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AMPEG BASSAMP with PICKUP AD 1946

1946 AMPEG BASSAMP with PICKUP PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1946 magazine that measures approximately 6 1/2" x 10 1/2" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for AMPEG showing EDDIE BEAR playing upright bass with the Bassamp microphone setup and byline is "The Answer to the Bassman's Prayer.." ..

AMPEG BASSAMP CO AD 1950

1950 AMPEG BASSAMP CO PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1950 magazine that measures approximately 3" x 4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for AMPEG promoting the Ampeg Bass Amp..."The Answer to the Bassman's Prayer". ..

BUESCHER TRUE TONE 400's AD 1946

1946 BUESCHER PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1946 magazine that measures approximately 8" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for BUESCHER featuring the Buescher True Tone 400's with the byline "Ecstasy....Made By Masters ..Played By Artists"......minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

CRUMAR's T-1B Organ print AD - Steve Walsh of Kansas

1979 CRUMAR's T-1B Organ print AD featuring Steve Walsh of Kansas shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1979 magazine that measures approximately 8 1/2" x 11" and is suitable for framing.

Danelectro AMPLIFIERS AD - 1947

1947 Danelectro AMPLIFIERS PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original black and white print ad from a 1947 magazine that measures only 4" x 7" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad featuring endorser OSCAR MOORE with guitar..byline is "Danelectro The World's Finest"... lists Conqueror, Virtuoso and Patrician models with prices...

DANELECTRO Piano Microphone AD 1950

1950 Danelectro PIANO MICROPHONE PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original small format print ad from a 1950 magazine that measures only 4" x 3 3/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad promoting Danelectro's Piano pickup featuring an illustration of a horse playing piano ..byline is "Why work like a horse?"......

DeARMOND (ROWE INDUSTRIES) AD 1946

1946 DeARMOND (ROWE INDUSTRIES) PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1946 magazine that measures approximately 8 1/2" x 10 1/2" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad featuring the "Guitar Microphone" on an archtop guitar..byline is "Presto!...Turn Your Regular Guitar into an Electric with the Famous DeArmond Guitar microphone"...minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

DeARMOND (ROWE INDUSTRIES) BASS VIOL PICKUP AD 1948

1948 DeARMOND (ROWE INDUSTRIES) BASS VIOL PICKUP PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1948 magazine that measures approximately 4" x 4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad featuring the "Bass Viol Pickup" on an upright bass..byline is "Get This New DeArmond Bass Viol Pickup for the "Lift" you always wanted" ...

DeARMOND (ROWE INDUSTRIES) AD 1950 - Ukulele

1950 DeARMOND (ROWE INDUSTRIES) PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1950 magazine that measures approximately 4 1/4" x 10" and is suitable for framing. Nice early ad featuring a lovely Hawaiian playing her uke with a DeArmond pickup attached . byline is "Now...amplify your ukulele!"...minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

EPIPHONE TONE SPECTRUM GUITAR PICK-UP AD 1950

1950 EPIPHONE TONE SPECTRUM GUITAR PICK-UP PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1950 trade magazine that measures approximately 8" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for EPIPHONE showing their new TONE SPECTRUM GUITAR PICK-UP on an Epiphone Zephyr Deluxe Cutaway...byline is "A Natural Follow Up to the Electar Advanced Amplifier" minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GIBSON GUITAR - LOU BONNIE AD 1945

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1945 GIBSON GUITAR PRINT AD shown.Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipped from a 1945 trade magazine that measured approximately 8" x 10 1/2". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring endorser LOU BONNIE then MGM contract artist and his vintage L-5...byline is "Starring Lou Bonnie...Gibson Artist of Movie and Radio Fame..." minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GIBSON GUITAR - Tommy Kay AD 1945

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1945 GIBSON GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipped from a 1945 trade magazine that measured approximately 8" x 10 1/2". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring endorser TOMMY KAY then with The Mildred Bailey Show at NBC and his vintage L-5...byline is "Gibson Proudly Presents Tommy Kay..." minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GIBSON GUITAR - LES PAUL AD 1945

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1945 GIBSON GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipping from a 1945 trade magazine that measured approximately 8 1/2" x 11". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring endorser LES PAUL (then NBC radio artist)...playing his ES-250...byline is "Gibson Spotlights...Les Paul.." minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper..

GIBSON GUITAR - JOE SODJA AD 1946

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1946 GIBSON GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipping from a 1946 trade magazine that measured approximately 7 1/2" x 10 1/2". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring endorser JOE SODJA (then with Fred Waring)...playing what appears to be an ES-150... minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper..

GIBSON GUITAR - Perry Botkin AD 1946

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1946 GIBSON GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipped from a 1946 trade magazine that measured approximately 7 3/4" x 10 3/4". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring endorser PERRY BOTKIN playing what appears to be an early L-5..byline is "Gibson Salutes Perry Botkin" minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GIBSON GUITAR - ROY SMECK AD 1947

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1947 GIBSON GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white (faded) clipped print ad from a 1947 trade magazine that measured approximately 7" x 9". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring endorser ROY SMECK ...playing his Gibson Ultratone Lap Steel...byline is "Roy Smeck Records with the Ultratone.." ..

GIBSON CUSTOM-BUILT AMPLIFIER AD 1950

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1950 GIBSON CUSTOM-BUILT AMPLIFIER PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipped from a 1950 trade magazine that measured approximately 8 1/2" x 11". A cool early ad for GIBSON showing the new Custom-Built Amplifier model...byline is "Stars In Studio Work" minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GIBSON GUITAR - Dell Staton AD 1951

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1951 GIBSON GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipped from a 1951 trade magazine that measured approximately 8" x 10 1/2". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring endorser Dell Staton, then with the "Dell Staton Trio" , with his ES-350...byline is "The Dell Staton Trio Gaining Recognition With A Gibson" minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GIBSON ES-150 GUITAR AD 1950

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1950 GIBSON ES-150 GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad clipped from a 1950 trade magazine that measured approximately 8" x 11". A cool early ad for GIBSON featuring the popular Electric Spanish ES-150 model...byline is "A popular priced professional Gibson..." minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GIBSON CF-100 GUITAR AD 1950

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1950 GIBSON CF-100 GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original black and white print ad from a 1950 trade magazine that measured approximately 7 1/2" x 10 1/2". A cool early ad for GIBSON introducing the New Gibson Flat Top Cutaway model...byline is "Introducing CF-100" minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper..

GIBSON S-1 GUITAR AD 1977 - RON WOOD

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1977 GIBSON S-1 GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original color print ad from a 1977 trade magazine that measured approximately 8" x 11". A cool 70s ad for GIBSON with RON WOOD endorsing the S-1 model...byline is "Before Gibson Designed the S-1, Ron Wood had his guitars customized"..

GRETSCH DRUMS - DAVE TOUGH AD 1946

1946 GRETSCH DRUMS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1946 trade magazine that measures approximately 8 1/4" x 11 1/2" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for GRETSCH featuring endorser DAVE TOUGH then "Number One Drummer of the Year" playing his New Gretsch Broadkaster Outfit...minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GRETSCH DRUMS - SHELLY MANNE AD 1946

1946 GRETSCH DRUMS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1946 trade magazine that measures 8 1/2" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for GRETSCH featuring endorser SHELLY MANNE playing his New Gretsch-Gladstone and Gretsch Broadkasters... byline is "Sheldon (Shelly) Manne..Stan Kenton's Popular Drummer!" ....minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GRETSCH "160" SYNCHROMATIC GUITAR AD 1946

1946 GRETSCH GUITARS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1946 trade magazine that measures approximately 8 1/4" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for the FRED GRETSCH Mfg. Co. featuring the GRETSCH "160" Synchromatic guitar...byline is "An Old Favorite Returns"...minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GRETSCH "115" SYNCHROMATIC GUITAR AD - 1946

1946 GRETSCH GUITARS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1946 trade magazine that measures approximately 8 1/4" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for the FRED GRETSCH Mfg. Co. featuring the GRETSCH "115" Synchromatic guitar...byline is "Red River Dave and other outstanding artists Prefer Blondes"...minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GRETSCH "160" SYNCHROMATIC GUITAR AD 1947

1947 GRETSCH GUITARS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1947 trade magazine that measures approximately 8 1/4" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for the FRED GRETSCH Mfg. Co. featuring the GRETSCH "160" Synchromatic guitar...byline is "The Famous Gretsch 160 Synchromatic Guitar.."..minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GRETSCH GUITARS AD 1947 - JOHNNY SMITH

1947 GRETSCH GUITARS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1947 trade magazine that measures approximately 8" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for the FRED GRETSCH Mfg. Co. featuring the "New Star" JOHNNY SMITH playing his GRETSCH "400" Synchromatic guitar...byline is "A New Star on the Horizon...Johnny Smith .."...minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GRETSCH SYNCHROMATIC "400" AD 1948

1948 GRETSCH SYNCHROMATIC "400" PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1948 trade magazine that measures approximately 8 1/4" x 10 5/8" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for GRETSCH that shows endorser George Watling playing the Gretsch Sunchromatic "400" guitar. "Gretsch Synchromatic guitars are without question the finest instruments available"...

GRETSCH DRUMS AD - BROADKASTERS OF 1948

1948 GRETSCH DRUMS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1948 trade magazine that measures 8 1/4" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for GRETSCH featuring eight "top-flight" endorsers SHELLY MANNE, DICK SHANAHAN, NICK FATOOL, MILT HOLLAND, DAVE TOUGH, LOUIE BELLSON, JO JONES AND GEORGE WETTLING and Gretsch Broadkasters...byline is "America's Top-Flight Drummers Hail Gretsch Broadkasters of 1948" ....minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

GRETSCH GUITARS AD 1951 - Harry Volpe

1951 GRETSCH GUITARS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1951 trade magazine that measures approximately 4 1/4" x 5 1/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for the FRED GRETSCH Mfg. Co. featuring HARRY VOLPE playing his Gretsch "Miracle Neck" guitar... byline is "Volpe and His Gretsch Guitar"...

GRETSCH GUITAR AD 1978 (with CHET ATKINS)

1978 GRETSCH GUITAR PRINT AD shown in the photo. This is an original print ad from a 1978 magazine that measures approximately 8" x 10 3/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early black and white ad showing CHET ATKINS HOLDING THE ATKINS SUPER AXE BY GRETSCH. .

HAMER GUITARS AD 1978 (with RICK NIELSEN)

1978 HAMER GUITARS PRINT AD shown in the photo. This is an original print ad from a 1978 magazine that measures approximately 8" x 10 3/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for Hamer Guitars featuring Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick.

KAY BASS AD 1945 - Slam Stewart

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1945 KAY Upright Bass PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from Original print ad that measured approximately 8 1/4" x 11". A cool early ad for KAY that shows Slam Stewart (then of the Benny Goodman Orchestra) playing his Kay FIVE STRING Upright Bass..

KAY BASS GUITAR AD 1946

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1946 KAY BASS GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original print ad from a 1946 magazine that measured approximately 6 1/2" x 10" . This is a cool early ad for KAY MUSICAL INSTRUMENT COMPANY featuring endorser NORMAN BATES playing the 5-string KAY upright bass...

KAY 5 STRING BASS AD 1946

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1946 KAY UPRIGHT 5 STRING BASS PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original print ad from a 1946 magazine that measured approximately 6" x 9" . A cool early ad for KAY MUSICAL INSTRUMENT COMPANY featuring endorsers MAURICE ROY playing the 5-string KAY upright bass...minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper..

KAY 5 STRING BASS AD 1946

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1946 KAY UPRIGHT 5 STRING BASS PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original print ad from a 1946 magazine that measured approximately 8 1/2" x 11" . This is a cool early ad for KAY MUSICAL INSTRUMENT COMPANY featuring endorsers SLAM STEWART and CHUBBY JACKSONplaying the 5-string KAY upright basses....byline is "Kay 5 String Bass Artists Place First and Second in Polls!".. minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper..

KAY "MIGHTY MIDGET" BASS GUITAR AD 1951

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1951 KAY "Mighty Midget" BASS GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original print ad from a 1951 magazine that measured approximately 4" x 11". A cool early ad for KAY with 6-footer MAX WAYNE of the Jimmy McFarland Combo with the Mighty Midget Kay Bass , byline is "Try This One For Size!"....minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper..

KAY 5 STRING BASS & ARTIST GUITAR AD 1947

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1947 KAY 5 STRING BASS & ARTIST GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original print ad from a 1947 magazine that measured approximately 4" x 7". A cool early ad for KAY MUSICAL INSTRUMENT COMPANY featuring showing the "Top Team" of the 5-string KAY upright bass and the ARTIST guitar...

KAY K-42 GUITAR AD 1951

Direct digital download of a high quality scan of the 1951 KAY K-42 GUITAR PRINT AD shown. Scanned directly from original print ad from a 1951 magazine that measures approximately 4" x 6". A cool early ad for KAY that describes and shows the K-42 offered by Kay at the time... byline is "A Professional Guitar in every way Except Price.."....minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper..

LEEDY DRUMS AD 1946

1946 LEEDY DRUMS PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1946 trade magazine that measures approximately 8 1/2" x 11" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for LEEDY featuring endorser JACK SPERLING ...byline is "A Great Service Band Demands Drums That Give Service!.."..minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper

MAESTRO STAGE PHASER AD (NORLIN) 1978

1978 MAESTRO STAGE PHASER AD shown in the photo is an original black and white print ad from a 1977 magazine that measures approximately 8" x 10 1/2" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for NORLIN showing their Maestro STAGE PHASER footpedal with the by-line "SOLE CONTROL.."....

MARTIN GUITAR AD 1978

1978 MARTIN GUITAR PRINT AD shown in the photo. This is an original print ad from a 1978 magazine that measures approximately 8" x 10 3/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for Martin Guitars showing tools and Martin Guitar parts. .

S.L. MOSSMAN GUITAR AD 1970s

1970s S.L. MOSSMAN GUITAR PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1970s magazine that measures approximately 8" x 10 3/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for Mossman in Winfield, Kansas.......

S.L. MOSSMAN GUITAR AD 1977

1977 S.L. MOSSMAN GUITAR PRINT AD shown in the photo is an original print ad from a 1977 magazine that measures approximately 8" x 10 3/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for Mossman in Winfield, Kansas showing the "Golden Era" Dreadnought.."A current of music flows from soul to strings to life" byline.......

NATIONAL LAP STEEL AD - 1945

1945 NATIONAL LAP STEEL PRINT AD shown in the photo. This is an original print ad from a 1945 magazine that measures approximately 8 1/2" x 10 1/2" and is suitable for framing. Shows a National Lap Steel Guitar by line is "STUDY IN BLACK AND WHITE".....minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper ..

PEAVEY ELECTRONICS AD 1978 (with LYNYRD SKYNYRD)

1978 PEAVEY ELECTRONICS AD featuring LYNYRD SKYNYRD shown in the photo. This is an original print ad from a 1978 magazine that measures approximately 8" x 10 3/4" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad with an insert showing LYNYRD SKYNYRD on stage with Peavey gear. The ad line is "Professional musicians know it pays to buy quality gear..."..

WFL DRUM AD 1950 - Buddy Rich

1950 WFL DRUM PRINT AD shown is an original black and white print ad from a 1950 trade magazine that measures approximately 6 1/2" x 10" and is suitable for framing. This is a cool early ad for WFL Showing the new WFL drums and endorser Buddy Rich byline is "Buddy Rich plays these Drums....."..minor crease evident from fold in source trade paper