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General Household Utilities Co. (Grunow); Chicago Ill.

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Name: General Household Utilities Co. (Grunow); Chicago Ill.    (USA)  
Brand:
Grunow (trade name)
Abbreviation: general-ho
Products: Model types
Summary:

General Household Utilities Corp., 2650 N. Crawford Ave.; Chicago, Illinois, USA (on date 1936/1937).
Trade name Grunow.

Founded: 1933
Closed: 1937
History:

In the September 1933 issue of "Radio Retailing" the merger is announced on page 32: "U.S. Radio and Television" and "Grunow Corporation of Chicago" have merged to "General Household Utilities Company". This according to the president of the new company, William C. Grunow. Mr. Coit is chairman of the board, vice-presidents are H.C. Bonfig and A.C. Winnan. J.P. Rogers is treasurer and R.R. Trimarco secretary.


Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
USA  33–37 Grunow 1101 Selectrol Ch= 2A&9B 78  Wired remote control. 
USA  36/37 Grunow 1297 Teledial Ch= 12W 6K7  Beitman shows Grunow chassis: 12B, 12W for models: 1291, 1297 for the same schematic. T... 
USA  35 Grunow 1161 Ch= 11-B 6D6  4 bands 550 - 21700 kc. 
USA  37/38 Grunow 1067 Teledial Ch= 10-D 6K7  Teledial. See this article containing Teledial models. Also Teledial models of other br... 
USA  37/38 Grunow 1091 Teledial Ch= 10-G 6K7  Teledial. See this article containing Teledial models. Also Teledial models of other br... 
USA  34 Grunow 1151 Ch= 11-A 6D6  BC, Police, 2xSW. 
USA  34 Grunow 1152 Ch= 11-A 6D6  BC, Police, 2xSW. 
USA  35 Grunow 1161 Ch= 11-A 6D6  4 bands 550 - 21700 kc. 
USA  35 Grunow 1162 Ch= 11-A 6D6  4 bands 550 - 21700 kc. 
USA  35/36 Grunow 1171 Ch= 11-C 6K7  High Fidelity Receiver. 
USA  37/38 Grunow 1181 Teledial Ch= 11-H 6K7  Teledial. See this article containing Teledial models. Also Teledial models of other br... 
USA  37/38 Grunow 1183 Teledial Ch= 11-H 6K7  Teledial Model 1183. See this article containing Teledial models. Also Teledial models ... 

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Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):

Scanned from the Radio Retailing June 1937.tbn_grunow_promotion_page.jpg
Scanned from the Radio Retailing June 1937.tbn_radio_ret_grunow_promotion.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1934.tbn_grunow_folder_1934_p1.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1934.tbn_grunow_folder_1934_p2.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1936.tbn_grunow_folder_1936_p1.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1936.tbn_grunow_folder_1936_p2.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1936.tbn_grunow_folder_1936_p3.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1936.tbn_grunow_folder_1936_p4.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1937.tbn_grunow_folder_1937_p1.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1937.tbn_grunow_folder_1937_p2.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1937.tbn_grunow_folder_1937_p3.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1937.tbn_grunow_folder_1937_p4.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1938.tbn_grunow_folder_1938_p1.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1938.tbn_grunow_folder_1938_p2.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1938.tbn_grunow_folder_1938_p3.jpg
Scanned from the Grunow Folder for 1938.tbn_grunow_folder_1938_p4.jpg

  
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