H. Fishlove & Co. Chicago, IL.
Title 1942 GAG NOVELTY: Fresh Dates.
Seller ID 50-0018
Box lid labeled Fresh Dates with pictures of dates. Opens to a picture of woman slapping man & another of her and walking back back to a city, a small 1943 calendar, a little Date Book, & a pencil. #766 `Fresh Dates' Copyrighted 1942 H. Fishlove & Co.. 53/4 x 3 3/4 x 1 h. Plus original cover letter of 3/19/1943 signed by J. Fishlove, President, which accompanied payment to the inventor, George Howard, then of Pittsburgh, PA, and a sample of the novelty. Some light scuffing on the bottom of the box, the letter is thrice folded & has quite a few calculations in pencil on the back, which may have been related to income & expenses o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects.