These are pictures of the exhibition floor Sunday, July 13, 2003, at the Summer Show of the Midwest Antique Fruit Jar and Bottle Club at the Horizon Convention Center in Muncie, Indiana. Pictures and report will be published in the August issue of Glass Chatter by the Midwest Antique Fruit Jar and Bottle Club.
Note that you may have to scroll to the right to see all of some pictures.
This is a "Mudge Patent Canner". It was made to sit on a wood burning stove. Jars are placed in the cylinders and steam from water boiling in the base heats them.
Norm Barnett's display of Original Closures won the "Most Educational Display" award.
Dave Rittenhouse's display of Rare Pint Jars won the "Dealer's Choice" award.
Glennie Burkett showed her "Devon Violets" collection.
Tom Schumn presented The Standard Dandy Exhibit.
Greg Spurgeon showed his "Wax Sealers" collection.
Dick and Lee Cole showed their Brinkerhoff Collection.
Connie and Richard Sorensen showed "My Collection has no Direction". They won the "People's Choice" award.
We hope you enjoy the pictures.
Tom and Jean Harbron