He used to go to all the public
functions...especially the picture theaters.
And he always carried a sugar bag to collect
empty bottles and cans.
His name was... Albert (Tapper) Torney.
Everyone thought he was a bit eccentric and
kids would tease and hassle him.
Then it was discovered that he sold the
empty bottles but only some of the cans.
After he died in 1998 (aged 86) his large
collection of model cars made from aluminum
cans was discovered.
This goes to prove..."you shouldn't judge a
book by its cover" - or a sculptor by his
sugar bag. Here are some of his collection:
blev der af de gamle Telefonkabler?
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