The WANAMAKER DIARY, 1911 book of ads, daily calendar
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For the year 1911, this book is actually a calendar/diary and a slick advertising tool much like an almanac. The hardcover book has a calendar on the inside cover. The book begins with a history of the company, followed by floor plans for all of the major theatres in New York. Advertisements for Heywood furniture, men's and women's clothing, umbrellas, vanity items, kitchenware, Autocare Trucks, Baker Chocolate, pianos, jewelry, Masonic....just a wide assortment of great black and white ads. Also prominent are stories, witticisms, poems, weather forecasting, etc. T is space for daily journal or dairy notations. Page colors are white and a soft rose. Some very minor wear....no rips or tears or folds, no missing paper.