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Use both this Christmas Book and your
Sears Big General Catalog for complete selection
Satisfy You Perfectly
Save You Money•To
is honestly described and
We guarantee that every artic e i
fcle purchased from us will give you the serv-
We guarantee that any ar 1
ice you have a right to expect.
not satisfied with any article pur-
for any reason whatever you
it to us at our
chased from us, we want yoi; to reatctly what you want, or will return your
hange it ior ex
We will t en exc
t fon charges you have pa1 ·
money, including any transpor al
SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO.
How To Order
HOW TO FIGURE
PARCEL POST RATES
\Ve always urge our customers to Shop Early and Mail Early to avoid the last·minutc rush at
Christmas. Shop through this Christmas Book and your Sears Big General Catalog now. List
you want on the enclosed order blank. However,
don't have a Sears order
blank any plain paper
ot.write plainly your full name, complete address,
including rural route and box number
you hve on a rural route. All members of the family
should order under one name, as
helps us give you better service.
Please be sure to give us the catalog nurr,i.ber, quantity, name of each item, color, size, price,
shipping weight and any special informauon or measurements asked for in the descripuon of
the ttcm you
ordering. Add the shipping weights of items you are ordering, and change
ounces to full pounds (16 ounces to the pound). See parcel post rate table at right for amount
to include for J?OStage as we must pay postage on parcel post packages before we can ship
you send too much, every cent extra will be promptly returned to_you.
You pay only the exact
needed to ship your order.
is best to send money by U. S.
postal notes, postoffice or express money order, or by bank draft or check. Your mail carrier
be glad to buy a postoffice money order for you if you live on a rural route. You can also
obtain a money order at your postoffice or from local express agent...
EXAMPLE: If your order weighs
pounds and you rove in Zone
postage will be 59c. Mail Carrier can tell you your zone.
U. S. Postal Notes
U. S. Postal Notes are a convenient and economical way to send money by mail. They can
purchased at postoffices in any denomination up to
for only 5 cents per note. However,
you can buy as many notes
you want at one time. For instance, if you want to send Scars
$15.83 to cover the cost of goods and postage, you would buy a
note and a $5.83 note,
which would cost you
cents for both. When using Postal Notes to send money to Sears,
Roebuck and Co." on the line indicated for name of payee on the face side, and
your name and address on the back-then enclose with your order.
Postoffice Money Order Charges
The postoffire makes the following charges for Money Orders, regardless of where they arc
purchased. For amounts above S
purchase additional Money Orders at the same charges
$10.01 to $20.00........ 1Jc
20.01 to 40.00 . ....... 15c
40.01 to 60.00.
. ... 1Sc
...... ... 20c
S0.01 to 100.00 . ..... . ..22c
Up to $2.50 ............. 6C'°
$2.51 to $5.00.....
5.01 to 10.00.. .. . . . . .. 11 c
C. O. D. Orders
Unless there is real need for C.O.D. service, we urge you to enclose postal note, money order
or check when you mail your orders and avoid the extra handling and expense of C.0.D.
orders. On parcel post C.O.D. shipments, in addition to the price of the merchandise and
reguJar parcel post charges, we will bill you for the C.O.D. collection fee which we arc required
to pay the postoffice. The postofficc also collects a money order fee for forwarding the total
amount to us.
We believe very
of our customers
want to order C.0.D. because of the extra cost.
However, when you need the fastest possible service regardless of cost to you-for example on
emergency orders for repair parts-we
We do not accept C.O.D. orders: For less than
(except orders for repair parts); for
merchandise that is cut or made to special measurements; for items that are shipped direct
from one of cur factories; or for shipment to foreign countries.
Important About Prices
Prices in this book apply only to orders placed by mail, te1ephone, telegraph, or at the catalog
order desk in any Sears Retail Store, Sears Order Office, or in one of Sears Affiliated Stores.
it becomes necessary, we reserve the right to increase prices in this catalog. Such increases
will remain within existing Office of Price Administration
Shou]d the Federa1, State or Local Governments impose add1tional taxes after this book
goes to press, we shall be obliged to add such further taxes to the prices shown. On the other
hand, if any existing taxes are reduced or terminated while this catalog
in effect, we shall
reduce our prices accordingly and refund you the difference.
Important Tax Notice
any of the places Jisterl below, please add to your order an amount, at the rate
shown, to cover the following:
SEARS, ROEBUCK AND
less•••.•..• •• 1V.c
6 oz••....... •• .
1 lb.. .
2 lbs. 1 oz. to J lbs.••
J lbs. 1 oz. to 4 lbs... 10c
4 lbs. 1
lbs. 1 oz. to 6 lbs.•. 11c
6 lbs. 1
lbs. 1 oz. to S lbs•••
S lbs. 1 oz. to 9 lbs.•. 12c
9 lbs. 1 oz. to 10 lbs... 1Jc
10 lbs. 1 oz. to 11 lbs.•. 1Jc
11 lbs. 1 oz. to 12 lbs.• .
12 lbs. 1 oz. to 1J lbs... 14c
1J lbs. 1 oz. to 14 lbs.•. 15c
14 lbs. 1 oz. to 1
15 lbs. 1 oz. to 16 lbs... 16c
16 lbs. 1 oz. to 17 lbs... 16c
17 lbs. 1 oz. to 1S lbs.. .
1S lbs. 1 oz. to 19 lbs... 17c
19 lbs. 1 oz. to 20 lbs... 1Sc
25 lbs................ 20c
JO lbs•......•....... .
J5 lbs......•........ 25c
40 lbs.••....•... . .... 2Sc
lbs...... .....•.... J5c
60 lbs. ..... .......... JSc
lbs . ....... . ....... 40c
70 lbs. ...... . ..... .. 4Jc
These rates are subject to change without notice
Freight and Express Orders
there is an agent at your station, you pay charges when shipment
no freight agent, include money in your order to
cover freight charges.
you send too much we
return the difference.
Freight charges are based on distance; consult your freight agent, or write
us for actual charge<;.