North Star Camera's

Kodak 35 Rangefinder Camera. 35mm Camera. Manufacture Dates 1940 to 1951. Original List Price $4.00. In 1938 Argus introduced the C-series with a coupled rangefinder. Giving the non-rangefinder Kodak 35 competition. To compete with the Argus C-series the Kodak 35 rangefinder was introduced in 1940. The hastily-designed rangefinder is gear-coupled to the front lens element through cumbersome external linkage. This resulted in a camera desing that has been described as "only a mother could love"