“Hey — I have that!” DiMola discovers he owns vintage items displayed in 1940s ads

As promised, I have posted some images of items I found in both the newspapers I discovered on a junk removal job (see post from Dec. 8) AND my own garage. Take a look.




Rubbish Removalists

Ring, on top of 1940s NY Daily News ad


What: Ring (jewelry)

Neighborhood found: Middle Village, Queens

Type of job: Residential estate cleanout

Where it was found: Behind a piece of bedroom furniture




Removal Rubbish

Hoover Vacuum

Clean Outs

Just tidying up my museum -- I mean office.

What: 1940s Hoover Vacuum Cleaner

Neighborhood: White Stone, Queens

Type of job: Two-family home clean out

Where it was found: Dining room




Rubbish and Waste

Newspaper ad in 1940s issue of NY Daily News





Garbage Removal NY

What: Radio

Type of job: House clutter clean-up

Note: The radio above is not quite the same radio as the one in the newspaper below. However, they are a similar shape and size, and from the same time period.

Trash Brooklyn

Ad for a radio -- 1940s NY Daily News



DiMola Bros Rubbish Removal
1640 Summerfield St.
Ridgewood, NY 11385
Phone: 718-326-6969
Fax: 718-326-7979
NGDimola@aol.com / http://dimolabros.com

DiMola Bros — Providing Queens junk removal services since 1956!

~ by DiMolaBros1956 on December 21, 2010.

3 Responses to ““Hey — I have that!” DiMola discovers he owns vintage items displayed in 1940s ads”

  1. Love the ring you found. Layaway plans for $1 or 75¢ a week. Man, those were the days.

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  3. That ring is absolutely beautiful! 🙂

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