You can send almost anything in this catalog to anyone ... anywhere in the U.S.
... or almost anywhere in the world ... see page 267 for complete details.
HOW TO ORDER
List all the things you want on one of our order blanks. Print your name and
you live on a rural route, include route number, box num–
ber, and any other helpful delivery information. For more efficient service,
members of same household should use same name each time they order.
catal-Og number, quantity, name of each item, color, pattern, finish,
site, price, shipping weight
and any specia.l information asked for in the descrip–
tion of the item-each time you order.
cash orders add up the shipping weights of all the items you are ordering
and change ounces to pounds (16 ounces to a pound). You'll find parcel post
rates below; other helpful shipping information (such as Railway Express
rates and estimated motor freight rates) in our Big Book.
Sears Credit Terms orders, we ship prepaid and charge your account.
The best ways to send money are by post office money order, express money
order, by bank draft or check. Don't send currency or postage stamps. Your
mail carrier will buy a post office money order for you if you live on a rural
route. You can
get a money order at your post office or from your local
you are adding on to a Revolving Charge Account, Easy Payment or
Modernizing Credit Account, indicate on the order blank your account number
and town in which the Sears Store carrying your account is located.
you are opening a new account, have the head of household answer the
questions on the back of the order blank, check the type of account desired
and sign (do not print).
C.O.D. MAIL ORDERS
For economy's sake we urge you to send a money order or check with your
mail order, or to use Sears Credit Terms. Motor carriers charge a C.O.D. collec–
tion fee which may vary from $4.40 to $9.96 which is
addition to other lawful
parcel post C.O.D. shipments, the Post Office
charges you a C.O.D. collection fee. They also charge you a money order fee for
sending payment to us. We do not ship C.O.D. orders for live animals or birds,
perishable goods or for merchandise cut, engraved, printed, or made to order;
for merchandise shipped direct from factory or shipped to foreign countries or
to anyone other than person sending order.
IMPORTANT ABOUT PRICES
When Sears sa ys "SAVE" you rea lly sa ve. Now, as for years, Sears
shows price cuts or savings only on those items we previously listed or on
those to be listed in future catalogs at regular prices. With these items,
we always state the actual "w¥ " price or "will be" price on which the
savings is based.
the description for an item in this book does not
include such a statement, that item is offered at our regular low price.
You always gel our lo·west prices
if the price of any item in this catalog is re–
duced in another current Sears Catalog, we will
your order at the lower price
and return every penny of the difference to you. Regardless of which Sears
Catalog you order from, you always get the benefit of the lowest current cata–
Prices in this catalog apply only to orders placed by mail, telephone, tele–
graph or in person at a Sears Catalog Sales Office,Authorized Catalog Sales Mer–
chant, Retail Store <:;atalog Sales Department or in one of Sears Affiliated stores.
PARCEL POST CHARGES
Packages weighing up to 70 pounds
and measuring not more than 100
inches in length and girth can
by parcel post in all parcel post zones,
except when mailed at a first class
post office and addressed for city de–
livery to another first class post office.
Our Catalog Plant is served by a first
class post office. Your Postmaster or
carrier can tell you
you are served
by a first class post office.
Parcel Post Rates in ettect AS OF NOY. 14, 1970
DISTANCE FROM CATALOGORDER PLANT
Loc• I 1 and 2 Zone 3 Zone 4 Zone 5
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you live in any of the places listed below
please add to your order an amount, at the
rate shown, to cover the following:
Up to but not incl. 16 oz.
for the first
oz. and 2c for ea. addl. oz.
Arkansas (Use Tax) . ... .. . . .... 3%
Parcels weighing less than 10 lbs.,
and measuring over 84 in. but not ex–
ceeding 100 in. in length and girth
combined, are chargeable with a mini–
mum rate equal to that for a 10 lb.
parcel for the zone to whkh addressed.
Catalog numbers followed by "L"
(as 64-9182L) cannot be mailed from
a first class post office to a first class
post office for city delivery in any
parcel post zone. (This does not apply
to rural route addresses.)
Catalog numbers ending with "N",
"N2 ", " NH,,,
16 oz. to 2 lbs.
. . ..
2 lbs. 1 oz. to 3 lbs.
. . .
3 lbs. 1 oz. to 4 lbs. .
4 lbs. 1 oz. to 5 lbs.
. ... .
5 lbs. 1 oz. to 6 lbs.
. . . ..
6 lbs. 1 oz. to 7 lbs.
7 lbs. l oz. to 8 lbs.
8 lbs. l oz. to 9 lbs..
9 lbs. 1 oz. to 10 lbs . .
10 lbs. 1 oz. to 11 lbs .
11 lbs. 1 oz. to 12 lbs.
.. . .
12 lbs. 1 oz. to 13 lbs. .
. . ..
13 lbs. 1 oz. to 14 lbs.
14 lbs. 1 oz. to 15 lbs.
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15 lbs. 1 oz. to 16 lbs.
. . .. .
16 lbs. 1 oz. to 17 lbs. .
. . . .
17 lbs. 1 oz. to 18 lbs..
18 lbs. 1 oz. to 19 lbs.
. . .
19 lbs. 1 oz. to 20 lbs.
. . . . .
For each additional lb. add
Parcel Posl rates are sub1ect
change without noltee.
SEARS GUARANTEE-Satisfaction Guara nteed or Your Money Back
Whatever you buy at Sears, you have the right to use it for a reasonable time before
you decide you think it is satisfactory and want to keep it. If you decide it is not satis–
factory, return it to us at our expense. We will do whatever is necessary to correct
the cause of your dissatisfaction. If we can't satisfactorily provide a remedy, or if
you request a refund, we will refund your ful l purchase price including any delivery
and carrying charges.
$0.75 1 $0.80
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Colorado (Use Tax) ... . .. . ... . .3%
Iowa (Use Tax)... .. . .. .. ..... 3%
Kansas (Use Tax) . ... . . . . .. . . . .3%
Missouri (Sales Tax) .... . .. . . . .3%
•Nebraska (Use Tax) ..... . ..
Ne w Mexico
(Compensation Tax) . . . . . .. . .4%
Oklahoma (U se Tax). . .
. .. 2%
Utah (Use Tax) .. ... .... ...... . .4%
Wyoming (Use Tax) ..
.. .. ... 3%
your city hes a local tax,
include the additional tax required•
Tax rates based on information available al
print·ing and subject lo change. Therefore, if
your rate has increased or decreased, add tax
according to currwt rate.
SEARS PLEDGE OF FAIRNESS
If, after you have decided to keep your purchase, it doesn't
give you the service or performance you reasonably ex–
pect of it and there isn't a specific guarantee on the item
that wi ll satisfactorily correct the problem, please let us
know. We want to make an adjustment that you will con–