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1939 Mahogany 12 inch Mirror in Lid

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The above set is being restored by Dave Johnson. On the left is a view inside the set. On the right is a picture of a 12AP4 picture tube (left) which was originally used in the set, and a replacement tube made by Thompson in the 80s to replace the 12AP4.

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Above photos courtesy of Konrad Schiecke

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Here is a 1939 Zenith radio with a similar cabinet 

1939 Blonde 12 inch Mirror-in-Lid

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Above pictures courtesy of Darryl Hock

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Courtesy of Dave Johnson

 

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From the Zenith Corp. 1953 Annual Report

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