The Old Bag Lady

Illinois collector gets a reputation as the Old Bag Lady thanks to impressive collection

From left to right: A bag for Staley's soybean oil meal (embroidered); a bag (embroidered) for Daily  Growth Fine Chick Feed; Helen embroidered the words and illustration on this bag. If the design on a bag is in good condition, she does not stitch over it. She only embroiders bags to preserve their designs.
From left to right: A bag for Staley's soybean oil meal (embroidered); a bag (embroidered) for Daily  Growth Fine Chick Feed; Helen embroidered the words and illustration on this bag. If the design on a bag is in good condition, she does not stitch over it. She only embroiders bags to preserve their designs.