Fast Blacks (Black Americana Hosiery Advertising, Trade Card). Chas. Chipman's Sons, Printer?

Fast Blacks (Black Americana Hosiery Advertising, Trade Card)

St. John, NB: Vassie & Company, Limited (Chas. Chipman's Sons?), 1904. Paper Ephemera. A lithographed trade card or package insert, printed in color on front and black verso, measuring 3-9/16 x 5-3/4 inches wide. The front shows two boys running away after having removed some hosiery from the drying line of a washer woman, who follows in hot pursuit brandishing a switch. Card with a faint vertical and corner crease with a touch of minor edge wear, else a fine, bright image. Near Fine. Item #3102

Recto shows "Copyright 1904, by Chas. Chipman's Sons" (possibly the printer or a parent company) and verso shows "Vassie & Company, Limited | St. John, N.B." famous purveyor of fine hosiery.

Price: $75.00 CAD  other currencies