September 14, 2010

Buried Treasure

I spent so much time digging holes and making or reading maps as a kid, you don't even know.

(Hit the "from" link to see what all these numbers and letters refer to.)

Mechanix Illustrated
1956

7 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

Oh my. I should have raised you in Louisiana.

downtown guy said...

Heck, Florida's chock full o'pirate booty.

B.E. Earl said...

I used to draw maps all the time when I was a kid. I could draw Robert E. Howard's map of the Hyborian Age countries by heart. Could probably still give it a decent shot.

downtown guy said...

None of my maps were quite that rooted in reality.

Steph(anie) said...

That would make a VERY nice poster.

May said...

Paper bags with burnt edges. I always sort-of believed yours were real.

downtown guy said...

I always sort of did, too. And I made them.