National Geographic : 1915 Nov
-- j RIPOLIN Enamel Paint for Home Tinkering Take a look around your home and see the number of places fairly crying for RIPOLIN Enamel Paint. Use it on that iron bed, on crib, on bath-room, and kitchen walls, on wicker or enameled furniture-in fact, every where you want a handsome white finish that will stay white without repainting. To clean, simply use a damp cloth once in a while. Don't be afraid of harming RIPOLIN-it will stand any amount of rub bing and scrubbing-never discolors. There's no substitute for RIPOLIN Enamel Paint. Flows like cream-is self-spreading-no wrist-tiring labor in brushing it out-no danger of clogging up corners--no hurry for fear it will dry before you are ready, and show laps. RIPOLIN is "fool proof." Just do the best you can-then RIPOLIN will take care of itself. A 50c. can will give you fifty dollars' worth of satis faction. It coats interior or exterior woodwork or metal with a clear, smooth finish like fine porcelain. It is used by all expert decorators, but you do not have to be an expert decorator to use it. RIPOLIN is made by the old Dutch hand process. A gallon will cover from 500 to 700 square feet, depend ing upon the suface. Your painter or decorator will tell you the quantity needed. That brilliant high gloss finish is unexcelled for the kitchen, pantry, or wherever a glass-like surface is de sired. Then, again, for halls, reception rooms, libra ries-wherever the softer effects are preferred-RIPO LIN is obtainable in a beautiful eggshell finish, or even an absolutely flat finish. Any desired tint can be ob tained by mixing pure color ground in Japan with white RIPOLIN-a buff or light green shade is excellent for kitchen walls. Unsurpassed for automobiles-choice of 12 beautiful colors; also yachts and motor boats, because it is the only enamel thatwill stand the test of salt water and sea air. Send 50 cents today for large trial can, with brush-enough to give a thorough test try it out in your own home-then you be the judge. With it we will send the coated strip of tin, and the book showing residences, exclusive clubs, and palatial hotels finished with Ripolin; also name of the Ripolin dealer in your territory. J.A.&W.BIRD&CO. Importers and Distributers of RIPOLIN for the United States and Canada. 90-D Pearl Street 68-D Beaver Street 657-D People's Gas Bldg. Boston New York Chicago --- __ - _ -- _- -- -- -- -- ^ K "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you." rl '