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Mise Tales Twelve

  For an update on what a Mise Tale is then please see Mise Tales One. Do You Want to Buy a Foghorn? Aberdeen’s Torry Coo on the market for £5,000Buyers lining up for foghorn Published: 28/09/2012 Evening Express A famous foghorn in Aberdeen has sparked a bidding war between prospective buyers desperate to own a piece of […]

Mise Tales Eleven

For an update on what a Mise Tale is then please see Mise Tales One. This is too cute not to show you all. I discovered this page by accident, and could not stop going oooh and ahhh! It is priceless, and I mean that literally, as this item is a one of a kind according to the […]

Mise Tales Ten

For an update on what a Mise Tale is then please see Mise Tales One.  I saw this first item and immediately liked it. It is a screen print from Marcus Walters Shop. The website says: A two colour water based screen print – featuring Marcus Walters’ distinctive artwork. Each print is a limited edition and is signed […]

Mise Tales Nine

For an update on what a Mise Tale is then please see Mise Tales One. LIGHTHOUSE GIN – A BEACON OF HOPE FOR GIN LOVERS EVERYWHERE I am planning on making a post later on the use of the lighthouse symbol in advertising, but this advertisement for Lighthouse Gin from New Zealand came across my desk and it […]

Mise Tales Eight

For an update on what a Mise Tale is then please see Mise Tales One.   I love lighthouse wallpaper. I have never heard of Pinterest, but combine the two and you get something like the photo at the left. The Pinterest  name is derived from “pin your interests” – sort of a neat idea. Anyways, this is […]

Mise Tales Seven

If you do not know what Mise Tales are then please see Mise Tales One.   Lovely Desktop Lighthouse Wallpapers. Lots of photos. ************************ The Lighthouse by Mathew Welch Submitted: Saturday, November 25, 2006 Edited: Saturday, November 27, 2010 from the Poem Hunter Into the night like a cold staring eye It lights the way for the […]

Mise Tales Six

If you do not know what Mise Tales are then please see Mise Tales One. Quite a miscellaneous selection this time – mostly humour. The first is a cool Snickers candy bar advertisement, again with a lighthouse theme. Does anybody have any other lighthouse advertising? ********************************** (Possible)Related posts: Mise Tales Four Mise Tales Two Mise Tales […]

Mise Tales Five

If you do not know what Mise Tales are then please see Mise Tales One.   From the Cape Breton Post Canada’s First Lighthouse is a Long Way from its Glory Days. Historic Louisburg lighthouse on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia is another Canadian lighthouse declared surplus by Fisheries and Oceans and in need of repair and […]

Mise Tales Four

If you do not know what Mise Tales are then please see Mise Tales One. I found this cute video on the Internet about a lighthouse keeper. In all the stories they seem to have problems to solve. It’s also true with real life lightkeepers too.  [media url=”http://lighthousememories.ca/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/Lighthouse_752x423_500.flv” width=”400″ height=”350″] ************************************* Lighthouses in operation have declined […]