The Des Moines Register from Des Moines, Iowa on August 31, 1975 · Page 21
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August 31, 1975

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The Des Moines Register from Des Moines, Iowa · Page 21

Des Moines, Iowa
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Sunday, August 31, 1975
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We know what wonderful bargains you find at garago sales. Well. . . we have the biggest garage in town lust loaded with bargains. . .So wo decided ' • •• •••'•• 1 \:' •':••'';.''• r^ ,•"• •••-. ".'. • • . .-.'•: /,•••.-!>'•".•.•/.* \' : • , • ' to have a Garago Male on Labor Day Weekend. 10A.M.to6P.M SUN. & MON. Op»n Labor Day First time ever . . Read every word! Sjs 1 !l m m. Truthfully, we don't really have a garage, but we do have quite a number of odd furniture pieces, ones of a kind demonstrators, discontinued floor models, some that have been around a'little too long. . . and let's face it. . . Some mistakes on our part. What better way to get rid of ail these items quickly than to have a good old fashioned garage sale where everyone has come to expect bargains. If you heed furniture, bedding or anything else for your home... and want to GET in on some real great savings, now is the time! And Furnitureland is the place to find it... at the lowest prices YOU'LL find anywhere around. It's going to be Sunday 10 A.M. to 6P.M. and Monday 10 A.M. to 6 P.M. We have been remarking every single item in the store and rechecking every item in the warehouse... we are making NO EXCEPTIONS.Jyery item in the^store is givena_DO{J- V^T Y!t A 1__ /flM A. ^^__-wi-.— —-^—--^—. '- L»—_—_ —— IAA.IB «k4> «4> if 4.l»«t«* *l«*4t'4* 1«1*«« «4n 4-MA *%««t^iA fff\4*f» An/\v\v\A/4 1 Tf*n for us because i«re MOVE old inventory quick. For openers. . . here's a real good one to set the pace. . . . We'll SACRIFICE a dining room set . . .Mediterranean. It is a 40x60 oval style table by Singer with 4 chairs from a different group . . . all fine quality but a floor sample. Previously priced at $599. Today and Tomorrow the 5-piece set is reduced to $173. Nice door mirrors arei6"wide and 56" tall. Beautifully shaped design, great for a HALLWAY. ^ Previously $49.95. Just a few DISCOS left. Priced at $10 each. Some solid maple coffee tables, 20" wide by 54" long. Have a gallery at each end, are beautifully finished with a big, turned leg . . . Ourprpblem ^ .loo many coffee tables for the- number of ends and other tables on hand and the'series is discontinued. Originally priced at $79.00 . . . previously reduced to $48 ... This WEEKEND we balance our stock . . . We'll sell coffee tables at $23. ; ^ ^^ Some bookcases that are 24" wide, 12'! deep and 72" tall, they look like the $79 ones you've seen advertised although pur regular price was only $44. They .have 4 deep shelves with room for TALL books. Another DISCO and the price goes down to $32 and we have them in quantity ... A pair of Mr. and ;Mrs. chairs, textured cover, both chairs originally priced at $199. They're samples. We'll take $75 for both of them. A quantity of octagon tables in Walnut with plastic tops are left from regular stock. We're closing them OUT today and' tomorrow for $22 each. . .Same deal with some Bassett tables, which include several styles ... a Bassett table, originally priced at $59.95 will go for $23. ^ A few more prices to -let you know there is merchandise from ever^ department. Like the olive Dixie LOVE seat in quilted velvet. Previously priced at $279 . . . today and tomorrow $117. Like the avacado colored Schweiger sofa-Bed at $399 — Today and tomorrow $m. And a white Fur Sofaand 2 chairs, were $899 osteal it at $472. _ •-.'., A big lounge s||aiy in Red Velvet Fur — dito'taell at $219 ^wiU try $77 today and tomorrow. ATanreclinexfromDrimas,ii A gold velvet Recliner from Burris reduced to $93 and a gold and green tweed combination with some stitching flaw, reduced to $41. HUTCH TOPS!?* No bottoms. . . either 29" or 42" wide have 9" deep shelves. Can be used as bookcase top for a desk. Previously priced at $79 and $89.. . 'Will try at $12 each today and tomorrow. /. And then there is a Queen-size headboard from Bassett, Previouslypriced at $129, in walnut finish left odd — today and tomorrow $29., From DMI, a huge dresser with mirror, a 36" chest andqueen size headboard... Previously $369 — today and tomorrow $199. ..^ , Alotbf pictures will be closed out-like the Seascape that didn't sell at $39.95 will be down to $10, or the Indian Chief with a SKINNED KNEE -from $29 to $9. Some Velvet Sofas were SHIPPED in the wrong color and a substitute fabric ... would have been priced at $329 if as originally ordered, we have ONLY Avocado/We'll take $188today and tomorrow for those that are left. Some~dealers pay more at the factory. . . Some Modern Sofas came in the WRONG color, normally,priced in a group. We sold, some of the Chairs but NOT many Sofas. Today and tdmorrbw we'll PRICE them at$167! . .Some COLONIAL 3 Cushion Sofas. . .in a print. . .were previously priced at $239. We're DOWN to the last few and won't reorder. Take the SAMPLES for $147. . . If you've read this far and haven't FOUND what you want, don^ GIVE UP. We have planned a WILD 16 hours wrap-up of our after-Inventory Markdown Sale. We were really generous on markdowns this year. . . we cannot afford to tie uplloor space: with one of & kmtt mdse.. . . We gave our manager full freedom of markdowns for this Sale — Last chance to move out hundreds of items at giveaway prices. Some of these items just HAVEN T sold . .. some have been LOST in our warehouse. . . Some left odd. . . We want to move them. . . Let's get on with some more items. . .and prices ... Does this mean everything is half off or more?. . . Of course not. . . Some is even at the irregular low FURNITURELAND price... but for these 16 hours you will find more wild prices than before . . . This time of the year, just after the warehouse INVENTORY, the trucks bring more up everyday and this is not the time of the year for us to worry about mark-up or profit. We just sell off hundreds of items that tie up and increase our inventory. We've had our sale . . . Now this 16 hours is the final wrap up ... prices are now reduced. . . they are chopped. . . hacked. . . smashed... to get rid of all the Dogs, Cats and Disco's. And have we got bedrooms... a CORONET Triple Dresser... framed mirror - and headboard... Previously priced $369.... Now $177. ' A modern Walnut 4 pc. Bedroom goes to $175, but it's small - a big plastic top set.will go at $195 for all;4 pieces. A shipment of Mediterranean Bedrooms came in poorly packed we received an ADJUSTMENT from the factory - we would have priced them at $349, we'll sell about 15 sets at $199 each — you ding them up yourself -old English, a little effort and if you're not too fussy you'll have a lot of drawer SPACE and a big set for the money. They include Dresser, framed Mirror, 4 drawer Chest and full size Headboard. . .allfor$199., . ' v A tall OVER-PRICED chair didn't sell at $199, $179 or $159 - how about $85... I guess by this time you REALIZE WE MEAN BUSINESS. We have CARLOADS of merchandise at our store that we INTEND to offer at such low prices that even hot weather and rain will not prevent it from being sold. Everybody has worked hard this week to mark everything down. There will be a few surprises and a few bargains at real attractive Prices. We ended up with TOO many Desks. You will findJDOZENS and dozens of bargains a t our Store. Here's a couple of examples: A $69 Desk goes to $43. A Tilt Top Desk goes to $19. Some one of a kind I)esks of WHICH WE seem to have the biggest collection in town ... are reduced to all sorts of WILD prices. If you're looking for Early American Maple Dining Room, we bought more than we needed. VIRGINIA HOUSE Table & 4 Chairs Previously priced $249 go at a cheap $149 — for 4*Vifi Sfit) ' And now tables. . .BIG TABLES. . . small tables. . .hexagons. . .SQUARES. . .you name it. . . even some returned from a SAUNA. . . and another that came back from a customer because the color was too reddish brownish . . .About 200 Tables at our store at Rock 'em Sock 'em prices. We already told you about the $79 coffee table for $22... a group of Squares (NOT our Salesmen). Have doors and poor finishes but you know... so what. . . if you can save some big bucks. . . These WILL go at $15 each. And we're going to take a Recliner Chair from a $199 price tag to $123 and see IF Helen will finally BUY one for poor Ed... We've got lots of other items... Not room to list all. We hope you'll help us clean out some Fondue sets at $5 for the set.. .and there are more things like you must see to believe ... and more fun than going to Mike's X-rated movies. Rugs, Rugs, Rugs, we bought enough rugs for Macy's of New York. Colonial Braided Rugs cut to $79 for 4 rugs. Modern area accent Rugs cut to $39. And last but not least 12x15 Rugs going out at $88. BRING YOUR TRUCK, WAGON OR BOAT - WE WILL LOAD YOU or WILL DELIVER IT FREE! GARAGE SALE> SUNDAY • MONDAY 10-6 —• Open Labor Day —

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