Q: How can I find out more about Roy Rogers and Dale Evans items and their value? I have a Roy Rogers and Trigger savings bank I saved from my childhood days.
A: The Roy Rogers-Dale Evans Collectors Association (Box 1166, Portsmouth, Ohio 45662) offers an annual membership for $15 that includes a quarterly newsletter and a photograph of the couple. Or phone (614) 353-2146 for information on the ninth annual Roy Rogers Festival to be held Wednesday through Saturday in Portsmouth. A metal and plastic Roy Rogers and Trigger horseshoe bank is valued at $85 in "Warman's Americana & Collectibles Price Guide," edited by Harry L. Rinker ($17.45 postpaid from Wallace-Homestead Book Co., One Chilton Way, Radnor, Pa. 19089).
Q: I love old New England stories, legends and lore. Is there a publication I'd find interesting?
A: Yankee Magazine is loaded with New England-related articles, activities, lifestyles, recipes and legends and lore. The monthly magazine is $22 a year from Yankee, Box 10531, Des Moines, Iowa 50340-0531.