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Rules and Rulers16 of 441800's Iv0ry RulesMy Grandmother's School Pencil Box
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Posted 1 year ago

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whitman75
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Hi I found this is an old tackle box recently I would have normally thrown away but I noticed that not only did it look and feel unique to most rulers I have ever used it had a date of 1870-1871 on it. This is only 6 in long made by Westcott Rule Co. Seneca Falls N.Y. Says Also Arco Crown Cork & Cap Co. Inc. Also says they import all there corkwood from Spain and Portugal. If you could help me.with any information that would be great I didn't realize that people collect Rulers.

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  1. RussTenale RussTenale, 1 year ago
    Rulers can be great advertising collectables.
  2. whitman75 whitman75, 1 year ago
    Gotcha I didn't that those could be old phone numbers any idea on what time period we are looking at? Thanks for sharing

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