Aug 17 1935, Wpg Tribune
NEW MODELS OFFERED BY RCA VICTOR New models for the R.C.A. Victor Victor radio are now In the city and dealers assembled at the Fort Garry hotel (Jh Friday inspected them with enthusiasm and also enjoyed a dinner meeting at which Roy Aj Forbes, general manager of R.C.A. Victor in Canada, explained the new refinements and advances in his company's product snd dealt interestingly interestingly with business conditions and the outlook for the coming year. Pat Burns, district manager of R.C.A. Victor In Canada, presided presided at the meeting, which was attended by 85 Victor representatives. representatives. Stressing first the Immense organization organization behind the Victor product and the completely modern plant with skilled research workers workers ever on the alert to Improve the product, Mr. Forbes drew attention attention to the advantages of metal tubes, magic eye tuning, and selector dial which will feature the Victor models this year. The magic eye, a popular Victor development, development, permits of visual tuning by light and insures closer selection selection and a better, richer choice of volume and tone. The vital Importance Importance of thn - e qualities would, he said, be recognized by all radio listeners In. Metal tubes, too, provide both electrical and mechanical benefits. They are practically unbreakable which Insures a great saving to producer, retailer end user, as witn the elimination of tube breakage it is possible to reduce handling, packing and shipping conts. Longer tube life is also assured, another important factor to Victor advantage. advantage. The new cablet models for this season are more beautiful than ever before. No expense has been spared to bring the Victor radio to Its public as a beautiful piece of furniture which will be an ornament ornament in any room, as well as ths finest radio that skill can devise and money produce. Victor, this season, as last, purposes purposes to lead in the all - wave field and Indications are that the new mode's will meet with an enthusiastic enthusiastic reception from the publlo already already thoroughly eetzed of ths Victor quality product The meeting meeting was one of a series being held throughout Western Canada.