Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Oh yes indeed, the Minnesota farmhouse is a jewel.  It featured a formal dining room with a clever pass-through to the kitchen, a walk-in closet off the master bedroom, and the first hardwood floors in the county, etc.

Thomas Veblen was a master carpenter and this was the third house he had built in North America.  By the standards of his neighbors, this was really nothing less than a mansion built with hand tools.

"Remember the I35W bridge--who needs terrorists when there are Republicans"

by techno (reply@elegant-technology.com) on Sun Mar 18th, 2007 at 10:04:45 AM EST
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