~ The Furniture Trade Review and Interior Decorator, 1895

~ The Furniture Trade Review and Interior Decorator, 1895

~ The Furniture Trade Review and Interior Decorator, 1895(click to enlarge)"Makes fifteen pieces of furniture; two hundred changes of position."

~ The Furniture Trade Review and Interior Decorator, 1895
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"Makes fifteen pieces of furniture; two hundred changes of position."

~ Stevens Chair Co., c. 1905(click to enlarge)"They are arranged to be propelled by sprocket, crank and chain movement."Interesting use of the hand crank…

~ Stevens Chair Co., c. 1905
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"They are arranged to be propelled by sprocket, crank and chain movement."

Interesting use of the hand crank…

~ Paine Furniture Company, c. 1915via Internet Archive(click to enlarge)"Since smoking is a luxury, let us be as luxurious as possible."

~ Paine Furniture Company, c. 1915
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"Since smoking is a luxury, let us be as luxurious as possible."

~ The Furniture Trade Review and Interior Decorator, 1895(click to enlarge)"We do not handle the MAKESHIFTS of ANTEDILUVIAN MOSSBACKS doing business on their FOREFATHERS’ PRE-HISTORIC GLORY. Neither will you find here any of the ROT MASQUERADING UNDER THE NAME OF FURNITURE and put together by some of the INCIPIENT PARETICS laboring under the UNPARDONABLE HALLUCINATION that they are manufacturers."

~ The Furniture Trade Review and Interior Decorator, 1895
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"We do not handle the MAKESHIFTS of ANTEDILUVIAN MOSSBACKS doing business on their FOREFATHERS’ PRE-HISTORIC GLORY. Neither will you find here any of the ROT MASQUERADING UNDER THE NAME OF FURNITURE and put together by some of the INCIPIENT PARETICS laboring under the UNPARDONABLE HALLUCINATION that they are manufacturers."

~ The Whittier News, December 5, 1903via Whittier Digital Library

~ The Whittier News, December 5, 1903
via Whittier Digital Library

~ Illustrated and Descriptive Circular of Danner’s Revolving Book Cases, John Danner, 1880via Internet Archive(click to enlarge)

~ Illustrated and Descriptive Circular of Danner’s Revolving Book Cases, John Danner, 1880
via Internet Archive
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