The late John Briggs, an officer in the British Navy, was one of the few to survive the sinking of the HMS Harvester during World War II. In observance of Veterans Day, his family has allowed us to share his remarkable story with you.
Sometimes we’re lucky enough to find an amazing antique hidden away in an attic or junk shop. Perhaps an old tuba, once owned by John Philip Sousa, that could now pay your grandson’s college tuition. Here are a few prize examples.