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Saturday, 13 August 2005
El Rocker's
Topic: Music
El Rockers :: A tribute to Augustus Pablo, reggae producer and musician (1954-1999). Listen to the album Original Rockers for example.

posted by niblog at 00:55 MEST
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Friday, 12 August 2005
The Bonefolder 2/2005
Topic: Design
The Bonefolder is a new free e-magazine about book arts, hand bookbinding, teaching, business practice, the history of the book, general tips & tricks, exhibitions, how-to technical articles, and reviews. Download The Bonefolder - Vol.1, No.2, Spring 2005 (pdf 2.3MB) or read more on the Book Arts Web

posted by niblog at 01:55 MEST
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Thursday, 11 August 2005
1984 Big Brother Poster
Topic: Design
Big Brother is Watching You at dallmeierart.com -- Jim and Mark Dallmeier has a new URL for their re-created Big Brother Poster. (old url: fantasticpromotionsinc.com) My 1984 page is updated.

posted by niblog at 07:26 MEST
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Wednesday, 10 August 2005
Miyazaki - Moebius : 37 Dessins Telechargeables
Topic: Comics
Miyazaki - Moebius : 37 downloadable drawings at hkcine.com

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Wednesday, 10 August 2005 06:56 MEST
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Tuesday, 9 August 2005
Batman Sound Effects
Topic: Comics
Visual Sound Effects from the old Batman TV series at batmania.com.ar (via thedesignweblog)

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Tuesday, 9 August 2005 07:27 MEST
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Monday, 8 August 2005
Back to work
Topic: Blogging
Back in Stockholm. Back to work. Blogging again in new sneakers: Adidas Handball Spezial

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Monday, 8 August 2005 17:20 MEST
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Sunday, 7 August 2005
Pencil Revolution
Topic: Pens, Pencils
Pencil Revolution -- Pencil philosophy: Wooden Wisdom, Product Reviews and Ephemera etc.

posted by niblog at 15:57 MEST
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Saturday, 6 August 2005
Syn Magazine
Topic: Design
Syn Magazine is a pilot magazine project for synaesthetes. Synaesthesia is a sensory condition whereby the synaesthete experiences a mixing of the senses ie.a particular sound for instance a word triggers a taste.

posted by niblog at 21:19 MEST
Updated: Monday, 8 August 2005 17:40 MEST
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Friday, 5 August 2005
Carl Barks Samlade Verk
Topic: Comics
Carl Barks Complete -- the complete works of Carl Barks are now being published by Egmont in Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and German.

More about Barks on my page here

posted by niblog at 12:27 MEST
Updated: Friday, 5 August 2005 16:11 MEST
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Thursday, 4 August 2005
Mr. Horsepower - Clay Smith Cams - Celebrating 75 Years of Business
Topic: Logos
The Mr. Horsepower legacy began in the early 1930's with camshafts that were literally hand-ground by Clay Smith to high performance specifications. Read more at claysmithcams.com and j2licensingusa.com

posted by niblog at 20:47 MEST
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Monday, 18 July 2005
In Memoriam: Laurel Aitken: the Godfather of Ska (1927-2005)
Topic: Music
Laurel Aitken - The Godfather of ska died of a heart attack in Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, England. (via clubska.com and punknews.org)

posted by niblog at 20:12 MEST
Updated: Monday, 18 July 2005 20:13 MEST
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Saturday, 16 July 2005
2005 Eisner Awards at Comic-Con
Topic: Comics
Best Lettering : Todd Klein, Promethea; Tom Strong; Tom Strong's Terrific Tales (ABC); Wonder Woman (DC); Books of Magick: Life During Wartime; Fables; WE3 (Vertigo/DC); Creatures of the Night (Dark Horse).

Read about all the 2005 Eisner Recipients at comic-con.org. The awards were presented on the evening of Friday, July 15, at the San Diego Convention Center as part of Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards ceremony.

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posted by niblog at 17:12 MEST
Updated: Saturday, 16 July 2005 20:24 MEST
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Wednesday, 13 July 2005
BYRÅ - Gammal fin träbyrå bortskänkes
Topic: Design
Gammal fin träbyrå bortskänkt via Grannarna.se -- Gul byrå i massivt trä. 1940-50-tal(?) bortskänkes pga utrymmesbrist. Byrån är fin, men den behöver kanske målas om. (Större bild - klicka här)

»Grannarna.se -- Local Classifieds, Stockholm, Sweden.

posted by niblog at 23:23 MEST
Updated: Friday, 15 July 2005 19:38 MEST
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Tuesday, 12 July 2005
Agfa-Photo declares insolvency
Topic: Photography
Agfa-Photo declares insolvency -- the news is old, but I didn't know. Read the article at Forbes.com 27.May.2005.

Agfa film box, image from Fotofex Vintage cameras page

posted by niblog at 12:31 MEST
Updated: Tuesday, 12 July 2005 12:35 MEST
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Sunday, 10 July 2005
Facit Doll - Office Machine Manuals
Topic: Advertising
I found this Facit Doll via google images but the site officemachinemanuals.com was 'Not Found'.

posted by niblog at 20:55 MEST
Updated: Sunday, 10 July 2005 21:00 MEST
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Thursday, 7 July 2005
Facitman and Keyrings
Topic: Advertising
I don't know why the Facitman is standing in an Evian ashtray showing a collection of French advertising keyrings on the Japanese site "Long-distance runner" at www.lpf.co.jp

posted by niblog at 01:48 MEST
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Wednesday, 6 July 2005
FACIT Trivia
Topic: Advertising
Pronounciation of FACIT? and Bits of Facit History in James Redin's World of Calculators

posted by niblog at 19:08 MEST
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Tuesday, 5 July 2005
Facitgubben
Topic: Advertising
Facit-gubbe -- orange colored, plastic, 9.5cm tall Facitman sold on Swedish auction site tradera.com, Item #15502961. Winning bid 40 SEK (approx. $5.00 USD)

posted by niblog at 20:59 MEST
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Das Facit-Mannchen
Topic: Advertising
Das Facit-Mannchen -- The Facitman, image from the German office equipment collection "Sammlung von Maschinen für das Büro und für den Einzelhandel" at www.maschinensammlung.de

posted by niblog at 19:47 MEST
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Monday, 4 July 2005
Facit Man - Die Welt rechnet mit FACIT
Topic: Advertising
Die Welt rechnet mit FACIT -- The Cartoonist posted this old Facit ad in his blog yesterday.

»Search eBay for FACIT collectibles.

posted by niblog at 09:30 MEST
Updated: Wednesday, 6 July 2005 11:35 MEST
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