National Geographic : 1925 Jul
The dirt that f rs bt one thing! In all rugs there is dirt that ne ds beating t dislodge. It is easy to prove this* .. . Are you content tc et this dirt reriain in your home-its glass like edges a menace to ru rife; its myri as of disease germs a challenge to health? Then, choose ow between rt and a Hoover. You can't have both! For with The Hoover rugs are k pt beaten, swept and suctioned im maculately clean. Cho se now! Your authorized Hoover Dealer will deliver a Hoover complete ith dusting tool upon payment of only $6.25 down. Jhe HOOVER It BEATS... as it Sweeps as it Cleans *TO PROVE RUGS NEED BEATING: Turn over a corner of a rug; with the handle of an ordinary table-knife, or something of equal weight, give the under or warp side 15 to 25 sharp taps and watch the dirt dance out from the nap depths onto a piece of paper. Feel the destructive character of this grit. This is the dirt your pres ent cleaning methods have missed, and that beating has dislodged. Correct use of The Hoover causes this embedded dirt to be vibrated to the surface by the rapid, gentle beating of the Hoover brush, as powerful suction lifts the rug from the floor and draws all the beaten-out, swept-up dirt into the dust-tight bag THE HOOVER COMPANY, NORTH CANTON, OHIO The oldest and largest maker of electric cleaners The Hoover is also made in Canada, at Hamilton, Ontario PRESS OF JUDD & DETWEILER. INC. WASHINGTON. D. C.