Congrats sweepstakes winners

We recorded more than 10,000 entries from May-July for the Antique Trader Treasure Hunt Sweepstakes. The monthly sweepstakes conducted on offers free books, collectibles and keepsakes for readers of our print edition and Web site.

Congratulations to our winners:

Fan Bird Carving Sweeptakes

Grand Prize winner Alicia Wallace, Stafford, Va., won an authentic fan bird carving. Four runner ups won commemorative post card sets: Jacqui Haddock of Temple, Texas; Christy Curran of Equinunk, Pa.; Robert Lorenz of McKees Rocks, Pa., and Tony Tannahill of Fairfield, Ill.

Holt-Howard Collectibles

Sharon Hutson of Batavia, Ohio, won a copy of the book Price Guide to Holt-Howard Collectibles and Related Ceramicware of the 50s & 60s by Walter Dworkin (Krause Publications).

Dames Z3823.jpgDames, Dolls & Delinquents

Grand prize winner Steven Muir of Bellevue, Wash., won a copy of the book Dames, Dolls and Delinquents: A Collector’s Guide to Sexy Pulp Fiction Paperbacks by Gary Lovisi and a set of notecards from Heritage Auction’s recent sale of the Charles Martignette estate July 16. Runner up Karen Stanley of Fort Smith, Ark., won a copy of Lovisi’s Antique Trader Collectible Paperback Price Guide and a set of notecards.

butterpats1.jpgThe sweepstakes for August and September is sponsored by the Butter Pat Patter Association. The association has provided three Buffalo Pottery butter pats as prizes for three lucky winners. The Art Deco-inspired designs are valued at $25 each.

To enter the sweepstakes, visit and click on Contests.