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GUILD | CATALOGS | 1963 | PAGE 5

Guild Manhattan X-175, Capri CE-100D, Slim Jim T-100D

1963 Guild Guitars / Amplifiers catalog, page 5

Guild 1963 catalog page 5: double pickup electrics. This page shows three dual pickup Guild electric acoustics that had been in the line since the 1950s: the full-body Guild X-175 Manhattan, CE-100D Capri, and the thinline T-100D Slim Jim.

This page is very similar to the equivalent page in the 1965, 1966 and 1968 Guild catalogs - except for prices and the choice of cases listed as available for each of the three instruments. These later catalogs also mention the change to Guild humbucking pickups (for the Manhattan and Capri), though the same guitar images are used as on this page - i.e. white covered single coil 'Frequency Tested' pickups.

The X-175 Manhattan is described as follows:

A strikingly beautiful and musically perfect Guild Guitar ...an outstanding example of professional tone quality, responsiveness and versatility. Equipped with 2 built-in Guild "Frequency Tested" pick-ups, perfectly balanced and aligned. Has separate tone and volume controls for each pick-up, with a toggle switch for instantaneous selection of either or both. Individual string adjustment screws provide perfect tonal balance. Sides and back are of select maple. Top is finest spruce. Ivoroid-bound body is 17" wide by 21" long by 3 1/2" deep. Has a fast-action neck of 3-piece Honduras mahogany and an adjustable neck rod. Imported rosewood Ivoroid-bound fingerboard has 8 large position markers and popular professional scale. Heavily nickel-plated deluxe tailpiece, individual non-slip pegs and accessories. rimed with Guild EA-610 Strings.

All three of these guitars were available in Sunburst and Blonde finishes, with a slight premium for Blonde. In 1963, US prices for these guitars were as follows: Manhattan X-175: Sunburst $390, Blonde $410; Capri CE-100D Sunburst $315, Blonde $330; Slim Jim T-100D Sunburst $265, Blonde $280.

1963 Guild guitar catalog, page 5: Guild Manhattan X-175, Capri CE-100D, Slim Jim T-100D
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1959 Guild T-100 Slim Jim Electric Guitar

1959 Guild T-100 Slim Jim Electric Guitar

Grand Rapids, Michigan, 495**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2500

1959 Guild T-100 "Slim Jim" hollow-body electric guitar.
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1959 Guild T-100D Slim Jim Vintage Electric Guitar w /  Franz Pickups & Case

1959 Guild T-100D Slim Jim Vintage Electric Guitar w / Franz Pickups & Case

Seattle, Washington, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$4200

Up for sale, a 1959 Guild T-100D "Slim Jim" thinline hollowbody in exceptional condition and in perfect working order, complete with the original hardshell case. An early and rare T-100D and one of the first made at Guild's Hoboken, NJ factory, this hollowbody features a full 16" lower bout, arched maple top, and a pair of original Franz single coil pickups, which have much in common with a P-90 in terms of output and tonal characteristics. The tone is detailed and clear, with great midrange ... more
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Vintage 1966 Guild T-100 Archtop Sunburst Hollow Body Guitar Excellent w /  Case

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Happy Valley, Oregon, 970**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2250

This was my Dad's guitar from the 60s when he was a teenager. I have recently inherited it. Model T-100 and Serial No. EE-712. It had like a two-inch crack in the neck that I recently had fixed by the experts at Portland Fretworks. Guitar has some scratches and stuff so please look at the photos for inspection. I have cleaned it up nicely. And it has new strings the Fretworks guy put on it for me. It comes with the original case, which is not in very good condition. But I have cleaned the ... more
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This guitar is set up and ready to play. It sounds and plays great. It came to us directly from Guild in unplayed condition because it has a replaced bridge and a ruff case. The center latch on the case is misplaced and the case has some deep scratches, as shown. The guitar has no issues, is not marked as B stock and anything seen on the guitar are reflections. The action is 3 / 32" or lower at the 12th fret, the electronics sound great, the bridge is adjustable in all directions, the fret ... more
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Guild X-175 Manhattan Special Hollowbody Electric Guitar - Fjord Green

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1980 Guild Westerly X-175 Manhattan Hollowbody Electric Guitar w /  Case - Blonde

1980 Guild Westerly X-175 Manhattan Hollowbody Electric Guitar w / Case - Blonde

Hicksville, New York, 118**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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1961 Guild Capri CE-100 archtop in natural

1961 Guild Capri CE-100 archtop in natural

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Here for sale 1961 Guild Capri CE-100. Awesome player and a very nice vintage guitar from Guild. Great for blues and jazz but it will also rock! For sure has that ES-175 vibe and feel. It features a fully bound blonde maple body, three-piece maple neck with ebony board, 24 75 scale length, pearl block inlay, gold plated Schaller tuners, gold plated engraved harp tailpiece, multi-ply pickguard, pearl Guild logo. Nut width is 1 69inch-43mm. The neck thickness is 0 93inch-23mm at 1st, and 1 ... more
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