Porcelain Insulator News
| ||by Jack H. Tod, NIA #13|
There is news this month that will
make some of you sad, or glad, or both. I am retiring as regular editor of the
Porcelain Insulator News column. Your new editor of this column is Elton Gish,
NIA #41, 3157 Dogwood Lane, Port Neches, Texas 77651.
In the past several years
| ||by Marilyn Albers|
A NEW CROSS BREED FROM FRANCE
Just feast your
eyes on these two new foreign insulator finds! Have you ever seen anything more
fantastic? The smaller insulator on the left is of aqua glass and is embossed
Folembray No. 287. It belongs to Andrew Gibson of Rochester, New York. Andrew
Letters to the Editor
In the Fall I found a threadless insulator 2-7/8 H
- 2-3/8 W with a square hole. Not much is known of this type. Not many people
have seen one. Mickey Dutcher of Cortland, N.Y., thinks it is a real Jewel.
Picture enclosed. Maybe someone can help identify it. I am a new collector.
Bee's-Eye View of the Omaha Occurrence
| ||by H. G. "Bea" Hyve|
Omaha is noted for many things, among which are Boy's Town, agriculture, grain, and beef. I saw
a sign that said Omaha ships more beef than anywhere else on earth. So that
should put to rest forever the answer to the burning question, "Where's the
I'll have to admit, the steaks we had while we were there were out