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The craftsman
Volume XXX, Number 2 (May 1916)

Book reviews,   pp. 221-26a PDF (1.7 MB)


Page 26a

CRAFTSMAN ADVERTISING DEPARTMENT
T   HE long horizontal lines, the well grouped       -
I rectangular openings, the tile roof with its generous eaves give to
the residence here illustrated an air at once of simple refinement and
spaciousness that express a growing western taste in domestic architecture.
The charm of the subject, however, is beyond black and white reproduc-
tion, which entirely fails to bring to the eye the warm living beauty of
the
original, faced as it is with Hy-tex Velours, blended in soft analogous
tones of reds and browns, laid with a white mortar in Flemish Bond.
It is just another proof of the varied possibilities of
                        Hy-tex
            The Standard of Quality in Brick
By the use of Hy-tex, you can always secure distinction and individuality
in your home. For Hy-tex means every variety of color-tone and texture
known to brickcraft, as well as the highest quality of product and service
in Face Brick. If you are planning to build you will be interested in
         "GENUINE ECONOMY IN HOME BUILDING"
    Illustrated in colors. Sent for io cents to cover mailing charges.
             Hydraulic-Press Brick Company
                            DEPT. C-55. ST. LOUIS, MO.
                    Baltimore; Chicago; Cleveland; Davenport; Du Bois, Pa.;
                    Indianapolis; Kansas City; Minneapolis; New York
                    City; Omaha; Philadelphia; Toledo; Washington, D. C.
               LARGEST MANUFACTURERS OF FACE BRICK IN THE WORLD
                                          Rcridence sf John Parkman Woods,
Esq., St. Louis
                                                            Hesse Building
Co.,
                                                               Architects
Kindly mention The Craftsman
          26 a


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