« AnteriorContinuar »
THE ART OF EMBROIDERING
Is as old as civilization itself and will probably continue until the end of time, but the general adaptation of embroidery to household linen: s distinctively American.
There is nothing which contributes more toward mak.
ing the home attractive than Fine Art Work. EmbroidDaisy Wreath
ering by the old method is tedious and tiresome, but the Design
results are always fascinating, which accounts for the large number of ladies devoted to this dainty occue
pation. They especially prize that which is the work High Art Embroid
of their own hands. With this end ia view, large prices ery, with its fascinating groupings of colorings, intricate and beautiful de signs, seems at pres.
ent to have a growing tendency in women's world.
Full printed instructions teaching the use of The EMBROIDERER, and how to do different stitches, accompany each machine. With it can be worked doilies, center-pieces, monograms, table linen, piano covers, scarfs, sofa cushions, portieres, fire screens, panels, landscapes, household linens of every description, and many things, not only ornamental, but useful as well, such as dainty articles of clothing for the baby, or new and fashionable lingerie for trousseaus worked with one favorite flower scheme throughout, etc.
Chrysanthemum Design Ladies will find it a great help in beautifying their own homes, a pleasant means of utilizing their spare time, and an easy and profitable source of income.
Is so simple and easy to operate, and the work done is so uniformly perfect, that it has made friends wherever introduced. Is the only practical device of its kind ever invented.
How to obtain one FREE, complete with directions and beautiful patterns, large sizes, Add. with 2 stamps, THE OPEN ROAD, Suite 834,59 Dearborn St., Chicago
Pay $1.00 Cash $1.00
This exquisite Pyro Clock will appeal to lovers of the beautiful. The dial is a work of art, being hand decorated and colored. The material used in the construction of this magnificent clock is of the best quality, The eight day movement is thoroughly made and adjusted. The beauty of the design can be seen in the illustration, but the masterly touches by which the engraving is executed can be appreciated only when you see the clock itself. dulum ball and chains are beautiful pieces of polished lacquered brass ; the dial is 14 inches with brass hands and Roman Numerals in a panel effect. The elegant clock is 44 inches in length, and if you desire a striking ornament for your parlor or if you wish to make someone a present, you cannot select anything more satisfactory than this Pyro Art Clock.
Pay $1.00 Cash, $1.00 Monthly
Packed strongly and shipped to
Price only $6.00 International Merchandise Company
(Not Inc.) ROOM 52, 92 WABASH AVENUE, CHICAGO, ILL.
When writing to advertisers please mention Common Sense.
Official organ of largest Exchange in the world, the Jolly Jokers Club with
See what a prominent San Francisco
Los Angeles, Cal.
i beg leave to acknowledge receipt of a copy of your Merchant's Magazine, being Vol. I, No, 1, and want to congratulate you not alone on the general appearance, but on the skill and literary ability displayed. It is certainly far ahead of anything in a similar line that I have ever seen. I enclose 50c stamps for subscription.
8. C. Schaertzer Many other strong testimonials have
No waste circulation. Each copy reaches an active exchanger or firm supplying their wants. Copies are stopped promptly on expiration.
NO OBJECTIONABLE ADS ARE TAKEN
A MONTHLY MAGAZINE FOR MERCHANTS. ONLY 50 CENTS A YEAR. SEND STAMPS. SAMPLE COPIES FREE ON REQUEST.
The Southern Post Card Magazine reaches 50,000 COLLECTORS
336% So. Broadway, Los Angeles,
each month. This class can only be reached through its columns. Advertising rate 12420 per line, $1.25 per inch, columns 242 inches wide. Forma close 1st of month. Sample copy containing names of over 200 members, 10 cents. No free copies.