Vacuum Cleaner Ads

These are just a small portion of the ads that we have for sale. None of these are reproductions, all are original. Most of these are large ads, larger than our scanner bed. Therefore the view shown on the page may not completely show the ad. They are placed in a plastic bag with a cardboard backboard for protection. Please e-mail us with your specific interests.


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Eureka
Full color 9 1/2" x 12" ad for the Eureka Complete Home Cleaning System. The ad shows some of the many tasks this complete machine will do, including paint spraying, polishing waxed floors and exterminating moths as well as vacuum. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
December, 1947
McCall's magazine
1
$8.00
View Vacuum 1

Eureka
Three color 5 1/4" x 14" ad for their Vacuums of 1956. There is a picture of a smiling lady next to the headline "Nothing cleans better, faster, easier than a Eureka". Below this are shown with descriptions the Super Roto-Matic Model 910 ($69.95), the Standard Roto-Matic Model 805 ($49.95) and the Super Automatic Model S-255 ($89.95). This ad also mentions the Power-driven Disturbulator which was supposed to "remove embedded dirt, hair, threads". This ad is taller than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
November 12, 1956
Life magazine
1
$7.50
View Vacuum 13

Eureka
Three color 10" x 13 1/2" ad for their new Princess vacuum cleaner. The ad has a large picture of this unit surrounded with smaller pictures of New items of interest that this unit has to show. The ad headline says that it is "Packed with Power - Less weight and bulk - Lavish with features - Lower in price", mentions a price of $39.95 for the Princess Model 702-A and the ad text goes into more complete description about each of the new features. The ad also mentions the Eureka Prince which it calls the Princess Plus. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
May 1962
Ladies Home Journal
1
$7.50
View Vacuum 7

General Electric
Black and white 10" x 14" ad for their Tank-type Cleaner with a Throw-Away bag. There is a picture of a smiling housewife pulling a white, filled bag from her Airflo AVT 172 General Electric Vacuum Cleaner. The text contains several pictures that show how to change the bag, several more that show empty bags and one that displays the numerous accessories that come with this unit. The text also mentions that this unit will spray liquid wax, water-color paints, insecticides and mothproofing liquids. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
June 14, 1948
Life magazine
1
$8.00
View Vacuum 14

General Electric
Full color 9 1/2" x 12 1/2" for their Roll-Easy Vacuum Cleaner. The ad has several pictures of this blue vacuum cleaner in action. The large picture shows a lady cleaning her carpet while another view shows her walking it up the stairs and yet another view shows her using this same item to clean her curtains. The ad headline introduces it with the words "Now - a vacuum cleaner you never have to lift" and mentions the price as being $79.95. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
October 1955
Ladies Home Journal
0
$7.50
View Vacuum 2

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Hoover
Full color 10" x 14" ad for their popular Hoover 28 Cleaner. The ad has a picture of a smiling lady with red-hair holding up a picture that shows the floor part of this unit along with the plug-in cleaning tools. The ad headline reminds us that it's a thrill to own the best and the ad continues by saying that since more than 6,000,000 Hoovers have been sold, it must be the best. A price of $64.50 is given for the vacuum with a price of $16.50 for the cleaning tools in a handy kit. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
September 2, 1946
Life magazine
0
$8.00
View Vacuum 4

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Hoover
Full color 10" x 14" ad for the Hoover Upright 28 Cleaner. The ad has a picture of a woman steering this Vacuum with her right hand and holding the carriage that contains all of the tools that come with this product in her left. The ad headline says this Hoover is "For every woman who is proud of her home". This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
October 28, 1946
Life magazine
0
$8.00
View Vacuum 3

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Hoover
Full color 10" x 14" ad for their popular-priced Model 28 upright. The ad has a large picture of the bottom part of this unit and the headline that proclaims it to be "The cleaner of cleaners...Hoover". It is referred to as a triple-action unit because "It beats...as it sweeps...as it cleans". This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
March 10, 1947
Life magazine
0
$8.00
View Vacuum 5

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Hoover
Full color 10" x 14" ad for the New Hoover Cylinder Model 50. The ad has a picture of this item at rest and several other smaller pictures that show it cleaning curtains and being easily put away with its tool kit behind it. The ad headline says "One great name - Hoover" and says that with this new design there are now two different types of Hoover Vacuums to clean your home. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
August 25, 1947
Life magazine
0
$8.00
View Vacuum 6

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Hoover
Three color 5" x 13 1/2" ad for their Model 115. The headline calls it the "Easiest cleaning ever - with the handiest cleaner ever built" and gives a price of $49.95 and your old cleaner. Pictured in the ad is the bottom of the unit and the caption claims that "It beats...as it sweeps...as it cleans". They were offering it for "Only $5.00 Down" and they encouraged you to look up your local dealer and "call for a home showing (no obligation)."
May 22, 1950
Life magtazine
1
$8.00
View Appliance 190

Hoover
Black and white 5" x 11" ad that discusses the Long-Lasting, Reliability of their products. The ad pictures an Upright and a Cannister and says "For '51...and the years to come - Times being what they are, hadn't you better buy a Hoover now?". The Upright shown is the Model 29 which it describes and mentions a price of $87.95 for. The Tank Cleaner that it shows is the Model 51 which it describes and gives a price of $84.95. It does not illustrate a Model 41 but gives a few details of it and mentions a price of $69.95. The ad ends by giving facts that the company feels will help you decide that a Hoover is the only brand to consider.
April 1951
Good Housekeeping
1
$8.00
View Appliance 196

Hoover
Full color 7 1/2" x 10 1/2" ad for the slim-silhouette Hoover Convertible. The ad has a picture of a smiling lady in a blue dress easily pushing one of these units across her floor. Along with several other pictures showing this unit in action are the captions that call it "the cleaner with the Automatic Shift" and that it "Gets the deep down dirt other cleaners miss".
March 1959
Good Housekeeping
0
$7.50
View Vacuum 10

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Hoover
Full color 10" x 13" ad for their Constellation cannister vacuum. The ad has a picture of this unit sitting on top of an airmail envelope and the headline calls it "Hoover Constellation - the cleaner that Walks On Air". There are smaller pictures that show the Dual-Purpose Nozzle, the Under-The-Thumb Control and it's Exclusive Double-Stretch Hose. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
January 23, 1960
Saturday Evening Post
0
$7.50
View Vacuum 8

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Hoover
Black and white 9 1/2" x 13" ad for the variety of products that Hoover had to offer at this time. The ad headline claims that "These gifts, like a good mariage, will stand the test of time (or our name isn't Hoover)". In the variety of vacuums it shows their Dial-A-Matic, their Convertible, the Portable, the Floor Washer-Dryer, the lark, the Shampoo-Polisher, the Pixie and the 2001. In other objects it shows the Compact-Washer, the Hair Dryer, the Steam/Dry Iron and the Can Opener/Knife Sharpener. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
May 22, 1964
Life magazine
0
$7.50
View Vacuum 11

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Hoover
Black and white 10" x 14" ad that has a single Hoover Vacuum Cleaner standing there and the headline says that "You're looking at two vacuum cleaners". The ad text tells that "That's right, two. This is the new Dial-A-Matic from Hoover. It's the first vacuum with the rug cleaning ability of an upright, the versatility and power of a cannister. All in one." This unit has more than just suction power, it has the famous "beats-as-it-sweeps-as-it-cleans action" and this unit also has the Time-To-Empty signal that will tell when the disposble bag is full.
September 18, 1964
Life magazine
1
$7.50
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Appliance 251

Lewyt
Three color 10" x 13" ad for their vacuum cleaners. The ad headline states "What? Dress in your best to empty a vacuum?" and shows a lady dressed in a formal black dress with white gloves taking care of disposing of the contents of her vacuum. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
August 25, 1947
Life magazine
1
$8.00
View Appliance 36

Lewyt
Full color 9 1/2" x 13" ad for their New 1957 Golden Power Cleaner. There is a picture of a lady who has lifted the edge of her carpet and has applied the brush to the upper surface while her other hand is under the carpet where she can feel the vacuum pulling through the material. The headline claims that the Lewyt "Pulls dirt clean through 3/4" rug" and that it "Gives 24% more cleaning power!". The text shows the Sealed Power System and the Power Dial while talking about the Big Wheels which still keep the unit at a height of only 12". This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
November 12, 1956
Life magazine
1
$7.50
View Vacuum 12

Regina
Three color 10" x 14" ad for their Electrikbroom. There is a black and white photo of a housewife using her red Regina Electrikbroom to vacuum her living room floor. The headline claims that you can "Now! Have a 'Company-Clean' home every day...in minutes!" and there are five pictures that show how you can clean a multitude of areas and items without attachments. This ad gives a price of $39.95 and calls it a Perfect wedding gift.
April 1953
Woman's Home Companion
1
$8.00
View Vacuum 15

Royal
Three color 5" x 11" ad for their Vacuum Cleaners with special emphasis on their Royal "Cylinder" Cleaners. The headline calls them "Easy, Quick, Sanitary" and claims their "'Toss Out' PAPER BAGS solve the Problem of Dirt Disposal". We see a picture of this model and it's Accessory Holder and the headline claims that "You get Many More New Features in 1951 Royal 'Cylinder' Cleaner". Below this is a picture of a lady using one of their Royal Revolving Brush Cleaners and claims that these too were available with the "Toss Out" Paper Bags.
April 1951
Good Housekeeping
1
$8.00
View Appliance 197










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