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"Sears' Book of Bargains"

This edition will focus on the theme "Sears' Book of Bargains" and will feature articles on items sold through the Sears Roebuck Catalogue.

ANTIQUES:  Keeping Food Cold (Antique iceboxes)
                    
                      
COLLECTIBLES:
 
The Glory of Magic Lanterns
                                  
(Magic Lanterns)
                                
                                                                  
ANTIQUE SPOTLIGHT:
 The Queen of Pianos

                                            
(Upright pianos)
                                                                                         

SPECIAL FEATURE:
A Bigger and Better House for the Money
                                       (Sears kit houses)                                                                       
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COLLECTING:
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READERS ASK:
Four Times the Beauty
                              
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