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  • All fields: 2010-10-29
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    • Chain, Key

    • Advertisements; Automobile service stations;
    • White plastic egg-shaped key chain with red lettering "Rittenhouse Motor Company/250 Elkton Rd/Newark, Del./368-9107" has red Dodge logo; top is looped and has metal snap closure that metal ring sits in; there are two key chain rings - smaller one...
    • Novelty

    • Advertisements; Lumberyards;
    • Advertising medium for Newark Lumber Company - large paper clip while painted metal with green lettering; clip works on 2 loose hinges that hold the piece together; a metal strap between the 2 sides stiffens the two sides and holds the clip...
    • Jar with lid

    • Containers; Drugstores;
    • Clear colored glass jar with black plastic lid. Brown residue on interior. Jar has label. Label reads in black and blue print "Tincture Arnica" and "Rhodes Drug Store/C. Emerson Johnson PH.G. Prop./Dial EN 8-8581/ Newark, Del" Bottom of jar...
    • Bank, Semi-mechanical

    • Advertisements; Coin banks; Rockets; Toys;
    • Coin bank rocket ship shape; silver paint; red tip is made of rubber; plastic stopper on the bottom; the bottom rotates and this is where the coins come out; the coin is placed on a spring that retracts when you push the red button to launch the...
    • Tube

    • Pneumatic tubes;
    • Money shuttle/cash carrier Lamson cash carrier for use in pneumatic cash system in Newark Department Store to transport money/receipts from the sales floor to the cashier upstairs. Cylindrical tube, the brass shuttle has padded felt pads on either...
    • Sign, Trade

    • Advertisements; Shoe industry; Signs (Notices);
    • Trade sign for Abbott's Shoe Repair glass with 'Abbott's Shoe Repair' in red lettering in a light-colored (used to be white?) wooden frame; frame has brackets on top and bottom for hanging; also on the glass is the word 'Bowers'
    • Bottle

    • Bottles; Dairy products; Dairy stores; Milk;
    • Colorless molded glass case bottle of 1 QT capacity mold marks run down two corners Lip is thickened and there are 14 small bumps around the underside of the lip As part of the mold, around the sides at the bottom, reads "Sealed MTF NU/ONE Quart/...
    • Box

    • Boxes; Dairy products; Dairy stores; Milk;
    • Wood and metal bottle carrier box four sides made of wooden slats with handle cut-outs centered on each side. the corners are made of metal and are bolted to the sides. the interior of the box has four metal corner posts that protrude above the top...
    • Pennant

    • Athletes; Awards;
    • Gold and black wool varsity letter in shape of N with a black football in lower right. Gold is wool pile and football is in black with yellow outline stitching. Backing is black wool felt Athletic letter for Newark High School Back has gold...
    • Fob, Key

    • Banks; Keys (Hardware); Leather goods;
    • Light brown leather key fob with brass key stud and button. Folded in half. The fob contains the address of Ann W. Chalmers, The Oaklands, 112 Sypherd Drive, Newark DE 19711. Stamped on the outside of the fob is "Farmers Trust Co. Newark, Delaware...
    • Paper, Writing

    • Boxes; Paper; Stationery;
    • Object consists of multiple parts: image 1: shows the box containing the stationery; paper box with cream top and blue bottom. Top inscribed with "Curtis Paper Company Makers of fine papers since 1848 Newark Delaware". bottom left: "This stationery...


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