Ardara: Contrast to the Commonplace

After my talk in Raleigh (May 19th), a woman named Lydia introduced herself to me (and purchased several of my books!). She said that she had family members living in a fine Sears House in Chapel Hill. That was puzzling, because I had driven through Chapel Hill the...

The Glyndon: A Modern Six-Room Bungalow

Many of the 370 designs that Sears offered were quite attractive, thoughtfully designed and architecturally interesting. The Glyndon was not one of them. The best feature of this quotidian castle was its low, low price: $888. According to the accompanying testimonials...