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Yellow dog? Or not?


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Old 10-20-2018, 08:55:11 PM
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Default Yellow dog? Or not?

I was wondering if I've found my first yellow dog. It's labeled " The Taylor & Boggie Fdy. Co. Cleveland Ohio" on one side and "Furnace Lamp No. 1" on the other.

Anybody have an idea what the cap would have looked like?
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Default Re: Yellow dog? Or not?

It is just a lamp. A yellow dog is a derrick lantern with two spouts which look like the yellow eyes of a dog at a distance. The cap was probably just a stamped metal lid.
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