|Title||"The Nut-Shell." Newspaper, Vol. 1 No.2, Published by J.D. Williamson & Co.|
|Year Range from||1890|
|Year Range to||1890|
"The Nut-Shell" Newspaper, Volume 1, No. 2; one sheet of off-white newspaper paper folded in half to form four pages; Black print on white paper. Published by J.D. Williamson & Co. and is dated "Guelph, Ont. May 1890". Contents include various stories, poems, advertisements.
Front page: "The Nut=Shell. / "MULTUM IN PARVO." / Volume 1 / Guelph, Ont. May 1890 / Number 2".
Under publisher's name is printed information about subscriptions: "SUBSCRIPTION - Ten Dollars a year; To friends and Customers of the publisher - Free."
"This miniature journal ..... and future numbers should be carefully preserved as they will prove not only a curiosity, but will furnish or reference a large amount of valuable information not to be obtained elsewhere."
Page 2 has a large advertisement for "The Golden Lion/ GUELPH AND GLASGOW / SPRING GOODS ARRIVING DAILY / We expect this season to place before our customers the best selected stock of DRY GOODS Ever seen in the Lion/ Housekeepers wishing CARPETS would do well to see our stock and prices/ J.D. Williamson & Co."
The back page has a number of advertisements, many of which are placed by local Guelph merchants - "Noted Tea Store; G.D. Pringle, Watchmaker and Jeweler, Issuer of Marriage Licenses/ Harvey and Company".
Pringle, G. D.
McElderry, J. E.
Harvey and Company
Noted Tea Store
Pringle (G.D.) Jewellery Store
Williamson (J.D.) and Company
HISTORY - LOCAL
COMMERCIAL - PRINTERS/PUBLISHERS
COMMERCIAL - JEWELLERS
COMMERCIAL - HARDWARE
COMMERCIAL - DRY GOODS
COMMERCIAL - TEA MERCHANTS
|Dimensions||17.5 x 13.0 cm. - L x W|