• Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Adverts: Nik-O-Lok Toilet Lock Company

    Ad Courtesy of Private Collection of Bradley Keen The Nik-O-Lok Company, which manufactures coin and token-operated toilet locks, was founded in Indianapolis in 1910 by Charles Van Cleave, a native of Crawfordsville, Indiana.  The company...

    Read More 2 Comments
  • Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Adverts: Encyclopedia Britannica

    Ad Courtesy of Private Collection of Bradley Keen Sixty years ago, before the days of Google and Wikipedia, Encyclopedia Britannica was the utmost authority on all things from Aardvarks to Zebras.  It was also during...

    Read More 4 Comments