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1 Scribbler Bear-Cat Practice Book.
(Scribbler). The Bear-Cat Practice Book., n.d. [ca 1930]. Pp (136). 8vo, illustrated orange stapled card covers. A scribbler used as a stamp collection book, with pencilled country names to top of each page, butno stamps. With a drawing of a bear holding a hockey stick on the front co ver, and a team photo of The [Truro] Bear-Cats, Maritime Champions, and Maritime Representative in the Allan Cup playdowns on the back cover, with a list of the players' names. Rubbed, name, pencilled notation noted above, else very good. 20.00

Price: 20.00 CDN
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2 Scribbler Columbus. A unruled scribbler (notebook) with a picture of Columbus on the front cover, belonging to Miss Liliam Bushell, Manager of the Trimming Dept. at Clayton & Sons.
Halifax, 1932, 
(Scribbler). The Columbus. A unruled scribbler (notebook) with a picture ofColumbus on the front cover, belonging to Miss Liliam Bushell, Manager of the Trimming Dept. at Clayton & Sons., n.d. [1930s]. Pp (120). 8vo, illustrated grey stapled card covers. The notebooks lists the ordersin number with costs for material, on average two orders per page. Clayton and Sons were wholesale manufacturers of men's, youths' and boys' clothing , was established on Argyle Street in 1869. They manufactured 'A.P.H.' brand pants, 'Ladder' overalls and the 'Enn Ess' clothing label all products of national reputation at that time. The business moved to Jacob Street in 1875 and a brick building was completed several years later. Another large brick building, fronting Jacob and Barrington, was completed about 1890; and a four-storey brick annex facing Poplar Grove was added about 1897. The three buildings were connected with passageways. The company finally closed in the 1950s. Covers worn and soiled, penned note, name to inside front cover, most of the notebook if filled up with orders, else good. 25.00

Price: 25.00 CDN
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