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Catalog Number 1985.82.226
Object Name Envelope
Title Envelope from C. W. Kelly & Son, Guelph, Ont.
Date Circa 1930
Year Range from 1925
Year Range to 1935
Description Business Envelope, from C.W. Kelly & Son, Guelph, and Advertisement for a Victor Record. Buff yellow, rectangular envelope with black print. Envelope has advertisement printed on left side: "MASTER E. LOUGH / THE ENGLISH CHOIR BOY WITH THE MARVELOUS / SOPRANO VOICE, IS WAITING / TO SING FOR YOU AGAIN. / On VICTOR Record No. 130812. Below the record number is the Victor Record Trademark - a little white dog with black ears sitting on a phonograph player with his nose in the speaker.
In the lower left corner is printed in black letters the name of the sender: "C.W. Kelly & Son, Guelph, Ontario."
The envelope is addressed in typed letters to: Mrs. A AXThompson / Salem, Ont." The word "Salem" has been crossed out in pencil and "Elora" is handwritten beside "Ont."
In the upper right hand corner is a orange/yellow 1cent Canada Post stamp with the image of King George V on it.
People Kelly, C. W.
Search Terms Kelly's Music Store
Dimensions 19.0 / 14.25 cm - Length / Width