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Harris technology on the job (Sep, 1979)

Harris technology on the job

In information systems, Harris produces data processing terminals, general-purpose computers, word processing systems and supervisory control systems.

Harris offers a complete family of high-performance, general-purpose computer systems. Providing virtual memory, data base management and a multitude of languages for scientific and commercial applications.

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Programmable calculators with revolutionary Solid State Software… from Texas Instruments. (Sep, 1977)

Introducing the new generation of programmable calculators… with revolutionary Solid State Software… from Texas Instruments.

The world’s most advanced programmables.

Performance. Capability. Quality. Value.

The TI Programmable 58.
The advanced key programmable calculator with plug-in Solid State Software™ libraries.
$124.95*

The TI Programmable 59.
The super-powerful card programmable with Solid State Software™ libraries and magnetic cards.
$299.95*

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HOME MECHANICS MADE EASY WITH THE NEW UP-TO-DATE HOME-CRAFTSMAN SHOP (Oct, 1927)

Of course the actual price of the workshop is never mentioned. Just the $10 down payment.

UP-TO-DATE HOME-CRAFTSMAN SHOP

Up-To-Date Machine Works

Only $10 DOWN – SENT ON TRIAL

This result of mechanical genius, a handy up-to-date, made to order work-bench equipment, bears your investigation. Illustrated below, we present for your inspection, a complete set of craftsman’s tools that are indorsed by Master Mechanics as being as efficient, portable and convenient a set of home-work-shop implements, as has ever been offered for public use.

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EARN BIG PAY IN AN EXCITING CAREER – Stenotype Operator (Nov, 1965)

EARN BIG PAY IN AN EXCITING CAREER!

Put yourself in the center of important events. Learn at home to become a

Stenotype (MACHINE SHORTHAND) Operator

Easy to learn even if you’ve never taken shorthand before!

Step up from routine office work into a glamour job where the pay is far above the average. Sit beside top corporation executives at board meetings and big conferences. Even cover conventions and courtroom trials!

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atoms aweigh (Apr, 1965)

atoms aweigh

Most extraordinary passenger vessel since Robert Fulton’s Clermont, the N.S. (nuclear ship) Savannah can circle the globe almost 15 times on a single charge of nuclear fuel. This floating demonstration of the peaceful use of atomic energy already is setting new performance records. The Atomic Energy Commission and the Maritime Administration built the Savannah to be the safest ship afloat.

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Now…choose your vocational training! (Feb, 1959)

Now…choose your vocational training!

new “choose-it-yourself” training system guarantees CHOICE, not chance.

Now you can pick the vocational training you like! Under the Army’s new “choose-it-yourself” Vocational Training System, you choose your vocational training … and it’s guaranteed before you enlist. Here’s your opportunity to get valuable training and practical experience in the kind of work you enjoy!

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Why take chances with eyes? (Mar, 1935)

The crazy thing is you can still buy a 100-watt light bulb for about 25 cents in today’s dollars.

Why take chances with eyes?

Good light costs so little

Eyesight is priceless . . . good light is cheap. Why take unnecessary risks? You can buy a genuine 100-watt Edison Mazda lamp, the size that is so fine for reading, writing or working, for only 25 cents, and the smaller sizes, 75-watts and under, for only 20 cents. These good lamps not only help guard against eyestrain… they protect your pocketbook by using electricity economically. And they don’t burn out too soon. Why take chances? Look for this mark on every bulb you buy.

General Electric Co., Nela Park, Cleveland, O.

EDISON MAZDA LAMPS
GENERAL ELECTRIC

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Introduce Me To 10 Ladies And I Pay You Cash For Your Time (Jul, 1930)

“Conservative” business leaders called Van “crazy” for making this radical cash pay agreement. They said it would ruin “conservative” traditions.

Introduce Me To 10 Ladies And I Pay You Cash For Your Time

Here’s an utterly new, easy way for honest men and women to make money, and also the strangest offer we ever heard of. Just introduce me to 10 ladies and say 20 magic words and this million-dollar company will pay you cash. No need to sell a single thing. This is the revolutionary new plan of the famous business genius— C. W. Van De Mark—the wizard who has already put more than 25,000 men and women on the road to prosperity.

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CHRYSLER STRAIGHT EIGHTS (Feb, 1931)

CHRYSLER STRAIGHT EIGHTS

Dual High Gears …

. . . ONE FOR TRAFFIC, ONE FOR OPEN COUNTRY . . .

Two distinctly different high gears for distinctly different uses—one “high” for sprinting ahead of everything in traffic and for quiet, easy speed up any hill, another “high” for the wide open spaces.

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T/N ONE-PIECE WATER CLOSET (Feb, 1932)

T/N ONE-PIECE WATER CLOSET

“Mary’s new furniture’s such an improvement”

“But, my dear, did you see the bathroom toilet ?”
PERHAPS you are above what other people say, but wouldn’t it be a satisfaction to know that your bathroom toilet is thoroughly modern in its refinement?

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