An indication of the problem

We gave mom a lot of grief when I found a set of newspaper comics from the 1960's in almost mint condition. Of course, I sold them on eBay, but still, why did she save them?

The latest discovery proves that this may be a genetic condition. Obviously some of the boxes and drawers in our house have been untouched for hundreds of years
est. 1649-1675 click for a larger picture

The real story

This came from the estate of a librarian at KU mom had known.

But our first thought really was that it had just been that long since mom had been to the bottom of her dresser drawers!