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Made my usual stops at Good Will and another thrift store on Sunday. At second stop, a BIG messa Fiestaware dishes... kinda butter/yellow color.

I PASSED... and kicked myself the rest of Sunday! Went back yesterday and it was all still there!! $19.99... 8 dinner plates, 8 salad/sandwich plates, 6 mugs and 4 cereal/soup bowls. NO chips and needed to look VERY closely to find minor signs of wear.

Didn't NEED them... just hadda have them!
 
Posts: 5628 | Location: mount holly, NJ, USA | Registered: Sep 19, 2002Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Made right here in WV. Great dinnerware in beautiful colors. Older folks sometimes change to a lighter weight because of arthritis issues. I know because my Pfaltzgraff is becoming a problem for my hands.
 
Posts: 1633 | Location: West Virginia | Registered: Apr 23, 2004Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Made a HUGE find of F-ware a few summers ago at a yard sale. Saw 2-3 soup/cereal bowls on table... $1 each. Sister had just started replacing her dishes with F, so figure who couldn't use spare bowls?? Seller said... I have a LOT of it for sale! Spent $50 (WAY WAY more than I normally spent at a yard sale) and came home with 12 place settings, almost all "jewel tone" stuff, NO chips or significant signs of use.
 
Posts: 5628 | Location: mount holly, NJ, USA | Registered: Sep 19, 2002Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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great find!!


"I can't use a cell phone in the car. I have to keep my hands free for making gestures."
 
Posts: 3482 | Location: southeastern, ohio | Registered: Jul 22, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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Good for you. I grew up on that stuff from the 40/50's and still use it. I remember my DDs fighting over the one dark blue dinner plate.

piney
 
Posts: 3188 | Location: New England, U.S.A. | Registered: May 21, 2004Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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