39/365 Eight Hobo Juice Glasses

Family legend is that during the depression one of Dad’s uncles was homeless. He was also an etcher of glass and if someone let him stay the night in their home he’d give them an etched juice glass as a way of saying thanks. Mom and Dad ended up with a set of 8 of these tiny, beautiful glasses. One remains unetched.


7 thoughts on “39/365 Eight Hobo Juice Glasses

  1. Pingback: 38/365 Mom’s Wedding Wine Glasses | Cedar Waxwing's 365

  2. We drink our special-occasion-only-a-thimbleful-allowed single-malt scotch out of them on only very special occasions. We use our Mad Men glassware for the bourbon on ice.

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