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  • Paula
    ... Fenton art glass group and they have quite a few knowledgible people on there that might be able to help. paula In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, Bill
    Message 1 of 2 , Jun 1, 2004
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      ---Bill, does this person have a photo of the piece? I belong to the
      Fenton art glass group and they have quite a few knowledgible people
      on there that might be able to help.
      paula


      In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Bill Tarkulich"
      <bill.tarkulich@i...> wrote:
      > Hi Folks.
      > Received an interesting inquiry today. Anyone care to comment?
      > Message received:
      > "I have a glass pitcher from my grandmother that she bought at a
      farm sale
      > sometime in the 1920's in Eastern Colorado. My family is very
      curious as to
      > the origins of this pitcher. My fatrher, who died recently, only
      knew the
      > above information. My grandmother treasured it for its beauty, she
      was a
      > very poor woman and this was one of the few items she possesed
      simply for
      > asthetic reasons. My late mother also loved it. It is identified in
      the
      > bottom in cursive writing, hand painted, as only "czcchuslovia". I
      have
      > asked a number of elderly immigrants of various ethnic groups from
      > Czechoslovakia (as it was formerly known) and none of them are
      familiar with
      > this spelling. Can you give me any information as to the dates
      and/or the
      > etnic groups that may have used this spelling?"
      >
      >
      > ______________
      > Bill Tarkulich
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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