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Louise Jr.

Object Number: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Overall (closed): 2 1/16 x 1 5/8 x 5/16 in. (5.2 x 4.2 x 0.8 cm)
20 stick matchbook with red exterior. Front cover with telephone number, name and address in white lettering. On saddle in white lettering, CLOSED MONDAYS. Rear cover with large white area with red illustration of restaurant entrance. Red area below with white lettering, RESTAURANT & BAR. Plain interior.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group