Knife World Index - 1985

Regular readers of KNIFE WORLD know that each monthly issue contains a wide variety of articles on subjects of interest to knife collectors, makers, and users. As a service to our readers who may wish to refer to previously published articles, we offer below this index to calendar year 1985.

In addition to the articles listed, each issue of KNIFE WORLD features:

* Whut Izzit - Q&A column by knife expert Bernard Levine
* Artistry in Knives - our handmade knife centerspread
* Knife News / Book Reviews - what's new in the knife world
* Irons in the Fire - the editor's monthly musings
* Letters to the Editor - your chance to speak your mind
* Club Corner - the only current listing in the industry
* Show Calendar - the most complete listing anywhere
* Classified Ads - where buyers and sellers meet

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A selection of our favorite articles from this period can be found in the book The Best of Knife World, Vol. III.

Military knife articles from this period may be found in Military Knives: A Reference Book.

Articles on straight razors, safety razors, and shaving related subjects may be found in The Razor Anthology.

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January 1985
Swords of the Civil War Ben Myers 1
Art of Fancy Knives Bob Arganbright 1
Quality in a Crowded Market Fred Steel 9
Blades of LeRoy Besic Harry McEvoy 14
Science of Trapping and Skinning Charlie K. Brown 22
Teachers in Buckskins Earl Witsaman 26
Oldies Not Always Goodies Kenn Simpson 28
Luftwaffe get Two Daggers Phillip Krumholz 31
From Childhood Dreams to Reality Gary Barnes 34
February 1985
The Laudable Lock Blade Joe Seale 1
Bladesmith Don Hastings B.R. Hughes 1
Triple Treat Texan Charlie K. Brown 8
Lloyd Pendleton Jim Williamson 14
Slashing Talons and Cold Steel Charlie K. Brown 20
Wehrmacht Dagger Phillip Krumholz 24
Remington Shavers and Knives Judith Newman 26
T. Noonan and Sons Co. Kurt Moe 28
March 1985
Farwell, Ozmun, Kirk & Co. Kurt Moe 1
Knifemaker Jim Serven Harry McEvoy 1
Jade the Ultimate Knife Handle Part I Glen Lambert 7
Keota Knife Mystery Joe Seale 13
Maine Moose Jules Pacheco 16
Scottish Dirks Charlie K. Brown 18
Dealer Not Collector Dennis Ellingsen 23
Gift for the Pope Ray Beers 25
April 1985
Old Pem's Knife Dick Olsen 1
Knifemaker Ron Gaston Butch Winter 1
Kriegsmarine Dagger Phillip Krumholz 7
Blades of Heritage Eiler Cook 14
Griffon XX Razors Kurt Moe 18
Myth about Custom Knives Frank Korb 22
Bedfield and Rhaime Computer Phillip Wildewood 25
May 1985
Maher and Grosh Bill Karsten 1
Tom Maringer Charlie K. Brown 1
Jade, the Ultimate Knife Handle Part II Glen Lambert 7
Interchangable Blades Kurt Moe 14
Bowie by Belknap Jim Blackburn 19
Diamond Sharpeners Mac Overton 20
German Dress Sidearms Phillip Krumholz 23
Prison Made Folder W.E. Hanson 26
Don't Let Them Grind You Down B.R. Hughes 30
The Good Old Days Jim Richards 32
A Good Knife Show Earl Witsaman 33
June 1985
Blue Ribbon for Beaver Tails Joe Seale 1
Knifemaker Joe Barefoot Butch Winter 1
Medieval Dagger Simon Moore 8
Executive Knives Jim Williamson 13
Knife Collecting Doomed? W.C. White 18
Ignorance is Bliss Richard Dutton 19
Cowboys Love Knives Too Charlie K. Brown 23
Hewing Knives Phillip Krumholz 27
Casey Shanabarger Phillip Krumholz 29
July 1985
Van Camp Hardware Kurt Moe 1
Blades of Tim Zowada Harry K. McEvoy 1
Razors of Louisville Kurt Moe 7
Asian Influence on Knifemakers David Steele 13
Adolf's Knife Phillip Krumholz 18
Charlton Damascus Glen Lambert 27
Advertising Items H.B. Harris 31
The Buck Buckmaster B.R. Hughes 34
Knives of Lou Hegedus Jim Blackburn 36
August 1985
Howell's Whittler Joe Seale 1
Blades of Bardsley Philip Pankiewicz 1
Randall Knives Wayne Holter 9
Return of the Kabar Hobo Jim Richards 18
Burger & Brothers Bowie Jim Blackburn 22
Forestry Service Cutlass Phillip Krumholz 23
Folding Dirks Jim Blackburn 25
Centofante Bill Karsten 26
September 1985
Heinr. Boker & Co. Kurt Moe 1
Future Maker James Crowell B.R. Hughes 1
Theatrical Weaponry Eiler Cook 8
Cutlery Collectors Legislative Report Bill Adams 13
Camillus Markings Jim Blackburn 16
WWII Knife Memories Will Sherwood 18
Two French Bayonets Phillip Krumholz 23
October 1985
Barr Bros. Of Eugene Dennis Ellingsen 1
Ralph Turnbull Butch Winter 1
Jackson Knife & Shear Kurt Moe 7
Chuck Garlits Charlie K. Brown 13
Executive Edge Jim Williamson 18
Jungle Knives Wayne Holter 22
S.S. Dagger Phillip Krumholz 28
Boyd and Fireman Jim Richards 32
Why Forge? Charles Bear 34
Grandpa and his Knives Leroy Roark 36
November 1985
Salute to Saddle Horns Joe Seale 1
David Broadwell B.R. Hughes 1
Knife Display Dilemma? Maurice Dalton 7
Charlton-Moran Commemorative B.R. Hughes 13
The One Hand Folder David E. Steele 18
U.S. Bayonets of WWI Phillip Krumholz 22
Whittlin' Knives Jim Rohl 24
Pit Crew Chief's Handy Knife Charlie K. Brown 28
Ed Addison Henry King 33
December 1985
A Candy Cane Christmas Joe Seale 1
Lee Ferguson Charlie K. Brown 1
Bob Cargill Dennis Ellingsen 7
Lakeside Cutlery Co. Kurt Moe 13
Adolph Kastor & Co. Jim Blackburn 16
Major Meade's Camp Set Phillip Krumholz 19
Inscribed Eating Irons Simon Moore 22
A.B.S. Annual Meeting B.R. Hughes 26


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