Knife World Index - 1990

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 1990.

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 1990
Title Author Page
Baker & Hamilton Bernard Levine 1
Fruit Knives Sequel Bill Karsten 9
Lost Chances Richard Ellington 17
The Blade: Why Forge? Charles Bear & Ronald Koeberer 20
Star Cutting Sword Richard Stein 30
February 1990
Carl Schlieper Cutlery Joe Dobbs 1
From the Lone Star State B.R. Hughes 14
Hal Tilton?s Razors Philip Krumholz 17
New York in November Jim Taylor 20
Delta Raider Smells Like Victory Greg Walker 25
Three Good Knives Tom Beery 28
March 1990
Collecting Knives in the 90's Richard White 1
WWII Knives Big Sellers KW Staff 6
Folders Should Be Fun Deborah Warner 13
Knives '90 Review Mac Overton 16
The Winchester 1920 Joe Seale 19
Forosisky's Folsom Point Charles Lorditch 22
Vom Cleff & Co., Inc. Kurt Moe 25
Shivs of Stateville Phillip Krumholz 27
April 1990
How Sharp is Sharp? B.R. Hughes 1
Queen Cutlery Carl Levitan 8
Bad Knives, Good Knives David Steele 14
Kampfe Bros. 1906 Catalogue Robert K. Waits 18
1990 SHOT Show Butch Winter 20
Knifemaker James Porter Jim Phillips 25
Anvils R.L. Olsen 25
May 1990
Merits of Maher & Grosh Joe Seale 1
Knifemaker Tom George Butch Winter 5
Buying Knives in the ?90s Ernie Wheeler 8
Candidly Speaking Dennis Ellingsen 14
Copper Pins with Nickel Collars Kurt Moe 22
Edge News from 19th Century Phillip Krumholz 24
It?s Not the Length B.R. Hughes 26
June 1990
I. Wilson Helps Carve Pioneer America Steven Dick 1
The Last Grinder Tom Sewell 6
Build a Forge for $20 Charles Lorditch 14
Bayonet in Military Training David Steele 17
Obnoxious Customer Philip Krumholz 22
The Eureka Patents? Robert K. Waits 24
W.C. Heimerdinger Co. Ron Stewart 27
July 1990
Razors of the Bowie Men Mark Zalesky 1
Rebirth of a Knifemaker B.R. Hughes 7
Collecting: Sport or Way of Life? R.L. Olsen 13
Searching for Knives in London Fred Bratmon 17
Aquatic Survival Knife Steve Dick 25
1990 Blade Show B.R. Hughes 27
August 1990
Switchblade Legacy Bernard Levine 1
Robert & Bonnie Rippy Mac Overton 13
Brass is Beautiful? Phillip Pankiewicz 16
Wild Hair With a Sting? Jim Richards 18
Rio Grande Camp Knife B.R. Hughes 22
Kennedy Brothers Paul Holmer 26
Jenny Lind Kurt Moe 30
September 1990
Knives of the "Watchdog" Phillip Krumholz 1
Murphy Combat Variations Steven Dick 8
Spurring His Way Up Ladder B.R. Hughes 13
Reflections on a Knife Bill Rotz 16
E.C. Simmons - The Man ? 17
Penny Knife for a Century Carl Levitan 24
Custom Pocketknives Jim Rohl 27
A V-42 Legacy Harvey Reisberg 29
October 1990
OVB - Our Very Best Joe Seale 1
Poet Knifemaker Ray Johnson D. Austin 7
Cutlery Toys & Shaving Novelties Phillip Krumholz 13
Messenger Fighting Knife Eugene W. Stone 15
American Knife & Shear Richard White 18
Pluperfect Praxis Paul Brubaker 24
Confessions of a Knife Repairman Richard White 30
November 1990
Stanhopes: World in Miniature Nick Berman 1
Knives of Vernon Davis B.R. Hughes 13
OKCA Show Breaks Records Barbara Lake 18
Hog Killing Cutlery Joe Seale 22
Commando Knives Fred Bratmon 28
December 1990
Lockbacks R.L. Olsen 1
Saga of Cable Joe B.R. Hughes 6
Use Enough Knife David Steele 14
Detroit Razormaker Phillip Krumholz 19
Festival of Iron Valerie Sinyard 25
Fancy Figurals Bernard Levine 28


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