II THE COMPANION FOR ALL THE FAMILY November 7, I918 2i3%>
A Useful Gift
N0 present expressen better the
Idea of I useful gift than an Ollver
II I: Immediately useful - and Int:
for me. ‘
Aside (mm the use you will get
from your Oliver now, such A slit is
bound to help you in later yearn, In
the busineu world, or In whatever
work you enznge.
Show thin Iuivertiiernent to your
have -n Oliver than leverul smaller
many of the big businesses.
you want a typewriter.
boys can earn that.
after you learn to use it.
to be found.
Easy to Learn
You can learn to operate the Oliver
quickly. It isu’t at all dihicult. If re-
quested, when you purchase, we will
furnish a free course in touch typewrit-
ing-the famous Van Sant Systeme
such as used by the big business col-
leges. lVith it you can learn in the
fastest and the approved manner.
Boys all over the country are buying
Olivers. Maybe you can be the first in
your neighborhood. '
It’s really fun to learn. And before
you realize it, you’ll be writing letters
to friends, and your lessons. Teachers
usually give better marks for well
written, readable papers, as you know.
Co., Columbia Graphophone Co., New
York Edison Co., Hart, Schaffner &
Marx, Diamond Match Co., Boston
Elevated Railways, Baldwin Loco-
motive Works, Bethlehem Steel Co.,
Cluett, Peabody & Co., American
Bridge Co., Fore River Shipbuilding
Corp., Morris 8: Co. (Packers).
can learn in a jiffy.
Earning Money with
a Typewriter ‘
This offer gives every boy a chance to own a real business type-
writer-an “honest-to-goodness” machine which you can keep for a
Not a toy or a cheap, flimsy machine.
But the kind used by
This advertisement puts it up to you-you can decide whether or not
For the cost is but $3 per month, and most
Some or all of it can be earned with your Oliver,
There is always spare-time typewriting work
All you have to do to have an'Oliver
delivered to you is to send in the coupon
below, having it countersigncd by your
father or mother.
When it arrives try it for five days.
Note how easy it is to learn.
See if this isn't the finest typewriter
you can buy at any price. This is the
identical $100 Oliver. .
VVe reduced the price to $49 by sell-
ing direct. lVe no longer have hun-
dreds oi expensive salesmen and agents
traveling all over the country, not costly
branch houses in numerous cities.
So you save $51 this way. The Oliver
is the only $100 typewriter which has
It has 28 keys and each key carries
three characters, so there are 84 char-
acters in all.
The Oliver is hnished in rich Olive
Green Enamel and highly polished
nickel. It has all the latest improve-
ments, among them a tabulator, two-
color ribbon shift, back-spacer, etc.
It’s easy now to ownwan Oliver. And you
We send you a brand
new Oliver for free trial, no money down.‘
The Oliver has always been a leader.
It was the first to introduce visible
writing. And it has kept ahead ever
since. You’ll be proud of your Oliver.
Your Future Success
Many of the country's great men got
their start as typists. You've read
about them. Typing is a mighty use-
ful thing to know. It always comes in
Business men always appreciate a
young man who is ready for any
Aside from business, typing is becom-
ing so universal nowadays that pretty v
soon nearly all personal correspondence
will he done on the typewriter. It is a
great time saver.
Over 600,000 Olivers are in use. Pic-
’ ture the crowd of 600,000 people !
. New Price Soon
Aftcr January 1st the price of the
Oliver Typewriter will be $57. ‘No
are compelled to make this advance
. because of the increased cost of produc-
Bought and Used By adopted this plan" tion. Our plan and the Oliyer remain
U S Steel Corporation Pennsyl :3? 513,111,?‘ .I"1?hI0w(E'tti‘le q‘uamyt"vaS um
- - . - . in a e. ea 1 ion in cos In ure:
Vania Railroad, National Cloak 8: Suit A Handsorne Machlne its Superiority, S 5
C0" Nmimal Cm’ Bank of New Ymk’ The ‘>49 price of the Oliver has been
Oils ‘E1eVat01' C0-. Corn Products The Oliver is full size, with the com- Wide1y;d‘,emSe(L we want to be em
Refining Co., Montgomery Ward 8: plete alphabet. nllmefiils 311d 5Ymb915' tirelyfair--so we notify you in advance.
Show this offer to your parentse
tell them that a free trial does not obli-
gate them in the slightest. If you don’t
want to keep the Oliver, return it and we
even refund the transportation charges.
You are the sole judge.
Or if you wish further information,
use the coupon. Note that it brings
either the free trial Oliver or further
information. Check which you wish.
But do it NOVV.
The Oliver Typewriter Company
1903 Oliver Typewriter Building. Chicago, In.
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THE OLIVER TYPEWRITER COMPANY
1908 Oliver Typewriter Building, Chicago, IIL
Ship me . new Oliver Nine fur rm day: Ireeintlr-ectlnn. Ill kc... g:
It, I wlll pay $49 .: the rue 0133 per month. The ml: to rema... , '
In you unlll fully paid rm. ;.;
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TM; am. not place me under any obligation to lwy. Ifl change In
relurn the llvcr, 1 will phin It back at your expense n the end 0
fan days. 1
Canadian Price :62. 65 until January m, 1919
Do not lend - mnclllne untll l ardcr It. Mall me your taouks"'ri:. ' ;
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