Open House 2004  Celebration

Joplin Missouri December 5th, 2004
An Open Letter from Linda about the Open House, her collectors and some changes in the offing.


The Museum welcomes Linda's gathering each year with grace and interest.

Linda takes time to pose before the event with this year's open house collection and pictures of next year's line.

A sampling of the great food all over the building.

Linda begins signing while the numbers are being called.

Listening for numbers being called.

Linda draws names for door prizes.



Who won the drawings?


Always center stage.


Linda was as amazed at this auction as was everyone else.  Her wreath brought $4,000 for the college scholarships fund.







All line up to get Linda to sign something new or old.



Expert credit card lady.

A winning ticket being put into the jar!

It takes a lot of work to keep it going.



Click here to go the the "Mad Rush" page.



Some of the Wheels that make things turn!