Pieces of Paper that Intrigue & Inspire

08.02.2008 #Vintage

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It's hard to put a value on certain printed artifacts of our culture, the flotsam and jetsam that we encounter every day and sometimes even hate with a passion (like tickets, receipts, statements, etc).

For all we know, what's considered passe and banal today can achieve highest collectible value tomorrow. It's hard to gauge the sensibilities, or even trends, of our successors. They might disregard old books and postcards, but go squirrely nuts about old grocery receipts, or product bar codes (perhaps containing secret code plans for fledging worldwide revolution by some sinister AI...)

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