Gilbert Catalog
Price in 1950: $9.95
Everything the young carpenter needs! Nearly every tool necessary for building chairs, tables, wagons, rafts, etc., is included with this huge set. Tools comprising assortment are; Cross-cut and Keyhole Saws of high carbon steel, Plane, Square, Brace and Bit, Chisel, Trowel, Coping Saw and 3 spore Blades, Hammer, T-Square, Mallet, Nails, Utility Can, Triangle, Awl, 2 Screwdrivers, Pliers, Sandpaper Block and Sandpaper, Plumb Bob, Wrench, Putty Knife and big 12" Level. Set measures 18 1/4" x 10 1/8" x 2 7/8". Price, $9.95. Denver and West, $10,45.

Price in 1955: $8.95
Big all-steel cabinet is just right for junior on-the-job projects! Contains Hammer, Brace, 12" Saw, Bent Nose Pliers, metal Triangle, Carpenter's Pencil, Putty Knife, 1/2" Chisel, 4" Screwdriver, 5" Screwdriver, Awl, metal Try Square, 4" pcs. Sandpaper, Combination Level (for angular, vertical and horizontal use), die cast Plane, 1/8" Twist Drill, metal Hack Saw. Illustrated folder included. Cabinet is 20" wide, 16 3/8" high, 4" deep, opens to 20 1/4".