J. Wiss & Sons Co. Ads:
Other Shears & Scissors

1902-1909-Delineator-If-You-Don't-See-This thumbnail 1902-1909. The Delineator. If You Don't See This It Isn't A Wiss
1902-1909-Delineator-Look-for-the-Name thumbnail 1902-1909. The Delineator. Look for the Name Wiss whenever you go to buy Shears and Scissors.
1905-Delineator-Shears-And-Scissors-For-Christmas thumbnail 1905. The Delineator. Wiss Shears And Scissors For Christmas. A virtually identical ad appeared in a 1905 Ladies' Home Journal. The major difference is that it had 15-33 Littleton Ave.
1905-GH-Stielweld-Shears thumbnail 1905. Good Housekeeping. Wiss “Stielweld” Shears. The same ad also appeared in GH in 1906.
1906-Feb-LHJ-Stielweld-Shears thumbnail 1906 Feb. Ladies' Home Journal. Wiss “Stielweld” Shears
1906-Apr-LHJ-Stielweld-Shears thumbnail 1906 April. Ladies' Home Journal. Wiss “Stielweld” Shears
1906-Sept-LHJ-Built-On-True-Lines thumbnail 1906 Sept. Ladies' Home Journal. Built On True Lines: Wiss “Stielweld” Scissors
1906-Nov-LHJ-Stielweld-Scissors thumbnail 1906 Nov. Ladies' Home Journal. Wiss “Stielweld” Scissors
1907-LHJ-Stielweld-Shears thumbnail 1907. Wiss “Stielweld” Shears. Probably Ladies' Home Journal.
1908-Mar-LHJ-Our-Guarantee thumbnail 1908 March. Ladies Home Journal. Our Guarantee
1910-Wiss-Has-Perfected-a-Shear thumbnail 1910. Wiss Has Perfected a Shear That Will Not Break. 5" x 7-3/4"
1922-Have-You-a-Pair thumbnail 1922. Have You a Pair of Wiss Scissors?
W407 thumbnail 1923. A Wiss 12 page publication to their dealers with the ads to be run in the Fall.
1923-Aug-23-Hardware-Age-The-Easiest-Line thumbnail 1923 Aug 23. Hardware Age. The Easiest Line to Sell
1924-Oct-23-Hardware-Age-cover thumbnail 1924 Oct 23. Hardware Age. cover
1928-May-12-SatEvePost-Remarkable-Torsion thumbnail 1928 May 12. The Saturday Evening Post. Remarkable Torsion in Razor Steel Shear Blades Gives Added Cutting Power
1930-Jun-Delineator-Wiss-Scissors-easily-cut thumbnail 1930 June. The Delineator. Wiss Scissors ...easily cut 8 thicknesses
GH-1930-10 thumbnail 1930 October. Good Housekeeping. Wiss Scissors Hold Sharp Edges.
1936-Dec-The-American-Home-to-a-lady-who thumbnail 1936 Dec. The American Home. to a lady who likes to cook
LHJ-1937-11 thumbnail 1937 November. Ladies' Home Journal. This INLAID Cutting Edge makes WISS shears both SHARPER and STRONGER
1938-Mar-Successful-Farming-Kitchen-Shears thumbnail 1938 March. Successful Farming. Giant Kitchen Shears
1939-Oct-19-Hardware-Age-New-Wiss-Gift-Ideas thumbnail 1939 Oct 19. Hardware Age. New Wiss Gift Ideas For The Christmas Season
LHJ-1940-03 thumbnail 1940 March. Ladies' Home Journal. The Right Shears And Scissors For Every Room In The House
1942-03-14-SatEvePost-Wiss-Shears-and-Scissors thumbnail 1942 March 14. The Saturday Evening Post. Wiss Shears and Scissors Belong in America's Victory Program
GH-1948-06 thumbnail 1948 June. Good Housekeeping. For Every Purpose Wiss Scissors and Shears
Vogue-1950-05-01 thumbnail 1950 May 1st. Vogue. Hands across the table...are more attractive when Groomed with Wiss manicure implements
SatEvePost-1950-05-13 thumbnail 1950 May 13th. The Saturday Evening Post. Home Sweet Home. Runs More Sweetly...and Efficiently...with These Seven Wiss Scissors and Shears
SatEvePost-1952-04-26 thumbnail 1952 April 26th. The Saturday Evening Post. At Home or at Work... The Best Scissors For Every Purpose!
SatEvePost-1953-04-18 thumbnail 1953 April 18th. The Saturday Evening Post. Your household runs smoother, easier when it's well supplied with Home and Garden Shears by Wiss
GH-1955-10 thumbnail 1955 Oct. Good Housekeeping. Any task worth doing is worth doing well with Wiss Shears & Scissors
McCalls-1956-10 thumbnail 1956 October. McCalls. Look alike? yes — but there is a big difference! it's WISS: the mark of quality!
1956-Dec-Farm-Journal-Any-task-worth-doing thumbnail 1956 Dec. Farm Journal. Any task worth doing is worth doing well with Wiss Shears & Scissors
1960-04-Shear-Magic thumbnail Circa 1960. Shear Magic. Not same issue as the other one here.
LHJ-1960-04-Shear-Magic thumbnail 1960 April. Ladies' Home Journal. Shear Magic
1962-11-McCalls-Wiss-shears-really-last thumbnail 1962 Nov. McCalls. Wiss shears really last
GH-1976-05 thumbnail 1976 May. Good Housekeeping Wiss Contura-lite Shears. Now in tortoise-shell.