Tim Kiser's photos with the display window

At the vapejuice store, home to tasty eliquids.

At the vapejuice store, home to tasty eliquids.
The VAPE-ISLAND hyphen and the snowcapped letters are winsomely confusing. The state of our union's small businesses is: strong.

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In downtown St. Johns, Michigan, on August 7th, 2016, at the southwest corner of West Walker Street…
Added on September 29, 2016

Shirts are to tiedying as plastic limbless torsos are to blowmolding.

Shirts are to tiedying as plastic limbless torsos are to blowmolding.
Naked from the waist down!

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In downtown Cape Girardeau, Missouri, on July 20th, 2014, on the north side of Broadway Street, west of North Middle Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
TT853.5 T…
Added on November 30, 2015

Next let's check in on the latest trends in the print cartridge refills industry.

Next let's check in on the latest trends in the print cartridge refills industry.
The strings of red lights are alright but I wouldn't have used the strings of white lights because who ever heard of white printer ink?

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In downtown Muncie, Indiana, on December 18th, 2011, on the east side of South Walnut Street,…
Added on June 26, 2015

Rare!, orange tarpaulin.

Rare!, orange tarpaulin.
If I had an orange tarpaulin I wouldn't display it so conspicuously. This is an invitation to theft.

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In downtown Mannington, West Virginia, on July 15th, 2010, on the east side of Clarksburg Street, north of Pleasant Street.

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Added on April 15, 2015

Unidentified remembrance in construction paper.

Unidentified remembrance in construction paper.
There are numerous bullet holes in the glass. That's troubling!

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In downtown Girard, Ohio, on June 21st, 2014, on the south side of West Liberty Street Southeast, west of South State Street.

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Library of Co…
Added on March 26, 2015

Fashion gallery of fully-clothed papier-mâché people with yarn crafts.

Fashion gallery of fully-clothed papier-mâché people with yarn crafts.
This was ghastly! I liked it because it was harmless and cheerfully bizarre.

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In downtown Warren, Ohio, on June 21st, 2014, on the east side of North Park Avenue, south of High Street Northeast.

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Library o…
Added on March  5, 2015

A plastic mannequins' legs business.

A plastic mannequins' legs business.
You can slide them onto your forearms and wave them around.

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In downtown New Iberia, Louisiana, on July 12th, 2014, on the south side of Iberia Street between East Main Street and East St. Peter Street.

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Added on February 19, 2015

Good idea to set this up in a sunny area.

Good idea to set this up in a sunny area.
But would the decorator have had enough sense not to have bothered with all of this work if the window weren't located in a sunny area.

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In downtown Clinton, Iowa, on December 29th, 2011, a display window at Wagner Pharmacy at the…
Added on July 13, 2014

"I Seen Jesus."

"I Seen Jesus."
In downtown Grafton, West Virginia, on the north side of West Main Street (U.S. Route 119), west of St. John Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
HF5845 Show windows—United States—Pictorial works.
NA6225 Storefronts…
Added on April 28, 2014

Recent attention to the sides and top of his head, and to the respective backs of his head and neck.

Recent attention to the sides and top of his head, and to the respective backs of his head and neck.
He is probably not married if he's getting his hair done that way. His topmost area looks a little bit like a porcupine. Think of the feeling of having hairgel on your hands.

This was a winter display, and the phony cotton was meant to resemble phony s…
Added on June 10, 2014

Storefront window display of movies.

Storefront window display of movies.
Placement of the merchandise on a mirrored disc makes it seem larger and more impressive to potential buyers.

I would like to have watched the studio photoshoot of Glenn Close holding this facial expression for the photographer. I've heard that Glenn is…
Added on June  9, 2014

Temp worker display.

Temp worker display.
"Waves of people filling oceans of jobs" was a worthwhile approach to conceptualizing the idea of employment. Multiple oceans' worth of seawater are the employment, and the people are going into the oceans.

From this distance it is difficult to see the…
Added on April 25, 2014

Very cute sign of Appalachia business.

Very cute sign of Appalachia business.
The latch hook owl wall hanging is missing an iris from one of its eyes.

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In New Straitsville, Ohio, on December 22nd, 2010, on the east side of Clark Street (Ohio Route 93) between Ewing Street and Main Street.

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Added on January 26, 2014

Curtains for Williams.

Curtains for Williams.
That is to say, 'It is curtains,' as they say. A cute saying.

Look close and you can make out the 'Williams Insurance Agency' message in the window.

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In downtown Shawnee, Ohio, on December 22nd, 2010, on the north side of Main S…
Added on January  7, 2014

Those were the wasted days of adulthood!

Those were the wasted days of adulthood!
On what occasion would real-life bears ever sit together in upturned baskets and hold wreaths, it's incongruous. Why are snickerdoodles the only food.

This lady had a record player in her house all through her childhood but never learned how to use it.…
Added on December 24, 2013

Visual dictionary of the contents of the homes of the rich.

Visual dictionary of the contents of the homes of the rich.
More of these labels on everything everywhere please! I enjoy learning the names of things.

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In downtown Cincinnati on December 22nd, 2012, at "Mill End Draperies" on the north side of West 7th Street, east of Race Street.

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Added on November 20, 2013

Old horseglues of sharp parts.

Old horseglues of sharp parts.
PLEASE LOOK CLOSELY, the black panels on which the horse pictures are mounted are shiny, and one is missing.

The left side of the building might be a nice place for putting up some kind of a display, were it ever to get uncovered, revealed.

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Added on October 17, 2013

Every heart in town is enlarged and warm with gladness at the news of our raiders' recent pillagings.

Every heart in town is enlarged and warm with gladness at the news of our raiders' recent pillagings.
All of our godless enemies are starving to death and wailing because we've taken all of their food!, thank ya raiders.

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In downtown McConnelsville, Ohio, on December 22nd, 2010, a message re the "Morgan Raiders" of Morgan High S…
Added on January 17, 2011