The collection consists of two items. The first is a shipping statement page reading, “This Package From E.B. Monteith, Dillsboro, N. Car. ‘The Best Place to Trade.’ Peters Diamond Brand Shoes. Solid Leather Footwear. Thank You – Call Again.”
The second item is a set of fabric samples inside a binder for overcoatings with the name International Coatings, Custom Service. Handwritten on the cover is “E.B. Montieth [sic], Dillsboro, N.C. 3 – 21- 33 (March 21, 1933). Inside the cover, “In addition to the overcoatings contained herein, samples may be hand on request of a smaller and richer group selling at $75 and $100. These consist of Imported Camels’ Hairs and a Montagnac and are without a peer in overcoat distinction. Samples on request only.”
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