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Love
{ FOR THE
OF COLLECTING }
Attardo's badges and patches show pride for his family
and loved ones in uniform. They chronicle history with
the symbols they bear. A stagecoach represents a company
in Concord, the maker of the Wells Fargo wagon.
The Punxsutawney patch displays a bucktooth rodent
because they are known for their Groundhog Day celebrations.
Metropolis, Illinois, officially declared " Hometown
of Superman " by DC Comics in 1972, boasts the
flying superhero on its patch.
Attardo notes that badges are now harder to come
by, due to security measures. This only makes his
collection more special, and adds to the excitement
and challenge of pursuing new pieces. For now, he has
plenty to show and share, and is excited to potentially
donate a portion to the new First Responders
Recreation Center. And for those who are interested,
Attardo has stories to tell of the history embedded in
his metal badges and stitched within the fabric of each
distinct patch.
WANT TO TRADE
WITH TOM ATTARDO?
E-mail: wpd4022@hotmail.com
Contact Tom Attardo about
patches and badges you
would like to trade.
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