Porcelain Insulator News
| ||by Jack H. Tod, NIA #13|
I have been intending to drop you a line
since your request for Pittsburg "date control" markings first
appeared in your column last July.
I picked up two mahogany brown Pittsburg
U-933 glazewelds in Maine last summer. One is unmarked, but the other one has a
A Visit to Promontory Point
| ||by Brad Dahlquist|
As everyone does, or should, know, the great
Transcontinental Railway was completed May 10, 1869 at Promontory Point, Utah.
It was the great opening of the West, and thus began the ending of the
wilderness the Indians knew so well.
The past history of this great railroad has
| ||by Marilyn Albers|
New Zealand Insulators Limited - NZI
When Lu Farin of Decatur,
Texas, received her July issue of Crown Jewels and saw the first article of a
series on foreign insulators, she went straight to her telephone and called me.
"I'm so excited that you're doing this," she said. "You must come