This is such an unusual trade card I simply had to have it for the ChowTales archives . I was actually surprised no one else was bidding on this unique piece of smooth chow ephemera (my lucky day) !! The chow in this photo reminds me SO much of the smooth chow pictured below from […]
RESTORATION- Circa 1920s Officer with Smooth chow by line of automobiles- unique and rare.
I I honestly did not think this stunning photograph would end up being in my collection. The price tag was far above what I have ever paid for a single snapshot, but I understood that the subject matter gave this image the triple threat of collector values. A uniformed officer, antique cars, cars and more […]
Chow Standard evolution and rare smooth reference -1986 Article by Dr. Sam Draper
ABOVE IS AN EXAMPLE OF SMOOTH CHOWS IN ENGLAND IN 1942 – THE YEAR FOLLOWING THEIR REMOVAL IN 1941 FROM THE USA STANDARD One of the things you can always count on when being a researcher is that the most amazing revelations come from the more surprising places. This article by the esteemed Dr. Samuel […]