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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 / 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
2010.17.22.2
GUSN
244682

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