Mills Novelty Co. Owl Slot Machine Antique 1898 For Sale
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Mills Novelty Co. Owl Slot Machine Antique 1898:
Owl was produced by Mills Novelty Co. in 1897.
Mills Novelty Co. released 583 different machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1896.
Other machines made by Mills Novelty Co. during the time period Owl was produced include Quartoscope, Kalamazoo, Klondyke, Jumbo, Little Duke, Pau-Pau, and Little Pau-Pau.The Mills Owl, the first mechanical upright cabinet slot machine, proved more reliable and convenient than the earlier battery-operated electric models. Unique to this upright is a bell that rings to announce a winning payout. A five-way head sits atop the beautifully carved oak cabinet, and a circle of owls is perched on the lithographed tin wheel. Because of its immense success, Mills Novelty Co. later adopted the owl motif as its trademark. 1897.
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