Scans of the1939 catalogue.
Toni Thielmeier in Osnabrueck, Germany, kindly sent me these photocopies of the 1939 Evans catalogue. Take a look at F.W's various explanations and enjoy his views and comments about frames, bike parts and cycling in general, there's even some advice to 'middle-aged riders'....great!
Cover, 'Term of sale and guarantee'.
Cover, Illustration of the Evans' Universal frame jig'
01 - 'As I see it' , An introduction by 'F.W'.
02 - 'Points in brief about Evans frames'.
03 - Forks and wheels and illustrations of lug design.
04 - Tyres, gears, hub gears, chainwheel and cranks.
05 - Saddles, pedals, brakes, handlebars and the 'Evans silver plaque drop-out'.
06 - Mudguards, lubrication, finish, brazed-on fittings and 'free' equipment.
07 - 'Some Evans gadgets' and 'How the Evans frame jig works'.
08 - The Evans 'Bolt'.
09 - The Evans 'Milano'.
10 - The Evans 'Anglo-Continental'.
11 - The Evans 'Super Continental'.
12 - The Evan 'Ultra'.
12a -The Evans 'R.R'.
14 - The Evans 'Beam'.
15 - The Evans 'Special Club'.
16 - The Evans 'Derailleur Tourist'.
17 - The Evans 'Steelite'.
18 - The Evans 'Club' tandem.
19 - The Evans 'Elite' Tandem.
20 - The Evans 'T.B.P.'
21 - List of Evans frames.
22 - 'Supplementary to specification'
23 - 'Standard handlebar bends'
24 - Evans wheels.