Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on May 26, 1974 · Page 97
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Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 97

Charleston, West Virginia
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Sunday, May 26, 1974
Page 97
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MEASURE WITH MEMO: Handy for taking measurements and recording them on the spot, this 36* steel tape wfth automatic rewind (left) has a special pencil that fits into the case, a slide-out memo slate that erases automatically and can be used repeatedly, and a compartment under the slate containing weight and measurement charts. 3" x I 7 /*" x 3 A", with clip for belt and pocket $2,49 ppd. Rowan, Dept PP, Box 133,Ridgefield Park, N. /. 07660. PAR/TO OF moats TAKE A LOOK AT THESE NEW IDEAS FOR YOUR HOME AND FAMILY ·. BY PETER DRYDEN iration. Center: Inspiration (totally seamless proc to follow your curves., coordinated little to tfSigte s),$6.pMeft:V[n^ '^'"""""'^ " ' " ~ ' ^ M ^ ' Available at THEDIAMOMD-DCWNTOWN- COMPRESS AND SPRAY: You can use a new air compressor (above left) for a variety of spraying, inflating and other do-it- yourself jobs around the house. The portable, double-insulated unit delivers 55-65 pounds per square inch pressure for inflating tires, balls, toys and for blowing dust, dirt and debris from hard-to-reach places. With spraying accessories, it handles liquid garden chemicals, detergents, cleaners, and paint (latex as well as oil). A special caulking gun attachment lets you lay a smooth, even bead of sealant or adhesive. Compressor with inflator kit and spray gun: $49.99 in stores. Blad Decker Mfg. Co., Dept. PP, Towson, Md. 21204. SAFE ARCHERY: This indoor-outdoor archery set (above right) for children and adults uses a captive "no-flight" arrow that never leaves the bow. When you draw back and release the bow string, all that is propelled is a soft, plastic, suction- cupped shuttlecock. Set includes 4' fiber glass bow, cedar arrow, 4 shuttlecocks, target. About $11.95 in stores. 5outh Bend Toy, Dept. PP, Box 3675, Soutn Bend, Ind. 46628. OVER-THE-FLOOR WIRING: Useful in the office and perhaps in some home areas where you must run wires over the floor, a plastic-rubber wiring duct (above left) serves as a lay-flat .power extension, hugging the floor and avoiding stumbles. The moisture- and fire-resistant duct accommodates any wire or up to 3 A" outside diameter tubing. It's available pre-wired and with three-wire grounded duplex receptacle outlet in beige, brown, black, gray, green or yellow in lengths from 4', from $14.70 ppd. Winders Geist, Dept. PP, Box 83068, Lincoln, Nebr. 68501 . NEW FOR THE BOAT FISHERMAN: Bass rigs can be costly, but with a new seat (above right) you can convert your present 12 to 16 ft boat, claims the maker. It mounts on top of the original seat, has four height adjustments, swivels 360 degrees. Seat and post assembly are readily removable for car-topping a boat. Black, white, blue, green or yellow. $49 50 ppd. Hy-Rise Mfg. Co., Dept PP, 4 Springfield St., Chicopee, Mass. 01013. Sff no fP £! r nV tem ? re NC !7 aeh f rtisi "S- Write to source or manufacturer if not available in stores. Allow three to four weeks for a reply Manufacturers d.str.butors: PARADE will consider ideas but cannot correspond

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