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Catalog Number 1996.11.1
Object Name Booklet
Title Advertising Circular for the Ross Novelty Rug Machine, R. W. Ross, Sole Manufacturer
Date Circa 1883
Year Range from 1882.0
Year Range to 1884.0
Description Advertising Circular entitled "Descriptive Circular of the Ross Novelty Rug Machine". Brown paper booklet with black pattern border on the front cover. The cover also has a sketch of a woman using the rug machine. Inside the booklet there is a description of the machine, agent responses and customer responses. There is also a description of the rug patterns available.
Text on Title Page: "DESCRIPTIVE CIRCULAR OF THE ROSS NOVELTY RUG MACHINE / Patented march 6th, 1882. / For Drawing in Rugs and Mats. / Simple in Construction. Exactly Operated. Rapid in Execution. / RETAIL PRICE $1. / R.W. ROSS, Sole Manufacturer, / Guelph, Ontario. Canada. / P.O. BOX 541".
Illustrations: Sketches, B/W
No of Pages: 10
Printed at the bottom of page 10: "J.J. Kelso, Job Printer, Guelph".
People Ross, R. W.
Search Terms Kelso Printing Company
Ross Novelty Rug Company
Dimensions Cover, Paper - 5.71/16.18 in. - Length/Width