Horse Drawn Popcorn Wagon
|aw item number: 2003.026|
|manufacturer: Antique Popcorn Wagons Co., John S. Domanski, Chicago, Illinois|
|model number: 100|
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|serial number: 100-004 series C|
|date manufactured: 1969||original price: $8,900.00|
|size: 11'1"L x 8'6"H x 5'5"W||
popper: Cretors MR16P 16oz. capacity top plate
weight: 1,850 lbs. approx.
faithful reproduction of the famous Cretors Model C complete with wooden
wheels and rubber tires. Front bay window, wood framed windows with
beveled glass, crystalline art glass signs and a full size rear door.
The modern interior includes stainless steel surfaces, butcher block
counter tops, electric lights, air compressor with whistle, toy steam
engine, and "Tosty Rosty Man" a mechanical figure turning a toy roaster.
information: Serial number 100-004 indicates the model number is 100. The following number 004 represents the 4th unit built that year. No patents were ever taken out on this model. Originally 1 of 3 units built for Red Wagon Popcorn Co., Fritz Timmion, Pekin, Il. 40 of these machines were produced in total. This Cretors Style Wagon is a reproduction of an original Cretors Model C.
electrical requirements: 220 Volt, 30 Amp. L-14-30 type receptacle 125/250 Volt. Grounding rod required when using outdoors or with portable power.
restoration information: Restored to better than original specs by the Antique Warehouse Restoration Team led by Calvin J. Weldele in 2008.
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