The Virtual Corkscrew Museum's Daily Newspaper
Saturday, December 13, 2003
Christmas Shopping in New Jersey
Closter, New Jersey - For Christmas 1992, the Cottage Shop at 81 Ruckman Road offered some bar accessories from England:
Christmas Shopping in Texas
Dallas, Texas - Just in time for Christmas Neiman-Marcus is offering a double lever Santa Claus Corkscrew. Sales copy reads "Forget the elves - Santa's doing the work himself with this Christmas corkscrew, 8"H., Silver-plated with red and white enamel. Neiman-Marcus exclusive. Arrives in an NM gift box. $35.00 from Neiman-Marcus.
This appeared in the December 6 issue: "Trade? I purchased The Old Codger at auction. Guess what? I received one as a gift. I would like to trade for The Waiter or something else. Email George Snow."
We received this message on December 12: "As of tomorrow, a waiter will be making its way to North Carolina, while a Codger will be shuffling off to Chicago. Josef L'Africain."
Got something to trade? Email description and picture: email@example.com
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©2003 Don Bull, Editor