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Alka-Seltzer Song Book

By: Alka-Seltzer

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Miles Laboratories: 1937

Seller ID: 41833

Condition: Very Good

27 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. In addition to ads for medicines, this booklet contains lyrics for 27 popular songs and music for six. For example "I'll take you home again, Kathleen;"The Wearing of the Green," "Give me a toot on Tommy's Tooter," Froggie went a Coutin," View more info

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The Royal Clarence Hotel - Exeter

By: Aninymous

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Exeter, Royal Clarence Hotel: 1950

Seller ID: 42214

Condition: Very Good

8 pages; A single sheet of treated paper folded into 8 panels. This brochure was printed for guests of the hotel (this one assigned to the guest in room number 4). It outlines the services provided by the hotel and has a wonderful two-panel photograph of the chef at work in the kitchen of The Silver Grill. Date is estimated. View more info

Hotel Meurice, Paris - Wrought Iron Lift [Postcard]

By: Anonymous

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Paris, R. Richard & Company: 1920

Seller ID: 42211

Condition: Very Good

1 pages; This vintage black & white postcard depicts the fabulous wrought iron elevator and operator in the luxurious Hotel Meurice in Paris. No date, but likely before 1935. Originally established in the early 19th century, the Hotel Meurice underwent a major interior renovation between 1905 and 1907 under the direction of the architect Henri Paul Nénot, winner of the Grand Prix de Rome. For interior decoration, the Louis XVI style prevailed in this revamping, and they installed an innovative wrought iron lift, designed after the sedan chair used by Marie Antoinette. View more info

A Brief Guide to French Wines

By: B&G

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Barton & Guestier Wines: 1950s

Seller ID: 42194

Condition: Very Good

12 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial wrappers. This small brochure for B&G Wines has a reproduction of a Toulouse-Lautrec painting on the front panel and small text illustrations throughout. Date is approximate. View more info

A GIFT FROM YOUR NEIGHBORLY CITIES SERVICE DEALER Three handsome color prints of early American Antique Automobiles

By: Cities Services

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Cities Services: 1950

Seller ID: 41864

Condition: Very Good

Cream colored card portfolio printed in green ink, holding three handsome color prints of early American Antique Automobiles. Light toning to card portfolio, color plates clean and bright. A charming promotional item from Cities Service dealers. The three cars illustrated are: 1912 Peerless, 1902 Rambler, 1907 Studebaker Garford View more info


By: Cunard Line

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Cunard Line: 1962

Seller ID: 42204

Condition: Very Good

4 pages; Clean and unmarked. This folded card brochure printed in red, blue and black was distributed to passengers aboard the R.M.S. Queen Mary for her trip from New York (departing June 13, 1962) to Southampton (arriving June 19, 1962). It details the schedule for Arrival, Breakfast, Disembarkation, etc. and provides useful information of connections for land transportation and communication. View more info

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GREETINGS 1969 [Pin-up Girl Calendar]

By: Elvgren, Gillette (Gil)

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Brown and Bigelow: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42322

Condition: Very Good

Clean and secure in spiral wire. The size is 7 ½ x 9 ½" which opens to double size with twelve month calendars at bottom and twelve illustrations at tops. Printed for "The Beach Shop" and "The Beach Market" in Sarasota, Florida. Twelve "American Beauties" created by Siesta Key Artist Gil Elvgren. The themed beauties include a cowgirl, Gillette Elvgren (1914 – 1980) was an American painter of pin-up girls, advertising and illustration. Best known for his pin-up paintings for Brown & Bigelow, Elvgren studied at the American Academy of Art. He was strongly in... View more info

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Better Check-Up on Yourself! [Small advertising brochure]

By: I.C.S.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Scranton, International Correspondence Schools: 1930s

Seller ID: 42193

Condition: Very Good

1 pages; Quite clean, no tears. A small three panel brochure advertising the International Correspondence School [measures 14 X 25 cm unfolded or 14 X 8.4 cm folded]. Date is approximate. Pictures a working man on front cover with machinery behind him. Inside text reads: "You hear a lot about pay-cuts these days ... economic readjustments sometimes require drastic steps. The subject us broad ... and personal!" The rest of the text advocates retraining or continued training through one of the International Correspondence Schools. Rear central panel is a table of Nail sizes and weights... View more info

Henry Sherek presents ESCAPADE by Roger MacDougall [Theatre Programme]

By: Strand Theatre

Price: $6.95

Publisher: London, Strand Theatre: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42208

Condition: Very Good+

12 pages; Clean and secure in original printed self wrappers. Programme for the production of Escapade which opened at the Strand Theatre on Monday, March 9th, 1953. Directed by Lionel Falck. Starring Nigel Patrick, Alec McCowen, Michael Aldridge & Edith Sharpe. Wonderful fifties' advertisements View more info

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Personally Conducted Tours 1897-8 - Pennsylvania Railroad

By: Wood, J. R. ; George W. Boyd

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Allen, Lane & Scott: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42050

Condition: Very Good-

20 pages; Contents are complete in original self wrappers, secured by stitching at spine, wrappers are starting to split at fold. This small illustrated brochures was meant to entice customers to sign up for the tours offerred by the Pennsylvania Railway. Delightful small illustrations. There are brief descriptions of the various tours as well as illustrations of the interiors of the railway cars and of various notable sights. From a contemporary periodical: "The Personally—Conducted Tourist System of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company is the most complete and elaborate system of pleas... View more info