Unusual Gifts Brecks of Boston Christmas Catalog 1954-1955, 8x10, 55 pgs, black/white illustrations, stapled at spine, Brecks, MA. This original, fully illustrated catalog features novelties, toys, personal grooming items, sweaters and small housewares. Includes the Gene Autry saddle, horse’s head and six-shooter pistol grips made to fit a child’s tricycle or bicycle. With original prices.
Breck’s 144th Anniversary Sale Catalog, no copyright date [circa 1961], 8.5x11, 31 pgs, black/white illustrations, stapled at spine, Brecks of Boston, MA. This original, undated catalog offers a three-year calendar that covers 1961-1963, kitchenware, small housewares, tools, personal grooming items, cleaning supplies, gifts, etc. With original prices.
Condition: The 144th anniversary catalog has a small hole in the front cover and shallow corner creases - it is otherwise Very Good. The Christmas catalog has slight water damage to lower corners with associated water stain to last few pages only - contents are otherwise Very Good.