Tag Archive | Sears Houses in Cincinnati

And the winner is…….Cincinnati

And the winner is…….Cincinnati

It’s not really a contest.  But there is a winner.  And, like the majority of Sears House researchers expected……the winner is Cincinnati!  By a landslide! But, what’s this contest all about? Since 1986, when the National Trust for Historic Preservation published a field guide to houses purchased as kits through the Sears Modern Homes catalogs, […]

Laraine Shape and Beatrice Lask

I can’t believe it’s been almost a year since I last met up with my friend Laraine Shape for a day trip to Milford, just outside Cincinnati.  A year.  It seems like yesterday, and it seems like forever ago. Laraine and I connected through social media.  Yeah.  You know.  Facebook.  That big crazy, wonderful, horrible, time […]