National Geographic : 1932 Sep
It looks better.. It sounds better . . It IS better! Bring all the best dance music right into your home, "as if in person." PHILCO, the only radio scientifically designed as a musical instrument, gives you your choice of the world's famous orchestras. From near and far PHILCO picks them out of the air and presents them to you with plenty of volume for dancing, and full, rich, perfect tone . . . And every other kind of music ... and entertainment... and religious service ... and public address... and sports, markets and current events... all yours with a PHILCO, "as if in person." Close your eyes, turn your back . . . you cannot distinguish between the voice of PHILCO and the original. Go to your nearest PHILCO Dealer who will be happy to show and demonstrate it. See it. Hear it. Buy it. Enjoy it. PHILCO PHILADELPHIA TORONTO" LONDON PHI LCO A musical instrument o/ qualit PHILCO MODEL 15X, shown above, $150 Tax Paid. 1. The PHILCO Inclined Sounding Board throws all sound up into field of listener, making all high notes heard for the first time. 2. Large area of sounding board insures full reproduction of low notes. 3. Echo Absorb ing Screen at the back prevents echo and blur, the first radio to deliver sound only from front of speaker. 4. Open sounding board instead of sound chamber affords clear unboxed tone. (Patented) You will findin PHILCO every worthwhile improvement ... many of them exclusive ... Every PHILCO a Balanced Superheterodyne Twin Electro Dynamic Speakers Shadow Tuning Tuning Silencer Automatic Volume Control Pentode Tubes (6 in i i-Tube sets) Tone Control Push-pull Circuit Distance Switch Illuminated Grille Illuminated Station Recording Dial with glowing arrow indicator Neat, small, no-glare dial, calibrated to station channel numbers Cabinets of world's finest and most expensive furniture woods Every Cabinet hand-rubbed NEW PHILCO HIGH EFFICIENCY TUBES PHILCO REPLACEMENT TUBES IMPROVE THE PERFORMANCE OF ANY SET Philco-TransitoneRadiofor motor carsand boats $49.95 including Tubes and Tax. Complete installationfor cars equipped with aerialwill average less than $2o.