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Celluloid Calendar and Telephone Note Book from 1928
1 Celluloid Calendar and Telephone Note Book from 1928
United States 1927 Two-ring Bound Good VG Booklet 
Tiny booklet measuring 2.5' by 3.25. Consists of two celluloid cover [sometimes called 'French Ivory'], with two plastic rings for a binding. Inside is a tiny calendar for 1928 and 9 leaves of printed stiff card for entering important telephone numbers. nly 3 leaves have been used, all in pencil. the front cover is ivory colored with a hand-painted illustration. The rear cover is solid black. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Army and Navy Needle Book, DIAMOND SEWING NEEDLES
2 DIAMOND SEWING NEEDLES The Army and Navy Needle Book
Made in Occupied Japan Diamond Sewing Needles c1946 Fine Good Booklet of Needles 
Booklet of Sewing Needles in mint folder with original envelope. Made in Occupied Japan and so marked. C1945-9. All needles present in unopened packs. Size - 4.5" by 2.5", Mint condition! 
Price: 9.00 USD
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3 ELECTROLUX [Canada] LTD. Electrolux and How to Use It
Montreal Electrolux [Canada] Ltd. 1934 1934 Edition Stapled Card Wrappers VG+ Appliance Manual 6 
Users Manual for the Elctrolux Vacuum Cleaner. December 1934 Edition. 32pp, profusely photo illustrated. Business card stapled to top corner of first page. Unmarked. Fine condition except for several, small razor cuts to the rear wrapper, not affecting interior. Mint front wrapper. Excellent 'period' photographs inside. Weight, 79g. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Parakeet Training Record, HARTZ MOUNTAIN
4 HARTZ MOUNTAIN Parakeet Training Record
New York, NY Hartz Mountain Products Co. Undated Very Good Plus Very Good 45rpm Recording in Card Sleeve 7by7 
45rpm, long-play recording for the purpose of training one's parakeet to sing. Record is in nice condition, not-scratched. Play tested. Front of stiff, card cover is VG+ - bright, clean and unmarked. Slight surface rubbing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Autographs of Seymour Hicks and his wife Ellaline Terriss, HICKS, Seymour & TERRISS, Ellaline
5 HICKS, Seymour & TERRISS, Ellaline Autographs of Seymour Hicks and his wife Ellaline Terriss
1928 Very Good + Autograph Album Page 8.5" by 6.75" 
Seymour Hicks [1871-1949], British actor, music hall performer, playwright, screenwriter, theatre manager and producer. Knighted in 1935. Married English actress Ellaline Terriss [1872-1971],in 1893. A very successful couple they often appeared together. Both signature are strong, and dated 1928. From an album belonging to wealthy sisters from Winnipeg who often traveled on the great trans-Atlantic liners to and from Britain. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Signed Autograph Page: Ray Maskell, Music Hall Entertainer, 1908, MASKELL, Ray
6 MASKELL, Ray Signed Autograph Page: Ray Maskell, Music Hall Entertainer, 1908
Empire Theatre, Coventry, UK 1908 Very Good Plus Autograph Page 7" by 9" 
Page from an old Autograph book. Inscription and signature in the hand of Music Hall Entertainer [female], Ray Maskell. The inscription reads - 'Empire Coventry/Good Luck, Good Health & Happiness to You./Sincerely Yours/Ray Maskell/June 9th.08'. Her dates are not know but she worked the Halls in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. She appeared on an Ogden's Guinea Gold Cigarette card in 1900 [#666] From an old Autograph book belonging to someone who probably worked the halls, mainly in Bristol and Coventry. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Official Program: midget Auto races, Athletic Park, Tacoma, WA, 1946, MIDGET RACERS INC.
7 MIDGET RACERS INC. Official Program: midget Auto races, Athletic Park, Tacoma, WA, 1946
Tacoma, WA Midget Racers Inc. 1946 Good Plus Program 6" by 9" 
Official Program for Midget Auto Racing held at Athletic Park in Tacoma, Washington, in 1946. Car Wrappers with 4pp insert - for a total of 8 printed pages. This copy belonged to one of the competitors who has made a few marks and notes to the interior - competitors, times etc. Advertising present. two hole punched at spine. Several other similar programs in stock. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Royal Marines Assoc. Commemorative Philatelic Cover Signed by Falklands War Commander, MOORE, Major General Jeremy
8 MOORE, Major General Jeremy Royal Marines Assoc. Commemorative Philatelic Cover Signed by Falklands War Commander
Britain Royal Marines Association 1980 Fine Philatelic Cover 
Philatelic, First Day Cover commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the Granting of the Freedom of Plymouth to the Royal Marines. 7 May, 1980. Signed, in the lower right corner, by jeremy Moore, Major General Royal Marines, Commander of British Forces in the Falklands War. New Condition. 6.5" by 4.5" 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Best Musical Comedy Songs, PAGE, Bettie
9 PAGE, Bettie The Best Musical Comedy Songs
USA RCA/Halo 1957 VG VG+ Longs Playing Record in Sleeve 12by12 
Halo 50245, 12" Long-Playing Recording. Record itself, in VG, is incidental to the colorful, front cover photo portrait of Bettie Page in the famous 'jungle' pose by photographer Bunny Yeager. Sleeve is in VG+ condition, unmarked and without damage. Further details on application. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Princess Pat Real Human Hair Net, with Premium Coupon, PRINCESS PAT PRODUCTS LTD.
10 PRINCESS PAT PRODUCTS LTD. Princess Pat Real Human Hair Net, with Premium Coupon
Toronto, ON Princess Pat Products 1930s [?] Fine Fine 
Human Hair Net, double mesh for bobbed hair in Dark Brown [P12]. hair net, inside envelope, is wrapped in a promo catalog page. Premium coupon on back of envelope. Envelope measures 6.5" by 3.75" 
Price: 6.00 USD
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QRS Player Rolls for All Player Pianos, 1920, QRS MUSIC CO.
11 QRS MUSIC CO. QRS Player Rolls for All Player Pianos, 1920
Chicago, IL QRS Music Co. 1920 1920 Edition Stapled Wrappers Good to Very Good Trade Catalog 5.25 
Catalog of Piano Player Rolls available from QRS, corrected to September 1, 1919. 213pp, some illustration. Catalog numbers and prices. Clean interior, unmarked except for a single page of notes to one of the blank pages at the rear. Stapled binding is sound. Top 1" of the paper covering the spine is lost. Red wrappers heavily rubbed. Weight, 250g. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Lady Warwick & Son: Real Photo Midget Postcard, 1906, RAPID PHOTO CO.
12 RAPID PHOTO CO. Lady Warwick & Son: Real Photo Midget Postcard, 1906
London, UK Radid Photo Co. 1906 Very Good Real Photographic Postcard, Mi 
Real photo postcard of England's Lady Warwick and her son driving, or al least posing, in an early automobile. Produced by London's Rapid Photo Co. in the very scarce 'midget size' - only 2.75" by 3.5". Titled on the back 'Queen's Post Card. Postally used from Ayr, Scotland in 1906. Divided back with full message and address in ink. Numbered 1517. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Drumology: 45rpm EP of Jazz Drummers, RCA VICTOR
13 RCA VICTOR Drumology: 45rpm EP of Jazz Drummers
United States RCA Victor 1955 EPAT 437 Near Fine Near VG 45rpm Record in Sleeve 
45rpm extended play record of four tracks featuring four celebrated jazz drummers - Louis Bellson [with Tommy Dorsey], Zutty Singleton [with Fats Waller], Buddy Rich [ with Tommy Dorsey] and Lionel Hampton [with his own orchestra]. Record has been audio trested and is in about Fine condition. Sleeve shows surface rubs and is partly split along lower edge. Weight, 70g. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Commercial Invoice from Sioux City Casket Co.,, SIOUX CITY CASKET CO.
14 SIOUX CITY CASKET CO. Commercial Invoice from Sioux City Casket Co.,
Sioux City, Iowa Sioux City Casket Co. 1925 VG+ Commercial Invoice 
Invoice from a manufacturer of coffins and caskets in Sioux City Iowa. Engraved heading of 4 factories. dated 1925. Size, 8.5" by 7". Clean and bright with old fold at center. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Hand-written Dinner Menu from London's old Criterion Theatre, 1874, SPIERS & POND
15 SPIERS & POND Hand-written Dinner Menu from London's old Criterion Theatre, 1874
London, England Spiers & Pond 1874 About VG Dinner Menu of Card 
Hand written Dinner Menu, in ink on pre-printed card. Dated June 5, 1874, from the first year of the Criterion Theatre in London, England. The catering firm of Spiers and Pond built the Theatre on Picadilly Circus in 1873. The first production opened in March of 1873. Size - 5" by 7.25". Printed on card in gold ink with hand-written Menus. Slightly soiled but no damage and quite well-survived for type and age. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Drumology: 45rpm EP of Jazz Drummers, RCA VICTOR
Drumology: 45rpm EP of Jazz Drummers
RCA VICTOR
10.00 USD
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Celluloid Calendar and Telephone Note Book from 1928
Celluloid Calendar and Telephone Note Book from 1928
12.00 USD
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The Best Musical Comedy Songs, PAGE, Bettie
The Best Musical Comedy Songs
PAGE, Bettie
150.00 USD
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Hand-written Dinner Menu from London's old Criterion Theatre, 1874, SPIERS & POND
Hand-written Dinner Menu from London's old Criterion Theatre, 1874
SPIERS & POND
20.00 USD
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Lady Warwick & Son: Real Photo Midget Postcard, 1906, RAPID PHOTO CO.
Lady Warwick & Son: Real Photo Midget Postcard, 1906
RAPID PHOTO CO.
15.00 USD
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QRS Player Rolls for All Player Pianos, 1920, QRS MUSIC CO.
QRS Player Rolls for All Player Pianos, 1920
QRS MUSIC CO.
35.00 USD
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The Army and Navy Needle Book, DIAMOND SEWING NEEDLES
The Army and Navy Needle Book
9.00 USD

The Best Musical Comedy Songs, PAGE, Bettie
The Best Musical Comedy Songs
150.00 USD

Celluloid Calendar and Telephone Note Book from 1928
Celluloid Calendar and Telephone Note Book from 1928
12.00 USD

Princess Pat Real Human Hair Net, with Premium Coupon, PRINCESS PAT PRODUCTS LTD.
Princess Pat Real Human Hair Net, with Premium Coupon
6.00 USD

Drumology: 45rpm EP of Jazz Drummers, RCA VICTOR
Drumology: 45rpm EP of Jazz Drummers
10.00 USD

Commercial Invoice from Sioux City Casket Co.,, SIOUX CITY CASKET CO.
Commercial Invoice from Sioux City Casket Co.,
5.00 USD

Official Program: midget Auto races, Athletic Park, Tacoma, WA, 1946, MIDGET RACERS INC.
Official Program: midget Auto races, Athletic Park, Tacoma, WA, 1946
9.00 USD

Signed Autograph Page: Ray Maskell, Music Hall Entertainer, 1908, MASKELL, Ray
Signed Autograph Page: Ray Maskell, Music Hall Entertainer, 1908
12.00 USD

 
 

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