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Title Blotter, ink: Pin-up calendar blotter imprinted Frank B. Ross Co., 507 8th St., Hoboken, N.J., Dec. 1944.
Object Name Blotter, Ink
Catalog Number 2010.007.0028
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Pin-up calendar ink blotter from Frank B. Ross Co., Incorporated, 507 Eighth St., Hoboken, N.J., HOboken 3-4100. Waxes. December 1944.

Printed paper, 3-3/8" high x 6-1/8" wide, with blue blotting paper laminated on back.

Promotional advertising medium for this company that made waxes. Products listed: Waxes, Crude, Refined, Bleached. Carnuba, Beeswax, Ouricury, Candelilla, Bayberry, Ceresine.

Has calendar for three months with a large December one flanked by smaller ones for November and January, 1945.

Made by: Brown & Bigelow, St. Paul. Minn. Artist: Earl Moran. Copyright B&B [Brown & Bigelow] USA.

The drawn image of the pin-up girl (woman) is captioned: "See, I can imitate birds, too."
Date 1944-1944
Year Range from 1944
Year Range to 1944
Search Terms 507 Eighth St.
Frank B. Ross Co., Inc.
Caption front
Imagefile 074\20100070028.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Advertising
Art