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Nom de l'objet : Matchbook
Type de l'objet : Advertisment
Catégorie de l'objet : Furnishings
Temperature Control Equipment
Firemaking Equipment
Matériaux : Paper
Chemical, sulfur
Chemical, potassium chlorate
Numéro d'accession : Y2021.51.13A&B
Date de début de production : 1960-01-01
Date de fin de production : 2022-12-31
Description :  Two matchbooks; Background on 13a is light blue, 13b is yellow. Black lettering on front, back and fold of matchbook. Both matchbooks are missing matches. Front has the name, address and phone number for Harris' Sea Food Restaurant and Harris' Quick N' Tasty. The lettering on the back advertises We specialize in Sea Food and has a black image of a lobster in an oval. Black match strike strip found also on back. On fold of matchbook are the words We're Famous For Our COFFEE
Commentaires : In 1951 Clara Harris and her husband Charles opened Harris' Sea Food Restaurant in Dayton, NS which soon became a favourite eating establishment for locals and visitors. Later, the Harris' opened a second restaurant on the main road in Dayton, NS and called it Harris' Quick N' Tasty. The Seafood Restaurant closed in ?. The Quick N' Tasty was sold in 1997 and remains a seasonal restaurant in Dayton.
Fonctions : Matchbooks were used as an advertising medium for two local restaurants
Longueur : 4.8 cm
Largeur : 3.9 cm
Établissement : Yarmouth County Museum  Facebook-Yarmouth County Museum  YouTube-Yarmouth County Museum
Ville de l'établissement : Yarmouth
Province de l'établissement : Nova Scotia

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