The gift of light and heat

About a year ago, I made an unusual find at an estate sale. The guy who had just passed away was apparently fond of going to Las Vegas and picking up matches while he was there. I bought hundreds of these things in a big ziploc bag for two dollars. They sat in my houseContinue reading “The gift of light and heat”

Vegas Matchbooks, Part 3 (Disco Sucks)

When I pulled a matchbook for Bob Stupak’s Vegas World out of a bag of assorted matchbooks for Las Vegas casinos, I immediately thought “Disco!” I might go on about the 80s sometimes, but I remember the tail end of the 70s, too. And the tail end of the 70s was all about disco: theContinue reading “Vegas Matchbooks, Part 3 (Disco Sucks)”