Founded in 1993 by Phyllis Bear of Country Heart Promotions, The
Medford Armory Show offers collectors an outstanding selection of
quality antiques and collectibles by dealers from five states, including turn-
of-the-century oak and walnut furnishings, kitchen and country
primitives, Victorian colored and art glass, American art pottery, sterling
silver and silverplate flatware and hollowware, estate and costume jewelry,
watches, fine porcelains and china, toys and dolls, American folk and
Native American art, paper collectibles (including prints, maps, magazines
and books), quilts, clothing and textiles, tools, militaria, clocks, antique
firearms and sporting. The largest event center in Medford, the Armory is
the perfect setting for this popular show.
SPECIAL SERVICES & EXHIBITS:
ANTIQUE EVALUATIONS by Patrick Archer, Redding CA
$3.00 per Item 11am-5pm Sat. & 10am-4pm Sun.
FREE DOLL APPRAISALS. Doll restringing (while you wait), estimates
on doll restoration and one-of-a-kind period doll costuming using vintage
materials all show hours. Nancy Korsak of Nurse Nancy’s Doll Hospital,
Spokane, WA. Available all Show hours.
MOUNTAIN STARS AND JACKSONVILLE MUSEUM QUILTERS
GUILDS will display quilts from the balconies in the Show Room, display
and sell tickets for their Opportunity Quilts and demonstrate quilting
techniques all Show hours.
FOOD SERVICE will be available all show hours by We Cook For You, a
nonprofit, community service organization providing shelter, meals,
and community resources in the Chico, California area.
THE MEDFORD ARMORY SHOW BENEFITS AN IMPORTANT
LOCAL CHARITY, DOGS FOR THE DEAF. Dogs For The Deaf rescues
dogs from shelters along with helping people with deafness and other
physical and mental challenges. Volunteers from the organization will be
present at the Show, giving demonstrations and providing information on
their unique and important service to dogs and the disabled community.
Twenty percent of the proceeds from admissions as well as 50% of the
proceeds from a 50-50 drawing will go directly to Dogs For the Deaf
(winner need not be present to win.)
Demonstrations by hearing dogs will take place at 12
noon and 2pm on Saturday.
Twin Bridges Antique Productions, promoters of quality events
since 1982, was asked by Mrs. Bear of Country Heart Promotions
to take over promotion of the Medford Armory Show in 2008.
“We are honored to continue promotion of this quality event and
to benefit Dogs For The Deaf, a most deserving service
organization”, says Carole Berry, Promoter.
Carole Berry, Promoter
Twin Bridges Antique Productions