Viewpoint for Jan. 12, 2013

“The PBS show ‘Antiques Roadshow’ is coming to Baton Rouge on July 27. What do you have in your house that you might bring in for appraisal?” Interviews conducted at the Mall of Louisiana on Wednesday.

Kayla Thomas, 20,

Baton Rouge, student,

“I have an old lamp.”

Juyoung Rim, 18,

Baton Rouge, student,

“A painting in my living room that I got from my grandparents.”

Darian Tarver, 19,

Zachary, student,

“My parents might. We have an old chest with intricate painting on it.”

David Wallace, 58,

Central, insurance,

“I guess the armoire that we have in the front room that we’ve had for 15 years.”

Trevor Anderson, 18,

Lafayette, student,

“There is an antique trunk my mom has. All I know is that it’s from New Orleans and it’s very old.”

George Kennon, 43,

Shreveport, Flowers Bakery,

“I can’t think of anything.”

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