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Catalog Number 1977.123.40
Object Name Letter
Title Advertising Letter from G. B. Ryan & Co. Limited Department Store
Description Advertising Letter; rectangular white paper with black print letterhead and black typed lettering for letter.
Addressed to students "taking a course at MacDonald Institute" and lists various material requirements that "are approved by the Institute" and that are available for purchase at the G.B. Ryan & Co. Limited Department Store.
Letterhead: "G.B. RYAN & CO. LIMITED DEPARTMENT STORE / GUELPH, CAN."
Letter: "We understand that you contemplate taking a course at MacDonald Institute. May we supply with the material and accessories? All of the lines we offer are approved by the Institute.
IMPORTED COTTON SUITING / Samples enclosed, 36" wide, 45 c. and 55c. per yard."
ACCESSORIES / Collars, stiff 30c. ea. / cuffs, stiff 30c. pr. / ties, white 10c. ea. / Dress Pattern 25 c. / Smock Pattern 25c. / White Aprons $1.25 and $1.59 / If you do not wish stiff collars and cuffs, you may make them from pique. 1/2 yard pique makes two sets. 36" wide, 29c and 45 c. a yard.
ADDITIONAL ACCESSORIES / Wiss Brand Scissors $1.29 pr. / Cotton Spools .08 ea. / Thimbles .05 ea. / Abel Morall Needles .05 pkg. / Pin Cushions with Emery Bag Attached .20 set / Tape Measures .10c and 25 c. ea. / Cross Fox Steel Pins, 1/4 lb. box .35 / Weavers' Glasses (For Counting threads in cloths) .69 / Gym. Bloomers, sizes 32 to 38 .39 and. 49 / Gym. Hose, sizes 8 1/2 to 10 1/2 .59 / White Crash Towelling, 22" wide .35 yard / Cotton Huckaback Towelling .20 yard / Marquisette (For Curtains) Various Widths .29 to .85 yard./
We shall be pleased to extend to you the privilege of a Thirty-Day Charge Account. We pay postage on mail orders anywhere in Ontario. Yours very truly, G. B. Ryan & Co. Ltd."
Search Terms Ontario Agricultural College - Macdonald Institute
Ryan (G.B.) and Company Department Store
Subjects COMMERCIAL - DRY GOODS
ADVERTISEMENT
EDUCATION
SEWING
Dimensions 27.5 x 21.25 cm. - L x W