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Catalog Number 2007.1.1
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Title Magazine Advertisement, "Ref'rasil Insulating Blankets" from The H.I. Thompson Co. of Canada, Ltd.
Date 1955
Year Range from 1955.0
Year Range to 1955.0
Description Advertisement from a magazine called Aircraft. Printed December, 1955. The ad is for a product called Ref'rasil Insulating Blankets and is used on Avro Canada's CF-100. Tag line is, "When jet engine temperature shoot UP...REF'RASIL keeps structure temperature DOWN!" Red is used in the image background as well as the HITCO logo. The rest of the print is in gray and black. The image, at the top of the page, is of the Avro Arrow in the background and in the forground a man working on machinery which appears to be covered by Ref'rasil in the form of batt.
Product is represented in Canada by Railway & Power Engineering Corp. Ltd.
Any inquires or sample requests are to be sent to Mr. C. A. Williams, The H. I. Thompson Co., of Canada, Ltd., 60 Johnston Street, Guelph, Ontario.
People Williams, C. A.
Search Terms Railway and Power Engineering Corporation Ltd.
Thompson (H.I.) Company of Canada
Subjects COMMERCIAL - MECHANICS
COMMERCIAL - ENGINEERS
TRANSPORTATION - AIR
ADVERTISEMENT
Dimensions 28.5 x 20.5 cm. - L x W