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Jap-A-Lac - Warning. 1890. Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. December 18, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/aapamphlets/item/116/show/108.

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(1890). Jap-A-Lac - Warning. Architecture Retail Pamphlet Collection. Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/aapamphlets/item/116/show/108

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Title Jap-A-Lac
Creator (Local)
  • Glidden Varnish Company
Publisher Glidden Varnish Company
Date 1890
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Varnish Products Company
  • Varnish and varnishing--Catalogs
Genre (AAT)
  • pamphlets
Language English
Physical Description 18 page pamphlet
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  • Text
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Original Item Location http://library.uh.edu/record=b4500244~S3
Digital Collection Architecture Retail Pamphlet Collection
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/aapamphlets
Repository Kenneth Franzheim II Rare Books Room, William R. Jenkins Architecture and Art Library, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/william-r-jenkins-architecture-art-library
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Title Warning
Description Text features a warning against substitutions, a price list, and discusses the uses and superior quality of Jap-A-Lac products, also featured is a rendering of The Glidden Varnish Company factory, "The Home Of Jap-A-Lac."
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Transcript WARNING Some dealers who do not carry Jap-a-lac in stock may say they have something "just as good." There is NOTHING half so good as Jap-a-lac. If your dealer does not keep Jap-a-lac send to us for it. We will prepay express charges on all orders for one quart or more at prices shown below NOTE.—Only the Natural Jap-a -LAC is put up in five gallon cans PRICES Five gallon can - per gal. $1 Covers 1500 square feet, two coats •25 One gallon can - - - i •<,° Covers 300 square feet, two coats One-half gallon can - i •^ Covers 150 square feet, two coats Quart can - - •7* Covers 75 square feet, two coats Pint can - 40 Covers 37 square feet, two coats One-half pint can - 25 Covers 18 square feet, two coats JAP-A-LAC—THE ORIGINAL Beware of Imitations and Substitutes JAP-A-LAC is a liquid preparation for varnishing or finishing new or old wood or metal work. It is especially adapted for hard wood or soft wood floors, interior wood-work, and can be used successfully in many other ways, such as for refinishing front doors, furniture, carriages, oil cloth, wire screens, iron fences, radiators, etc. It covers all mars, scratches or disfigurements and produces a durable, smooth, brilliant, hard and elastic finish. It stains and varnishes at one application and is not affected by hot or cold water or by soap and my different and popular It is applied with an ordinary paint brush and good results are easily obtained by any inexperienced person. It is better than other finishes used for the same purpose because it contains more pure linseed oil, which is the true life of all paints and varnishes. By our process of oxydizing linseed oil we have succeeded in producing a varnish which contains more oil than has ever before been used, and at the same time a reasonably quick- drying article of great durability. The cost of Jap-a-lac is very low in comparison with its great utility. IN THE FRONT OF THIS BOOKLET WILL BE FOUND PRICES, AND IN THE BACK PART COVERING PROPERTIES AND INSTRUCTIONS FOR USING