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1995 Convention - Tulsa, Oklahoma

The twenty-first annual NDGA Convention was held at the Tulsa Convention Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Convention was sponsored by the Greater Tulsa Depression Era Glass Club, and the Convention chairman was J. R. Johnston. J. R. was assisted by Verona Greenawalt, and the Displays were handled by Sarah Van Dalsem. Setup was coordinated by Ed Lodes and the program chairman was David Van Dalsem. The Saturday night banquet was in a banquet room at the Convention Center.

List of Seminars and Speakers for the 1995 Convention

There were two seminars presented in Tulsa, both on Saturday and Sunday. Speakers and topics were:

In addition to the above seminars, a special guest at the Convention was Fern Angus, a founding member of the NDGA and the NDGA's Club Historian.

List of Dealers for the 1995 Convention

The facility was large enough to accomodate a few more dealers at the Glass Show, so there were 40 top quality dealers who brought their best merchandise to the Convention in 1995. The list is below.

Dealer Name(s) Business Name Hometown
Helen & Gene Allen Helen & Gene Allen Overland Park, KS
Betty & Dale Bass Betty & Dale's Antiques Carney, KS
Dennis Bialek Dennis Bialek Hudson, NY
John & Judy Bine John & Judy's St. Charles, MO
Byron & Barbara Canine B. Canine Anderson, IN
Carol Clary & Gary Pickett The House of Glass Houston, TX
Sam & Becky Collings Hardtimes Glassware Brookfield, OH
Bob & Betty Conner Iron Kettle Augusta, KS
Jim & Rose Curnutt Kitschy Cat Collectibles Western Springs, IL
Bill & Hazel Daniels Antiques, Glassware, Etc. Arnold, MO
Jim & Margaret Davis Lots of Strange Things Springfield, IL
Pat & Sharon Ervin Rae Patrick Enterprises Sycamore, IL
Bob & Myrna Garrison Collector's Loot Arlington, TX
Jerry & Linda Gordy Jerry & Linda Gordy Davenport, IA
Helen Gschwend Yester-Daze Matching Serivce Pekin, IL
Earl Johnson Classique Glass Co. Tulsa, OK
Calvin & Gwyn Key Key's Glass Cottage Hazel, KY
Kevin Kiley Kevin & Barbara Kiley West Orange, NJ
Lori Kitchen & Dan Tucker Lori Kitchen & Dan Tucker Toledo, OH
Dan Kramer D & B Antiques Peoria, IL
Diana Charles & Janet Martin Diana & Janet's Glass Hagerstown, IN
Julian & Carol McEwen McEwen's Extras Wichita, KS
Max Miller Max Miller Antiques Houston, TX
Esther Mitchell Esther's Glass & Collectables Little Rock, AR
Art & Shirley Moore Shirley's What-Nots Tulsa, OK
Jack & Joyce Nichols J & J Glassaramics Ft. Walton Beach, FL
Len & Arlyn Ols Neighbor's Antiques Cleveland, OH
John & Kathy Oppelt K-J Antiques Neenah, WI
Dale Riendeau Nostalgic Treasures Grand Rapids, MN
Linda Riendeau Linda's Caravan Grand Rapids, MN
Don & Jane Rogers Don & Jane Rogers Wentzville, MO
Bob & Judy Schmidgall Dr. Bob's Antiques Arkadelphia, AR
John & Peggy Scott Scotty's Antiques Springfield, MO
Lee & Jean Spalding Rose Garden Collectibles Wichita, KS
Joe & Florence Solito Florence & Joe Solito Tolland, CT
Dick & Pat Spencer Glass & More O'Fallon, IL
Ralph Broadstreet & Roy Sykes R & R Selections Ft. Worth, TX
Jay & Donna Upham Second Time Around Jamestown, OH
Kent Washburn Kent Washburn Antiques San Antonio, TX
Harry & Anita Wood Anita's End Odessa, TX

List of Displays for the 1995 Convention

Thanks to Sarah Van Dalsem for the photographs of the displays from the 1995 Tulsa Convention. These photos were scanned into the computer from regular 4x6 photographs and then cropped. We apologize to those folks whose display photo was unavailable. Click on the small thumbnail photograph to see a larger image.

Photo link Name(s) Hometown Display Title
Red Miss America Bob & Judy Schmidgall Arkadelphia, AR Miss America
Candlewick Gladys Scott Tulsa, OK Candlewick
Franciscan Apple Judy Davis, Sarah Van Dalsem, Peggy McIntosh Tulsa, Coweta, OK Franciscan Apple
Hocking green Cameo Charles & Peggy McIntosh Coweta, OK Cameo
Swanky Swigs Joyce Jackson Aledo, IA Swanky Swigs
  Dennis Bialek Hudson, NY Cleo
Paden City glass Gary & Verona Greenawalt Tulsa, OK Paden City
Hocking Moonstone Virginia Lane Tulsa, OK Moonstone
Red English Hobnail Jim & Claire Wiseman Fayetteville, AR English Hobnail
pink Queen Mary Wanda Robinson Collinsville, OK Queen Mary
Duncan Opalescent items Finis & Lana Riggs Tulsa, OK Duncan & Miller Opalescent Colors
  John & Sheri Blaho Broken Arrow, OK Fostoria Trojan
  Tom Whipple Tulsa, OK Autumn Leaf
Fostoria American Donna Kerr, Alice Lutz, Gladys Scott,
Mr & Mrs Wayne Trimble, Milbra Long
Tulsa, Catoosa, OK & Cleburne, TX Fostoria American
Fire King dinnerware Jerry Kerr Catoosa, OK Fire King Dinnerware
Cherry Blossom child's set Charles & Peggy McIntosh Coweta, OK Children's Cherry Blossom
Fire King jadite kitchenware Steve Rausch Broken Arrow, OK Jadite Kitchen Glass
Akro Agate octagonal child's set Lana Riggs Tulsa, OK Akro Agate octagonal
Block Optic dinnerware Max Hamilton Wichita, KS Block Optic
Stangl childrens feeding dishes David & Sarah Van Dalsem Sand Springs, OK Child's Feeding sets
  Pat & Bobbie Green Colcord, OK Mayfair
  Denise Johnson Claremore, OK Akro Agate Stippled Band
  Lynda Rowe Tulsa, OK Manhattan
pink Doric child's set David & Sarah Van Dalsem Sand Springs, OK Child's Doric & Pansy
Creamers and Sugars Jim & Frances Garrison Owasso, OK Creamers & Sugars
Moderntone child's set Lana Riggs Tulsa, OK Child's Moderntone
Heisey Zircon Dick & Pat Spencer O'Fallon, IL Heisey Zircon
Blue Ridge child's set Dick & Pat Spencer O'Fallon, IL Child's Blue Ridge
pink American Sweetheart Michael & Lolita Barnett Tulsa, OK American Sweetheart
Child's glass dishes Deana Griffith Tulsa, OK Child's Pattern Glass
Fenton glass Don & Kathy Mullins Tulsa, OK Fenton
Cherry Blossom child's set David & Sarah Van Dalsem Sand Springs, OK Child's Cherry Blossom
Delphite kitchenware Steve Rausch Broken Arrow, OK Delphite Kitchen Glass
Doric and Pansy teal child's set Jim & Frances Garrison Owasso, OK Child's Doric & Pansy
Hall Teapots Gary & Verona Greenawalt Tulsa, OK Hall Teapots
Hocking Sandwich Gary & Verona Greenawalt Tulsa, OK Sandwich
Fostoria Coin Alice Lutz Tulsa, OK Coin Glass
  J. R. Johnston Broken Arrow, OK Chinex Classic
Florentine II Charles & Peggy McIntosh Coweta, OK Florentine #2
Blue Ridge china Larry Boxum Broken Arrow, OK Blue Ridge
Fostoria June blue Mike & Gina Lodes Tulsa, OK Fostoria June
Fire King ovenware Jeanne Washburn Tulsa, OK Fire King Ovenware
Barware Jim & Susan Meyer Sapulpa, OK Bar Ware
Fostoria azure Baroque J. R. Johnston Broken Arrow, OK Fostoria Baroque
Reamers Wanda Robinson Collinsville, OK Reamers
Fostoria Alexis Aleta Herr Duncanville, TX Fostoria Alexis
Rare and Unusual items Dick & Pat Spencer O'Fallon, IL Rare & Unusual
Cobalt Royal Lace Dick & Pat Spencer O'Fallon, IL Royal Lace
Cambridge Caprice Carol Jarosz for
Depression Glass Society of Wisconsin,
set up by Pat & Sharon Ervin
Wisconsin Cambridge Caprice
Homer Laughlin Fiesta Randy & Sherry Wright Tulsa, OK Fiesta