Vintage original A & E Venetian Blind Co. Advertising Ink Blotter for Sun Light Venetian Blinds.
This 1950s office ephemera includes a cartoon drawing by Hoff, in the upper three quarters. Shows three men dressed as Native Americans. Cartoon reads: Strictly Bizness. "The Directors are sure After Your Scalp Today."
Lower portion reads:
Blotter measures 3 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches and is unused.
Condition is very good with some edge and corner wear.
Beautiful original large antique cards given as a Reward of Merit. This listing is for a set of two. Both feature a large red Rose and Lily of the Valley bouquet. Top card has a red border, bottom card has a blue border.
Both cards measure 7.5 inches wide x 5.5 inches tall. Both were presented to Anna Vongdol. One is dated 1886, the other 1887. Top card has a small number 400 in the lower left corner, bottom card is numbered 403.
Condition is very good with top card having a crease upper left corner and a soiled area near the upper right corner. Bottom card has a very tiny crease at the upper left corner.
Beautiful old cards!
Antique Victorian booklet Mercy's Gift. The Quality of Mercy by William Shakespeare. Embossed Christmas themed cover featuring a farm scene surrounded by Holly and Berries.
Booklet measures 3 1/8 inches wide x 4 1/4 inches tall. Eight pages front and back.
Includes four color illustrations. Booklet is bound with a string tie at the spine.
Condition is good with some soiling and wear to the cover. Interior pages are good with some light soiling.
Antique Victorian religious poetry booklet. Words of Trust by Reverend Peter Stryker, D.D. Cover features a hand fan with a tranquil house scene.
Booklet measures about 4 1/4 inches wide x 5 1/2 inches tall. With five single sided pages. No illustration.
Booklet has two holes through the cover and all pages that at one time were bound with a string or ribbon. It is no longer bound. All interior pages are loose from the cover. Cover front and back is one single piece.
Condition is good with some soiling and wear to the cover. Interior pages are good with some light soiling and age toning.
Vintage original Cross Sterilized Tacks, Sharp as a Needle Advertising Ink Blotter. This 1950s office ephemera includes a calendar for the months of May, June, and July 1951.
Blotter measures 6 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches and is unused.
Condition is very good with with some edge and corner wear.
Money School. Vintage 1963 Educational Pop Up Coin Saver or Counter Folder.
Folder is made of a stiff heavy card stock that is 1/8 of an inch thick. Opens to a pop up featuring a wise owl, as the teacher, chipmunk, squirrel and rabbit. The rabbit is holding a nickel, the chipmunk a dime, and the squirrel is holding a quarter.
Top section has slots for fifty cent pieces, nickels, dimes, pennies, and quarters. With each row showing as an addition, multiplication or division problem.
Lower section has columns of addition problems and subtraction problems. With a grand total of $10.36 shown in the bottom right corner.
Back is marked:
Covers show some wear and small scuff and scratches. Silver dollar slot also has a small tear along the right edge. Nice bright colors.
Blue item in some of the pictures is just an item I used to hold the folder open for the photos.
A fun back to school teaching collectible!
Vintage Original Report on 4-H Club Activities in the Republic of Korea. July 1959. Institute of Agriculture. Ministry of Agriculture & Forestry Suwon, Korea.
Soft cover book measuring 7 3/8 inches wide x 10 1/4 inches long. Staple binding.
Many black & white photos throughout.
Condition is good with wear and soiling to the cover and a crease to the lower right edge of the front cover. Blue ink notation on page 2.
Vintage Original Sing Sociability Songs for Camps, Homes, Communities and Schools. By the Rodeheaver Hall Mack Company of Winona Lake, Indiana. Printed in U.S.A. Copyright 1928 by Homer A. Rodeheaver.
Soft cover book measuring 5 7/8 inches wide x 8 3/4 inches long, with 127 pages. Staple binding.
A sampling of songs include:
The back cover is an index to the songs.
Condition is used with wear and soiling to the cover and a few of the interior pages. Front cover also has a small tear the bottom left of the Statue of Liberty. There are also some foil stars adhered to some of the pages.
This is an original men's fashion illustration from M. Born & Company, Fall & Winter 1924 - 25 catalog. From "The Oldest and Largest Wholesale Tailors in the World.".
Heavy card stock weight paper.
Page measures about 12 1/4 inches wide x 15 3/4 inches tall.
Back of page has glue residue from where fabric samples were removed.
Page has foxing around the borders and on the image. Edges of border were not cut evenly when removed from the catalog.
This fashion illustration would look wonderful framed!
Vintage original death notice funeral card for Mrs. Margaret V. McMahon of Hanover, Kansas.
Includes: Date of birth and death. Age at time of death. Place of birth. Location of funeral and burial location.
Card measures 3 3/8 inches wide x 5 3/8 inches tall.
Condition is good with overall light soiling.
Vintage original death notice funeral card for Mrs. George Mormon of Washington, Kansas.
Includes: Age at time of death. Place of death. Location of funeral and burial location.
Card measures 5 3/8 inches wide x 3 1/2 inches tall.
Condition is good with some light soiling.
15 cards available at time of listing. Shown is the one with the most soiling. All others have less soiling.
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 Goodyear Super Torque tire advertising paper record. To play record tear off along dotted line and play at 33 1/3 RPM.
Back lists distributor as E. C. Trindel, Phone 50, Fairbury Nebraska.
Condition is very good with wear and a bend at the upper and lower right corners. This does not affect the playable part of the record.
Great gift for the Goodyear advertising or Fairbury collector.
Vintage original 1950s Sylvania Flash Guide Dial Wheel. Dial the center circular black wheel to select Lamp to Subject Distance in feet and the other side of the wheel will show Flash Guide Numbers.
Using the table on the back you are to find guide number for film and shutter speed you are using.
Set arrow on dial opposite this number. The correct lens opening will now be opposite the distance from your flash to your subject.
Printed on a heavy card stock, wheel measures about 5 inches in diameter with the center wheel measuring a little over 3.5 inches.
Condition is very good with some wear and light blue smudges along outer wheel and on the back. Also a small crease near the center of the black wheel.
Vintage Cardboard Clock Face Moveable Hands For Teaching.
Thick rigid card stock clock face with movable plastic hands.
Measures 8 1/8 inches wide x 9 3/4 inches tall.
Made by Media Materials Inc. of Baltimore, Maryland. Numbered at the lower right front 9375-X1.
Dates to circa 1970s or 1980s.
Condition is good with some black specks on the white portion of the clock face. And some edge and corner wear.
A fun retro classroom supply!
This is an original Odell Nebraska 1920s Advertising 3 Panel Fold Out Hand Fan. Features 4 Lovely Ladies, a little boy, and a little girl.
Heavy card stock weight paper fan folds out into 3 panels.
Measures about 12 inches wide open x 8 3/4 inches long.
Fan has some soiling, foxing and creases.
Great advertising piece that would look wonderful framed!
Vintage Original Warner's Very Easy Method for Italian Accordion for Beginners. 1, 2 or 3 Rows. Copyright 1923 by the Chart Music Publishing House, Chicago.
Soft cover book measuring about 7 inches wide x 10 1/4 inches long, with 18 pages. Staple binding.
Good used condition with normal wear from handling and some of the pages have notes or numbers written in ink, on the lessons.