Business: Shavers

To the satisfied Gillette Razor directorate Frank J. Fahey, Vice President and General Manager, said in Boston last week: "The company has sold 70,000,000 razors, leaving a tremendous potentiality. The number of young men annually reaching the shaving age runs into millions; each of these individuals is a safety razor possibility. In addition there are the ladies who have become factors in our company's distribution. The company has sold 3,500,000,000 blades. . . ."

...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!