SET OF 1960s METAL LITHO SERVING TRAYS - MOD FLOWERS
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There are traditions and then there are Thompson traditions. One of the Thompson's traditions was to spend several weeks each summer in their beloved cabin which they lovingly christened "Tomorrow's Another Day" or "TAD's Cabin" for short. The whole Thompson brood would pile in their Rambler wagon and drive up the windy mountain road until they reached the cool pine country. Once they arrived at T.A.D., Mrs. Thompson would pull out the green and gold metal trays and pretty much every meal was eaten off of them out on the large covered porch–after all it was a "Thompson" tradition. And at least one time during their stay Mr. Thompson would inevitably say, "Mother, that was a TAD more than I needed to eat," and then everyone would groan.
Well even though Mr. and Mrs. Thompson have long since passed away, the TAD Cabin still remains in the family and the family still pulls out those green and gold trays to eat off of and yes, somebody will most certainly say, "That's a tad more than I needed to eat." It was a Thompson tradition you know.
Here's a pair (2) circa 1960s printed metal serving tray/lap trays printed with a mod flower patterns in green printed over a gold background. Each tray measures 14" (36cm) X 8.75" (22.5cm) and are .75" (2cm) deep. Use them as serving trays, coin/key trays or mount them on the wall and re-purpose as message holders as magnets stick them.
These trays are in very good vintage condition with bright graphics. We found a few light scratches but no dents, rust or major issues.
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