New for the Home (Jan, 1951)
New for the Home
Springless Mattress, dreamed up by a Swedish inventor, is light, bouncy as innerspring types. It’s been tested for durability, is said to have orthopedic values. Secret is the core of air-filled plastic. Susquehanna Mills, N. Y. C.
Range-Refrigerator, all in one, is a dollar and space-saver for small apartments. This one features a four cubic-foot electric refrigerator, gas cooking top. All-electric models also are available. General Air Conditioning Corp., Los Angeles.
Damp-Champ Super takes the backache out of laundry days. The plastic bag holds two machine loads of wash, leaves hands free. For dampening clothes evenly, just add some water and seal bag. Humphrey-Callander, Clinton, Ill.
Orange Peeler does a neat job of undressing citrus fruit. First, you cut a groove around the center. Second, you reverse the plastic gadget and use the curved blade to work the peel loose, as shown. Dillon-Beck Mfg. Co., Hillside, N. J.