Woman ironing, using an electric Westinghouse "M" iron, produced around 1922-1925.

PITCA membership includes a subscription to the Pressing News. Our latest issue, published in June 2019, contains the following in-depth articles: 

  1. National Electric Heating
  2. One Dutch Mangleboard
  3. Two Italian Electrics
  4. Nathan Waterman, Irons and Patents
  5. Button Slot Smoothing Irons
  6. Goffering Irons

Interested in learning more? View a past issue of the Pressing News.

Here are the Prices Realized from the Dave & Sue Irons Auction on 8/1/19.

PITCA Officers 2019 ~ 2020


James Mattimore ~ President

Jerry Marcus ~ Secretary/Treasurer

Jay Raymond ~ Editor, Pressing News

Jackie Lind ~ Librarian

Lynn Rosack ~ Webmaster


Member Updates for AUGUST 2019

1. Congratulations to our new PITCA President James Mattimore! And many thanks to Past President Donna Vanover for a job well done.

2. The Index to the Pressing News is coming soon and will be posted ASAP in the Members Only section. 

3. The most recent June issue of the Pressing News is available to read and download at Members Only.

4. The 2018-2019 PITCA Member Directory is updated quarterly and has just been updated as of June 1, 2019.

5. Be a PITCA ambassador! Print Flyers and distribute to friends and local antique outlets.

6. Dues paying PITCA members: be sure to Sign Up for our website if you have not yet done so.

7. Have you forgotten your password and now you're unable to Sign In? Here are the directions to Reset a Password

Unless otherwise stated, all content is © 2013 – 2019, Pressing Iron and Trivet Collectors of America. All Rights Reserved. See the Copyright Notice.