The McIntosh CR 4 Satellite System Control. Per Steve Rowell of Audio Classics: no fumbling for the volume buttons; just feel for the knob and turn it! No lost remotes; just follow the wire! And, no batteries to replace! From The Audio Classics Collection.
The Nice price: 350 pounds! The cost of Freedom: 75 pounds! A January 1969 rate sheet for a number of well-known and not-so-well-known British bands.
Oh, my word. A magnificent Fisher 400 tube stereo receiver from the 1960s. You can read all about this unit here. Courtesy of eCoustics/Jeremy Sikora.
Well, that's one way to keep the tubes cool, and America probably still doesn't know about it yet! Philips ad, 1957.