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Alladin's lamp had magical powers, but even more magical is the story of a root that turned into a lamp. Mr. Oscar Trueblood, Ames shoe merchant for 32 years, discovered a profitable hobby when he began turning odd-shaped pieces of driftwood into useful lamps. Since that time there has been a growing demand for these rustic creations.
"Lamps From The Sea,"
The Iowa Homemaker: Vol. 31
, Article 2.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/homemaker/vol31/iss4/2