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Tidewater Traveler by George W. Sellers, CTC

Kokomo Opalescent Glass I have to admit that my initial (suppressed) reaction to the suggestion that we visit a glass factory today is less than enthusiastic. As my lips form the words, “Sure, that sounds like a good idea,� the deep recesses of my brain yield images formed more than fifty years earlier during two childhood trips.

First was a visit to the Corning factory in New York when I was probably too young to appreciate what I was seeing. I remember being warned not to touch anything while the adults shopped in the factory store ~ glass stuff everywhere! The second image is a personal brain-video depicting a James-

The tour at KOG was much better than I had imagined. 169

October 2013 ttimes web magazine  

Tidewater Times October 2013

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