Welcome to Buzz – our little place to do some important catching up.
A very fond farewell and a huge thanks to our intrepid traveller, Vera Clark-Kavanagh, who is retiring from her “Travels” column after almost seven years with us in the Wayback Times. You will be missed very much, Vera. Safe travels – “happy trails” and thanks again for your contagious enthusiasm and wonderful adventures. You have inspired many!
Welcome to our new and returning advertisers:
You all know Hoss Bertrand, auctioneer and owner of Global Assets Solutions and show promoter of the Toronto Nostalgia Shows has recently moved to a more easternly location in Ontario and has started a bi-weekly public auction house at the former O’Hara’s Flea Market and Furniture located in Carrying Place. All the best, Hoss! (pg 14)
The Bayfield show has returned for its 36th annual event. Head out to that beautiful part of the province and enjoy the show! pg 25)
Looks like Arnprior, ON is an antique hunters destination, be sure to visit the great shops there in your travels. (pg 27)
We are really excited to have Salvage Garden of Enterprise, Ontario join us (pg 29)
There’s a new show in Odessa that promises to be a great one: The Odessa Militaria Show held August 19 & 20 (pg 31)
Remember that Southworks Antiques is now at a new location, be sure to drop in and check out their new place (pg 16)
In case you missed it in our last Buzzz, the Perth Antique Show and sale will be at a new location this year on the Canada Day weekend -at the Perth Civitan Club, 6787 Cty Rd. 43.
We’re saddened to hear that Bruce Forster has closed his dairy collectibles shop in Fenelon Falls recently. Thanks for your time with us, Bruce, and best wishes for the future. We’ll miss you!
Welcome back to Ontario, Preston and his mom, Amy.
Preston is Jim Trautman’s (the Chronic Collector pg 30) grand son visiting from California. He’s pretty savvy about collecting, must have learned it from his Grand-dad. Have a fun time in Ontario!
If you are visiting some of the great shows and shops that are advertised in this issue, please remember to double-check the information to avoid disappointment in case any updates or changes have occurred post-printing. Safe travels!