2007 >> January  

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MID-OHIO SHOW REPORT

   By Elaine Corriero

   

We left Park Forest, Illinois early on Friday morning, but an hour later than originally planned. The day was sunny and a crisp chill was in the air. Five hours later, we had reached our destination -- the 36th Annual Mid-Ohio Insulator Show and Sale in Springfield, Ohio. With 127 sales tables and 20 displays, this ...                    [more]



   

36th MID-OHIO SHOW

   
   

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The Mid-Ohio show has grown over the years to become an international event in the hobby. Hosted by Steve Blair, Glenn Drummond & Alan Stastny, the show in November filled almost 130 sales tables and drew collectors from as far away ...                    [more]



   

INSULATOR OF THE MONTH

   
   

GOT THE BLUES

At first it was Chip McElwee who had the blues. Searching through bucket after boring bucket of common insulators, Chip had just about given up on finding anything good. Then he pulled out this sapphire CD 145 B (Brookfield). ...                    [more]



   

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

   
   

Dear Howard,
I just wanted you to know that even though I have not been able to be as active in the hobby as I once was when my husband, Cordell Smith, was living, I still read with much interest every page of the CJOW publication. I am still a member and especially love to hear news from the hobby. Our last meeting ...                    [more]



   

Kids Korner - Mr. Hubert's Problem

   By Powell Brown

   

A cirrus cloud drifted over Mr. Huber's yard. "Blasted clouds!" he bellowed, shaking his fist at it. He was trying to see what exact color his CD 125 Brookfield was, and the cloud blocked the light. As the cloud passed, Mr. Hubert's temper did, too. He went back to studying his insulator. 

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PAISLEY INSULATORS

   By Powell Brown

   

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