The Lone Star Regional was honored this year by the presence of Snowden Taylor as an instructor. Snowden is a nationally recognized expert and author on horological history. He is also the chairman of the NAWCC Research Committee. The theme of the Exhibit this year was "Horological Patents". Here Snowden discusses a particular piece. Russ Aikins presented a class on use of the jeweler's lathe in horological work. Fred Tishler presented a class on repair of lantern pinions.