Washburn Guitars In the early 20th century Washburn continues to lead with quality guitars, banjos, and madolins. In 1912, Washburn releases the Lakeside Jumbo, the first dreadnought guitar. In 1930, Washburn merges with Tonk Brothers and releases the Solo Deluxe, the precursor of the auditorium style guitar and one of the best-selling guitars created. Washburn KC-40V Chicago Series. With Hard Case. Very Good Offered here is a Washburn KC-40V Chicago Series electric guitar. Great looking example from its era. Looks lightly used. Comes with a hard case. Would be a great starter or prime candidate for upgrading. Please see pictures for cosmetic condition and contact me with any questions or for more information. Shipping is based on 32lbs at 50x20x8.