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 Posted: Thu Oct 31st, 2019 10:03 am
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Nancy Mimms
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Particularly circulators and table top models.  Any leads appreciated.  Thanks so much!

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 Posted: Thu Oct 31st, 2019 03:19 pm
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I saw one on ebay recently, have you tried a search? They were made in Cincinnati, right?

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 Posted: Thu Oct 31st, 2019 09:01 pm
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Yes, I bought one on ebay this summer. They were made in Louisville, KY

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 Posted: Fri Nov 1st, 2019 12:20 am
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OK, I saw some at the FanFair in 2016 in Louisville. Cage design is cool

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 Posted: Fri Nov 1st, 2019 12:28 am
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Very distinctive cage, with the circles - - looks like a Fresn'd Aire otherwise, the blade, motor, etc.





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 Posted: Fri Nov 1st, 2019 12:30 am
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1940s Industrial design





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 Posted: Fri Nov 1st, 2019 01:18 am
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Yes, that and the hassock fan is what I am looking for. I have one hassock fan (in pretty poor shape) but would like another. Thanks again for sharing..

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 Posted: Fri Nov 1st, 2019 01:44 am
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Post A photo of the hassock - - never seen one

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 Posted: Fri Nov 1st, 2019 02:45 am
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http://www.afcaforum.com/forum1/53162.html All things Mimms

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 Posted: Fri Nov 1st, 2019 01:01 pm
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Thanks Mike, never seen one in the wild, but I will keep looking - I do have friends in Louisville!

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