Sears Camera Catalog – 1952

Cute cover image for the Sears, Roebuck and Company Camera Catalog of 1952. The cover features the Nicca made Tower branded Type-3 (Type III) 35mm rangefinder camera of the early 1950s.

sears tower ad logo

A scan of the original cover of the catalog.

IMG_20181102_0007 logo

From the Tower Type-3 instruction booklet – 1951

More “goodies” to follow from this exceptional camera set we recently acquired. – Chris

Please respect that all content, including photos and text, are the property of this blog and its owner, Yashica Pentamatic Fanatic, Yashica Sailor Boy, Yashica Chris.

Copyright © 2015-2018 Yashica Pentamatic Fanatic, Chris Whelan
All rights reserved.

My Dad – 7 Mar 1914 – 3 Nov 1963

On this sad day 55-years-ago I lost my dad and best friend. Forever with me.

27780099275_8a21cb9daa_o

Sgt. Paul J. Whelan, USA, Ft. Dix, N.J. – 1943

27716418205_3aaf000a5e_o

Brooklyn, N.Y. – c1919

mom and dad brazil

Mom and Dad in Brazil – c1961

Forever in my heart. – Chris

Please respect that all content, including photos and text, are the property of this blog and its owner, Yashica Pentamatic Fanatic, Yashica Sailor Boy, Yashica Chris.

Copyright © 2015-2018 Yashica Pentamatic Fanatic, Chris Whelan
All rights reserved.