RIP Billy Pierce – Ace White Sox Lefty from the ’50s

Posted on August 1, 2015

Billy PIerce died the other day at 88 years old. He was a left handed fast ball pitcher who played for 18 years with the Tigers, White Sox and Giants in the 40s through the 60’s.  He was a two time 20 game winner and threw 38 shut outs. He was really, really good.  He Continue Reading »

This is Not a Hobo Bag

Posted on July 31, 2015

This gentleman is carrying his worldly belongings in a bag attached to a stick slung over his shoulder. In the old days, he would have been called a hobo and his bag would be a hobo bag. But times have changed and now a hobo bag looks like this beautiful Coach Legacy Red Leather Bucket Continue Reading »

Blackhawks Coach Joel Quenneville Bobblehead!

Posted on July 27, 2015

Coach Joel Quenneville has guided the Chicago Blackhawks to 3 Stanley Cup Championships in the National Hockey League in the last 6 years. The Hawks honored the coach with is own bobblehead doll given away at Chicago’s United Center on January 12, 2012 at a game against the Minnesota Wild. This Stadium Give Away or SGA is Continue Reading »

Two Step on Over for Cowboy Boots!

Posted on July 17, 2015

We got a big ol’ mess o’ Cowboy Boots over at the Johnny-Sells corral. We’ve rounded up all kinds of boots for Cowboys and Cowgirls. With names like Panhandle Slim, Double H, Frye, Acme Dingo and Tony Lama, how can you go wrong? Click here to see Cowboy Boots at Johnny-Sells.

The Time I Got Ejected from Wrigley Field

Posted on July 16, 2015

We live about a mile from Wrigley Field and when the wind is blowing in, we can hear them singing “Take me out to the ball game” during the 7th inning stretch. I’ve been a Cubs fan since 1969. I’ve gone to a lot of games, especially in the old days when bleacher tickets were Continue Reading »

Go Poach a Fish!

Posted on July 13, 2015

Fish are not only delicious, but good for you. One of the best ways to cook a fish is called “Poaching”. But you need the right tool to do it right. That’s where Johnny-Sells comes in. The Calphalon Fish Poacher in the photo is just the thing you need to get the most out of Continue Reading »

Toms Beige Desert Wedges 9W

Posted on July 9, 2015

  In the summertime, it can seem like you are walking through the desert, no matter where you are. What better way to survive desert like conditions than with a pair of Toms Beige Desert Wedge women’s shoes, size 9W?  These comfortable looking shoes will feel great and look good. Please click here to see Continue Reading »