Alan Mays

Alan Mays

Posted on 09/16/2014


Photo taken on March 20, 2013


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Certificate of Weight, Electrical Advertising Scale Co., Pittsburgh, Pa.

Certificate of Weight, Electrical Advertising Scale Co., Pittsburgh, Pa.
"Certificate of Weight. Finger points to your exact weight: 109. Date this and keep for reference: ________. The Electrical Advertising Scale Company. Office: 97 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa."

Printed on the back of the card: "If thou do the contrary to that which someone will shortly whisper in thine ear, thou will have good fortune."

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ReiRoWi
ReiRoWi
I remember the times when such personal scales worked at rail- or subway stations.
4 years ago.
Alan Mays has replied to ReiRoWi
I've seen scales in public places before but I've never come across one that dispensed cards, unfortunately.
4 years ago.