Fruit Jar Get-Together

The following pictures were taken Saturday, July 12, 2008, at the Fruit Jar Get Together and Auction at the Signature Inn, Muncie.

The group listens with interest as jars are described.

Some of the jars from Show and Tell.

An actual photo of John L. Mason, whose famous patent for a jar closure was issued on November 30, 1858.

A DVD of the late Phil Robinson's story "The Parable of the Jars."

More of the jars from Show and Tell, many with unusual closures.

Greg Spurgeon shows a jelly jar carton at the auction.

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