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by egads
Sat Dec 28, 2019 5:36 pm
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Topic: Wright Chat Spam Is Not Right
Replies: 3
Views: 374

If you look at the bottom of the pages here, you will find that the forum software is very old. There was once an effort to upgrade it, and that did not turn out well. There are no ads, and therefore no revenue to pay for the latest software. Here is the protocol that gets followed: completely ignor...
by egads
Sat Dec 28, 2019 5:29 pm
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Topic: Reminder to visit the Savewright Home Page
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Views: 275

And give, however modestly. (and believe me, mine was modest)
But in any case, only a few days left to give for the 2019 tax year.
by egads
Fri Oct 25, 2019 2:23 pm
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Topic: Article: Gas station by apprentice John Hickman on NRHP
Replies: 9
Views: 1083

Tramway gas station in Palm Springs was built in 1965. The Vickers one in 1954.
by egads
Wed Dec 12, 2018 10:21 pm
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Topic: Upcoming Ennis and Sowden House Tours
Replies: 2
Views: 819

Also, ticket went up for this event at Sowden today:

https://www.homela.org/?utm_term=0_1331 ... -306179437
by egads
Sun Feb 04, 2018 12:10 pm
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Topic: New Yamagiwa Frank Lloyd Wright lamps
Replies: 73
Views: 13681

One little hole compared to all you have done is nothing.
by egads
Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:56 am
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Topic: New Yamagiwa Frank Lloyd Wright lamps
Replies: 73
Views: 13681

I think it’s great that you could put it up with just one little hole in the soffit.
by egads
Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:42 am
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Topic: Article: Getting high in FLW Jr's Sowden House
Replies: 22
Views: 4549

Not tours, but that is what did:

http://www.homela.org/onehousetwice/

It's actually kind of weird, you don't know if you should help the women falling down the stairs or if it's part of the dance.
by egads
Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:45 am
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Topic: Article: Getting high in FLW Jr's Sowden House
Replies: 22
Views: 4549

I have a friend who is participating in an event there in a couple of months. I will keep you posted. The last one was at Neutra’s VDL, but we only drank.
by egads
Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:41 pm
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Topic: Article: What you need to know about Usonian homes
Replies: 11
Views: 2232

The formatting is welcome, although it seems like a large photo can reformat an entire page of a thread. Scrolling side to side is a PITA.
by egads
Sat Jan 20, 2018 1:19 pm
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Topic: Article: Architecture’s rekindled love affair with brick
Replies: 8
Views: 1745

Here's the deal David, you need to curate just a little.
by egads
Sat Jan 20, 2018 11:14 am
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Topic: Article: Los Angeles designers honor Rudolph Schindler
Replies: 4
Views: 855

Interior Design needs an editor for their web editor:

“amassed a portfolio of avant-garde residences emblematic of California modernism�well before Pierre Koenig or Richard Neutra popularized the style.�
by egads
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:26 pm
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Topic: Wright's Textile Block patterns investigated
Replies: 44
Views: 6908

I think what looks like fake trees is just blur from the process of taking the photos.
by egads
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:32 pm
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Topic: Architectural Forum magazine drawing of Taliesin
Replies: 128
Views: 17316

Hikiee is only in a Hawaiian Pidgin dictionary. http://e-hawaii.com/pidgin/hikiee/ Also spelled Hikie'e More of a daybed and it is not required to be inset into windows. No wonder it's use was in the 50s, everything Hawaiian was big then. I remember fishnets and sea shells draped across the fence. A...