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Catalog Number 2000.101.1.5
Date 1923-1920-1930
Title RETURN ENVELOPE FOR THE DINGEE & CONARD COMPANY
Object Name Envelopes
Description RETURN ENVELOPE FOR THE DINGEE & CONARD COMPANY
Color: Black; Brown
A return envelope for the Dingee & Conard Company, 1923. On the top left corner are three blank lines for the return address and on the right is a rectangle for the stamp within which is, "Do Not / Forget / 2c / Stamp." Across the center is the company name, address, and a rectangle with the words, "DINGEE ROSES, ON OWN ROOTS, GO AND GROW EVERYWHERE." On the back across the flap is, "A trial will convince you that 'Charles Dingee' is / the best Garden Rose in existence." Below is an explanation as to why the company's roses are superior and a special offer which gives customer's the option of including a dollar bill to receive 8 roses. A blank square is on the bottom left corner to indicate the acceptance of the offer. The item is part of the catalog which is .1; supplement .2; insert .3; order blank .4; and mailing envelope .6. With only a light crease on the bottom right corner, the object is in good condition.
Collection HM
Subjects Mail-order business
Roses
Search Terms Dingee & Conard Co.