(via Modern Mechanix)
Since I’m sure you’ve already purchased and mastered your cowboy guitar and hawaiian guitar lessons, it’s probably time to move on to a new instrument all together. How about learning to play the saw, now? This advertisement from the March 1948 issue of Popular Science.
Quickly produce saw music of amazing, voicelike beauty. Without knowing one note from another, without using music, soon play such songs as Ã¢â‚¬Å“Long, Long TrailÃ¢â‚¬Â, Ã¢â‚¬Å“Till we Meet Again,Ã¢â‚¬Â and other favorites old and new. No notes to read, no dreary practice Ã¢â‚¬â€ success guaranteed.
Since 1921, thousands of our students have amazed themselves and friendsÃ¢â‚¬Â¦many have starred in shows and broadcasting orchestras. This is your opportunity to gain quick popularity, and to make money entertaining at parties, dances, lodges, clubs, church entertainments, everywhere.
You Play or NO PAY!
5 DAYS TRIAL
If you can sing, whistle or hum a tune then you can play the Musical Saw. To prove how quickly and easily you can learn, we allow you
FIVE DAYS TRIAL. Play at the nest party!
Write TODAY for details to . . .
MUSSEHL & WESTPHAL
Novelty Musical InstrumentsÃ¢â‚¬â€Est. 1021
33 Fort Street Fort Atkinson, Wis.
[tags]Modern Mechanix, Learn to play saw[/tags]