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Catalog Number 1981.38.1
Object Name Advertisement
Title Advertising Brochure for Hornet Power Chain Saws
Date Circa 1948
Year Range from 1943
Year Range to 1953
Description Advertising Brochure, 1 large leaf of paper folded in two, so has four pages. At the top of the brochure are two punched holes (likely for the purpose of inserting into a binder.) Colour of Brochure is yellow, black & white and green.
The Cover reads: "THE HORNET POWER CHAIN SAW CUTTING THROUGH THE FORESTS OF THE WORLD." There is a photograph of two men using a chain saw to cut down a tree. Below the photo is a green globe showing Forests above the continent of South America, and the company's signature trademark of a hornet with a chain saw as its stinger. Inside the brochure is information pointing out the various features of the chain saw.
On the back cover it details "AROUND THE WORLD ... HORNET SERVICE" and lists the other products sold by Hornet Industries Ltd. in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. In the lower left hand corner is the company trademark.
Search Terms Hornet Industries
Hornet Chain Saw Company
Subjects COMMERCIAL - MANUFACTURING
COMMERCIAL - LUMBER
Dimensions 28 cm x 21.25 cm.; L X W