Vintage Vacuumatic Card Vender, TV & Radio Stars, Exhibit Supply Co, 1950s
"Exhibit's Vacuumatic Card Vender / Autographed TV & Radio Stars". This vintage 5-cent vending machine offered facsimile autographed photos of popular TV & radio stars of the era including: Lucille Ball, Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis, Groucho Marx, Jackie Gleason, Gertrude Berg & Milton Berle, among many others. Manufactured by Exhibit Supply Co. Wooden Cabinet, Glass Door w/ Yellow Border & Translucent Neon Pink Marquee, Caster Wheels. 38 1/2" H (excluding marquee) x 23" W x 16 1/2 D This machine weighs over 100 lbs. Vintage Condition: wear commensurate with age and use throughout e. Several scuffs, scratches and small chips to the cabinet, minor paint loss, mild tarnish to the metal components. When plugged in, the machine lit up immediately.
The "vacuumatic" mechanism was briefly tested and appears to be partially operational. The right side did not activate.
This machine will need to be serviced/repaired, if used. The original service instructions and replacement keys are present.
No autographed cards are included, but replacements can be found online. Please thoroughly review all photos to fully evaluate cosmetic condition. Please feel free to ask any questions regarding the item up for sale.
Replies to inquiries will be made as soon as possible. All items will be properly secured and packaged with great care. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Vending Machines\Other Vending Machines". The seller is "shorething_218" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.