Porcelain Insulator News
| ||by Jack H. Tod|
Preferably direct porcelain news items and questions directly to Jack H. Tod,
3427 N. 47th Place, Phoenix, Ariz. 85018. All mail will be answered if reply
stamp is enclosed, and the most newsworthy items and questions of general
interest will be published as space permits.
James Spratt Insulators
Dear Mrs. Harned:
This letter has two objectives. First, with the assistance of wife Sandra, I
have a fairly extensive specialty collection of PATENT DEC 19, 1871 insulators.
Over the past three to four years I have spent a lot of time researching and
cataloging the various features of these insulators. One item continues to haunt
The Fake Four-Leaf Clover Did It
| ||by Gene Hawkins|
"Hey, Dad, come over here quick!" "Why, did you find
one?" "No, something even better!"
My father and I were looking for mushrooms in Brown County State Park, one of
Indiana's most scenic.
"What is it?" "An insulator pin! And an old one at that. Look