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How to make old-time rhythm band instruments. Instructions included for making: maracas, a rubber-band guitar, a slide whistle, a washtub bass, a tom-tom, clacking spoons and a xylophone.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1974 (v.52#1) pg. 54

Pioneer musical instruments: drum bucket, sand block, washboard, cake-pan banjo, bucket bass, towel-tube kazoo and jug-band tuba.
BOYS' LIFE Oct 1970 (v.60#10) pg. 67

Tips on musical instruments you can make from scrap materials. Includes tin can drums, washtub bass, gong, etc.
BOYS' LIFE Jun 1984 (v.74#6) pg. 43

Electronic bass has only one string. Has a one octave range, C2 up to C1.
ELECTRONICS ILLUSTRATED Jan 1969 (v.12#1) pg. 27

Build an upright washtub bass. Some new design ideas from Jimmy Fadden of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #65 Sep-Oct 1980 pg. 150

Washtub bass fiddle uses one string.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1965 (v.123#2) pg. 169

A compact bass guitar speaker uses only a 1.6 cu.ft. fourth-order (ported) box, yet is able to reproduce the full range of a five string bass without electronic equalization. Est. cost: $225.
SPEAKER BUILDER 2/1994 [Mar 1994] (v.15#2) pg. 10