It appears to be missing a fold down metal display chart which hinged on top which was meant to disguise the fact that it was in essence a gambling device. There are two part numbers embossed into the inside of this 1 cent machine, C 6 005 and on the bottom 47004. The Cub stimulator has its keys which open the back and the front to retrieve the cash. Not only is this gumball machine a rare survivor of gambling history and a great addition to your penny slot trade simulator collection but it can still be used as a simple form of entertainment. MEASUREMENTS Slot machine measures 5 wide by 5.5 deep by 6.5 tall and weighs almost 5 lbs. CONDITION In good working condition with signs of use commensurate with age, scuffs and paint loss. It may be missing an advertising piece from the top (please see all pictures as they form part of the condition description). All our items are vintage/antiques and most have had decades of use. You should assume these are present unless we specify otherwise here at the beginning of the condition report. Please do not hesitate to request additional photographs should you wish to inspect the item in more detail before purchasing it or if you have any questions at all that are not answered in my description. I normally respond to enquiries very quickly. I reserve the right to sell or re-list items not paid for within 48hrs. Each item is packed very carefully to make sure it gets to you in excellent condition.
DESCRIPTION Vintage 1940's trade stimulator penny slot gumball machine. Made by the Davel manufacturing company in 1940 the CUB trade stimulator was one of the smallest slot machines ever made. It displayed graphics of cigarette packs on the reels but officially dispensed gum to the lucky winner. The cigarette packs advertised on this tabletop slot machine are Lucky Strike, Camel , Chesterfield and Pall Mall.
Once the value of the item has been exhausted through storage costs, I reserve the right to relist and re-sell the item. We will of course provide an invoice or bill of sale, etc, that may be needed for you to file your claim. We are happy to help assist in any way we can and look forward to your questions. I find new and wonderful treasures all the time so if you are looking for something specific - let me know or if you have any general questions don't hesitate to shout. The item "Slot Machine Gumball machine Penny Slots Tabletop Trade Simulator 1940's Cub" is in sale since Monday, January 04, 2016.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States