National Geographic : 1926 May
"POSITIVE AGITATION" See for yourself what it means "POSITIVE AGITATION" as accomplished in the new Hoover is beating- the time tested requirement of thor ough rug-cleaning -reduced to anexact scientific process. Such beating, instead of be ing concentrated in a few to know the violent strokes as with the difference between carpet-beater or broom, is HOOVe modified by The Hooverinto 9iew HOOVER a series of swiftly repeated and a vacuum air-cushioned taps. This is achieved by means of a to tally new appliance-the ex clusive and patented Hoover Agitator illustratedhere. Suctionl ifts the rug from the floor and floats it on a cush ion of air while the Agitator gently flutters out all the em bedded grit as the strong to the dust-tight bag crx THE difference between the new Hoover and a vacuum cleaner is concrete and real. You have only to see this amazing cleaner in action on a carpet, and touch that carpet with the tips of your fingers, to know what this dif ference is. Instantly your finger tips can feel the new Hoover's "Positive Agitation"-that delicate air-cushioned tapping of the fabric, that swiftly sure dislodgment and withdrawal of the most deeply embedded grit. Small wonder the new Hoover is hailed every where as revolutionary! It excels even the standard-design Hoover in these important particulars: 1 For the first time, it makes possible "Posi tive Agitation" of floor coverings. 2 By actual test, in the ordinary cleaning time, it beats out and sweeps up from carpetings an average of 131% more dirt. THE HOOVER COMPANY, The oldest and largest maker of electric cleaners 3 It is an even greater rug-saver; the oftener a carpet is cleaned with a Hoover the longer that carpet will wear. 4 It is virtually service-proof, every part, in cluding the new motor, requiring no oiling. 5 It increases the efficiency of its remarkable dusting tools because of its 50% stronger suction. 6 Its exclusive dust- and germ-proof bag is now washable. 7 Its form and finish are of startling beauty; and every new feature insures greater oper ating ease. Examine the new Hoover. See for yourself what "Positive Agitation" means. And remember only $6.25 down makes the new Hoover yours, with the balance in easy monthly payments. NORTH CANTON, OHIO The Hoover is also made in Canada, at Hamilton, Ontario che HO OVER It BEATS as it Sweeps as it Cleans PRESS OF JUDD & DETWEILER, INC. WASHINGTON. D. C.