1916Guitars and mandolins were quite popular, and Sears had several matching instruments that you could buy, each pair with their own 'look,' and each with their own charming name.
Glowing descriptions of every instrument as well. Here's an
1916Banjos? Got 'em!
Harp guitar? Check. Banjo guitar? Check.
Ukuleles? Mmmm hmm...
An incredible array of harmonicas:
1916Among the 'normal' instruments, there were certainly some oddities, like this four-string 'Little Joe.' What's that attached to the headstock? It's a harmonica!
Or how about a nice Celestaphone?