|This trader advert from
February 1951 is possibly the dullest advert for a TV that I have ever
seen. Obviously they thought that the looks warranted only 1/6th of
the advert and the selling points much more. This is possibly
because it is an ad for the traders rather than the public.
Large Screen for wide range viewing
12" Flat Face Tube cuts out distortion
With Ferranti Television Receivers you can offer customers a brilliant,
flat picture. All Ferranti advantages are incorporated in every
High Sensitivity aerial
Front Controls for ease of operation
And for those of your customers who prefer to buy by easy instalments
there are attractive hire purchase terms.
Ferranti Table Model T.1405 has all
Ferranti advantages for £59. 19. 6 (Tax paid
Console Model T.1205 ... £75. 0. 0. (tax
paid), Radio and Television Receiver T.1505 £89. 19. 6. (tax paid).
Ferranti Ltd. Moston, Manchester 10; and 36
Kingsway, London WC2.