Los Angeles. Superior Fireplaces. 1941.
Booklet, black and white photo illustrations, 7pp, 11 x 8 1/2 inches, pictorial paper wrappers. Postage stamp and typed address on back cover; good, clean condition. The booklet, folded for mailing purposes, describes and pictures "a metal form, consisting of firebox, throat and damper, around which the masonry walls of a fireplace are easily built. Any design may be used to suit the architecture." Several models are depicted in two different states: the bare metal form and the finished fireplace covered with a brick or stucco facade. There are two single sheet inserts accompanying the booklet. One from the manufacturer states: "Build your fireplace around a Superior unit and you will have the cheerfulness of the open fire as well as the efficiency of a warm air furnace." The booklet pictures various grills and registers available for the unit, also fans and grates. A book of designs is offered by the firm for 25¢. Overall, a most interesting booklet in good condition. Item #47354