It seems that struggling to find a suitable gift is an issue that has long been perplexing people…
The back page of this 1940s magazine called ‘Christmas Fare’ shows a range of ‘useful’ gas appliances! Imagine tearing off the wrapping paper on Christmas morning to find you have been given a soldering iron heater!
Here is the list of items pictured, sure to thrill even the most tricky to buy for…
If you are struggling to read the text it says:
Above is shown a selection of useful gas appliances .A gift of one or other of these at Christmas will be highly appreciated by some friend or member of the family.
- Internally-heated gas iron.
- Soldering iron heater
- Table lamp
- Cigarette lighter
- Portable bowl heater and fire screen
- Food warmer
- Silk shaded pendant
- Bayonet gas connector for portable gas appliances
- Clothes drying and airing cabinet
- Portable bowl heater
- Greenhouse heater
- Pyramid toaster
- Gas poker burner
- Curling tongs and lace iron heater
- Portable heater
- Portable gas fire and fire screen
- Coffee percolator
- Sealing wax heater