Family Handyman’s Vintage True Value Ad from the ’80s

Family Handyman published its first magazine in 1951. In honor of our 70th anniversary of garden advice and tool recommendations, here is a vintage True Value ad from 1988.

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1988 True Value Garden Tools

To celebrate our 70th anniversary, Family Handyman took a look back at some of our old magazine issues. This vintage True Value add features some of the most essential garden and lawn care products. At just $7, that Green Thumb shovel was a great buy!

For more of our amazing vintage Family Handyman content, visit our 70th Anniversary Page.

Mikayla Borchert
Mikayla is an assistant editor for Family Handyman, specializing in indoor and outdoor gardening, organization and décor. She has one cat and holds a B.A. in English from the University of Minnesota. Outside of work, she likes running, skiing, hiking and tending her balcony garden.