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Name Tolton's Service Station

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Image of 1989.2.1 - Advertisement

1989.2.1 - Advertisement

Ink Blotter type paper advertisement of Guelph businesses, circa 1930. Printed at top "Patronize these Firms and get a Square Deal". 21 advertisers. The advertisement for the King Edward Hotel in the middle is printed in red and includes the regulations for guests.

Image of 1979.75.5 - Journal

1979.75.5 - Journal

Journal, "Records of The Wellington Historical Society, Vol. 3, 1934." Published for the Society by The Confederate, Mount Forest, Ontario, 1935. Rectangular booklet with brown paper cover with printed black lettering & illustrations. Booklet has 23 pages off- white paper with printed black text. Bound together with 2 staples. Front Cover: "Records of The Wellington County Historical Society, Volume 3, 1934 / Papers, Memorial Notices and Report from October, 1933, to October 1934. / Published by the Society / 1935 / PRICE 50 CENTS." On page 3, it notes that the booklet is "Published for the Society by The Confederate, Mount Forest, Ontario, 1935". Includes a b/w photograph of an oil portra

Image of 1977.51.47 - Statement

1977.51.47 - Statement

Statement; blue paper with dark blue printed letterhead. Appropriate spaces filled in with handwritten pencil. It is a statement of Mrs. Holliday's account for January 1922. It is sent to Mrs. Holliday, King Street, City. It notes that on January 12, she purchased 5 gallons of gasoline for $1.85, for which Stanley Tolton "Received Payment March 1/22" and Tolton signed his name. Letterhead: "STANLEY TOLTON, DEALER IN TIRES, TUBES, VULCANIZING AND ACCESSORIES/ PRIORY HOTEL BLDG., GUELPH, ONT. / SERVICE STATION FOR ALL STANDARD MAKES OF TIRES / PHONE 991 / ACCOUNT DUE WHEN RENDERED." Printed at bottom of statement: "SERVICE FIRST, LAST AND ALWAYS // COPELAND CHATTERSON SYSTEMS, BRAMPTON,

Image of 1977.123.16 - Letter

1977.123.16 - Letter

Advertising Letter; off-white rectangular paper with black printed letterhead at top; letter is typewritten in black lettering. Letterhead: "HUSKISSON ST. / PHONE 137 / TOLTON BROS. LIMITED / DISTRIBUTORS MAXWELL REO CADILLAC / GENERAL MACHINE WORK AND AUTOMOBILE REPAIRING / GUELPH, ONT." Just below this in handwritten black ink is the date: "100 Copies Oct. 30 /1923 Letter is typed in black lettering and is a promotional letter about the benefits of anti-freeze and its availability at the Tolton Bros. Service Station. "Dear _____ The "Cold Weather" season has arrived, and unless the proper precautions are taken it has brought with it "Radiator Trouble" to those who are unwary. A

1972.10.22.2 - Newspaper

Guelph Evening Mercury, April 23rd 1927. The paper's main story is of the founding of Guelph 100 years ago to the day. The title reads "This Is Guelph's red letter day". The paper is in two sections. .1 section 1 pages 1 - 18. .2 section 2 pages 19-28.