Category Archives: Cheney

Eddie’s Collection of Junk: The Subject is Boys!

School dances can be fun and frightening especially in high school. Eddie had her dance card among her possession in her Collection of Junk.  This is very interesting because someone designed the card in the form of a butterfly. Here … Continue reading

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Eddie’s Collection of Junk: School work!

Below you will find pictures of some of the class comments Eddie made about her Sophomore and Junior years at Cheney High School. I think I will let you explore.  I warn you, you will be laughing or grimacing in … Continue reading

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Eddie’s Collection of Junk: More Examples of Domestic Science 1921-23

Eddie had a huge wooden loom her in apartment for many years. I mean huge, it was a floor model.  I think it was for rugs, but I cannot remember now.  Yes she was a weaver, knitter, embroidery, sewing, cooking … Continue reading

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Eddie’s Collection of Junk: Domestic Science circa 1921, 1922 and 1923!

My Aunt Eddie was truly a craftswoman and artist.  All of us of an older age and female took classes in “domestic science,” or maybe you knew it as “Home Economics.” I remember my sewing class in high school and … Continue reading

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