Things For Sale

Other popular features found in our magazine each month pertain to items that our readers have for sale. These generally appear in our Kentucky Explorer Classified Ads and Kentucky Explorer Book Page, but occasionally are found in Letters To The Editor or other pages, too.


Here are a few things for sale by readers from our December 2003 issue:

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT REPAIR: Including all fretted and violin family instruments. Bow re-hair, $50, includes return shipping. Repair and restoration. Tonal adjustments. Instruments bought and sold. By appointment. Gary S. Cornett, 4913 Warm Springs Court, Louisville, KY 40245; 502/241-1309; or
cornet_g@bellsouth.net


SASSAFRAS WALKING STAFFS: Handmade by Eastern Kentucky folk artist. Approximately 52" long, leather strap at top, and polyurethane coating. Wonderful Gifts. Each one is unique. Cost: $35, plus $6 S/H. Contact: Randy Spencer, 4268 Brookhill Drive, Owensboro, KY 42303; 270/683-5330;
www.kywalkingstick.com
ANTIQUE TOBACCO WALKING STAFFS: These tobacco sticks were split by hand 70 to 80 years ago, from ash, hickory, or oak. Handmade by Eastern Kentucky folk artist. Approximately 48" long, leather strap at top, and polyurethane coating. Wonderful gifts. Each one is unique. Cost: $25, plus $6 S/H. Contact: Randy Spencer, 4268 Brookhill Drive, Owensboro, KY 42303; 270/683-5330; www.kywalkingstick.com
TWISTED/CURLED SASSAFRAS WALKING STAFFS: Handmade by Eastern Kentucky folk artist. Approximately 52" long, leather strap at top, and polyurethane coating. Wonderful Gifts. Each one is unique. Cost: $45, plus $6 S/H. Contact: Randy Spencer, 4268 Brookhill Drive, Owensboro, KY 42303; 270/683-5330; www.kywalkingstick.com
TWISTED/CURLED SASSAFRAS CANES: Handmade by Eastern Kentucky folk artist. Approximately 38" long, leather strap at top, and polyurethane coating. Wonderful Gifts. Each one is unique. Cost: $37, plus $6 S/H. Contact: Randy Spencer, 4268 Brookhill Drive, Owensboro, KY 42303; 270/683-5330;
www.kywalkingstick.com
EASTERN KENTUCKY'S REGIONAL BOOKSTORE: Your source for books on appalachia, coal mining, railroads, genealogy, frontier, Civil War and other history, cooking, music, classics, children, and more. We are your map source. We appreciate your business. Still $3 S/H. Let us help you find the books you love. Contact: Words N' Stuff, 1246 Route 302, Van Lear, KY 41265; 606/789-3592.


H & S CABINS: Trails for all activities. One bedroom and a sleeper sofa, fully equipped kitchen, TV and VCR, and all linens are provided. Located in Wolfe County, Kentucky, near Campton. No phone. $100 a night. Call: 606/668-3089; or
combshs@hotmail.com


BOOK FOR SALE: Harlan County, Kentucky, Martin Fork Connections, consisting of over 600 pictures, genealogy, and short stories; with over 200 pages. It has Hensleys, Smiths, Hamlins, Brittons, and many others. $20, plus $2 S/H. Contact: Gladys Hensley, 11333 Highway 987, Smith, KY 40867; or 606/573-5353.


BOOK FOR SALE: Adair County, Kentucky, A Pictorial History, Volume Two. A hardbound, 150+ pages, and is priced at $37.50, includes postage and handling. Send to: ACGS, P. O. Box 613, Columbia, KY 42728.



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