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    Old 06-28-2013, 08:44 PM
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    Beautiful quilt.
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    Old 06-28-2013, 08:59 PM
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    Beautiful quilt! I know there have been posts on here before about the history. Good luck, hope you find it.
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    Old 06-28-2013, 09:05 PM
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    Will be looking forward to the answer............... great find.
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    Old 06-28-2013, 09:25 PM
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    It's a great find!
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    Old 06-28-2013, 10:05 PM
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    Beautiful find!

    Amazing what people are willing to part with.
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    Old 06-28-2013, 10:18 PM
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    Absolutely beautiful. That quilt is a real treasure.
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    Old 06-28-2013, 10:30 PM
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    Those are just so pretty. I have a few SunBonnet Sue's my mother left.
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    Old 06-29-2013, 12:04 AM
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    That's a pretty quilt, but the no hands thing freaks me out. Bar the very unlikely option that we are being inclusive of amputees and others without limbs, the only message I can take from no arms is that she is powerless. I am just getting past issues of being freaked out about never seeing her face (upside is it could after all allow any of us to imagine its a picture of us). But honestly- it's hard not to be disturbed by no hands, especially for those who work with their hands.

    You could appliqué her some new hands and let her get busy!
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    Old 06-29-2013, 03:41 AM
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    I am going to an estate sale today, hope I am as lucky...quilt is awesome
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    Old 06-29-2013, 03:43 AM
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    A treasure for sure!
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