Vintage Memorabilia, Newspapers, Photographs, Playing Cards and Scrapbooking items.
Vintage 1959 calendar Top. Advertising for Hill's Garage. Jesse A. Hill proprietor. General Repair - Cars - Tractors - Combines and Tow Service. Phone 5-4461. Location is not listed but it was most likely Fairbury, Nebraska.
Print is titled "Western Champs" and features a cowgirl with her horse. Copyright A. Fox, 1959. Litho in U.S.A.
Calendar top measures 10 x 14 3/8 inches. Print measures 7 7/8 inches wide x 9 7/8 inches long.
Condition is good with some foxing, soiling and paper loss in a spot near the bottom and one along the left edge. Also appears to have been trimmed along the bottom edge.
Vintage original The New England Calendar for Engagements, 1946 Week by Week, by Samuel Chamberlain.
This calendar is in book form with plastic comb binding. Comes in original box.
Book measures 6 5/8 inches wide x 8 1/2 inches tall.
Left side of each 2 page spread has a weeks worth of days, on which to write notes. Right side of the page shows a New England view.
Book is unused.
Condition is very good with previous owners name written inside front cover. And there is a small tear at the bottom of the front page, near the spine.
Box also shows wear.
Nice piece of New England memorabilia!
Vintage original 1940s embroidered card featuring a red, white, and blue USA flag and green shamrocks. Blue striped surround with a gold colored border. A 1944 calendar is attached at the bottom. Gold colored ribbon at the top so it can be hung on a wall.
Reads: From Ireland. To My Dear Sister
Card portion is a cardstock weight and measures 4.75 inches wide x a little over 6.5 inches tall.
Calendar portion measures about 2.75 inches wide x 2 inches tall. Complete with all months January - December of 1944.
Condition is good with soiling, wear, and a crease through the cover of the calendar. Card portion is somewhat curved along the edges (does not lay completely flat). And you can see residue on the back where it was once glued to a larger item.
Vintage original 1961 Wymore, Nebraska Advertising Calendar for Boettcher Plumbing and Heating.
Inside has calendar pages for January through December of 1961.
Back of the calendar features a page for almanac information, zodiak sign ruling periods. A page for weights, measures, and other information. A page featuring directions for installing wallpaper. And the back page shows a chart showing how many rolls of wallpaper are needed for a project.
Calendar measures 7 wide x 11 1/2 inches tall. Each monthly calendar page features an adorable photo of children interacting with various animals.
Condition is very good with no writing on the pages. Does have some age toning, and there is some waviness of the paper near the top of the calendar.
Nice piece of Wymore, Nebraska memorabilia!
Vintage original 1949 Nurse Brand advertising calendar for Korbel Drug in Fairbury Nebraska. Cover shows a nurse in uniform and reads: Christmas Greetings.
Inside has calendar pages for January through December of 1949. The back of each page features a Nurse Brand product advertisement and various helpful hints. Back of the calendar features a page for writing down addresses and phone numbers.
Calendar measures 7 1/4 wide x 14 3/4 inches tall when opened as it would hang on a wall.
Condition is very good with no writing on pages. Does have some age toning, especially on the front and back of the calendar.
Vintage original 1954 Advertising calendar for Hubert's IGA Grocery Store in Wymore, Nebraska. "Your Friendly IGA Store."
Published by the John Baumgarth Company of Melrose Park, Illinois.
This is called "The Floral Parade Calendar" which features a different floral photo at the top of each 2-month calendar page.
Calendar measures about 8.25 inches wide x 15.5 inches tall, when open to hand on a wall.
Condition is good with some light soiling and some paper loss along the crease of the cover. This is only visible when the calendar is folded closed, not as it would hang on the wall. There are also pencil notations on the first few pages. All calendar pages are intact.
Nice piece of Wymore, Nebraska history.
Antique 1903 calendar. Calendar is a heavy cardboard back with embossing around the photo. Photo at top of calendar shows buggies crossing a bridge. Hand written on photo is, "At Storm Lake, Iowa."
Hand written on back, "With love and best wishes for a Merry Christmas, from Katherine."
Calendar measures 6.75 inches x 10.5 inches. Photo measures about 4.5 inches x 3.5 inches. Condition is very good with some edge and corner wear. All calendar pages are intact.