Ahoy Matey – 13 Days Adrift – Just Sailed In

Gobs and Landlubbers alike will enjoy this antique tale of being adrift at sea for 13 days.

13 Days Adrift by M.Stanley MacLean,1943 Illustrated Vintage Paperback Book

13 Days Adrift by M.Stanley Maclean 1943
13 Days Adrift by M.Stanley MacLean (1943)

13 Days Adrift – The Experiences OF M.Stanley MacLean (rescued after torpedoed ship ‘East Indian’ Sank off Capetown) 1943, First Edition,  Softcover has some light Age wear. All 40 text pages tot his saga are intact and in very good readable condition for their age, B&W Illustrations.

This Very Scarce self-published war relic is a rare and great find. $25

Great read to add to your private collection. This is a must read sea tale of the extraordinary nature.

Here is some additional information and a picture of the ship that was sunk:

The freighter SS East Indian from Camden NJ. under Captain St. Marie carried a crew of 33, an armed guard of 14, and 10 passengers. On November 3, 1942, she was torpedoed by the German submarine U-181, commanded by Kapitänleutnant Wolfgang Lüth, 275 miles south- west of Cape Town, South Africa. The book offered above is an account of the sinking and the 13 day ordeal of the survivors.

Betty Crocker’s Picture Cook Book 1956

1956 Betty Crocker Cookbook
1956 Betty Crocker Cookbook

Hardcover in Fair to Good Condition
Second Edition – First Printing

472 Pages Lots and Lots of Great Pictures, Photos and Images

Revised and Enlarged
Height 12 inches – Width 9 3/4 inches

Published in 1956 by McGraw Hill New York, NY

This hard to find antique Betty Crocker Cookbook will make a great addition to your cookbook collection or for scrappers that want to cannibalize the book for it’s great vintage images.

Either way this rare cookbook is well done and ready to go.

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Antique Sheet Music

antique sheet music 1800s
antique sheet music (1800s)

We have original sheet music from 1878 titled “Remember the Old Folks at Home” – John T Rutledge.

This item is listed in the Library of Congress, shows some age but is very rare and highly collectible.

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This is a true slice of American History.