Jack Russell Love

I’m exhausted this week – apologies for not keeping up with the usual bloggers – here’s a post from me just to show I haven’t disappeared 🙂

Whilst searching through my folder hoards of inspirational stuff I kept coming across Jack Russells: vintage JRs and my lady JR, Chester. Here are just a few of my finds.

Happy Friday! xox

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Above photo: Jack Russell coffee!!! 😮 Advertising plaque of a JR sniffing the Small Dog Light Roast from Jack Russell Coffee Co. 1972.

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Above photo: Mr and Mrs Jack Russell in the local tavern drinking beer (early 20th century photograph).

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Above painting: Little girl crying in the corner, with her faithful Jack Russell peeking out from under her dress (Victorian painting).

Suspense. Charles Burton Barber (1845-1894). Oil On Canvas, 1894.

Suspense. Charles Burton Barber (1845-1894). Oil On Canvas, 1894.

 

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Above photo: John, fiance, holding Sugar, my first Chihuahua, and Chester. 2008.

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Above photo: 3 Tired Pups! Chester, CoCo and Oscar Dandelion snooze on the couch. This is before we had Beatrix Grace. 2013.

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About Oscar Dandelion

Hi, I'm Faith McCord, writer of the Oscar Dandelion books. I love reading, writing, watching films, looking at architecture and general design, embroidery (especially Elizabethan), spending time with my family. I used to enjoy long walks, bodybuilding, going out, however, since my injury my mobility is seriously impaired, so I'm more of a home-body now. I'm interested in meeting other indie / pro writers, so do say 'Hello' ! :)
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17 Responses to Jack Russell Love

  1. Rose says:

    Made me smile, which is a great way to start the day.

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  2. Sabina Ayne says:

    I understand exhaustion! I hope you have a restful weekend!!

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  3. Yes, I can relate. Have had such a busy week (I haven’t had a chance to read the next part of your hotel story, but will do so this weekend!) and pretty exhausted, too. Thank goodness it is Friday. 🙂 Interesting, I inherited a bunch of decorative plates that my gradnother collected- the same paintings depicted in the victorian pictures in today’s post. Take good care.

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    • I wish you a lovely weekend 🙂
      Your plates sound beautiful – I like a lot of the Victorian art, especially with animals. And, what a coincidence between your plates and my blog pictures!
      All the best
      🐻 💜 🐕

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  4. So cute! Hope you enjoyed the sunshine this weekend! x Love the suspense picture it is so adorable!

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  5. Melanie C. says:

    My aunt has a Jack Russell and he loves to watch television.

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