|The pictures show views of this Boxed ©1970 Johnson Smith & Company 1929 Reprint Novelty Catalog Book. Shown are two sides of the box, the hardback book, the binding edge of the book and (4) random sample pages from inside. Normally we do not sell any reproduction items but this reprinted book is much too nice to not list. It is a 1970 printed book of a 1929 Johnson Smith & Company novelty Catalogue. The hardback book comes in a hard box with colorful pages printed on two sides as pictured. The book measures 6-1/8'' x 9-1/4'' x 1-3/4''. The book is in mint condition as pictured. The box has some light wear, also as pictured.|
Like all of Johnson Smiths catalogs, it is packed with thousands of fun old Novelty, Joke, Prank, Magic, and Nostalgic items. There is far too much in this (780) page book to list but some of the many items pictured, described, and priced inside include:
Periscope, X-Ray Tube, Blank Pistol, Chameleon Lizards, Telegraph Set, Masks, Disguises, Wigs, ''Nigger'' Make-Up, Porcelain Eyes & Teeth, Character Masks, Masquerade Costumes, Ukulele, Banjo, Flute, Fife, Zither, Whistles, many different kinds of Harmonicas, other Musical Instruments, Record Repeater (record player), Phonographs, Film-O-Scope, Money Maker, Tennis Racquet Puzzle, many different Fireworks, Dice, Playing Cards, Religious Items, Printing Sets, Movie Projectors, Magic Lanterns, Joke Cigarettes, Joke Rubber items including: Hangers, Nails, Eggs, Chewing Gum, Chocolate Candies, Nuts, Hot Dogs, Banana, Mouse, Doughnut, Pretzels, and Matches. There are many Magic Tricks, Cigarette Maker, Cigarette Cases, Dutch Pipes, Cigarette, Cigars, Novelty Pipes, Belt & Buckle Sets, Dice Jewelry, Cuckoo Clock, Novelty Clocks, Mantle Clocks, Alarm Clocks, Pocket Watches, Wrist Watches, Emblem Buttons, Good Luck Glass Charms, Bracelets, Necklaces, Rings, Novelty Rings, Toy Rings, Silverware, Good Luck Coins, Small Tin Friction Toys, Baby Tractor, Tank, Key Ring, Keys, Nude Key Chain Bottle Opener, many different Fraternal & other Key Tags, Fish Hooks, Fishing Lures, Fishing Tackle, Casting Outfits, Scissors, Shoot-A-Plane Pistol, Fiffi Flying Butterfly Greeting Card, Pistol Cigarette Case, Target Pistol, Revolver & Automatic Guns, Air Pistols & Rifles, Potato Pistol, Cap Guns, Miniature Pistols, Place Cards, Trick Opera Glasses, Novelty Blood Tester, Trick Wine Glass, and a Bathing Girl Cigarette Case. There are many different Fountain Pens & Mechanical Pencils, Religious Picture Cards, Tear Gas Pen, Hand Cuffs, Clubs, and other different Weapons. There are Cameras, Film, Jewelry, Brooch, Camera Kit, Model Airplanes, Cash Register Banks, Safe Banks, Novelty Banks, Puzzle Banks, Book Bank, Compass, Ring Box, Ouija Boards, Stereoscope, Typewriters, Surprise Mutoscope, Exploding Book, Shooting Pack of Cards, Pocket Adding Machines, Magic Tricks, Pencil Sharpener, Risque items, Hand Held Puzzles, Brownie Stamps, Locks, Put & Take Gambling Tops, Slingshot, Novelty Combs, Incense Burner, Tools, Sewing Kit, Celluloid Tape Measure, Razors and Razor Blades, Shaving and Grooming Tools. There are Binoculars, Telescopes, Microscopes, Eye Glasses, Beads, Flag Buttons, Flags, Barometer, Horse Race Games, Bubbler Outfit, Alabama Coon Jigger Dancing Toy, Balloons, Puzzle Mirrors, Cigarette Lighters, and more Joke, Magic, and Novelty items. There are many old Black Memorabilia items, Coin Tricks, Card Tricks, Skeleton, many many more Puzzles, Miniature Beer Stein, Money Belt, Cow Bell, Celluloid Top Puzzles, Dexterity Puzzles & Games, Flip Books, Squirt Rings, Badges, and Flowers, Pocket Roulette wheels & Dice, Surprise Balls, Tobacco Pouch, Exploding items, many Joke Snake items, Joy Buzzer, Bird Whistle, Celluloid Floating Toys, Ventriloquism items, Ventriloquist Figures, Gyroscope Tops, Puppets, Cigar Fans, Comic Camera, Dribble Glass, Matchbox Tricks, Pocket Knife, Jewish Nickel, Weather Pictures, Mirrors, Negro Wigs, Indian Headdress, and many many more joke items. There are many Gambling Punch Boards, Gypsy Fortune Teller Gum Ball Slot Machine, Badges, many Celluloid Pin Back Buttons with Hanging Charms, Novelty Pinback Buttons, Encased Good Luck Pennies (Indian Head), many Joke, Magic, Fortune Telling, Hypnotism, and other Books, Song Books, Instruction Books, Masonic Books, Ku Klux Klan Book, other Fraternal Books, Miniature Bible, and many, many more Magic Tricks. There are Adams and other Magic Kits, Chemistry Sets, Pocket Baseball Game, Pipe Sets, Pocket Knives, Liquor Flasks, Clickers and Noisemakers, Wheel of Fortune Gambling Wheels, Pocket Horse Racing Game Gambling Top, Mini Speed Boat, Fun Certificates, and lots more Puzzles, Magic, and Novelty Toys. There are Risque Pocket Watch Charm Viewers, Opera Glass Charms, Rabbits Foot, Lanterns, Kitchen Gadget Items, Dresser Vanity Items, Beadwork Kits, Stereo Viewers & Cards, Rubber Stamps, Pencil Viewers, Fans, Coffee Pots, Toasters, Appliances, Luggage & Trunks, Exercise Equipment, Sports Equipment, Snow Globes, Candy, Candy Bars, Chewing Gum, Life Savers, Spinner Pictures, Charms, Poker Chips, Bicycle, Bike Accessories, Musical Instruments, Music Boxes and Musical Novelties, Wallets, Cigarette Cases, Wonderball Miniature Aquarium, Miniatures, Hat Bands, Jumbo Peanut Favors, Comic Sand Cards, Movie Star Tape Measures, Cigarette Holders, Google Eyed Goblin (Kobe) Charms, Magnet, and Magnet Toys. There are many more Joke, Puzzle, & Magic items, Stanhope Viewer items, Crystal Radio Sets, Telegraph Kit, Flashlights, Stick Pins, Whistles of all kinds, Police and other Badges, Good For Tokens, Slot Machine Coins, Little Orphan Annie Doll, Dolls, Telephones, Magnets, Magnet Kits, Magnetic Toys, Miniature Golf Game, many Flower and Vegetable Seeds, Mexican Jumping Beans, Atlas, Maps, Books, Toy Kits, Oil Lamps, Thimbles, Photograph Jewelry, Photo Novelties, and much, much, much more....... The characters seen inside include: Our Gang (Little Rascals), Brownies, Mutt & Jeff, Charlie Chaplin, Little Orphan Annie, Foxy Grandpa.