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Title Manual: K&E. Merchants' Pocket Slide Rule Instructions. Issued by K&E Co., Morristown, NJ., ca. 1968-1972.
Object Name Manual, Training
Catalog Number 2010.012.0005
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Gift of George Edler.
Scope & Content K&E. Merchants' Pocket Slide Rule Instructions. Issued by Keuffel & Esser Co., Morristown, N.J., circa 1968-1972. Copyright 1950.

Pamphlet, 5-3/4" wide x 8-3/4" high, 12 pages plus covers.

With the text on page 12 for "The L Scale" and the Morristown imprint, it would have been issued for the Merchants' 5" slide rules, 68 1786 and 68 1791.

No model numbers are stated in the manual. Since it has the 1950 copyright date plus the slide rule depicted has the appearance of a 4095-1 (no L scale plus not showing the usual metal braces), this publication may have been originally produced for the 4150-1 or possibly the Doric line 9050-1 and updated in titling and location for the 68 xxxx models. Page [1] titling has the "TM" for trademark.

K&E main office and factories were in Hoboken until 1968.
Date 1968-1972
Year Range from 1968
Year Range to 1972
Search Terms Keuffel & Esser Co.
K & E
Caption front cover
Imagefile 077\20100120005.JPG
Classification Business & Commerce