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by Adriene
Fri Oct 25, 2002 11:00 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: CELEBRATING A CLASSIC: THE EICHLER VISION
Replies: 0
Views: 692

CELEBRATING A CLASSIC: THE EICHLER VISION

http://www.bayarea.com/mld/mercurynews/4354902.htm Posted on Fri, Oct. 25, 2002 Celebrating a classic: the Eichler Vision NINETEEN YEARS LATER, HOWEVER, IT'S STILL A PERFECT FIT By Sheila Himmel Mercury News Our real estate agent was getting tired of us, a haggard couple with odd work schedules whos...
by Adriene
Fri Oct 25, 2002 10:56 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: ARCHITECTURAL WORLD HONORS TRACT HOUSES THAT DEFIED THE RULE
Replies: 0
Views: 572

ARCHITECTURAL WORLD HONORS TRACT HOUSES THAT DEFIED THE RULE

http://www.bayarea.com/mld/mercurynews/4354900.htm Posted on Fri, Oct. 25, 2002 Celebrating a classic: The Eichler Vision ARCHITECTURAL WORLD HONORS TRACT HOUSES THAT DEFIED THE RULES By Kim Boatman Mercury News More than a half-century ago, Joseph Eichler, a developer with an abiding passion for mo...
by Adriene
Fri Oct 25, 2002 10:35 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: 'Celebrate Eichlers' Event-Nov 1st & 2nd!
Replies: 5
Views: 994

CELEBRATING A CLASSIC: THE EICHLER VISION

http://www.bayarea.com/mld/mercurynews/4354902.htm Posted on Fri, Oct. 25, 2002 Celebrating a classic: the Eichler Vision NINETEEN YEARS LATER, HOWEVER, IT'S STILL A PERFECT FIT By Sheila Himmel Mercury News Our real estate agent was getting tired of us, a haggard couple with odd work schedules whos...
by Adriene
Fri Oct 25, 2002 10:26 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: 'Celebrate Eichlers' Event-Nov 1st & 2nd!
Replies: 5
Views: 994

ARCHITECTURAL WORLD HONORS TRACT HOUSES THAT DEFIED THE RULE

Catch this great article out this morning in the Mercury News! http://www.bayarea.com/mld/mercurynews/4354900.htm Posted on Fri, Oct. 25, 2002 Celebrating a classic: The Eichler Vision ARCHITECTURAL WORLD HONORS TRACT HOUSES THAT DEFIED THE RULES By Kim Boatman Mercury News More than a half-century ...
by Adriene
Wed Oct 16, 2002 12:09 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Adrian Wilson- Architect
Replies: 4
Views: 825

Courtesy of Chris Nichols: Adrian Wilson Born in Missouri, 1898 Died in La Crescenta, CA 1988 Worked with Myron Hunt (Rose Bowl, Ambassador Hotel) in the '20s, worked with Paul R. Williams on the Osteopathic Hospital and my favorite Wilson building is the now-demolished dome of the Las Vegas Convent...
by Adriene
Sun Oct 13, 2002 2:28 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: 'Celebrate Eichlers' Event-Nov 1st & 2nd!
Replies: 5
Views: 994

'Celebrate Eichlers' Event-Nov 1st & 2nd!

Be sure to check out our upcoming 2-day Eichler event in Palo Alto under 'EVENTS'!! Ernie Braun photos...book signing...Eichler Homes memorabilia! Alan Hess will be a featured speaker on Nov. 1st!

Adriene
by Adriene
Sat Oct 12, 2002 8:04 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: FRI & SAT Nov 1 / 2 Celebrate Eichlers event in the Bay
Replies: 5
Views: 891

Hi, Joe...I'll be there! We HQ folks have been working hard putting this event together for everyone. ALAN HESS will be speaking on November 1st so you'll wanna catch him! Keep your fingers crossed that the new Eichler books arrive in time...they had been circling the waters awhile waiting for the w...
by Adriene
Tue Oct 08, 2002 11:10 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: BLASTERS to do benefit concert for Johnie's Broiler
Replies: 2
Views: 704

Blasters! PRESS RELEASE

For details about the upcoming concert, see The Blasters newsletter:

http://www.blastersnewsletter.com/johnnies.htm
by Adriene
Tue Oct 08, 2002 10:47 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Hornsea England
Replies: 0
Views: 442

Hornsea England

Does anyone collect Hornsea? I have a 50's slipware vase in black with a striking vertical line design. There are some great abstract vases and studio pottery pieces which have a great mid-century modern look.
by Adriene
Tue Oct 08, 2002 10:35 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Franciscan Starburst
Replies: 25
Views: 8249

Melinamade provided the Starburst-inspired fabric called 'Atomicburst White' for those Tomorrowland chairs. See it here in 'Swatch-o-Vision'!!

http://www.melinamade.com/Fabrics/swatch11.html
by Adriene
Tue Oct 08, 2002 10:32 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Collectible Cameras
Replies: 2
Views: 620

Yes, I think I already knew that, you Robot camera collector!
by Adriene
Tue Oct 08, 2002 10:24 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Fabulous 1964 Hillside Home For Sale-Mt. Washington!!
Replies: 0
Views: 770

Fabulous 1964 Hillside Home For Sale-Mt. Washington!!

Incredibly restored and upgraded shag-clad digs! Stunning mid-century modern hillside view home for sale in Mt. Washington. This 2-level post-and-beam home features canyon views, decks, bamboo floors, fireplace, glass mosaic tile bath, primary-color cabinet fronts and period style finishes. Asking P...
by Adriene
Sat Oct 05, 2002 7:53 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: NEUTRA: House numbers + Boomerang Chair PREVIEW OCT 6TH!
Replies: 1
Views: 1454

NEUTRA: House numbers + Boomerang Chair PREVIEW OCT 6TH!

An exclusive preview of the House Industries' upcoming "Neutraface" font collection and Apollo Marconi’s stainless steel address numbers will be on display at Orange, a modern furnishing and home design gallery on Beverly Boulevard in Los Angeles. Opening October 6, 2002 between 2 and 6 PM, Or...
by Adriene
Sat Oct 05, 2002 7:44 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Neutra-Inspired Typeface Address Numbers!
Replies: 1
Views: 1044

Neutra-Inspired Typeface Address Numbers!

Press Release: Apollo Marconi – online purveyor of custom residential and commercial address numbers through its’ site http://www.customhousenumbers.com - will now offer their sleek stainless steel numbers in an elegant new font called “Neutraface” - the latest typeface desig...
by Adriene
Fri Oct 04, 2002 10:25 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: FRIENDS OF JOHNIE'S PRESENTS BLASTERS IN CONCERT!
Replies: 1
Views: 668

FRIENDS OF JOHNIE'S PRESENTS BLASTERS IN CONCERT!

'THE FRIENDS OF JOHNIE'S' PRESENTS... THE BLASTERS IN CONCERT!!! FIRST CONCERT EVER IN THEIR HOMETOWN OF DOWNEY! REUNITING THE ORIGINAL BLASTERS . . . PHIL & DAVE ALVIN, JOHN BAZZ AND BILL BATEMAN! Concert flyer with Ann Summa's great 80's photo of The Blasters outside Johnie's: http://www.johniesbr...
by Adriene
Fri Oct 04, 2002 10:08 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: RALLY TO SAVE HOLIDAY BOWL!
Replies: 3
Views: 1014

See everyone tomorrow at the rally!! Thanks for all your hard work, John.
by Adriene
Fri Sep 27, 2002 1:45 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Please help Save Johnie's/Harvey's Broiler
Replies: 2
Views: 663

I have drafted a form letter to Cynthia Howse which appears on our 'Friends of Johnie's' website. You can access it under 'Contact/What You Can Do' and print it out. Appreciate your support!
by Adriene
Mon Aug 26, 2002 2:11 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Newest Eichler Articles!
Replies: 3
Views: 1361

Newest Eichler Articles!

Cara Greenberg has written an article about an Eichler renovation up in Marin County for the September/October 2002 issue of Better Homes & Gardens Decorating entitled "Living in a Glass House". Another article that I can't help but be amused by is, "You Don't Deserve This Home, Joseph Eichler's Mas...
by Adriene
Mon Aug 26, 2002 1:44 pm
Forum: Modern Collectibles and Furniture
Topic: Collectible Cameras
Replies: 2
Views: 620

Collectible Cameras

Just wondering if any of you collect art deco, industrial design or modern cameras? I have a great old Kodak Medalist designed by Walter Darwin Teague that was first introduced in the 1939 New York World's Fair. But maybe my favorite camera is my 70's plastic Velveeta Cheese camera that looks like a...
by Adriene
Mon Aug 26, 2002 10:33 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New, uh, bulletin board, uh...
Replies: 1
Views: 1650

Oh Nathan, you forgot 'atrociously villainous' as "When Emoticons Ruled The Earth"!
by Adriene
Fri Aug 16, 2002 12:52 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Email Delivery of Messages
Replies: 1
Views: 1636

Hi, M-M!

Just giving it the dead-of-night test!

Hope you are resting for a change.

Goodnight!

Adriene

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