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Advance Vending Machines

Chicago, Illinois: Advance Machine Co., c.1930. Catalogue No. 38 for the Advance Machine Co., makers of Advance Vending Machines made to dispense everything from Books, Candy, Fortunes, and Golf Balls, to Toys, Peanuts, Cigarettes, and even "Electricity" (though we are not sure how this one works). Includes illustrations of forty-five (45) different vending machines and mechanisms, used in public spaces such as movie theaters, diners, and general stores. Note the vending machine for fortunes, as well as the charming postcard machine with images of film stars. Single vol. (11.5" by 8.75"), pp. [8], illus., original self wrps. Near-fine.

Price: $325.00

Item #23001724

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