“Though they were once as omnipresent as phone booths, the heyday of the cast-iron weights has come and gone”: a New York Times slideshow of newsstand paperweights.
And in Fluence, an illustrated interview with collector Harley Spiller. (Go to the May-June 2010 issue.)
[Toronto Star newsstand paperweight. Photograph by Micki Watanabe Spiller, from the New York Times slideshow.]
Sunday, July 18, 2010
By Michael Leddy at 9:35 AM