Eno’s Fruit Salts 1911
Beautiful lithographed picture. The gent asks of the maid “Why so Pale” and thus makes a (contrived?) connection to the advert for Enos Fruit Salts.
Eno’s Fruit Salts
Beautiful chromlithograph print.
Cross & Blackwell
A chromolithographed card from just after the death of Victoria - the reverse makes reference to the 'late' queen.
Undated grocer's bill with ad for Pink's high class jams & marmalades. Take a close look at the items supplied by Gepp's of Westbury Ave, Woodgreen.
Till receipts from Tesco et al don't seem quite the same!!!
Northern Insurance bookmarks 1905 and 1914
What better way to advertise than with something that everytime your customer opens their reading book there is a reminder of your product or service?
Northern Insurance bookmarks
Reverse of same.
Freeman, Hardy & Willis bookmark.
Piet Cronje was the Boer commander besieging Mafeking commanded by Baden-Powell (BP, later founder of the scouting movement). The siege was Oct 1899-May 1900. This early bookmark from the shoe shop chain dates probably to 1900.
Onoto Pens 1908
Monkey Brand 1905
Black & white advert for Lever Brothers polish. I wonder what Darwin would have thought?
The Stanley Range
I can just imagine this black-leaded and standing in a farm-house kitchen.