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#ZLC076 - Kyte Brand Apple Crate Label
Vintage 11" wide Kyte brand apple crate label. Circa 1940. Very bright colors. Excellent for framing. This one is getting scarcer and is a great image of an old kite. Found in Harold Kyte storage.
$2.50



#ZLC179 - Plenti Grand Pinup Vegetable Crate Label
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage 9" tall circa 1940s Plenti Grand Vegetable crate label. Vargas style pinup image. These are from the day when the idea of advertising was to catch your attention. The images often had no relation to the product. This was pretty risque stuff back then. Unused stock in excellent condition that was found at the J. Vukasovich Co. in Watsonville, CA.
$2.00



#ZLC187 - Stagecoach Fine Fruits Pear Crate Label - Green Version
10 1/2” wide colorful label pictures a nice Western scene.  Unused circa 1940s stock from Stagecoach Orchards in Medford, Oregon. This is identical to the one pictured, but a green instead of a blue background.
$2.00



#ZLC209 - Pete's Best Pear Crate Label
10 1/2" wide vintage label with a neat image of a young lad. Circa 1940s. Unused stock from Pete's Best Packing Co. in Yakima, Washington.
$2.00



#ZLC304 - Violet Brand Apples Crate Label
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage rare and beautiful 10 1/2” wide Violet Brand Apples label. Big clump of violets on a dark background with fancy yellow old time lettering gives this one an amazing look. Click the picture to see a larger image. Circa 1940 or perhaps a little earlier. These are old unused stock that were found at the Perham Fruit Corporation in Yakima, Washington and are marked as such. Excellent unused condition.
$3.00



#ZLC348 - Princess Lousiana Porto Rican Sweet Potatoes Crate Label
(Click the picture to see a large detailed image) Vintage 9" wide circa 1940s "Princess Brand Louisiana Porto Rican Sweet Potatoes" "Kiln Dried" crate label. Detailed image of a princess who bears a strong resemblance to Princess Elizabeth in the 1940s. These are unused old stock in great condition from "Sam Gothelf" in Lafayette, Louisiana and are marked as such.
$2.50



#ZLC439 - Wagon Train Pear Crate Label - Red Version
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage 10 1/4" wide Wagon Train Pear crate label. Picture a wagon train being pulled by oxen and settlers. Buffalo running in the background. Circa 1940s. Says "Wagon Train Brand Fine Fruits" "Des Poires De Premier Qualite" (pears of the premier quality) "Gordon Green Company Medford, Oregon. We acquired these from a long time label dealer on the west coast that we bought out. Excellent unused condition.
$2.50



#ZLCA*012 - On Rush Pinup Melons Crate Label
Vintage 10 3/4" wide circa 1940s On Rush Melons crate label. Vargas style pinup image. These are from the day when the idea of advertising was to catch your attention. The images often had no relation to the product. This was pretty risque stuff back then. Unused stock that was found at the F. H. Hogue Co. in Yuma, AZ. They have very light rippling if you look closely.
$2.00



#ZLCA*040 - Texas Moon Tomatoes Crate Label - Cowboy
(Click the picture to see a large detailed image) Vintage 13" wide circa 1940s "Texas Moon" Tomatoes crate label. Image of a cowboy on a horse lighting a cigarette with a large moon on the horizon. These are unused old stock in great condition from "Donna Citrus, Inc." in Donna, Texas and marked as such. Also marked "Pat. Off. Copr. 1940".
$2.00



#ZLT001 - Big John Tobacco Label
Colorful vintage cut plug label pictures a blacksmith. 4" tall. 1940s. Unsold stock from the old Weisert tobacco warehouse in St. Louis.
$0.50



#ZLW081 - Buckeye Bourbon Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey Label
3 1/2" tall vintage Buckeye Bourbon Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey label. Pictures an old stoneware jug and some buckeyes. Circa 1940s. Nice unused old stock from the Pilgrim Importers in Newport, KY.
$0.25



#ZZZ070 - Tamarack & Custer Cons. Mining Co. Pay Roll Check
8 3/4" wide Pay Roll check. These are all cashed checks from 1947 that were left after the operation closed. The checks are from Wallace, Idaho.  They are in really nice condition. This was a fairly large long running operation that mined mainly lead, zinc, copper, and gold. They ended up being a large company that bought a lot of other smaller mines. They ended up with 90 claims.  The mines became depleted over time and by 1957, they no longer did mining.  They just leased the rights. These are a nice piece of mining history.
$0.40



#BEADS0830 - Turquoise Scarab (Egyptian Beetle) Glass Cabochon - U. S. Zone Germany
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage turquoise embossed scarab (Egyptian Beetle) cabochon. The underside has Egyptian arrow symbols. They are 12mm long. They are German from the 1940s. Package was marked "U.S. Zone Germany" dating them to WWII. Old stock from a warehouse up in the Northeast in excellent condition.
$0.20



#CC179 - Coca Cola Bingo Marker Card
Vintage 1940s Coca Cola Bingo marker cards. 5 3/4" square. Each card has 25 markers on it that were to be punched out and used for Bingo markers. Logo on each marker is "Drink Coca Cola in Bottles". Cards are marked "The Pause that Refreshes" on top. Cardboard. Unused antique stock from an old Coke plant. Perfect condition.
$2.00



#CE074 - Brilliantly Colored Black Spanish Radish Lone Star 5¢ Seed Pack - As Low As 50¢ each
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage 4 1/2" tall unfilled (empty) Black Spanish Radish Stone litho 5¢ seed packet from the Lone Star Seed Co. in San Antonio, Texas. The beautiful images on the envelopes were printed in the 1940s. The price stamps and descriptions were also printed in the 1940s. Excellent condition.

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#CH326-31  - Humphrey Bogart in "Live Fast, Die Young and Have a Good-Looking Corpse" Movie Poster Broadside
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage 13" tall paper movie poster/broadside from the famous 1949 Humphrey Bogart movie "Live Fast, Die Young and have a good-looking corpse". It also starred John Derek. Please click the picture to see a more detailed image. Back in the day, when a new movie was going to play at the local theatre, there would be a guy who would run around town tacking these things on bulletin boards, telephone poles, fence posts, or anyplace else where they might be seen. Because most were outdoors, few have survived. Some will have small edge tears or roughness, but this is true of all paper movie broadsides, and they can easily be trimmed for framing. Although, a few small imperfections kind of adds to the look with these. Colors vary. We got them from the estate of famous dealer and friend Bob Secrist. He found them in the storage area of an old theatre up in Northeast Ohio.
$4.00



#CS389 - Art Deco Garter Card
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage large 4 1/2" tall cardboard display card says "Garters" "Made in U.S.A." Circa 1940s with risque (for the time) illustration of a lady's legs. These are old factory stock that was never used. They have holes where the garters were supposed to go. Excellent condition.
$1.25



#PC034 - Frostbite Ice Cream Bag
5 3/4" wide vintage 1940s Rider's Frostbite Ice Cream on a Stick bag. These are unused factory stock from the Rider Dairy in Danbury, CT. Really nice image of a boy eating one. Says "The best you ever ate".
$0.75



#SOZ093  - Group of 3 Different Royal Crown Cola Coupons
You get all three different for $1.50 (that's 50¢ each). These are old thin cardboard Royal Crown coupons. One is for a free carton of Royal Crown. It mentions the Hollywood stars taste test which means they are from the 1940s. Another is for a free carton of Royal Crown with the purchase of another at the regular price. The third is for Royal Crown Product Par-T-Pack. If offers one quart bottle free with the purchase of another. These are a steal at this price. They came from the estate of friend and famous collector, Bob Secrist.
$1.50



#SOZ115  - Nehi Safety Match Box Wrapper
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage 4 5/8" tall labels for Nehi Beverage Matchboxes. Says "Nehi American Made Safety Matches" "Made for tripure Water Co. Parkersburg, West Virginia. Circa 1940s. Old factory stock. Unused but a little wavy.
$1.00



#TY570 - Miniature Celluloid Toy Elephant
Vintage 1 1/4" long hand painted celluloid elephant charm/toy. Embossed "Japan". These are in an old rice paper box which is from around the late 1940s. Excellent unused condition. We haven't run these in years. They are hard to find.
$1.50



#ZLB047 - No. 10 Evans Broom Label - Eagle
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage uncommon 5 1/4" tall "No. 10 Evans Industrial Supply" broom label. Image of an eagle carrying a broom through the sky. Not real common. These wrapped around a broom handle. Broom companies had a tough time in the 1930s and 40s when vacuum cleaners were mass produced and no longer an expensive luxury item. A lot of broom companies went out of business and the labels turn up in the old buildings occasionally. Unused old stock in excellent condition. Circa 1940s. We acquired these from a long time label dealer on the west coast that we bought out. Excellent unused condition.
$0.40



#ZLC073 - Challenger Vegetable Crate Label
Vintage 10" tall Challenger vegetable crate label with the outline of a cowboy on a bucking horse. Circa 1940s. We got these from a long time dealer who put them away many years ago and is retiring. Unused old stock from the Western Packing Company in Guadalupe, CA.
$1.00



#ZLC090 - Victoria Brand Sunkist Orange Crate Label
Click the picture to see a larger more detailed image. Vintage 11" wide Victoria Brand orange crate label. Fantastic colorful image of Queen Victoria and the crown jewels. Circa 1940. Unused stock from the Victoria Citrus Association in Riverside, CA. Printer's mark is Schmidt Litho. Slight rippling.
$3.00

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