D.B. Darrow received a patent for the board game known as Monopoly.
They're available in 43 different languages.
Mr. Monopoly as of the year 2000.
Previously, he was known as Rich Uncle Pennybags.
More than 6 billion little green houses and
2.25 billion red hotels have been produced since 1935.
About $50 billion in Monopoly currency is printed each year.
Among them are the thimble . . .
. . . and the iron.
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The Colorado Lady for Vintage Thingie Thursday.
Between Naps of the Porch for Tablescape Thursday.
For additional information, visit Hasbro's Official Monopoly Website.
Chargers: plastic, sprayed yellow, Michael's
Red wine goblets: no information, local Thrift Shop
Red water glasses and pitcher: no information, inherited
Dinner plates: Red Coupe, Crate and Barrel
Black salad plates: no markings, Yard Sale
Black coffee mugs: no markings, eBay
Red Flatware: Splendente Italian Flatware, NapaStyle
Thimble napkin holder: small paper mache flower pot, sprayed silver, Michael's
Iron napkin holder: vintage child's iron, sprayed silver, eBay
Large wooden hotels and houses: made from 4X6 scrap lumber.
Placemats: made from two fabric panels, eBay