Here is an exciting new field of collecting! Anchor Hocking produced many unique glass bottles over the years to commemorate retirements, high school graduations, historical events, centennials, plant expansions, performance awards, and conventions. Over 150 beautiful color photos display unique examples of commemorative bottles made by Anchor Hocking between 1905 and 1982. Various styles and shapes, perfect and imperfect, are presented along with historical accounts of their production. Enjoy this fascinating piece of glass history and discover the beauty of these collectible items.
Philip L. Hopper, lives in Oklahoma, where he is a Lieutenant Colonel. He has been a "collector" since early childhood. This passion has grown and expanded through the years. Although he has collected Royal Ruby glassware for over 25 years, he recently expanded his collecting to Forest Green glassware and commemorative bottles.