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Roller Organ Original Advertising

Health Merry-Go-Round Co.

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Roller Organs were incorporated into a product called the Children's Health Merry-Go-Round. The Gem-style roller organs, stenciled "Health Merry-Go-Round Roller Organ", operated from a pulley as the merry-go-round rotated, instead of being cranked by hand. Heavily advertised in the 1900s and 1910s, they were produced into the 1920s

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1907 Sears Roebuck & Co. catalog 1907 Gilman Brothers letter,
Health Merry-Go-Round Company
1908 Saturday Evening Post 1908 Saturday Evening Post,
Health Merry-Go-Round
with Gem Roller Organ
Cosmopolitan Cosmopolitan,
Health Merry-Go-Round
with Gem Roller Organ
1908 Health Merry-Go-Round Company invoice 1908 Health Merry-Go-Round Company,
invoice
1908 Health Merry-Go-Round Company letter 1908 The Autophone Co.,
order confirmation,
Health Merry-Go-Round Company
1909 Colliers Magazine 1909 Colliers Magazine
Health Merry-Go-Round,
with Gem Roller Organ
1910 The American Magazine 1910 The American Magazine
1910 Munsey's Magazine
Health Merry-Go-Round,
with Gem Roller Organ
Health Magic Post Card Magic Post Card (with hidden decal)
Health Merry-Go-Round,
with Gem Roller Organ
1912 The American City
Health Merry-Go-Round,
with Gem Roller Organ,
detail of organs and drive belt
1913 Saturday Evening Post 1913 Saturday Evening Post
Health Merry-Go-Round,
with Gem Roller Organ
1913 Good Housekeeping 1913 Good Housekeeping Magazine
Health Merry-Go-Round,
with Gem Roller Organ
I do not have originals for these, but would like to obtain them.