Dear Sun Spots: You and your readers have been helpful in the past and I am wondering if you could help me again. I am unable to leave my house due to multiple sclerosis. I was wondering if you know of someone or if there is someone out there reading this that does in-home haircuts and related services. Since I cannot leave my home, it makes it hard to have this service done. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thanks again, (207) 966-2160. – Kelly Pare, Minot.

In addition to responses from readers, try contacting Lynn Eberhard at Hair at Home through her cell phone number (207) 754-9805 or at home (207) 782-1271. Eberhard says she does everything in the home, perms, hair color and haircuts for both men and women, and can provide all the service you need.

Dear Sun Spots: Can you or anyone out there help me?

I have a vial that had perfume in it. It seems to be around 1-ounce size with a gold label on it, which reads Per Amber, Pacific Whaling Co., Boston, Mass. Any information on where it came from and time frame would be helpful. Thank you, (207) 743-7520. – Henry Hutchins, No Town.

In addition to responses from readers, Sun Spots would urge you to contact an appraiser. You might want to try contacting the following: Dan Poulin of Orphan Annie’s, 96 Court St., Auburn, (207) 782-0638; Cyr Auction Co., Route 11 north, Gray, (207) 657-5253, and Dan Boyd Auction Co., 412 Plains Road, Poland, (207) 998-4083.

Dear Sun Spots: I need instruction books on both Royal 610 and Model 700 electronic typewriters. I also need any information on where repairs can be made. Thank you. – Philip Williams, Auburn.

In addition to responses from readers, you might want to contact Affordable Business Machines. Both Ray Ouimette and Bruce Robertson do pickup and deliveries at no extra charge in the Lewiston/Auburn, Farmington, Norway, South Paris areas and others. They sell, repair and sell ribbons for typewriters. You can reach them at (207) 946-2949.

Dear Sun Spots: I am knitting bootie-type slippers for all sizes, which I give to needy, families, schools, handicapped and just about anyone who can use these. They are free. Anyone interested in any can please get in touch with me. I am a senior citizen and just need to keep busy. I would be grateful to anyone who has yarn they are not using and would be willing to contribute to this cause. I only use a 4-ply worsted weight yarn. Thanks so much. I can be reached at (207) 743-9431. – Pauline Nadeau, South Paris.

Dear Sun Spots: I’m a homebound, diabetic on SSI/disability and it’s my first time living on my own. I used to live with my sister and her fiancé and newborn child but they needed the space. They also need a crib, some baby accessories if anyone has any baby items they would be willing to share with this family, please call (207) 539-8950.

Also, for myself: I need need such items as bookstands, a desk, desk chair, exercise/workout equipment, weights, throw rug and anything else, a sewing machine plus accessories and instructions such as material and threads, also a 4-6X women’s clothing including winter coats, garments, nightwear. I have plenty of dishes but not much bakeware and soup pots etc. Any help would be gratefully appreciated – a lot. Please call (207) 743-6864. – Lonely Lady in Norway.

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