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Freidag Diamond Cut

Freidag Diamond Cut

Freidag Manufacturing Company, Freeport, IL: ‘Diamond Cut’ Canister Mill, circa 1920 with pinch-clamp ‘fineness’ adjuster. Montgomery-Ward was the primary retailer of Freidag mills. Its founder, William Freidag, went on to become the general superintendent of the Arcade Mfg. Co. when his company was forced to close in the early 1930’s when the Depression Era struck.