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    9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    9 Crazy Things People Found Inside Their Walls - Mental Floss

    Wow. I cant imagine the horror of the first one.



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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    I think I've posted this before, but I have a friend who's parents bought an old house in St. Paul (MN). Back in the 30's, St. Paul was a popular weekend hang out location for the Chicago mafia. When they (my friend's parents) went to gut and remodel the kitchen, the found about $30K in cash, a bunch of old Tommy guns among various other "artifacts" in the wall cavities.

    They built a small display cabinet and now it's a great conversation piece when they have visitors.



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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU_phoria View Post
    I think I've posted this before, but I have a friend who's parents bought an old house in St. Paul (MN). Back in the 30's, St. Paul was a popular weekend hang out location for the Chicago mafia. When they (my friend's parents) went to gut and remodel the kitchen, the found about $30K in cash, a bunch of old Tommy guns among various other "artifacts" in the wall cavities.

    They built a small display cabinet and now it's a great conversation piece when they have visitors.
    That's pretty awesome.


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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    I thought the story about finding cash was interesting because of all the people who were fighting over it. I guess from what I could find the actual finder of the property has the right to the claim. I am curious how much the family of the former owner received. I think they would be out of luck.



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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    When my parents moved into their house some years back I found a stamp and coin collection in a crawl space. It was pretty good sized. My parents of course took the high road and gave it to the previous owners, but I bet it was worth a pretty penny.



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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    If you ever get a cat stuck in your wall I can help you out with that.




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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    Kept waiting to see Chizik coins somewhere.




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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    Kept waiting to see Chizik coins somewhere.

    Well, I doubt people care about the findings of their septic system or the garbage the city clears out of the sewage.



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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    How does one go about collecting their wife's urine?




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    How does one go about collecting their wife's urine?
    chamber pot.



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    chamber pot.
    And this recommendation comes from personal experience?


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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

    I found a few pages of a Penthouse (I think) in my crawlspace behind the master bath. House was built in 1994. Pics = Yuck!



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    Re: 9 Crazy Things People Have Found In Their Walls

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    How does one go about collecting their wife's urine?
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