Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on June 27, 1976 · Page 127
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Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 127

Charleston, West Virginia
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Sunday, June 27, 1976
Page 127
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M PARADE OF PROGRESS TAKE A LOOK AT THESE NEW IDEAS FOR YOUR HOME AND FAMILY · BY PETER DRYDEN POCKET-SIZE CB: You can use a tiny two-channel Citizens Band transceiver as a paging system, intercom, or communications link for business or pleasure. The five-ounce, W x TA" x 5'A" set has a line-of-sight. clear-channel range of up to five miles between itself and a companion unit and can receive signals as far as 25 miles from stronger base stations (claims the maker). No FCC license is needed since it generates a 100-milliwatt signal. A beep-tone paging system keeps the set silent until it is signaled by a companion unit. S42.2S per unit ppd. Details: ISA. Dept. PP, 4200 Dundee Rd., Northbrook, III. 60062. (above left) GLUE-THEM-YOURSELF CEDAR STRIPS: If you'd like to add the warmth of wood to your interior decorating, thin, flexible strips of Western red cedar veneer could be of interest. You can cut them with knife or scissors, apply them to flat or curved surfaces with standard paneling adhesive, create your own decorative designs on walls, ceilings, cabinets, furniture. A four-foot-long package contains 33'/2 square feet of strips with complete installation instructions. $13.95 in stores. PT Cedarstrip, Dept. PP. 1700 S.W. 4th Ave.. Portland, Oreg. 97207. (above right) DIRECTIONAL MOVIE MICROPHONE: A simple wav of recording from a distance without need for setting up conventional mike and wiring is provided by a sensitive, highly directional microphone you can attach to any Bell Howell Filmosonic super 8 magnetic-sound movie camera. The 21 Vj-inch-long, four- ounce mike is usable with camera either hand-held or tripod-mounted, folds almost in half for storage, operates on one AA batlery. Suggested retail price: $49.95. Bell Howell, Dept. PP, 2207 W. Howard St., Evanston, III. 60202. (above left) MAGNETIC COPYHOLDER: A new holder for secretaries, accountants, musicians and lecturers lets you stand copy at a desired angle and follow the lines by lightly flipping your fingers on a magnetic rod. It has a bottom holding ledge, accommodates steno book or sheets up to 9" x 12" size. S7.9S. Also available as a traveling case at $15. Rover Page, Dept. PP, 66 Court St., Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201. (above right) SPEED MONITOR FOR YOUR CAR: Set a new instrument for a top speed you don't want to exceed and you'll be alerted, wilhout taking eves from (he road, by a glowing red light as soon as you begin to go above that speed. It's easily mounted on the dashboard and connected with only three wires, can be used on any car, van; truck or recreation vehicle with 12-volt battery. 515.95. Perfection Automotive Products, Dept. PP, 12445 Levan Rd., Livonia. Mich. 48150. Parade of Progress items are NOT advertising. Write to source or manufacturer if items are not available in your store. Allow three to four weeks for a reply. Attention manufacturers and distributors: PARADE will consider your new ideas but regrels it cannot correspond. TABULOUS 6OMFORT! Here's softness, fashion, perfect fit, sensible pricing ... they're all yours in all four fabulous styles! *MANDY - $13.95 Women's indoor-outdoor leather loafers with padded insoles and easy going low heels. COLORS: WHITE. BONE. CAMEL. BLACK OR GOLD, SIZES: NARROW --5V 2 through 12 MEDIUM -- 4 through 12 WIDE -- 5 through 12 [NO HALF SIZES OVER 10) ''LINDA - $14.95 Soft, glove leather sandals with decorative, elastic rings for self- adjusting, perfect fit. Foam- cushioned insoles. 1 inch stacked heels. COLORS: WHITE. BONE. CAMEL OR GOLD. SIZES: 4 through 12 (WHOLE SIZES ONLY) (MEDIUM WIDTHS ONLY) TALLY - $9.95 Gathered and rope-tied canvas sandals with foam-cushioned insoles, crepe soles and rope- covered 2 inch wedge heels. COLORS: BEIGE, GREEN, YELLOW OR NAVY. SIZES: NARROW -- G through 12 MEDIUM -- 4'/ 2 through 12 (NO HALF SIZES OVER 10) (NO WIDE WIDTHS) TO ORDER USE COUPON OR SEND LETTER · Add SI.25 for postaqe · S1.00 extra for all sizes over 10 · Sorry, no C.O.D.'s · Refund if not dnlinhted 3OY-$9.95 Lively burlap Grasshoppers by Keds. Full padded insoles to cushion your step and rope-trimmed crepe soles. COLORS: WHITE BURLAP. BEIGE BURLAP OR BLUE DENIM. SIZES: NARROW -- 5'/ 2 through 12 MEDIUM -- 4 through 12 (NO HALF SIZES OVER 10) (NO WIDE WIDTHS) -- ORDER FORM Send orders to: SOFWEAR SHOES · 1811 San Jacinto · Dept. PF · Houston, Texas 77002 (Please Print) NAME , ADDRESS. CITY -ZIP. NAME OF SHOE SIZE WIDTH COLOR PRICE Texas residents add 5% sales tax. Add $1.25 postage TOTAL S 1811 SAN JACINTO HOUSTON. TEXAS 77002 /

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