Eastern Electric & Manufacturing Company was a small company located at 140 Chestnut Street in Providence. Their main product was pancake coils.
The company was chartered in 1924 1
United States Patent Office
December 8, 1925
Their product line consisted of A three circuit tuner, No. 502, Roberts Circuit Kit, No. 5RC, Browning-Drake Coils, No. 5BD and a short wave tuner covering wavelengths between 40 and 115 meters, No. 5SW. Retail prices were No. 502, $3, No. 5RC, $6, No. 5BD, $6 and No. 55SW, $3.50.
Not a lot of information on who owned or ran the company at this time but they were involved in quite a few law suits, eight in three years.
In February of 1927 2 , the company was put into receivership having not done business since June of 1925 3
1 Providence Journal December 23, 1931
2 Providence Journal February 25, 1927
3 Providence Journal February 18, 1927