A new Aladdin lamp purchased around 2003 would have included this illustrated 8-page “Enjoyment Manual.” View and save it here: AEM Model 23A.compressed It includes some history (very little — there is more history at http://www.milesstair.com/Aladdin_Lamp_History.html), some tips on assembling and lighting, a glossary, a list of genuine Aladdin brand replacement lamp parts, and some tips.… Continue reading A Useful Manual
A dealer out of New Braunfels, Texas, has an impressive web presence. It’s called Good Pickin’s Aladdin Lamps, and the address is https://www.aladdinlamps.co/shop/. The site is up to date. Announcements of coming 2018 shows attest to that. One event is: 46th Gathering of Aladdin Knights – International Lamp Show and Sale, July 11 – 15, 2018, Embassy Suites… Continue reading Two Web Sites Worth Visiting
In 1907, when our money was made from something of intrinsic value, the U.S. Mint introduced a new design for the $20 gold piece. The design of this coin, by Augustus St. Gaudens, lasted until possession of gold money was made illegal in 1933 and may be the most exquisitely gorgeous coin design of all… Continue reading What Is An Aladdin Lamp?