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Paul McCobb

Jackson Internationale

Footed Sherbet

Jackson Internationale. Contempri. Plain White. Paul McCobb. In ads, this was called the footed sherbet. I have a brochure that does not list this item.

Starting the Year in Style

Contempri Spindle, on a Leacock tablecloth
Contempri Spindle

I hope all you Modishers have had a fine start to this New Year.  

Paul McCobb

Paul McCobb cream and sugar

Paul McCobb Contempri for Jackson International cream and sugar.

I love the simplicity of this line. Clean and fresh design.

And no flowers!


Contempri gravy
Contempri gravy


Paul McCobb Planner Group Desk
Paul McCobb Planner Group Desk

I found this great desk at a garage sale a few weeks ago and it had a not so good make over. The color scheme was fine but the application was not great.

Paul McCobb

"Patterns" by Paul McCobb for Pomona Tiles
"Patterns" by Paul McCobb for Pomona Tiles, 1957

More info available on my blog @ http://paulmccobb.blogspot.com/2011/06/pomona-tiles-

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