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The following is the Find of the YEAR Winner's List
(The Find of the YEAR is a run-off competition between all Find of the Month winners of the year.)


2020      magicbrain  **  Strowger Candlestick
2019      LarryInMichigan  **  Mediterranean Blue Kellogg DK-500 "Banjo"
2018      Roody  **  1896 Stromberg-Carlson Roman Column Candlestick
2017      Gary Millam   **   Western Electric blue 302
2016      Roody   **   Jade Green AE 50 with Gold Trim
2015      wds   **   American Electric Fluted Shaft Candlestick
2014      LarryInMichigan  **  Red Western Electric 500U dated 12-58
2013      paul-f  **  Almost Clear & "Slightly Miniature" AE 34
2012      MagicMo  **  1964 Picturephone
2011      Esalter  **  Rose Beige 54 500 with gray straight cords
2010      ritchie  **   Mahogany AE 34 from an antique shop



The following is the Find of the MONTH Winner's List

2021
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2021 - 06      TBD
2021 - 05      TBD
2021 - 04      TBD



2021 - 03      phonium’s Western Electric manual A1
2021 - 02      FABphones  **  FABphones' clear Stromberg Carlson 1191
2021 - 01      Kenton K  **  Western Electric Oxford Grey 501


2020

2020 - 12      Russ Kirk  **  Western Electric GN4676 Metropolitan
2020 - 11      allnumbedup  **  Western Electric 3/55 501 C/D in Mahogany Brown (tie)
2020 - 11      FABphones  **  Kellogg ‘1901’ desk stand with OST Receiver and Steer Horn Hook (tie)
2020 - 10      phonium  **  Stromberg-Carlson tapered shaft oilcan candlestick

2020 - 09      LarryInMichigan  **  Western Electric Ivory Soft Plastic 302 w/ Painted Handset
2020 - 08      LarryInMichigan  **  Western Electric Green Soft Plastic 302 w/ Painted Handset
2020 - 07      magicbrain  **  Western Electric IV-36 302

2020 - 06      LarryInMichigan  **  British Ivory GPO 232
2020 - 05      dsk  **  Siemens&Halske Fg tist 261b Telefon Trommelwähler
2020 - 04      magicbrain  **  AE Strowger Candlestick  - Find of the YEAR winner

2020 - 03      Scott  **  Kellogg 900A Masterphone
2020 - 02      tell302man  **  A set of Red and Green Automatic Electric AE 40 telephones
2020 - 01      FABphones  **  Matched pair of Thomson Houston 'Hangman' phones


2019

2019 - 12   Spanish_phones  **  Northern Telecom 1975 wireless rotary 2500 Kari-Phone
2019 - 11   FABphones  **  Moss Green 1965 Western Electric 10 button 1234G DTMF Paystation
2019 - 10   Roody  **  Red Automatic Electric AE35 Wall Phone



2019 - 09   LarryInMichigan  **  Mediterranean Blue Kellogg DK-500 "Banjo"  - Find of the YEAR winner
2019 - 08   mentalstampede  ** Northern Electric "NOS" NE233QF paystation
2019 - 07   SUnset2  **  Western Electric 565 L 6 Button Mahogany Key Set

2019 - 06   FABphones  **  Peel Conner Candlestick made in Coventry, England
2019 - 05   Devansphones  **  Western Electric "Dark Gold" 302
2019 - 04   oldguy  **  Western Electric Imperial

2019 - 03   magicbrain  **  Western Electric 130A "Donut" Phone
2019 - 02   tubaman  **  Mix & Genest 'Weltruf' Deskset
2019 - 01   Scott  **  Western Electric 1954 WE Rose Beige 500



2018

2018 - 12   Vern P  **  Western Electric White 500U
2018 - 11   Butch Harlow  **  Western Electric NOS red 500 C/D with black dial and gray straight cords
2018 - 10   Gary Millam  **  Western Electric 1956 Mahogany Brown 500 C/D

2018 - 09   Russ Kirk  **  WE 1956 Mahogany 500 C/D
2018 - 08   Sargeguy  **  1890s/1920s Western Electric cherry vanity telephone
2018 - 07   Duffy  **  WE 1958 Clear 500 F-53115

2018 - 06   Sargeguy  **  Western Electric 240 two-box TYPE 32/67
2018 - 05   HarrySmith  **  Mediteranean Blue Miniature 500
2018 - 04   Poplar1  **  Western Electric Aqua Blue 5302



2018 - 03   Gary Millam  **  Western Electric 1712B 1A Interphone 2-line Princess Telephone
2018 - 02   AE_Collector  **  Ericsson AC130 Skeletal from 1914
2018 - 01   Roody  **  1896 Stromberg-Carlson Roman Column Candlestick  - Find of the YEAR winner



2017


2017 - 12   WEBellSystemChristian  **  Garnet Red AE 80
2017 - 11   LarryInMichigan  **  Kellogg Red Bar in pastel blue and ivory
2017 - 10   Doug Rose  **  Manual Western Electric Rose 302

2017 - 09   Pourme  **  1965 Green Western Electric 1500
2017 - 08   oldguy  **  Western Electric Ivory 354
2017 - 07   SUnset2  **  Old Brass 302

2017 - 06   magicbrain  **  Western Electric 20-F with A.B.T. transmitter
2017 - 05   Gary Millam  **  Western Electric Blue 302  - Find of the YEAR winner
2017 - 04   Autonut  **  Cast Bronze Bell Canada sign

2017 - 03   nolan613  **  Western Electric 3/42 Ivory 302
2017 - 02   Doug Rose  **  Ivory North
2017 - 01   Sargeguy  **  Charles Williams top box marked "N.E. TEL. & TEL. CO."



2016


2016 - 12   TelePlay  **  AE Cutaway Fingerwheel on North Galion
2016 - 11   WEBellSystemChristian  **  1955 Red WECo 500
2016 - 10   Kenton K  **  WECo green 10 button 1554



2016 - 09   Roody  **  Jade Green AE 50 with gold trim  - Find of the YEAR winner
2016 - 08   WEBellSystemChristian  **  1956 Oxford Gray 554
2016 - 07   Gary Millam  **  Western Electric Dark Grey 500

2016 - 06   paul-f  **  WECo "development" Preset Dial Telephone dated 5-66
2016 - 05   WEBellSystemChristian  **  1955 Ivory WE 500
2016 - 04   Autonut  **  Prototype Contempra Speakerphone

2016 - 03   WEBellSystemChristian  **  Early Jade Green AE 90
2016 - 02   LarryInMichigan  **  Rose Beige Kellogg K-500
2016 - 01   zapper  **  Western Electric NOS in box black 500 dated 1952



2015


2015 - 12   wds   **   American Electric Flutted Shaft Candlestick - Find of the YEAR winner
2015 - 11   Mr. Bones  **  II/47 WE191G Payphone
2015 - 10   zapper  **  Western Electric 1955 Mahogany Brown 500

2015 - 09   persido  **  Western Electric Rose Beige 12/55 554
2015 - 08   jf510  **  Western Electric Pekin Red 302
2015 - 07   Teleplay  **  Western Electric 1937 H1 302 with E1 Handset

2015 - 06   AdamAnt316  **  1953 Western Electric Ivory 305
2015 - 05   LarryInMichigan  ** Mediterranean Blue WE 500
2015 - 04   Sargeguy  **  Western Electric 20-C candlestick with matching telescoping arm



2015 - 03   TelePlay  **  1965 black Western Electric 10 button 1500
2015 - 02   wds  **  Black AE34B Monophone
2015 - 01   HarrySmith  **  Painted Green AE 35



2014


2014 - 12   LarryInMichigan  **  Oxford Gray soft plastic Kellogg DK-530 "Banjo"
2014 - 11   KWilder  **  Aqua Blue 500U Mushroom Lamp Phone for free in the trash
2014 - 10   Kenton K  **  WE Red 302 that was hiding under black paint on eBay

2014 - 09   waynet7  **  Western Electric #1 dial mounted on a B1
2014 - 08   sebbel  **  Bell Canada 3-Boxer with Blake transmitter and long pole receiver
2014 - 07   LarryInMichigan  **  WE #10 candlestick

2014 - 06   Dave F  **  1965 WE 500 CD in nearly mint mirror-gold finish
2014 - 05   LarryInMichigan  **  Red WECo 500U - Find of the YEAR winner
2014 - 04   WesternElectricBen  **  WE 410

2014 - 03   WEBellSystemChristian  **  Two Unfaded Ivory 302s
2014 - 02   wds  **  Rare Wire & Telephone Co. of America Wallphone
2014 - 01   Argee  **  Ivory and Green 302's



2013


2013 - 12   cchaven  **  Mahogany Brown Western Electric 591
2013 - 11   Gilas  **  Black AE2
2013 - 10   WEBellSystemChristian  **  Set of 3 10 Button Phones



2013 - 09   unbeldi  **  1958 Mahogany Brown 564H key set
2013 - 08   Gilas  **  WE 591 Rose Beige & 500 Oxford Gray
2013 - 07   tptech302  **  1955 Mahogany Brown 500

2013 - 06   Gilas  **  Mediterranean Blue with Gray cord
2013 - 05   AE40FAN  **  Mahogany AE 1A
2013 - 04   Dan  **  Western Electric 1949/1950 500 with curved "operator"

2013 - 03   LarryInMichigan  **  Green 302 with no corner cracks
2013 - 02   unbeldi  **  Set of 4 302's: Peking Red, Old Rose, Ivory & Black
2013 - 01   Gilas  **  Oxford Gray WECo 500 (tie)
2013 - 01   paul-f  **  Almost Clear & "Slightly Miniature" AE 34 (tie) - Find of the YEAR winner



2012


2012 - 12   Dennis Markham  **  Very Early 1954 500H
2012 - 11   MagicMo  **  1964 Picturephone - Find of the YEAR winner
2012 - 10   Kleenax  **  Serious Stash of Payphones, 102's, 202's

2012 - 09   Persido  **  1937 302 with the E1 handset
2012 - 08   DavePEI  **  Burled Walnut Number 2 wall phone
2012 - 07   zapper  **  Western Electric Interphone system

2012 - 06   TelePlay  **  AE 40 with Chrome Handset Bands & Fingerwheel
2012 - 05   AE_Collector  **  AE #2  (Only One Phone Nominated, No Poll, No Competition Held)
2012 - 04   JubileeCompact  **  Ivory AE40 with gold trim



2012 - 03   flingwing1969  **  AE 34
2012 - 02   Reptile_Master  **  Soft plastic yellow 1956 500
2012 - 01   DavePEI     **  #14 Gray Paystation



2011


2011 - 12   LarryinMichigan  **  102-B1 with E1 Handset and 2HB dial
2011 - 11   Stockdale  **  Mahogany AE 40
2011 - 10   Kleenax  **  12 Colored early AE Sets

2011 - 09   Esalter  **  Rose Beige 54 500 with gray straight cords - Find of the YEAR winner
2011 - 08   Kenny C  **  5-55 Moss Green two tone WECo 500
2011 - 07   John S  **  collection of 3 WECo sets

2011 - 06   JimH  **  202/D1 c/w E1 handset, #4 dial and 684 subset
2011 - 05   JimH  **  1958 White 500
2011 - 04   pbghmike77  **  28 B's & D's

2011 - 03   Kenny C     **  12-1950 WE500
2011 - 02   jsowers  **  NOS ivory soft plastic 554 3-59
2011 - 01   Dan  **  Pink 5302



2010


2010 - 12   TomB  **  Mediterranean Blue '56 500
2010 - 11   Ritchie  **  Mahogany AE 34 - Find of the YEAR winner
2010 - 10   Bushman  **  Ericssson "Eiffel Tower
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