H. Seward, who, as Secretary of State, negotiated the purchase of Alaska from Russia 150 years ago on March 30, 1867*. To celebrate Alaska’s sesquicentennial, here’s a spoon with a little enamel Alaska […]