National Geographic : 1916 Apr
Bull Dog Garden Hose Lasts Longest DID you ever use a garden hose 15 years? Here is a man who did-Read his letter Boston, Mass., August 12, 1915. Gentlemen: "Some 15 years ago when I started housekeeping I bought a 50-ft. length of 'Bull Dog' hose. Last year I discarded it and bought another hose which was recommended to me by a salesman in a local store and which I have now had about a year. This new hose has given out in several places so that it is practically worthless and I need a new one. "I should like very much to get another length of 'Bull Dog.' Can you fix me up by sending me a 50-ft. length?" (Name on Request) Garden hose seldom wears out - it usually dies and falls to pieces. "Bull Dog" hose lasts longest because there is plenty of live rubberin it. "Bull Dog" 7-Ply Garden Hose SMade s/ in. with 3/4 in. connections- 18C a foot-in 25 and 50 ft. lengths If a popular price hose is de- Your hose will serve you best sired, our Good Luck brand at when equipped with a "Boston" 10c a ft. is your best selection. Spray Nozzle. It is easy to use, It is the popular priced expression cannot get out of order and gives of the "Bull Dog" standard. There you a shower, spray or mist. 50c is no better hose at the price, at your dealer's. Our practicalbooklet "How to Make Your Garden Grow' is full of helpful suggestions. Send 4c to Dept. N. Boston Woven Hose & Rubber Company The World's Largest Manufacturers of Garden Hose Cambridge, Mass. B2 Order from us direct if your dealer does not sell our hose. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."