Chicago, IL: Celotex Corporation, 1942. Original edition. Staplebound Wraps. Quarto, pp. 24, illustrated with b/w photographs. Very good; some staining on several pages. Item #19003
This book offered practical and economical suggestions for enhancing the life and livability of a home at a time when labor and building materials were in short supply. The tone is very patriotic; it was "the responsibility of each of us to protect and fortify our homes so that they can better weather the storms of today and remain standing, firm and strong, for the day when victory is finally ours." You will feel this book made a vital contribution to the nation's war effort!