Woodbury Hardware. No date. Ca. 1950.
Black and white illustrations throughout, 54+2146pp, index, 11 x 8 1/2 inches, pictorial blue cloth-covered boards (hardbound). Light soiling and 2 short tears to head of spine; interior in very good clean condition with decorative bookplate to front pastedown. Tight binding; very good condition. An extensive catalog for Portland, Oregon-based Woodbury Hardware Company and an amazing resource for 1950s American culture. Includes everything from "Cross Sectional Views of Commonly Used Files", tires, and keys to Remington Firearms and Metal Toys and Novelties. Each item is illustrated with a text description and pricing below. Under Toys: Toni Doll and Huffy Convertible Bike both introduced in 1949 give this catalogue a date circa 1950; Fishing: Fly and Casting Lines, Spinners, Baits and Lures, Reels etc; Baseballs and gloves etc. Item #43078