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Offer: Books (Barron Park, Palo Alto) - 1. Portlandia: A Guide for Visitors (based on the hit TV show) 2. The Backyard Activist: 21 tips to mobilize your community, your town, your world. (written and autographed by my Los Altos Hills friend Mark Breier) 3. Ella in Europe: An American dog's international adventures 4. The Whispered Word: A Secret, Book, and Scone Society Novel Take one or all.
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Offer: flashlight bulb (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - We don't have the flashlight this "lamp" works with anymore. It's a "mini mag bulb" for a AA flashlight, according to the package. There's one left in the package.
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Offer: Classic Flashlight (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - This classic flashlight works and takes C batteries. It's about 6 1/2" long. Besides the on/off switch it has a button for intermittent flashing, or as the kids say, a strobe light, except you have to be the one to keep pushing it to get it to strobe. LOL
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Offer: Canon remote shutter switch (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - Remote shutter switch for Canon We believe this is the equivalent to the Canon RS-80N3 (but not positive) Cord is approx 3 feet
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Offer: 1948: Vegetarianism for Beginners (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Slim paper booklet. Vegetarianism for Beginners: Food Reform for Slender Purses by Maud Baines 110 recipes, 24 salad combinations. Why flesh meat is not desirable Simple rules for health A salad a day How to cook vegetables conservatively Published around 1948, Manchester, One Shilling
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Offer: sunglasses (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Basic, men's sunglasses. Please take all.
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Offer: Sports daily calendars (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - Fun daily calendars. These were given to me but we never used them so I believe they are complete. Take one or all. Pick up in Barron Park. Sports Facts 2020 Football Trivia 2020 Stupidest sports 2020 Daily Trivia 2019
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Offer: Puzzle Booklet (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - Puzzle booklet. 60+ pages. This was included with the Sunday SF Chronicle. Pick up in Barron Park.
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Offer: Art - pressed sea botanicals (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - These are unique pressings of sea plants, not prints. All are hand-signed. Two are about 18" x 14" and one is 16" x 20" but they can all be re-matted and framed to different sizes.
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Offer: Printer-no Scan/fax machine-yes (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - HP Officejet 6500 Wireless Scans Can send faxes Doesn't print
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Offer: table top speaker (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - About 8" tall and 3" wide at the base. This was a freebie from a company that is long gone. The sound quality is not bad. I used it in my kitchen instead of listening to music through my computer speakers and it was much better then that.
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Offer: hand weight (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - 2lb. hand weight - just the one.
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Offer: Big plastic zipper bag (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Originally for a comforter, this plastic rectangular bag measures approximately 24"L x 12"W x 18"H. There is a zipper that runs around 3 sides making it easy to fill. Great for storing blankets, towels, Halloween costumes, bedding, etc.
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Offer: paper grocery bags (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - If you need them, I've got lots of them to give you! I'm also happy to donate if the organization has expressed a need. I know early on during SIP that places ended up having too many, so please be sure they want them. Offer: bike repair stand (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Clamp opens but doesn't close fully. Maybe needs a new spring. If you're interested tell me when you could pick up.
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Offer: small table legs - new (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - 28" hardwood table legs with top screw.
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Offer: Electra rear bike rack (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Never used.
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Offer: books-No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - These 3 slim books are about the Precious Ramotswe's childhood, and her first detective cases. Please take all.
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Offer: Books, the next edition (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - 1. All the Light We Cannot See - hardback - by Anthony Doerr 2. A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris 3. The Honorable Schoolboy by John Le Carre Tell me which one you'd like.
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Offer: books (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Expired - 1. The Solitude of Prime Numbers, a Novel 2. The Norton Reader - an anthology of expository prose 3. The Soul of a Chef 4. Coming Through Slaughter - about New Orleans and jazz Let me know which one you want.
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Offer: 2002 CD game -Nancy Drew-ages 10+ (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Never used. For ages 10+. Nancy Drew - Secrets can Kill Rated E. Windows 95/98/XP Includes all CD's and booklet
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Offer: books (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Take one or take all. If these aren't taken, they will be donated. Three Cups of Tea - a classic must-read! Big Sexy Love - summer beach read The Royal Runaway - teen novel North by Northanger - A Mr. & Mrs. Darcy mystery 3 slim pre-stories about Precious Ramotswe of The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
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Offer: cloth shopping bags (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - One insulated bag, 6 cloth bags of various sizes. Let me know what would work for you in terms of how many or what sizes.
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Offer: garment bag (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - Good for protecting a suit or clothing that you aren't wearing to the office anymore. About 40" x 24"
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Offer: 2 door mats (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - #1 is a typical front door mat, a bit thick, about 29.5" x 17.5" #2 is thin (better for a low profile doorway). We used inside the house by the backdoor. The backing used to be sticky so it wouldn't slide but that's worn off. I wonder if there's a sticky spray on product that would fix that. It's about 24" x 16"
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Offer: Gift tag stickers (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Roll of stick-on gift tags. 2 different designs. There's about 40 left on the roll.
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Offer: NEW metal straw (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - Metal straw and cleaning brush. New-never used. These came with a travel mug that was a gift. I love the mug but am not fond of metal straws. It's about 5 1/2" long from the base to the bend.
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Offer: Insulated pouch (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Withdrawn - About 11" x 15" With an ice pack inside (not included), you could keep items cold for travel or quick shipping.
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Offer: Tin flower pot/pencil holder? (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Expired - About 5" tall Could be used as a small flower pot (no hole in the bottom), a pencil holder or whatever your imagination comes up with.
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Offer: Glass vases (Barron Park, Palo Alto) Gifted - 3 glass vases. Take one or all. 1. Short and heavy 3" tall, 5.5" wide. 2. Tall with an interesting curve near the base 9" tall, 4.5" wide. 3. Classic 10" tall x 4" wide.
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