Collectible Corn Items: The Corn Item Collectors Association

Corn Items Collectors display varied category at regional meet.

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License plate toppers from the collection of Lloyd Mitchell, Freeburg, Ill. Dating to the 1940s-50s, toppers were a popular promotional piece distributed by seed corn dealers. In this display, the Crow’s, Tomahawk, Funk’s G and McAllister’s toppers are examples of rare pieces. The Meacham’s topper is unusual: It promotes a variety of white corn.