The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

6,350 matches make a model wagon : the assembled wagon

A miniature horse-drawn wagon made entirely of match sticks by Fred Spinden of Abingdon, Illinois. The wagon lacks horses and has two dried ears of corn in its bed.


9.1 x 16 cm

Tribune Company

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (September 9, 1934), n.p.

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