Sepia Saturday


This week Sepia Saturday challenges bloggers find photos of winners. It could be people with trophies, prizes, or awards and the winners. Here’s what I found.

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Source: Florida Memory, Flickr Commons, 1924

Beauty contestants above

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Source: National Library of Ireland (n.d.)

Pot hunters in rowing parlance were those who went to regattas just to win the cups with no credible opposition. Probably an insult to this eight who had a very successful season with three magnificent trophies to display for their efforts! Does any other sport have such ornate and magnificent trophies as rowing? In those days novices were known as maidens though none of these lads look in any way maidenly. Who were they, whom did they represent and what was the silverware awarded for?

Coincidentally just now Irish and other nations crews are competing at all age levels including the “Home” internationals, the World championships and very soon the “Coupe de Jeunesse”! Good luck and best wishes to all concerned.

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Internet Archive via Flickr Commons 1908

No more information. I wonder what the dog won.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Glssses, Mugs, (Jugs), Cups & Saucers


Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to share photos of glasses, jugs, steins, mugs, cups, and/or saucers.

From the Toby Jug Museum. This museum is free and is open Friday to Sunday or by appointment.

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Summer Scenes


Lijiang, Ancient Town, Yannan

Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to share photos with colors that show summer in all its glory.


Five Dragon Pond, Jinan


Dog Days of Summer, Lijiang


Summer in the City

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge

Living Things


Worcester, Mass

Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos of living things.




What will you share?

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