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1) Dennis Clark is a longtime reader with
a collection of lap steels and resonators
that includes (back, from left) a 1950 Harlin
Brothers Uni-Kord, a 1940 Oahu, '49 National
Chord Changer, '57 Fender Champ, '49 Bronson Melody King, '40 Oahu Diana, '46 Gibson
Ultratone, '60 Gibson Ultratone, '48 Gibson
Century, '52 Gibson Century, '51 Gibson Ultratone, '36 Epiphone Electar, '35 Supro, '40
Harmony, '37 National New Yorker, '37 Rickenbacker, '35 National, '39 National Console,
'50 National Reso-Phonic, '35 Dobro, '46 Rickenbacker Panda, '37 Vega, and a '56 National
Dynamic. On the sofa are (from left): a 2008
National Style O, a 1928 National Style 2, an
'07 National El Trovador, and an '03 National
Style 1. On the floor are a Gold Tone Style 4
Koa Weissenborn, Duesenberg Fairytale, a
'35 Nioma Dobro, '38 National Silvo 1938, and
a new National Reso-Lectric.
2) Arthur Paul Swanson's '67 lefty Guild
Starfire V (front) helped put him through his
first years of college in the late '60s. Then,
"After I got married in '72, I broke a string on it
and we were so broke I couldn't afford to buy a
set for it," he said. "Things are different now."
3) Check out Joe King's sweet trio of late'70s Musicman instruments in rare Inca Silver finish.
4) "JR" sent this shot he calls The Great Wall
of Gibson. "I built the displays using Hercules
hangers and employing vintage-amp themes -
and that oh so sexy cheetah print!" he laughed.
From left, the guitars are a '59 ES-175, '64 ES335, a '56 Les Paul Custom replica, '74 EDS1275; '76 SG Standard, '74 LP Custom, an '06
Flying V he calls a '67 "retro" ("Not reissue -
because the electronics and hardware were
sourced from '67 Gibsons, and I installed a
Brazilian-rosewood fretboard with actual clay
dots," he said.) To the lower left is a '64 Vox
AC30 with factory production Top Boost.
5) Charles Lovitt's collection includes these
two Gibson ES-125 models - a '56 and a '62
TC with two P-90s.

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