2024 Issues

Antique Bottle & Glass Collector

Vol. 35 No. 1 | January – February 2024 | No. 271  

(Mailed 14 December 2023 – Visit the FOHBC Members Portal to read the online version same date as mailing)

Features: The surprising scientific weirdness of glass Brian Resnick 12 A Puce Eagle Tale Rick Weiner 31 I Hear a Train a ‘Comin’ It’s Comin Round the Bend, But the Caboose is Driving it! Steve Abbott 46

Vignettes: Bogardus Molds…I still have questions unanswered Ralph Finch 16 The Fleischmann Co. Orange Bitters Michael Seeliger 20 Demijohn Weights – We just visited the Sandwich Glass Museum Brian Bingham 22 Horse Collar Pads Peter Maas 26 ACL Corner #8 Land of Enchantment Mike Dickman 40 Julius Squeezer Peter Maas 52 The Saltsburg Glass Works Jay W. Hawkins 54 Cry me a river? No silly, Crimea-a-flask! Ralph Finch 58

Departments: Table of Contents FOHBC Officers 2022-2024 2 FOHBC President’s Message Shards of Wisdom–Heard it Through the Grapevine FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 FOHBC Regional News Virtual Museum News Richard Siri 10 Lost & Found 60 Member Photo Gallery 64 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 FOHBC Membership Additions & Changes 67 FOHBC Show-Biz–Calendar of Events 68 Membership Benefits, Ad Rates, Donations to the FOHBC 71 Membership Application & Advertising 72

Antique Bottle & Glass Collector

Vol. 35 No. 2 | March  April 2024 | No. 272  

(Mailed 12 February 2024 – Visit the FOHBC Members Portal to read the online version same date as mailing)

Features: Antique Mirrors – Picture this: Reflections of the Past Ralph Finch 21 In the Witness Protection Program Jack Klotz 30 Mold–Blown Glass Russian Tea Caddies Richard Sheaff 48

Vignettes: John & Mary Wolf and medicine bottles that claim to “Cure” Dann Louis 12 ACL Corner #9 Mammals Mike Dickman 14 Transporting Antique Bottles – The Jerry Box Ferdinand Meyer V 28 A Toast to Collecting Diversity Ralph Finch 41 American Antique Glass Masterpieces and the Cullen Hall of Gems and Minerals Ferdinand Meyer V 56

Departments: Table of Contents FOHBC Officers 2022-2024 2 FOHBC President’s Message Shards of Wisdom–Heard it Through the Grapevine FOHBC News, From and For Our Members 6 FOHBC Regional News Virtual Museum News Richard Siri 10 Lost & Found 60 Member Photo Gallery 64 Classified Ads & Ad Rate Info 66 FOHBC Membership Additions & Changes 67 FOHBC Show-Biz–Calendar of Events 68 Membership Benefits, Ad Rates, Donations to the FOHBC 71 Membership Application & Advertising 72