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Category: All Categories: Ephemera: Trade Catalogs
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1.

Illustrated Catalogue 1889; Louie DeTice, Ellenville, NY
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Publisher: Warner D. Bundens, 1974 Woodbury, NJ.
Book. Book condition: Near Fine. Soft cover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall "13th Annual Illustrated Catalogue (1889) of the busiest house in America containing illustrations and prices of a few leading and staple styles of Diamonds, Watches, Jewelry, Silverware, Clocks, Canes, Umbrellas, Opera Glasses, Gold Spectacles, Eye Glasses, Etc." This is a facsimile reproduction of the original catalogue published in 1889. Each item shows a detailed engraved illustration of the product, with price. 472 pages. Book is in NEAR FINE condition. Paper wrappers.

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The Picture Book of BGR Products
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Publisher: Barnes-Gibson-Raymond, 1952 Plymouth, MI.
Book. Book condition: Good. Soft cover 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall "The main idea of this booklet is to acquaint spring users with the various kinds of workmanship that we can furnish. Design and technical data are not included as these subjects are covered fully in our handbook and also in serial form. Our products vary so much in their uses, types, shapes, sizes, and materials that it is difficult to describe them properly. Each year we make thousands of different springs and related parts for numerous mechanical requirements. Orders range in quantities from a single spring up to millions.." 97 pages with index. Book is in GOOD condition. Hard paper wrappers.

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Stock Gears for Immediate Shipment: Catalogue and Price List No. 50, Grant Gear Works, Inc.
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Publisher: Grant Gear Works, Inc., 1927 Boston, MA.
Book. Book condition: Fair to Good. Soft cover 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall This is a complete catalogue of gears and worm reduction units available from this company in 1927. Grant also produced custom gears to order. Each gear is illustrated, sized and priced. 132 pages. Book is in FAIR condition; note tape used to reinforce spine (see photo). Paper wrappers.

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Carey Machinery & Supply Co. Catalog M - 1947
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Publisher: Carey Machinery & Supply Co., 1947 Baltimore, MD.
Book. Book condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardcover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Carey was a leading supplier of machine tools, metal and woodworking machinery, pumps and compressors, power transmission and material handling equipment, steam supplies and specialties, mill and general industrial supplies, and safety and fire equipment. "Catalog M is the Thirteenth Edition issued since the establishment of our business over fifty years ago, the fist edition being issued in 1887. It has been compiled with a view of placing in your hands a comprehensive publication covering a complete line of Machinery and General Industrial, Mill and Steam Supplies. You will note that since our last catalog was published, we have added a number of new and important lines..Manufacturers' standard lists are shown where possible.." Each item in the catalog is illustrated, described, and priced. 740 pages. Book is in GOOD condition. No dust jacket.

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Alcoa, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
SCREW MACHINE PRODUCTS OF ALUMINUM
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Publisher: Aluminum Company of America Pittsburgh: 1930.
Paperbound booklet, small 8vo (8.25 x 5.25"), stiff black paper wraps printed in red-orange and aluminum-silver "metallic." 52 pp., illustrated with sharp B&W photos of aluminum screws and machine parts and specification tables. The endpapers and every page of this beautiful booklet are decorated with orange-red and aluminum ink. The clay-coated pages shimmer as though this was produced yesterday. A lovely printing example as well as a an interesting trade catalog. Lower right corner tips nudged, else Near Fine condition. [ephemera] First Thus No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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Aurora  
Aurora 1970 Catalog : Aurora Hobby Kits, the World in Miniature

Publisher: Aurora Plastics Corporation; N. Y. : 1970.
Near Fine Softcover ISBN: 0998355984 48 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Large softcover, bright green covers, fold-and-staple binding, 48 pages, tons of full color photos and illustrations, glossy throughout. ; Includes model aircraft, tanks, warships, racing cars, surf buggies, psychedelic scene machines, vehicles and spaceships from television, classic movie monsters, more. ; This item is from the collection of Peter H. Foss. ; Almost no wear. Covers show some very light thumb creases, as usual.

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7.
Aurora  
Aurora 1971 Catalog : Scale Model Hobby Kits from Aurora Products Corp
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Publisher: Aurora Products Corporation; N. Y. : 1971.
Very Good+ Softcover 36 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Large softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 36 pages, full color photos and illustrations throughout. ; Includes model monster scenes, aircraft, tanks, phota-scope kits, naval ships, race cars, surf buggies, scene machines, movie and television vehicles, more. ; This item is from the collection of Peter H. Foss. ; A touch of edgewear only.

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8.
Aurora  
Aurora 1977 Hobby Kit Catalog : Prestige Series, Aurora Heller, Aurora Esci

Publisher: Aurora Plastics Corporation; West Hempstead, N. Y. : 1977.
Very Good+ Softcover 48 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Large softcover, full-color illustration of magnificent French man-o-war Soleil Royal on front, fold-and-staple binding, 48 glossy pages including covers, full color illustrations throughout. ; Includes military sailing ships, aircraft, motorcycles, tanks, WW1 fighter planes, WW2 military men, street rods, Ghidrah and other classic movie monsters, science fiction spaceships, more. ; This item is from the collection of Peter H. Foss. ; No marks. Almost no wear. A touch of wear to tips only. ; With this item you will also get Heller 2002 catalog, 52 color glossy pages.

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9.
Bailey Manufacturing Company, Illustrated by: Wood Engravings  
Trade Catalog: FINE ROAD WAGONS,
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Publisher: Bailey Manufacturing Co. New York.
Folded longsheet, 4.25 x 6.25 inches folded, about 17 x 6.25 unfolded, with four pages (eight panes). Full-pane illustrations and descriptions of Bailey's Patent Side-Bar Wagon, Jefferson Top Road Wagon, Richards' Road Wagon, Bailey Patent Cross Springs for Side-Bar Wagons (with a page of directions), and Extension top Surrey. Nice vivid images. Not dated, c. 1885-1895 at a guess. Nicely age-toned (light), bottom edge of cover fold a little bit chipped, otherwise a clean and interesting piece. Bailey's Manf'g advertised from No. 32 Dey Street, corner New Church, in New York. They also sold harness, whips, halters, etc. CATA 1990 First Edition No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" Tall (folded) Leaflet

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10.
Benjamin Foster Company  
Foster Products (1946)
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Publisher: Benjamin Foster Company, 1946 Philadelphia, PA.
Book. Book condition: Very Good. Soft cover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall "The scientific developments of the last 5 years, climaxed by the liberation of atomic power, have demonstrated beyond all question the importance and necessity of chemical research and engineering in industry. Back in 1936, an officer in the United States Navy stated that one of the greatest contributions this company or any paint manufacturer could ever make to the welfare of the United States, would be the development of a fire-retardant paint for War Ships..It seem symbolical that the first really fire-retardant paint ever used extensively on a U.S. Navy War Ship was furnished by this Company for use on the Aircraft Carrier INDEPENDENCE..in December, 1942..Now this vast knowledge of new raw materials and compounding methods is being applied to the development of new and improved products for peacetime use. Adhesive Cements, Surface Coatings, Paints, Caulking and Sealing Compounds, Sound Deadening and Anti-Sweat Compounds..with physical properties never before dreamed possible in civilian products are available..The inside pages of this catalogue provi9de descriptive data on all Foster Products, both Industrial and Consumer Goods.." Well illustrated. 32 pages. Book is in VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

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11.
Bennett Brothers, Inc.  
Blue Book of Quality Merchandise 1960
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Publisher: Bennett Brothers, Inc., 1959 New York.
Book. Book condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardcover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall "..In line with advances in the manufacture of new products, new styling and higher quality, the House of Bennett presents in this 1960 Blue Book the finest selections we have ever offered. The thousands of items presented are through direct factory connections and as their distributor we service the dealers of America and the industrial users for sales incentive programs. This catalog illustrates the latest and the best in nationally advertised standard brand merchandise in qualities that are unquestioned. However, the discriminating buyer will realize that every product we distribute (even though it be a line not nationally advertised) is fully and completely guaranteed by the House of Bennett backed by nearly 60 years experience and 'know-how'.." Product lines include diamonds, watches, silverware, jewelry, luggage, giftware, furs, sporting goods, clocks, appliances and furniture. 876 pages. Book is in GOOD condition; wear to cover; interior pages are clean and complete; binding tight. No dust jacket (as issued).

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12.
BRITISH ROPES Canadian Factory Ltd, Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations  
BRITISH ROPES Canadian Factory Ltd. Catalogue No. 1
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Publisher: Canadian Factory Ltd. Granville Island, Vancouver B.C. 1934.
Dark blue cloth hardcover with gilt stamped titles and gilt and red logo, light blue endpapers. 151 pages, indexed, illustrated with B&W photos, drawings, diagrams. British Ropes logo in red and blue on every page; blue strand ropes illuminated with blue. An excellent handbook that not only illustrates types of wire rope and its applications to industries such as logging and forestry, oil-well drilling, marine and industrial application, suspension bridges and the like, it also contains a short history of the firm in British Columbia's industrial history. Nicely illustrated throughout with photos of industrial applications as well as cross-sections and lenths of wire rope. (Interesting note: according to the text, crude wire rope was discovered in the ruins of Pompeii!) Covers have moderate edgewear, corners a bit softened. Cover colors and gilt are bright and appealing. Previous owner's names on front paste-down, one in ink and one in pencil. A nice copy of the original Catalogue No. 1 (not a reprint or anniversary edition). CATALOGS 3699 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Condition 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Catalog

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13.
Columbia Records  
COLUMBIA RECORDS - CATALOG

Publisher: Columbia Recording Corpoeration Bridgeport Pennsylvania 1942.
Heavy paper wraps printed in colors. 423 + [12] pages. Moderate edgewear to covers, corner creases, very faint distributor's rubber stamp on front cover. Paper toned but otherwise clean and sound internally. TRADE CAT 2921 1942 Edition Paperbound. Good Condition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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14.
DuMaurier Company., Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations  
Magic Eyes: A Catalog Plus Six pieces of Related Ephemera

Publisher: DuMaurier Co., Elmira NY: 1934.
Catalog is paperbound in peach, blue, and black illustrated wraps (buck beside lake with binoculars in foreground), 34 pages plus order form, illustrated in B&W throughout. Includes optical instruments such as binoculars, microscopes, and telescopes for popular use. Laid in are: a single-fold small sheet, one page, for New Improved Prismatic Rifle Scopes; single-fold large sheet, one page, list of salesman samples and used glasses (with additional pictorial ads); small single sheet, one page ad for DuMaurier Field Glass (illustrated); large single-fold sheet, 2 pages with illustrated ads for The Trooper sunglasses, 15-Power telescope, Puma Hunting Knives, and other optical devices (including a 39-cent "Genuine U.S. Army Trench Periscope). Also the original mailing envelope (illustrated, stamped and canceled) and an unused order envelope. All very good except mailing envelope has a little edge damage and a couple of stains. The catalog is very good with narrowly creased lower corner, a couple of very small spots, rust at staples. CATALOG 4136 Edition Not Stated Paperbound Very Good Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Catalog

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15.
Fisher Scientific Company.  
FISHER'S MODERN LABORATORY APPLIANCES for Chemical, Metallurgical, Pathological Laboratories.

Publisher: Fisher Scientific Company [Pittsburgh, PA, etc.]. 1952..
viii, 968pp. Extra tall 8vo. Black cloth with silver-lettered front cover & spine. B/w illustrations & photos with index. Binding is tight. Slight tanning to the textblock & page edges o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. Note: Due to this book's weight (7 lbs.), it may require extra postage for Priority Mail shipping.

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16.
Gleason-Tiebout Glass Co. Celestialite Division.  
Out of the Darkness / Celestialite

Publisher: New York, Gleason-Tiebout Glass Co. Celestialite Division., 1929.
19 p., illus., 25 cm. Pictorial cover tile: Celestialite. "Celestialite brings artificial light closer to daylight." Stock# 43,931. Vg / trade catalog.

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17.
John A. Eberly  
Latch Needles, Sinkers, Points, etc. Catalog II. High Grade Mill Specialties
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Publisher: John A. Eberly, 1938 Reading, PA.
Book. Book condition: Good. Soft cover 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Undated; ca. late 1930s. "Giving important measurements of Latch Needles used mostly, a general description of Sewing Machine Needles, etc." "In presenting this catalog to our patrons and prospective customers, it may be proper to state that it has been prepared in response to frequent requests for a catalog of latch needles. Needles, Sinkers, Points and the varied line of supplies used by KInitting Mills, Shoe Factories, Shirt Factories and the cutting up trade. In the designing of this catalogue our primary thought was to provide you wi9th a hand book of practicability and have therefore in a limited way given information which may be of value and feel that same will be preserved for future reference.." This company offered a complete, full line of the products noted above.A revised price list, dated July 1939, has been laid in. Well illustrated. 109 pages. Book is in GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

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18.
L. L. Bean Staff, Illustrated by: Chuck Ripper Cover  
L. L. BEAN Spring 1972 [Catalog]
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Publisher: L. L. Bean Freeport, Maine: 1972.
Glazed paper wraps with color illustration by Chuck Ripper. 120 pages, illustrated in B&W and color. Lots of equipment for camping, fishing, hiking, and other outdoor activities. Outdoor clothing and gear. The coolest. A few upper page corners gently creased, faint smudges on cover, small scuff mark on cover, overall very good, clean condition. TRADE CAT 2897 First Edition Thus Paperbound Very Good Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall (Square format) Trade Catalog

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19.
L. S. Starrett Co.  
Starrett Hacksaws and Band Saws (Third Edition)
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Publisher: L. S. Starrett Co. , 1948 Athol, MA.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Soft cover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 'In the preparation of this Sales and Service Guide covering Hacksaws for all cutting purposes, and Band Saws for cutting all Metals and Alloys, Wood, Plastic and special materials our aim has been to give the necessary information and data, in the most simplified manner, making it as convenient and easy to use as possible." Illustrated. 32 pages. Book is in GOOD or better condition. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

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20.
Lancaster Wholesale Grocery Co.  
Order Catalog Lancaster Wholesale Grocery Co. (January, 1958)
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Publisher: Lancaster Wholesale Grocery Co., 1958 Lancaster, PA.
Book. Book condition: Fair. Soft cover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall "This book is published as a confidential price list and a quick, economical method of purchasing for the exclusive use of the members.." The company was a major wholesale grocery supplier in the Lancaster, Pennsylvania, area. The catalog includes both groceries and household products. Not paginated. Book is in FAIR condition; aging and edgewear. Paper wrappers.

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21.
Lyon & Healy.  
LYON & HEALY'S CATALOGUE OF FINE VIOLINS: mdcccciii. Including the very celebrated historical violins which formed the well-known HAWLEY COLLECTION.

Publisher: Lyon & Healy [Chicago]. 1903. (1903)..
140pp. Oblong 24mo. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. Frontispiece + 20 other color plates on coated paper show 38 violins & 6 bows. This catalog includes a incredible cross-section of the best violins ever made from the 17th thru the early 19th centuries. Among the legendary violins featured, are several original Stradivarius violins & the examples from the other Cremona families such as Amati, Bergonzi, Guarnieri, & Ruggeri. Descriptions & prices of each violin are given & many facsimiles of violin labels are shown. The catalog is comprised of a Preface, 'How You Can Buy', a woodcut of 2 medieval musicians dated 1879, 'The Hawley Collection', 'Important Announcement' (concerning the Hawley Collection), 'Catalogue of the Lyon & Healey Collection of Rare Old Violins, 1903 - 1904', 'Strings', 'Restoration of Old Violins', 'Technical and Other Violin Works', 'A New Departure in New Violins', 'Violins for Beginners, Pupils and Orchestra Playing' & 'Practical Hints on the Care of Violins'. The final page contains 'The Poor Fiddler's Ode to His Old Fiddle' printed within the shape of a violin. Contents are Fine, i.e. no defects. Covers moderately stained with some edge wear, spine extremes rubbed, lower left corner of the back cover heavily bumped & little bump on the right edge of the front cover, some wear to gilt on the spine o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects.

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22.
Mattel  
Mattel Preschool Catalog 1980 : Toys for Today's Kids
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Publisher: Mattel; Hawthorne, Calif: 1980.
Near Fine Softcover 12 pages; Mattel catalog of toys for preschool children, long narrow accordion-folded, 12 color glossy panels featuring First Wheels, Softuf, Tuff Stuff, See N Say toys, Chatter Chums, Alphabet Phone Talking Toy and more. ; Measures 5.75 x 2.75 inches (146 x 70 mm) folded, as issued. ; Only very light wear. No marks.

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Montgomery Ward  
Montgomery Ward Catalog - Spring & summer, 1977
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Publisher: Montgomery ward, Baltimore, 1977.
VG softback. Pictorial cover with a little edge wear, bumped corners, a few scuffs. Tight Binding. 11 x 8", 1186 pp with many illustrations, including original order form.

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Montgomery Ward Company, Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations  
GREAT JUBILEE SALE - 1906 Special Catalog
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Publisher: Montgomery Ward Chicago Illinois 1906.
Wonderful little special Montgomery Ward catalog, celebrating the opening of their new building at Chicago Bridge Avenue in 1906. In horizontal format, it has a red-white-blue striped cover (with diagonal stripes). Internally pages are prnted on white and blue paper. Advertises men's, women's, and childrens' fashions, farm implements and tools, kitchenware and cupboards, a farm wagon, folding knife and other cutlery, mission-style library furnitue, sewing machine, rugs, and many other items at special prices. Oh boy, if we could only mail order and get those prices now! The new building is pictured on the back cover. This was the era when Wards and Sears were competing for mail-order dominance. In very good and clean condition with one short closed tear at bottom edge of front cover, otherwise clean and unmarked throughout. A real charmer and a scarce an important piece of cultural history and Chicago business history. TRADE CATS 3777 First And Only Edition Paperbound Very Good Condition 3.75 x 8.75 Inches Catalog

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No Author Stated, Illustrated by: Half-tone Photos  
CATALOGUE OF REFRIGERATOR HARDWARE, VOL. C

Publisher: Dent Hardware Company Fullerton PA.
Heavy bown wraps nicely printed. 24 pages on quality glazed paper, nearly every page featuring half-tone images of hinges, fasteners, levers, traps, and other refrigerator hardware. Not dated, circa mid-1920s. Crisp and clean, no wear or marks. Original Edition Paperbound Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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No Author Stated, Illustrated by: Half-tone Photos  
CATALOGUE OF REFRIGERATOR HARDWARE, VOL. C

Publisher: Dent Hardware Company Fullerton PA.
Heavy bown wraps nicely printed. 24 pages on quality glazed paper, nearly every page featuring half-tone images of hinges, fasteners, levers, traps, and other refrigerator hardware. Not dated, circa mid-1920s. Crisp and clean, a few small marks on cover so near fine only. Original Edition Paperbound Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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R.M. Wade & Co., Illustrated by: B&W Half-tones  
R.M. WADE & CO CATALOG

Publisher: R.M. Wade & Co Portland, OR 1953.
Binder, stiff black wraps highly embossed and printed in yellow, 9.75 X 6.5", glazed paper pages. 202 pages, illustrated with B&W photos and photo-gravure type images of equipment. This is a counter catalog, No. 89, from the R.M. Wade & Co., major f arm equipment distributors in Portland Oregon since 1865. Ilustrations, descriptions, and price lists included for bailers, pumps, harvesters, loaders, etc., plus items such as windmill towers and potato pickers. First page ("To the Trade" letter fr om the company president) is torn loose at one ring, has some age spotting from cover material. Everything else is clean and spiffy and Very Good Plus. First Thus No Dust Jacket as Issued Heavy Binder Very Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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RCA Victor Company  
HIS MASTER'S VOICE Recorded Music (Catalog)

Publisher: Gramaphone Company Limited Hayes, Middlesex, England 1943.
Heavy paper wraps in red, beige, and black. 372 pages listing Victor recordings. Moderate edgewear, a manufacturing wrinkle and some pale reddish spots on front cover, some scattered pencil ticks and price notations in text. Overall good condition on somewhat aged paper. TRADE CAT 2920 1942-1943 Edition Paperbound Good Condition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall Trade Catalog

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29.
Samuel J. Shimer & Sons, Inc.  
The Shimer Cutter Heads and Cutters: Catalogue and Pattern Book No. 51
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Publisher: Samuel J. Shimer & Sons, Inc., 1949 Milton, PA.
Book. Book condition: Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall "In this our No. 51 Catalogue we present many of the important tools which are used in the manufacture of high grade mill work. We have also included patterns of every design which make the book doubly valuable in the mill or office. Our constant aim is to produce a woodworking tool which will make a good return for the user. This necessitated the selection of quality steels, the careful designing, the care of experienced men in manufacturing and putting out such a tool. That is the reason for the popularity of the Shimer Cutter Head. It is built with the view of production at lower costs in connection with any matching, moulding or tenoning machine.." Each product is fully described, illustrated and priced. In addition, instructions in the correct use of each product is provided. 192 pages + index. Book is in fair to GOOD condition; wear to cover. Paper wrappers.

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30.
Sears Roebuck  
Color Perfect Wallpaper 1940 : A Distinctive Portfolio of Distinctive Wallpaper
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Publisher: Sears Roebuck & Company; Chicago: 1940.
Very Good Softcover 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; 150 authentic 1940 wallpaper samples bound into a softcover portfolio, with original retailprices and rollage charts. ; Sections include: Economy group. Budget group. Decorator group. Designed for Joan Bennett. Designed for Hedda Hopper. ; A fabulous mid-century assortment of popular designs: floral designs, stripes, landscapes, abstract art, sailboats, more. ; Portfolio shows light soiling and minor edgewear. Two samples have small corner creases. No other defects. Quite rare.

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Seattle Hardware Company, Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations  
Seattle Hardware Company Catalog No. 9

Publisher: Seattle Hardware Company Seattle Washington.
Dark brown pebbled cloth hardcover with embossed spine titles and embossed and gilt cover title and cameo decoration; brown endpapers. 12 x 8.75 inches, 2.5 inches thick. Not dated (late 1920s) XXXII +1898 + II (2) pages. Tabbed index. Illustrations of many thousands of items. This is an amazing compendium of the working tools and living necessities of the Pacific Northwest when it was still a fairly raw, wild, and woody place. Huge variety of tools for logging (lumbering), carpentry, etc. Sections on wood ranges and stoves, poultry rearing, pocket knives, dog sleds and harness, axes, wedges, saws, fishing tackle, welding tools and supplies. kitchenware (especially industrial), blasting supplies, mowers, machining tools..you get the idea. A few odd items such as toy wagons, velocipede, and golf supplies. Nothing girlie in here! CONDITION: A remarkably clean, tight copy with minor wear at corner tips, bottom corners worn through at tips. Pages have mellowed with age as expected. A small cluster of pages at the rear of the volume are creased/dogged, easily ironed flat with a little time and patience. A respectable collector copy and a superb reference. HEAVY VOLUME: extra shipping charges may apply. TRADE CATALOGS 4035 Annual Edition No Dust Jacket (as issued) Hard Cover Very Good Condition Large 4to. Trade Catalog

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32.
Spiegel, Illustrated by: Photo Illustrations  
Spiegel Catalog: Anniversary Book 1949 (With Items Laid in)
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Publisher: Spiegel Chicago Illinois 1949.
Special 84th anniversary issue of Spiegel's catalog (in addition to the large catalog, not present). LAID IN are an address label stuck to a receipt, a clean folded order blank, and a folded sheet encouraging the opening of a charge account. Catalog has bright color photo of woman and child in somewhat ridicuslous looking matching dresses. 139 pages sampling fashions, children's wear, furniture, furnishings, camping equimment, lawn mowers, vacuum cleaners, radios, photographs, housewares and other goods. Very good condition with a small cover ship near spine head, a couple of very small surface scrapes, bottom of back cover page chipped off about 1/3 inch for most of its length. Touch of rust at (interior) staples, no bleeding into paper.A few items with price updates in pencil on back cover. CATALOG 4184 First Edition Paperbound Very Good Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Catalog

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33.
Stanley, Myra  
Ronnie's Complete Guide to Decorating with Fiber Glass : 1001 Easy Ways to Solve Window and Wall Problems and Save Money Too (Fiberglas)

Publisher: Ronnie Sales; Fairview, N. J. : 1962.
Very Good Tenth Edition Softcover 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Oblong softcover, fold-and-staple binding, dozens of small photos of color selections, 21 full-color photos of home furnishings, numerous tables of retailprices, 11 swatches (of 14 called for) of different colors and textures tipped in, as issed. ; Promotional item and catalog for Ronnie's high-fashion drapieries, curtains and yard goods of Fairview, New Jersey. The product name is shown both as Fiber Glass and Fiberglas. ; Three swatches are missing. Otherwise item shows only minor wear. ; Laid in: 1) business-reply envelope from Ronnie's, 2) two blank order forms.

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34.
Starrett, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
STARRETT PRECISION TOOLS, GAGES, AND SAWS, CATALOG NO. 28

Publisher: Starrett Company Massachusettes 1979.
Color printed wraps.528 pages, fully illustsrated. Name and rubber stamp on top and bottom block ends, very light cover wear, all else clean and tight. First Edition Paperbound Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Trade Catalog

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35.
The Dent Hardware Co.l  
Refrigerator Hardware: Commercial and Display Case Equipment Catalog
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Publisher: The Dent Hardware Co., 1948 Fullerton, PA.
Book. Book condition: Good to Very Good. Soft cover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall "There has been an increasing demand by the trade for a catalogue illustrating a complete line of not only door hardware but a great number of other items such as are required by manufacturers of high-grade Commercial Equipment. To meet this demand we have endeavored to make the present edition as up-to-date as possible.." Each item is illustrated and fully described with specifications. 58 pages. Book is in GOOD to VERY GOOD condition; some wear to front edge of cover. Softcover.

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36.
Tool Catalog  
CATALOG NO. 57, THE GENERAL TOOL COMPANY

Publisher: General Tool Comapny, Portland, OR: Kenton Station 1957.
Hardcover catalog, Qto (about 11 X 7-5/8"), red cloth with white and black titles and image of "General Tool" saluting. 398 pp, fully illustrated with B&W half-tones and drawings, with a two-page color ad for Norton grinding wheels. This is a counter catalog, well worn along the bottom cover edge, one small nick in fore edge, wear on tips and spine extremities, light hand soil on cover. Internally very clean with entries for a wide variety of tools, both power and hand and all nicely illustrated. Some makers include Stanley, Millers Falls, Defiance, Yankee, Disston, Thor, Starrett, from hammers to lathes and everything between. First Thus Hard Cover Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

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37.
Trade Catalog:  
CLOUD CAP CHALET CATALOG FOR 1971

Publisher: Cloud Cap Chalet, Portland, OR: Kenton Station 1971.
Catalog, paperbound, 11 X 8-1/2", stiff glazed wraps with David Falconer's superb aerial B&W photo of Mt. Hood. 42 pp. plus 2 pp. ordering info, illustrated with B&W photos of equipment and outdoor scenes. Climbing/camping gear, survival equipment, kayaks. Oh, those prices..! This catalog is in Very Good-plus condition, with one sleeping bag description checked in ink. First Serial Editon Paperbound Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

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Victor Record Company, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
VICTOR RECORD CATALOG May 1918

Publisher: Victor Record Company.
Paperbound catalog with printed covers including 'Nipper' at the Victrola (His Master's Voice). Pages not numbered (thick, on thin paper), includes a section for Red Seal recordings. Lists are by artist, title, category, etc. Nice little cameo photos of some artists, scenes, etc. Moderate edgewear, spine chipped at foot and with short separations along fold, small dark spot on lower cover corner, agent's label on rear cover, internally clean. TRADE CAT 3282 Edition Not Stated Paperbound Good Condition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Trade Catalog

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39.
Zonne Electric Tool Co., Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
ZONNE ELECTRIC TOOL CO. CATALOG
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Publisher: Zonne Electric Tool Co. Los Angeles 1938.
Stiff gray wraps printed in black and red. 49 pages, completely illustrated with B&W photos of electric tools including Clark, Stanley, Skillsaw, Millers, Haskins. Drills, saws, grinders, etc. Slight age tone to covers, very tiny wear mark at spine foot, all else very crisp and clean. (Date 5-23-38 written in pencil on title page.) First Thus No Dust Jacket as Issued Paperbound Very Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Catalog (catalogue)

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