1958 Gibson Les Paul TV. The TV is the limed-mahogany version of the Les Paul Junior, but otherwise identical. See the 1958 Gibson catalogue, which shows this guitar, listing it for sale at $132.50.
Another guitar from the 1958 Catalog is the Gibson Les Paul Junior. Like the TV, only in Gibsons classic sunburst finish. Listed at $120. A shorter scale student model, the Les Paul Junior 3/4 was also available at the time, and was listed at the same price
1959 Gibson Les Paul TV. The body style has changed from a single, to a double cutaway design.
Like the other guitars in the Les Paul series, the Junior was redesigned in 1961 as the Gibson SG Junior.