The Horn Book May 2009 is out. Some of the articles included are “Working with Precious Metals” by John Kiselica, Part 1 of “Concepts and Origins of Spiritual Symbolism As Found on American Powder Horns” by Thomas E. Ames, Profile on “Roland Cadle Master Horner”, Part 2 of “How Do You Know it’s Old” by Prof. Charles W. Thayer, Emeritus, and “Willy Frankfort’s 1 of 1000 Powder Horns for the NMLRA Endowment Program”.
Also included are a Tribute to Richard Nicholas, “2008 State of the Honourable Company of Horners” as Presented by Joe Becker, Outgoing Guildmaster, “Happening Around the Guild…” , “Horn Tips” by John Proud and an article on the 13th Annual Meeting of the HCH at the Museum of Appalachia in Norris, TN. The 26 page, full color magazine is full of photos and articles.
Membership in the Honorable Company of Honors is $15.00 for first time members, $30.00 for renewal with a $5.00 additional fee for international members. Information can be found on the web site of the Honourable Company of Horners.
Files of layouts supplied by Bob Albrecht of the HCH.