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Red and white dish towel with original label

Description

Woven cotton blend dish towel; white ground with red stripes along selvages (short ends). New and unused, with original tags and labels.

Details

Maker
Kendall's Mills (Manufacturer)
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
"KENDALL" (printed)
"filene's / 040 / .44 / SEC / AVG 12" (printed)
"INSPECTED / By / No. 410 / Seconds" (printed)
"IRREGULAR /New /KENDALL /Dish Towel /U.S. Pat. No. 2,713,361 Patented in Canada 1957 /Dries twice as Many Dishes /Dries Them Twice as Fast /Lintless /Soft-Easy to Use /Jumbo Size 20" x 36" /RAYON-COTTON/THE KENDALL COMPANY, Kendall Mills Division, Walpole, Mass./Makers of Curity Diapers/Made in U.S.A."; "COMMENDED / BY THE / CONSUMER / SERVICE BUREAU / OF / PARENTS' / MAGAZINE / AS ADVERTISED THEREIN"; "REPLACEMENT OR REFUND OF MONEY / Guaranteed by / Good Housekeeping / IF NOT AS ADVERTISED THEREIN" (printed)
Location of origin
Massachusetts
Material
cotton (textile)
rayon
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Walpole (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
dish towels
rayon
Towel, Dish
Dimensions
35 1/2 x 19 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.17.22.1
GUSN
244681

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