In modelling was apparently still popular enough for Airfix to publish an Airfix Catalogue – – English (collection Arie Lodder) What’s new at WWW. Airfix other in scale No, Twelfth Edition is a NEW tool released in | Contents, Reviews, History + Marketplace | Catalogues. However, I did pick up several of the early light blue catalogue leaflets but I . It was reprinted in June and a small “R” was stamped next to the price.
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Announced in the February Airfix Magazine, the 4 th edition ran to 48 pages and was slightly larger than the first three being mms by mms.
The covers were in full colour but the insides were in black and white and two shades of blue. Notable were the 1: However, I did pick up several of the early light blue catalogue leaflets but I cannot say for certain whether they were included in the catalogue. Printed in December for issue in Januaryagain there is no mention of a catalogue number.
All the leaflets were the same size A4. Actalogue prices had also been increased. As far as I can tell it was unaltered from the 1 st but contained separate price increase inserts see CS It was double-sided and measured mms by mms in portrait orientation. Printed in Januarythe Type 5 logo was used inside but not on the covers.
There were two leaflets, the 1 st Edition iarfix 2 nd also The first featured cata,ogue kits plus the three new Dogfight Doubles and the Airfic Fire Engine, which was moved to Series 5. One was clearly intended as an insert for the catalogue and it is shown as such on the back of the other leaflet.
It was the last of the separate price lists. Around the same time the first of the B leaflets appeared which replaced the 9 th edition Halifax ones. There were four pages in full colour showing made-up models and boxtops of 41 models not shown in the 5 th edition catalogue. The first listed exactly those models in the catalogue, though some were asterixed and was I think included in the catalogue as well as on the counter. The inside covers featured colour reproductions of some the new Type 3 paintings.
There were three issues. Several 4 page landscape mode leaflets were issued at around the same time, the front page of which incorporated the inside page of the 2 nd Edition, including the ‘thoughtful’ small boy.
After this the annual leaflets were either included or available separately on the counter.
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A fifth leaflet which was also labelled had the 6 th edition catalogue and leaflet on the back. Two further variants were produced. The six page fold-out leaflet measured mms by mms, slightly larger than the ones.
The page numbers referred to the 17 th catalogue.
This was issued in early and cost 9d 3. It ran to 32 pages, including covers and measured mms airfid mms. The layout was similar to the previous one s but the extra space allowed for national insignias and airline markings. Oddly ccatalogue Golden Hind is not listed in either leaflet despite being in the catalogue. The layout of the rest of the catalogue was different to the previous ones but was still in black and white. Printed in Decemberit stated: There were three issues in all which only had minor variations in them.
The 2 nd edition was numbered and had an all-white logo on the front. Only one leaflet was produced, the 1 st Edition.
PL was printed in January and there were two versions, one with prices and one without. I have a third variant which does not have a price on it but was printed in January The only difference apart from the colour and mention of Woolies was the price of the paint packs — only 1 shilling 5p in Woolworths! Since from the 2 nd Edition catalogue onwards all the information is taken from my own records, compiled at the time, I believe this listing to be substantially complete — until new leaflets turn up!
I never saw a second issue 5 th edition catalogue at the time but picked up several leaflets from counters. It was based on the first issue. The magnificent Harrier picture graced the front cover. Only 3 kits are listed as not being in the catalogue. The new Motor Racing sets were on the back cover.
It carried the catalogue number of INS. Woolworths on the front.