The thirteenth Annual NDGA Convention was held in Springfield, Missouri, at the University Plaza Hotel on July 12-13, 1986. Show Chairman was John Scott, and co-Chairman was Gene Loveland from the Heart of America Glass Collectors. The Annual Meeting of the NDGA was held on Friday night, July 11, and it was followed by a "Get Acquainted Party".
There were four seminars presented at Springfield. The speakers and their topics were:
There were eleven displays, coordinated by Gene and Marilyn Loveland. If anyone has color photographs from this event and would be willing to share them, please contact the Webmaster@NDGA.net. Click on the display title to see the black and white photographs taken from the September 1986 News & Views. The displays were:
We currently do not have a list of the dealers at the Springfield Convention. If any member has a program for this Convention, please make a copy and send it in to the P.O. Box, attention Webmaster.