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Meeting Highlights & Program


August 2016


Ed followed his sweet tooth to provide a program on covered candy dishes. He has a lot of them sitting out at his house! He brought about a dozen of his favorites from a variety of manufacturers:

  • Anchor Hocking pink Fortune, made in 1936 and 1937

  • Westmoreland amber English Hobnail, made between 1980 and 1984

  • Westmoreland pink English Hobnail, made from 1928 to the 1950s

  • Liberty Works clear American Pioneer, made between 1931 and 1934

  • Anchor Hocking green Princess, made between 1931 and 1934

  • Cambridge Carmen 3400/9, made between 1931 and 1958

  • Fostoria clear Virginia, made between 1923 and 1929

  • Cambridge pink Rosalie #731, made in the late 1920s and into the 1930s

  • Cambridge crystal Valencia #3500/78 ramís head candy box, made in the late 1930s

  • Fostoria cobalt Crowns and Crystal, made between 1961 and 1965

  • Fostoria ruby American, made in the 1980s




Show & Tell

Club members brought the following treasures for Show and Tell!  Here are some highlights from this meeting.  Descriptions of each treasure is found below the pictures using the corresponding number.




Cambridge Ebony #1228 Apple Blossom 9-inch oval pillow vase with silver overlay


Cambridge Ebony #935 Apple Blossom 9-inch oval pitcher with silver overlay


Green goblets with spiral optic from an unknown manufacturer


Imperial Glass crystal Candlewick 5 Ĺ-inch square candleholders


Blenko amber pitcher


Tiffin Golden Banana Homestead vase, made between 1962 and 1964


Imperial Glass Ritz Blue Candlewick #3800 sherbet and goblet, made between 1938 and 1943


Fostoria clear Oak Leaf Brocade 8 Ĺ-inch luncheon plate, made between 1928 and 1930


Viking Persimmon (Bittersweet) Epic candleholders and bon bon