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TitleH. W. Evans, Druggist
Alternate TitleWells, Richardson & Co.
DescriptionAdvertising card for H. W. Evans showing a little girl holding up a cat and a doll, both dripping with red dye after being dipped. Her mother in the background looks mortified. The card advertises Diamond Dyes, manufactured by Wells, Richardson & Co. and sold by H. W. Evans. Front of card says: "It's easy to dye with Diamond Dyes." Lower left corner says: "Forbes Co. Boston." Back of card says: "Diamond Dyes, Simplest, Strongest, Fastest. They have no equal! Three new colors. Fast Stocking Black, Turkey Red for Cotton. Brown for Cotton...Sample cards and full directions for dyeing all kinds of goods, coloring photographs, &c., and making inks, wood stains, bluing, &c., &c., sent free by the proprietors. Wells, Richardson & Co., Burlington, Vt. For Gilding or Bronzing Fancy Articles use Diamond Paints, Gold, Silver, Bronze, Copper. Only 10 Cts." Address given on back of card:
908 Main Street,
Kansas City, Mo.."
ProductDiamond Dyes; Diamond Paints
Subject(s)Advertising cards
Children & animals
Children misbehaving
Local Subject(s)Evans, Henry W.
PrinterForbes Company
Dateca. 1880-1900
Item TypeAdvertising Card
Dimensions8 x 11 cm.
CollectionAdvertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216
LocationSC3, Box 1, Druggists
BarcodeFront: 10019324; Back: 10019329
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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AcknowledgementThis project is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.