A Few Vintage Hairpins

Ever since I was a little girl growing up in the 1970's in Clifton, Kansas, I have loved looking at vintage beauty things. It is directly because of a little dime store called The Golden Banner, a variety store run by the Banner family. I always went there after checking out books at the library, after swimming, or after school. The shop still had items of stock from the 30's, 40's, 50's, and 60's, lined up neatly on the shelves. I loved seeing all the pretty makeup compacts from the golden era of Hollywood, and even bought a few with my meager babysitting and weed-pulling income. Once while there, I saw a wooden boar bristle brush for the first time in my life, and bought it. How I loved

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