Dear Sun Spots: Could you please help me locate somebody who sells horse buggies and two-seater sulkies in good to excellent condition at a reasonable price.

There was a business located in the Augusta, Kennebec area. If you know of them or anyone else in Maine and how to contact them, please let me know. Thanks for your help. Please call (207) 375-9901 if anyone wants to reach me. – No Name, No Town.

Answer:
In addition to responses from readers, Dave Fowler of Chrysalis Acres, 399 Pownal Road, Freeport, does build two- and four-wheel horse buggies. He does not however, make sulkies and perhaps other readers may be able to assist you here. Sun Spots did not discover the one you recalled and perhaps readers may be able to help you. In the meantime, you can reach David at (207) 865-0047.

Dear Sun Spots: I want to get in touch with the person who bought the gravestone at the Dingley auction. I can provide considerable information about William Dingley, who died in 1854. Please call 782-3072. – Douglas Hodgkin, Lewiston.

Dear Sun Spots: Some time ago a lady was looking for a filter for a drum type humidifier. If she is still looking, I have a couple. I can be reached at (207) 783-1203. Please leave a message if no answer and I will return the call. – No Name, Lewiston.

Dear Sun Spots: I am interested in finding out when and where there will be another fabric and craft sale. I have a large amount of fabric that I would like to sell. Any help would be helpful. – Elaine, in Lewiston.

Dear Sun Spots: Can you tell me the location of consignment shops in the area? Also, I am looking for a 1952 year book for Stephens High School. I am willing to pay for it if someone has one they no longer want. I can be reached at (207) 824-2635. – No Name, No Town.

Answer:
Contact The Spare Closet, 403 Main St., Norway, (207) 739-2064. They accept children’s, men’s, women’s and vintage clothing, and household items. You can also contact The Clothes Rack, Capitol Shopping Center, Augusta, (207) 622-5586. They accept women’s clothing and accessories, jewelry and shoes; Second Hand Rose Consignment Shop, 53 Maine St., Brunswick, (207) 729-9761, accepts men’s, women’s, contemporary and retro clothing.

Dear Sun Spots: I am looking for the book “History Of The Town Of Wayne, Kennebec County, Maine From Its settlement to 1898.” I am related to the Raymonds and Maxims and this book is really important to me. I have been unable to locate it. I can be reached at (207) 268-9930 and ask for Diane. – Diane of No Town.

Answer:
Try contacting Artios Books who if they don’t have it in stock can special order it for you through their book locating service. You can reach them at 180 Turner St., Auburn, (207) 786-4007. They are open six days a week. Just ask for Sue or Walter.

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