Brett Porter (left) started his business, Porter Furniture, using his father John Porter’s (right) tools. The business was in his dad’s basement before moving to this showroom on 63rd Street in Raytown.
Brett Porter (left) started his business, Porter Furniture, using his father John Porter’s (right) tools. The business was in his dad’s basement before moving to this showroom on 63rd Street in Raytown. Keith Myers kmyers@kcstar.com
Brett Porter (left) started his business, Porter Furniture, using his father John Porter’s (right) tools. The business was in his dad’s basement before moving to this showroom on 63rd Street in Raytown. Keith Myers kmyers@kcstar.com

KC woodworkers reflect on how their fathers taught — and gave — them tools of the trade

June 20, 2015 03:01 AM

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