Charles & Co. April, 1933 Bon Voyage Catalogue

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New York, 1933. 387 pages. 21.5 x 15 cm. Profusely illustrated grocery catalog, a look back into the bustling life of New York City in the early 1930s. This edition spotlights their “Bon Voyage” Steamer Baskets – “We were the originators of this method of remembering relatives and friends going abroad…glad to receive orders fro steamer baskets to be shipped from any American port, as well as from any English or French port.” Also announces “Our telephone departement…The telephone is one of the great modern convinces.” Black and white photos of their bakeries, warehouse, hardware department, and store front. Catalogue includes Teas and Coffees, Frosted Foods, Health Foods, Beverages, Druggists’ Sundries, Cigars, etc. Gorgeous chromolithic illustrations. Covers lightly rubbed, interior crisp and clean. Orig. embossed faux letter. Very good.