RATS Meeting

June 13, 2008, Short Pump, VA

Although it was Friday the 13th, that didn't prevent the RATS from getting together to take a look at some neat old tool-related advertising and other memorabilia.

Everyone agreed that these two old Stanley posters were really great, and we all wanted some of our own! Unfortunately, they are not all that common:

An interesting picture of some proud workmen posing with their tools:

Tim Blackburn shares some items he brought:

These were some really neat items:

As usual, there was good RATS comraderie...

...and tools for sale:

RATS Illustrious Leader and President for Life Rick Long threatens our photographer - "If you take another picture of me, I'm gonna deck you." Fortunately for our photographer, Guy Burch was nearby to keep Rick in check: