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Scratching initials on sewing machine?

Scratching initials on sewing machine?

Old 08-29-2019, 04:36 AM
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And now we protect our SS numbers with our lives. How time changes.
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Old 08-29-2019, 05:19 AM
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Originally Posted by OurWorkbench View Post
I think it was in the 70s that they recommended engraving SS numbers on anything of value in case of theft. Of course you would want to do it in a "hidden" area. I actually found a sewing machine with a serial number engraved on the front lip of a machine.

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Yes, it was the 70's. I still have my T&S from that era. It has my ex-husband's DL number etched on it. We had been burgled, and the police suggested we mark everything.

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Old 08-29-2019, 05:41 AM
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My daughter started drawing murals on walls, her bed headboard when she was 5. I finally gave up on the wall drawingis....left them there. She is now a great artist and free motion quilter.
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Old 08-29-2019, 07:04 AM
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Grandson wrote his name with permanent marker on expensive white chest-- daughter tried but could not get it off. She said its ok, he will take it when he moves out of home--lol ! Yes, remember the etchings carved to help track any burglary.
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Old 08-29-2019, 11:30 AM
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My mom let me draw and write on the underside of the coffee table. She figured no one would see it anyway and I thought it was such fun.
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Old 09-03-2019, 03:57 PM
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My daughter went through a phase where the wall was just a big canvas!
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Old 09-11-2019, 05:52 PM
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