Hoosier Antique Phonograph Society Sept. 2015 Meeting

27 SepSunday2015

HAPS Meeting & Grayslake Report By Richard Buck GRAYSLAKE SHOW REPORT: Grayslake Antique and Phonograph show was held September 12-13. There were perhaps 10-12 phonograph and record vendors with hundreds of antique vendors. As always, I had a great time. John Hauger gave a talk on the music of WWI, playing 78s and cylinders on… Read more »

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WIMAPS Sept. 2015 Meeting & Grayslake Show

12 SepSaturday2015

Report on the Grayslake Antiques Show and Meeting – September 12-13, 2015 Reported by Scott Malawski The Grayslake Antiques Show with an accent on antique phonographs was held on September 12-13 at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake, IL. Zurko Productions, the sponsors of the show, once again requested the Wisconsin & Illinois Musical Antique… Read more »

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WIMAPS July 4, 2015 Meeting

04 JulSaturday2015

WIMAPS REPORT BY Scott Malawski July 4, 2015 Meeting Our most recent meeting, hosted members Robin and Joan Rolfs, was held on Saturday, July 4, at their amazing home near Appleton, WI. Prior to the start of the meeting, members got to enjoy the Rolfs’ stunning collection of antique phonographs and other related artifacts. Members… Read more »

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Hoosier Antique Phonograph Society Spring 2015 Meeting

12 AprSunday2015

SPRING HAPS MEETING Reported by Richard Buck HAPS had its spring meeting Sunday April 12 in Frankfort. We had a good showing compared to recent meetings. We had lunch at Arni’s. Steve Levi picked up the bill. After lunch Steve the gracious host had us over to his place where we toured his collection. I… Read more »

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WIMAPS Spring 2015 Meeting

03 MaySunday2015

Wisconsin Illinois Musical Antique Phonograph Society Report by Scott Malawski Our springtime meeting, hosted by member Mike Laven, was held on Sunday, May3, at his 6,900 square foot Tudor Revival home, located in Milwaukee, WI. It was originally owned by, H. August Luedke and Emma Pritzlaff Luedke and built in 1916 by architect, Alfred Clas…. Read more »

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WIMAPS March 15, 2015 Meeting

15 MarSunday2015

WIMAPS Meeting Report by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting, hosted by members Steve and Mary Puntillo, was held on Sunday, March 15, at their shop, Paragon Video & Stereo, located in Madison, WI. Prior to the start of the meeting, members got to talk shop, enjoy a variety of baked goods provided by members,… Read more »

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MOCAPS Meeting Report: Jan. 31, 2015

31 JanSaturday2015

MOCAPS MEETING REPORT by Ron Roscoe The MOCAPS meeting held Saturday January 31, 2015, hosted by Ron Roscoe at his home in Northborough, MA. The meeting topic was “Phonograph Accessories”. The group trip to Union in June 2015 still interests many members, including a stop to visit the Sanfilipo collection in Barrington, IL. There being… Read more »

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Old West Antique Phonograph Society November 2014 Meeting

01 NovSaturday2014

Old West Antique Phonograph Society By Art Heller, President The November meeting of OWAPS was held at Jere DeBacker’s place and we had the usual good turnout. Jere is also a member of the Musical Box Society International and concentrates on restoration of antique player pianos. Since we all are interested in all forms of… Read more »

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MOCAPS Meeting Aug. 31, 2014

31 AugSunday2014

August 31, 2014 Massachusetts Old Colony Antique Phonograph Society by Ron Roscoe, Secretary The Sunday August 31, 2014 MOCAPS meeting was hosted by Mark Vess at the Museum of Antiquated Technology in Hanson, MA http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/south/2014/01/26/quirky-museums-abound-bay-state/va5dgeSOL5y6VPnCvyQluL/story.html After a wonderful meal provided largely by our hosts as well as MOCAPS members, we toured Mark’s museum and then… Read more »

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GSPS October 2014 Report

04 OctSaturday2014

GSPS Society Report by President Scott Corbett October’s meeting was a ‘first time’ treat for our club. We met at the home of Manny and Rosemarie Perez. Their beautiful home was perfect for entertaining. The phonograph room (which spilled into the hall) was packed with goodies. Manny has more of the early Edison Amberola line… Read more »

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MOCAPS April 2014 Meeting

24 AprThursday2014

MOCAPS Report by Ron Roscoe The April 27th, 2014 Massachusetts Old Colony Antique Phonograph Society meeting was hosted by Don Houde at his home in North Attleborough, MA. The theme was “Edison Diamond Disc Tone Tests”. A trip by the club to the Edison National Historical Park in West Orange, NJ was further discussed. We… Read more »

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WIMAPS November 2014 Meeting

08 NovSaturday2014

November 8, 2014 WIMAPS REPORT by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting, hosted by members Mark and Margie Kranz, was held on Saturday, November 7, at their wonderful home, located in New Berlin, WI. Prior to the start of the meeting, members gathered in a “great” room filled with an amazing collection of rare phonographs,… Read more »

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