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The Mystic Light Newsletter

Knowledge and information makes for a more enjoyable hobby. J. W. “Bill” Courter This is your personal invitation, as an owner, collector, user or dealer of Aladdin lamps, to join Aladdin Knights by subscribing to The Mystic Light newsletter published by the Bright Knight — J. W. “Bill” Courter.  The Mystic Light updates collecting news,…

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Aladdin Lamps are “Wireless”

Worlds Finest Non-Electric Lamp Excerpts from 1930s advertising brochures—The Aladdin Mantle Lamp is one of the greatest and most practical inventions of the century. It is an outstanding achievement of science in connection with artificial lighting. It has gone a long, long way toward solving the lighting problem for rural homes, with its abundance of…

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Identifying Aladdin Lamp Burners

The “heart” of the Aladdin is the lamp burner. and its improvements that primarily define the various models. Changes sometimes happened at a fast pace and variations in construction in burners and lamp bowls occurred throughout the models. The differences may be subtle such as the change between Model 3 to 4 or, Model 7…

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