Costly tale of left luggage
- Good deeds leave a warm glow. Letchworth, Cindy // South County Journal;11/28/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 48, pA8
In this article the author reflects on acts of good deeds and narrates her act of returning a lost purse to its owner.
- Lost property mountain grows. // Modern Railways;Jul2010, Vol. 67 Issue 742, p34
The article focuses on the growing number of items handed to the Lost Property Office of Transport for London in England.
- The Derby Comes to Japan. McIntyre, Flora // Saturday Evening Post;12/4/1943, Vol. 216 Issue 23, p81
The article relates a story about the loss of the derbies worn by businessmen D. P. Hoyle, A. H. Butler and other Occidental gentlemen during their business trip to Japan. The men went to Japan in order to establish a watch factory. The incident of the lost derby happened during a luncheon...
- SHOPPING TREASURES AMONG LOST LUGGAGE Unclaimed Baggage Center Lets You Shop in Luggage. Crowley, Patrick // Road & Travel;11/15/2011, Vol. 23 Issue 11.2, p12
The article offers information about The Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Alabama. It is a retail center that sells items from misplaced and lost luggages by airlines. The retailer also has a web site at Unclaimedbaggage.com. Some of the items sold by the center are eyeglasses, jewelry...
- Act Fast If Your Wallet Is Lost Or Stolen. // Jet;6/10/2002, Vol. 101 Issue 25, p38
Offers advice from fraud specialist Carol Mesheske on what to do if you loose your wallet.
- The deerstalker that won't disappear. Nordell, Roderick // Christian Science Monitor;3/29/95, Vol. 87 Issue 85, p16
Gives details of the author's search for the owner of a deerstalker cap left in front of his house.
- Memory aid. // Your Church;Jan/Feb99, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p8
Offers suggestion on locating a misplaced item.
- How to find what you weren't looking for. Gould, John // Christian Science Monitor;1/5/96, Vol. 88 Issue 28, p17
Reports that if you seek something you cannot find you should let it go and the next time that you are looking for something else you cannot find it will be the first thing you will see. Reference to this theory for lost objects being called the rule of dependability; Details on situations where...
- Treasures found by the wayside. LePelley, Richard // Christian Science Monitor;2/28/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 65, p22
Presents the experiences of the author in finding useful objects that have been discarded on the sides of roads.