Pre-Inventory Semi-Annual Sale…Butler Brothers…New York. [caption title of oversized circular]
Before Costo, the Butler Brothers
Just over two feet tall. An illustrated 8-page catalog issued by this New York home goods and clothing wholesaler. Butler Brothers of 495-497 Broadway in New York City, were an early American mail-order catalog company.
“That this circular is one of the biggest things from a sales standpoint that Butler Brothers have ever sent out can be plainly seen from the goods offered and the prices named.” (p) Many items were priced by the dozen or gross. Featured department store merchandise includes women’s and children’s clothing, kitchen goods, furniture, dishes, and stationery. Buy big or stay home.
Description: Pre-Inventory Semi-Annual Sale…Butler Brothers…New York. [caption title of oversized circular]
[New York: Butler Brothers, 1916]. pp. 26½ x 20¾ inches. Printed in red and black. Line and half tone illustrations. Mailing folds; minor wear to some folds and at fore-edge of first leaf; Very Good.