Make Sears your
Use this Christmas Book and your other
Sears Catalogs for Complete Selection
TO SAVE YOU MONEY
TO DELIVER ALL MERCHANDISE SAFELY
TO SATISFY YOU PERFECTLY
• We guarantee that every article in this catalog is honestly de–
scribed and illustrated.
• We guarantee that any article purchased from us will give you
the service you hove a right to expect.
• If for any reason whatever you ore not satisfied with any article
purchased from us, we wont you to return it to us at our expense.
• W-e will fhen-exchonge
exactly what you wont, or will return
your money, including any transportation charges you hove paid.
SEARS, ROEBUCK AND CO.
this catalog is
lower price and
return every penny
Regardless of which Sears catalog you
order from, you always get the benefit of the lowest current cata–
log prices. We believe that Sears prices save you money and al–
ways give you the greatest possible value.
Prices in this catalog apply only to orders plaeed by mail, telephone,
telegraph or at the Catalog Sales Department in a Sears Retail Store,
at a Sears Catalog Sales Office, or in one of Sears Affiliated Stores.
Should the Federal, State or Local Governments increase or impose
additional taxes after this book goes to press, we reserve the right to add
such taxes to the prices shown. On the other hand,
any existing taxes
are reduced or terminated while this catalog is in effect, we shall adjust
our prices accordingly.
How to or_der
Shop through this catalog now. List all the things you want on one of
our order blanks. However,
you don't have a Sears order blank handy
any plain paper will do.
Please be sure to print or write plainly your full name and complete
address, including rural 'route and box number
you live on a rural
route. Then give us the catalog number, quantity, name of each item;
color, size, price, shipping weight, and any special information or meas–
urements asked for in the description of the item
are ordering. Add
the shipping weights of items
are ordering, and change ounces to
full pounds (16 ounces to the pound).
Refer to parcel post rates on page 376 for amount to include in
your remittance for postage as we must pay postage on parcel post
packages before we can ship your merchandise.
Ifyou send too much, every
cent extra wilt be promptly returned to yau.
You pay only the exact postage
needed to ship your order.
The best ways to send money are by post office or express money or–
der, or by bank draft or check. Your mail carrier will be glad to buy a
post office money order for y-0u
you live on a rural route. You can also
obtain a money order at your post office or from the local
C.O.D. Mail Orders
Unless ther!! is a real need for C.O.D. service, we urge you to enclose
money order or check: with your mail order, thus avoiding the extra
expense of shipping C.O.D. which would cause you to lose part of the
savings in buying by mail from Sears. On parcel post C.O.D. shipments,
in addition to the price of the merchandise and parcel post charges, you
pay a C.O.D. collection fee which is an extra charge the post office
makes for handli,ng C.O.D. shipments. The post office also charges
a money order fee for forwarding payment to us. .
We do not ship C.O.D. orders:-For merchandise that
printed, or made to special order. For merchandise that is shipped
direct from one of our factories. For merchandise to be shipped to
foreign countries. For merchandise to anyone other than the person
sending us the order. For seeds and perishable goods.
SEARS. ROEBUCK AND
Order regularly-get your catalogs regularly
We send qur General Catalogs and our supplementary catalogs without
request to customers who buy regularly from any Sears Catalog-by
mail, by phone or through one of our Catalog Sales Offices.
To be sure that all of your orders will be correctly credited to you
so, that, as a regular customer, you will automatically receive Sears
Catalogs, we suggest that all members of the same family order under
one name, preferably that of the head of the household-and that this
name be written the same way each time you order-for example "John
T. Jones" (always using full name). This also helps us to give you faster
and more efficient service.
Sears provides expert nation-wide repair
service on any appliance or mechanical or
electrical item, large or small
you buy any appliance ,or mechanical or electrical item, large
or small, from Sears you can buy with complete confidence. We will re–
pair or replace any defective part on such merchandise without charge
during the guarantee period.
you move to another town, your Sears
-the expiration of
vice guaranteed no higher than prevailing local rates.
No matter where you live in Continental United States a Sears-trained
repair specialist is nearby. There is a Sears service headquarters in every
city where we have a Mail Order House, Retail Store or Catalog Sales
Office. In communities distant from these headquarters, Sears has made
arrangements with local contractors to provide competent servicing
whenever it is necessary. Remember, we service what we sell.
Repair parts available-should you wish to replace a worn part
without the service of a repairman, write your nearest Sears mail order
house, or get in touch with your Catalog Sales Office, or Retail Store.
Large stocks of repair parts are carried at our eleven mail order houses
to assure prompt handling. You can depend on Sears for reliable service
and repair parts at lowest possible cost.
you have any questions about our merchandise or service, write
Personal Service Dept., Sears, Roebuck and
Seattle 4, Wash.
Sears Export Service
Sears offer a complete export service to over 100 countries throughout
any of your friends or relatives in a foreign country is inter–
ested in buying from Sears catalogs write Sears Personal Service Depart–
ment at the following mail order houses:
Sears at Philadelphia, Pa.
Greenland, Central America (except Mexico), Caribbean Islands, South
America, Europe, Africa;
Sears at Los Angeles, Calif.
for Central Pacific
Islands, Philippines, China, Japan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand.
Five easy ways to shop at Sears
1 Shop at Home by Mail ..• It's easy, thrifty. Just look through your
Sears catalog and make your selections; then fill out the handy order
blank and mail it to us with your remittance.
Shop at Home by Phone •.• The quickest way to shop ifthere is a Sears
phone or order office in your community. Give the phone order clerk
the catalog numbl!r, price and description of the merchandise you
want. You pay when the goods are delivered. See pages 377 to 380.
Shop at Sears Catalog Sales Offices ... For Sears mail order prices
and special services, visit or phone Sears Catalog Sales Office. An
efficient clerk will gladly help you take measurements, and write and
mail your order for you. See page 380.
Catalog Sales Department .•. Visit-0r phone the Catalog
Sales Department in your nearest Sears R etail Store where you can
order from any of our current catalogs at 'Sears low catalog prices.
Our helpful sales people will write and mail your order. See page 380.
Shop in Sears Retail Stores • • • at your service throughout the
country- over 650 Sears stores where you can buy nationally ac–
cepted merchandise over the counter and take
with you. Home de–
livery and installation can be arranged when needed.
IMPORTANT TAX NOTICE
you live in the state of Washington, please add to your order an
amount, at the rate shown, to cover the following:
Washington (Sales Tax) ...........................• . ....... 3U%