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    1930's - 1960's Bee Hive/St. Lawrence Starch Ephemera Collection (100+ Items). The Bee Hive hockey photo series was a mammoth effort where the photos themselves are just to top of the ice. Just imagine the effort it took to create all the promotional items, advertisements, checklists, product promotions and product packaging. Our offered collection features over 100 such items including school notebooks, school books, ads, coupons, Lid toppers, cloth emblems, envelopes, etc. Most of the items are in excellent conditions but there are exceptions. See our web site for a detailed list of the contents of this collection.

    More Information: Includes:

    (1) Bee Hive Corn Syrup cigarette lighter (does not light);

    (3) Bee Hive Corn Syrup metal retail canisters in 3 different sizes, one has fantasy lid liner of Richard;

    (2) Energy for Active People "Bee Hive Scribbler" or school notebooks, 6-7/8" x 9" in English;

    (2) Energy for Active People "Bee Hive Scribbler" or school notebooks, 6-7/8" x 9" in French;

    (14) Cloth Emblems & Ads (9+4): Brooklyn, Americans, Rangers, Black Hawks, Bruins, Maple Leafs, Maroons, Canadians and Red Wings cloth emblems plus four paper ads;

    (14) Paper band coupons for Hockey Pictures;

    (2) Pin/Tie clip ends of Broda and Kennedy(?). Just the medallion part;

    (7) Bottle collars. Four different types.

    (3) bee Hine Corn Syrup canister paper labels(all low grade);

    (2) Bee Hive photos w/Acnes (swimmer and Pearce (rower);

    (20) Paper Bee Hive Hockey Photos checklist flyers. Dates from 1939-40 to 1966;

    (6) St. Lawrence Starch original mailing envelopes. Earliest is 1939, others 50’s and 60’s;

    (3) C. 1935 Bee Hive Corn Syrup "St. Lawrence Canadian Scribbler" school note books;

    (1) A Great Energy Food! Bee Hive Scribbler or school notebooks, 7" x 9-1/4" in English;

    (1) A Great Energy Food! Bee Hive Scribbler or school notebooks, 7" x 9-1/4" in French;

    (2) A Great Energy Food! Bee Hive Scribbler or school notebooks;

    (1) Cooking with Corn Oil. St. Lawrence starch recipe booklet;

    (3) Circa 1960 Bee Hive Corn Syrup comic pages and ads;

    (2) Syl Apps ads with coupons;

    (3) Newspaper ads w/Conacher, Beliveau and D. Moore;

    (5) 1936(x2), 1938, 1939, 1940 Who’s Who booklets plus one original mailing envelope;

    (1) 1937 World Champions of Sport booklet;

    (3) Misc. ads and letter correspondence;

    (3) 1966 Scorecard and two tickets to Toronto Maple Leafs baseball game.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2020
    10th-13th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
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