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Catalog Number 2004.27.9
Object Name Postcard
Title J.W. Lyon Advertisement Card
Date Circa 1875
Year Range from 1870
Year Range to 1880
Description Advertising Postcard; rectangular paper post card. The paper is brown, with blue printing on one side and black printing on the other. The front has a blue border and a printed on, one cent stamp. "Canada Post Card". The other side contains printed writing.

Front: Printed in blue - "CANADA POST CARD/ ONE CENT/ THE ADDRESS ONLY TO BE WRITTEN ON THIS SIDE/ TO..."
Printed in very small print at the bottom: "British American Bank Note Co., Montreal".
Back: "Guelph, Ont....187/ M.../ Your copy of WOOD'S BIBLE ANIMALS will be delivered to you about....... 187. You are to respectfully requested to have the money ready on that day and KEEP it until my salesman calls with the book, as it is sure to come soon after the date above mentioned. Respectfully yours, F.W.LYON, Publisher.
People Lyon, J.W.
Search Terms World Publishing Company
Subjects RELIGION
ANIMALS
COMMERCIAL - PRINTERS/PUBLISHERS
STAMP COLLECTING
COMMUNICATION - POSTCARD
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Dimensions 4.64/3.07 in. - Length/Width