Title: Everything for the garden : 1920
Year: 1920 (1920s)
Authors: Peter Henderson & Co Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
Subjects: Seeds Catalogs Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs Books Catalogs Lawn mowers Catalogs Bulbs (Plants) Catalogs Flowers Catalogs
Publisher: New York : Peter Henderson & Co.
Contributing Library: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library
Digitizing Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library
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list of Implements. Tools and Requisites, for the Garden, Lawn and Farm, We also distribute a separate list of Planet Jr Implements, anda Spraijing Calendar. We are pleased to send any of these upon request. The Henderson &iiS Lawn Mower THE KING OF LAWN MOWERS DURABLE SELF-ADJUSTING DRAW CUT ALWAYS .SHARP LEAVES THE LAWN SMOOTH AND FREE FROM CORRUGATION LIGHT RUNNING NOISELESS DOES NOT PULL THE GRASS THE HENDERSON BALL-BEARING MOWER has high drive wheels.largo, open non-clogging cylinder The spiral of the knivs is correctlyproportioned to givs a continuous ^ut, leaving the lawn a? smooth as if6haved entirely free from the corrugated surface left by other Mowers.The handles are braced and re-nforced to prevent twisting and breakingwhen fne side of the Mower is held off the ground, and besides rhe handleis equipped with improved grips which keeps the hands in a naturalposition, gives more power, and is less tiresome than a continued grasp,with wrists twisted, on a horizontal grip.
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THE HENDERSON BALL-BEARING LAWN MOWER is made withoutregard to cost-—to be the best, most durable, and the easiest-working Moweron the market, and while the prices are necessarily a little higher than thoseof Mowers simply made to sell, yet in the end our Mower will prove muchcheaper, aside from annoying delays and repairs experienced with cheapMowers. It is superior to all other Mowers in the following respects: The-axles of the revolving cutter, like the axles of a bicycle, work in self-adjustingball-bearing journal boxes or cups, which reduces the friction enormously.The Mower is also built scientifically correct in other respects. The draw-cut principle corrects the defect in push cut LawnMowers, and completely reverses the old way of cutting thegrass. The grass is drawn across the sharp edge of the Stati-onary Knife, which is the cutting knife, and is severed mosteasily, causing the mower to operate much more easily. italso prevents the mower from bobbing up in the rear,thus in
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