Beverly, Mass. Crowley & Lunt, 242 Cabot Street, 1942. Wraps. [POCKET MAP] [ADVERTISING PREMIUM]. (6” x 3 ¾”) black lettering on stiff manila wrapper front and rear, small vignette of a ship in a shipyard under the letter “M”; advertisement on rear; map sheet size: 10 7/8” x 29 1/2”; 10” x 28 7/8” within the net line; light wear and hand soiling to wrapper, two areas of glue burn to map where tipped onto the wrapper; near fine. OCLC locates this in two libraries. Near fine. Item #1799
An advertising premium from Shaw’s Book Store located at 91 Front Street, Bath, Maine. The rear ad identifies the proprietor as H. Ralph Forbes selling books, stationery, periodicals, Rust Craft greeting cards, gifts, office supplies, etc. in 1942. It also lists the three-digit “585” phone number. The fold-out street map features railroads, the Kennebec river, and identifies three towns on the opposite bank as Phippsburg, Arrowsic, and Woolwich.