Useful! Hang up [printed on either side of a hole punched for easy hanging] / I am looking for you, / The Montgomery / Employment / Bureau / Will furnish you a job if you will call and / register with us. I ask positions for all / kinds of service work, such as Cooks, / Maids, Porters, Butlers, Wash Women, / Dress Makers, Nurses, Trained Nurses, / Brick layers, Carpenters, Painters, Plasters [sic], ... E.D. Walker, Manager / [lower third of handbill prints an illustrated ad for the Montgomery Colored Orchestra, in part: "The best String Band in the City for all pleasure purposes -- call Montgomery Employment Bureau."].

Montgomery, AL: The bureau, nd [1910s]. Printed handbill advertisement on heavy paper [locations of Montgomery alarm boxes printed in red on verso], 9 3/8 x 5 3/8 inches, employing several sizes and styles of type. Scarce ephemeral item; we have been unable to find any information regarding the Montgomery Employment Bureau or its manger, Mr. Walker. Creased from folding, rubbed. (8595). Item #61583

Price: $375.00

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