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Some years ago, Stickley Customer Service received a letter from customers who were deeply dissatisfied with the “lighter-colored splotches and lines” on their newly delivered furniture. They’d purchased Stickley pieces many times and had never seen such “discolorations” before. The photo they included made it clear the splotches were in fact the ray-flake grain pattern typically seen in quartersawn white oak.