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Catalog Number 1977.123.38
Object Name Letter
Title Guelph Elastic Hosiery Company Promotional Letter
Date 06/13/1924
Year Range from 1924.0
Year Range to 1924.0
Description Promotional Letter for Guelph Elastic Hosiery Company; rectangular white paper with company letterhead printed in black. Letter typewritten in black print. In upper left corner is a sketch of a woman bound in various bandages. Under sketch is printed "ROYAL CITY ELASTIC BANDAGES". Date is written in ink in lower left corner: "200 - June 13, 1924"
Letterhead: " Guelph Elastic Hosiery Company, Joseph S. Cartledge & Son, Manufacturers of SURGICAL ELASTIC STOCKINGS, SURGICAL ABDOMINAL SUPPORTERS, SUSPENSORY BANDAGES, JOCK STRAPS, PADDED KNEE CAPS, ANKLETS, SANITARY BELTS, ELASTIC CORSETS, ETC."
Letter announces "the new Royal City display Carton and Container" and introduces "new Royal City Brand Lines.... The samples forwarded are made from woven elastic as they are more popular on account of price. We can supply the better grades of Knitted Elastic Bandages. Fill out the blank enclosed with package and we will send samples, and quote prices on lines that interest you. We particularly request you to compare our qualities and prices with competitive lines and we feel sure you will be a Royal City Brand Booster. Yours very truly, GUELPH ELASTIC HOSIERY COMPANY."
People Cartledge, Joseph
Search Terms Guelph Elastic Hosiery Company
Waterloo Avenue
Subjects INDUSTRY & TRADE
COMMERCIAL - CLOTHING
ADVERTISEMENT
COSTUME - FEMALE
Dimensions 28 x 21.5 cm - L x W