Posted 2 years ago
This was a give-a-way item for opening an account with the Commercial & Savings Bank of Stockton.
It is a savings bank, with a slot on top that has a spring across the opening where currency or coins can be inserted. A key is used to open the bank.
The bank, marked on the front:
COMMERCIAL & SAVINGS BANK OF STOCKTON
SAVE IN TIME
Back is marked:
THE MILWAUKEE TIMESAVER CO.
PATENT APPLIED FOR
The Watch or clock has the set & winding stem at the 6:00 position, the type used in car clocks and some travel clocks.
It is manufactured by the New Haven Clock Co. and marked PAT. PEND.
The Commercial and Savings Bank of Stockton was founded in 1903 by John Raggio. In 1929 it was purchased by the Bank of Italy, later to become the Bank of America.
Thanks for looking,