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Important Notice

After a very long life on the internet the Guild Directors
have decided that the time has come to retire this site. The
general growth and direction of the Internet, social media,
and competing technologies and offerings have drawn away our
audience steadily over time, and interest in liquid fuel lamps
has waned as well.

On December 17 we will accept our final Q and A submissions, and
on January 2, 2017 this site will be turned down. Of course we
will be archiving all our valued content and to the extent possible
it will be made available via other online venues.

Reserve this email address for future contact: lampguild@earthlink.net
This will connect you with the Guild board secretary, Darcy Vantiger.

Thank you all for so many years of wonderful participation, questions,
answers, and solutions. The collective knowledge and experience here
has always been excellent.

And keep those lamps burning!

We are grateful to the following for their contributions of time, knowledge and donations. Without everyone's help and support, very little of what the Guild has become would have been possible. We can't say THANK YOU enough. (diplomatically, in alphabetical order)

Norm Allen, Art Bailey, Paul Baumgartner, Paul Benkover, Terence Bertele, Bob Berland, Heinz Baumann, Christer Carlsson, Conny Carlsson, Chuck Chiarra, Robert Craig, Jessica Christian, Jim Christner, David Coney, Marie-Eve Cote, Bill Courter, Joe Cutrona, Don Daniels, Ken Dede, Richard Dudley, Julia Dolan, Mike Dolan, Dan Edminster, Jeff Edminster, John Eggert, Jeff Emig, Kenneth England, Doug Finch, Mark Gillan, Andy Graham-Cumming, Dwayne Hanson, Chuck Hayes, Ted Hinsdale, Historic Lighting Club (UK), Larry Hollenberg, Bill Hope, Harrison Howeth, Iain Hunt, Hedley Ihle, Geoff Inglis, Bob Isdale, Tony Jackson, Jamie Jones, Anton Kaim, Ara Kebapcioglu, Padraic Kennedy, Pat Kinney, Woody Kirkman, John Knight, Richard Kominsky, Mary Kubber, Fred Kuntz, David Lauer, Erik Leger, Bill Lohmeyer, Gary MacPherson, Joe Marble, Alex Marreck, Terry Marsh, Dan and Nancy Mattausch, Neil McRae, Bob Meyer, Drew Meyer, Colin Mills, Wilbur Miller, R. Mark Mitchell, Alan Moore, Phillip Morrill, Keith Myrom, The National Association of Aladdin Lamp Collectors, Dick O'Connell, Charles Owens, Doron Papo, Charles Randolph, Paul & Jane Rausch, Candy Reis, Derek Reynolds, George Rocen, Laszlo Rusvai, Joe St. Pierre, Gerd Seeber, Ralph Schoeneborn, Liz Skyllingstad, Tom Small, Fred Smith, Jeff Smith, Mark Sorlein, Joe Stout, Miles Stair, Phillip Sullivan, Hideaka Todaka, Jim & Sheri VanEs, Darcy Vantiger, Tom Waters, Nick Wendorf, Frank Weibel, Frank Wiedlocher, Eileen White, John Whitehead and Mel Zaloudek. With special thanks to our webhost Dennis Peterson who keeps the site running.

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