This is an original 1943 World War II black and white print ad for the Rex Triturator, a product by the Chain Belt Company of Milwaukee. This piece of equipment grinds up garbage produced by the ship crew. The garbage that is ground into pulp sinks quickly in salt water, thus leaving no trail to expose American military positions for enemy U-boats.
This 68+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 12 inches; 24 x 30 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Engineering, Night Watchman, Lookout, Navy, Naval, Rex Chain Belt and Transmission, Baldwin-Duckworth Roller Chain Belt, Industrial Manufacturing