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Warren Key Fobs

Our Warren Key Fobs get their name from Warren County, home of the Corvette. In 1981, General Motors moved production of the Chevrolet Corvette from St. Louis, MO to Bowling Green, KY. Known as “America’s Sports Car,” visitors can watch an icon in the making. The Corvette is the world’s longest-running, continuously produced passenger car with more than 1.6 million produced. Warren County was the 23rd county of Kentucky formation. Founded in 1796, from a section of Logan County it was named after General Joseph Warren of the Revolutionary War. He dispatched William Dawes and Paul Revere on their famous midnight ride to warn residents of the approaching British troops. He was also a hero of the Battle of Bunker...

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Vernon Bowling Bag

Last month we were pleased to deliver a custom Vernon Bowling Bag to our new friends at the Omni Hotel Louisville.  The hotel opening in 2018 in downtown Louisville will feature a speakeasy and a four lane bowling alley.  Look for more Vernon’s and custom designs to pop up in the hotel!

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Taylor Sunglass Case

Our eye glass and sun glass case is named for Taylor County, home of Damon Earl Allen, Sr. (January 19, 1921 – February 15, 2009), an optometrist from Campbellsville in central Kentucky, who as a three-term president of the Kentucky Optometric Association and led the campaign for passage of a bill permitting optometrists to prescribe medication for their patients.  Allen was honored by the Kentucky Optometric Association as the first recipient of its "Lifetime Achievement Award", which thereafter bears Allen's name.

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