09-09-2020, 08:03 PM
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Think that weird and wonderful razors needing special blades were a thing of the early days of safety razors? Would this advertisement for a King Oscillator from 1946 change your mind?

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From The Minneapolis Star Tribune, June 16, 1946.

I found this advertisement as I was writing a different and longer post about the King Oscillator and the Rotary King razors… so consider this a teaser for next week.

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 09-10-2020, 02:01 AM
  • Rufus
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If it came out today I wouldn’t buy one because of the great variety of razors on the market.  But if I were shaving 74 years ago when it was brought out I’d likely give it a try.

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 09-10-2020, 03:19 AM
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You got to add another ten years at least to the date it came out... the earliest patents are from around 1920 Smile

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 09-10-2020, 10:48 AM
  • RyznRio
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I never realized how scary the word shear can be when it is the method to keep my face in the PINK of condition. Sbathroom_grooming_shaving_100-100 Firedevil Facepalm

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