Thread Number: 73816  /  Tag: Small Appliances
Two good books about housewares
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Post# 975081   12/23/2017 at 01:25 (207 days old) by fan-of-fans (Florida)        

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The vacuum cleaner history book I found quite intersting as well as the Waffle Iron History. They give a lot of info about when companies came about and closed.

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Post# 975093 , Reply# 1   12/23/2017 at 06:24 (207 days old) by tolivac (greenville nc)        

Another good book on kitchen equipment-the "Cooks Catalog" this book was published many years ago-you can find them in used bookstores or online places.I have a few copies!

Post# 975126 , Reply# 2   12/23/2017 at 09:10 (206 days old) by panthera (Rocky Mountains)        
Cool!

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Thanks! Great pictures. I love the way peoples' faces were drawn in the early 20th century - they all look like they're on the 1950's diet pills.


Post# 975131 , Reply# 3   12/23/2017 at 09:34 (206 days old) by TheSpiritOf76 (wichita kansas, Historic Midtowne.)        
Please post a seprate link...

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To the vacuum cleaner book?

Post# 975635 , Reply# 4   12/26/2017 at 21:11 (203 days old) by abcomatic (Bradford, Illinois)        

Love the waffle iron book. There is a picture on the cover of this book that shows that exact same waffle iron that I have in the kitchen. My grandmother bought it but I don't know when, maybe around 1934? It has 3 names in the brand. Landers etc. etc.? It works just fine and the original light bulb that signals when the waffles are done still works. I use Pam on it and there is no worry with sticking. Gary

Post# 975784 , Reply# 5   12/27/2017 at 18:13 (202 days old) by CircleW (NE Cincinnati OH area)        

Gary, your waffle iron would be a Landers, Frary & Clark; they were the manufacturer of the Universal brand of appliances.

Post# 975850 , Reply# 6   12/28/2017 at 09:02 (201 days old) by abcomatic (Bradford, Illinois)        

HI Tom, thanks, that's right. It still looks good but the handles etc are starting to show their age but turning a brown color.




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