Tales, advice, ideas and knowledge from the Colonel . . .
maybe a few jokes too.
If you had owned this No. 1 Saddlebag Briefcase for 10 years and wouldn’t trade it for a new one, you would qualify. I’ve owned this one that long, and I wouldn’t trade it either. And, I suspect it’s going to last me another 10 years. P.S. I also suspect it’s going to last long […]
The McClellan Cavalry Saddle The McClellan Cavalry Saddle, designed by George B. McClellan in the mid- 1850’s, was used by the U. S. Army from 1859 until the 1940’s when the last horse cavalry and horse artillery was disbanded. It is still used ceremonially today, which proves that a well-designed product that fills a need […]
A Valentine Memoir From the Colonel When I Was 3… I drew a Valentine for my Mother and she cried. When I Was 9 And In The 3rd Grade… I gave the pretty girl in the fifth grade a Valentine. The next day she winked at me in the hall. When I Was 15 And […]
Colonel wishing God Speed to the new owner of the 1000th Saddlebag Briefcase. No. 1 Saddlebag Briefcase Reaches a Milestone To become a Col. Littleton product, an item must appeal to me through a certain quality, look, and function. Throughout the entire design process we spend endless hours making sure each product comes out […]
I’m thankful for good friends and good health. I’m thankful that I live in this great country where I can take responsibility for my own well-being. I’m thankful that I believe in God. I’m thankful that all of this gives me peace of mind when I pillow my head at night. Godspeed, Colonel
A fool and his money are soon elected. A holding company is a thing where you hand an accomplice the goods while the policeman searches you. About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation. Alexander Hamilton started the U.S. Treasury with […]
I’ve always enjoyed reading the book of Proverbs. I’m not sure if these are proverbs or not, but I do appreciate a good saying. Here are a few of my favorites. Life is simpler when you plow around the stump. Meanness don’t jes’ happen overnight. Do not corner something that you know is meaner than […]