Bag

Bag

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Framed bag from Milton, Delaware store, William H. Stephens, general merchandise. Printed advertisement with family group in a domestic setting, father seated smoking a pipe, young girl on his knee, mother standing next to young boy: "Hamilton-Brown Shoes" / "Solid Leather Footwear"/ "Always Keep the Quality Up" Newspaper column, "Do You Remember" printed June 1957 identifies the Stephens store: "On the corner of Union and Broad Street, there was a general store run by John Ellingsworth, later by William H. Stephens, and then Mrs. Henry McAllister." Republished in Milton First Century, p. 291. Note: Where King's Ice Cream is today. Purchased by donor at auction.

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