|The picture shows a view of all (36) Colorful Old Holiday Inn Hotel Advertising Items in this lot. This lot contains a variety of accumulated items from many sources over time. Included in this lot are the following items:|
There is an old unopened clear plastic cup. It is wrapped in a paper bag with green Holiday Inn advertising print.
There is an old glass cigarette ashtray with a green imprint ''HOLIDAY INN ¨''
There are (3) red hard plastic swizzle or drink stir sticks from ''SUNSHINE PLASTICS of HIALEAH, FLA.''.
There are (2) more swizzle sticks from the same company with the famous Holiday Inn sign. One has the top post on the sign missing.
There is an ink pen with a phone number and a pencil from the Holiday Inn of Lakeside Avenue in Marlboro, Massachusetts.
Next is an unused Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts advertising premium slide puzzle.
There is an unopened Holiday Inn soap bar with the famous sign and advertising on it.
There are(4) different old Holiday Inn advertising match books. Three of these (the older ones) are unused with all of the matches. The newer one is empty. Two of these are from Cincinnati, Ohio. Of those two one has a Christmas or ''Seasons Greetings'' cover. The other older one is from Mansfield, Ohio.
Next is an old advertising wooden nickel. It has a Native American Indian on one side and the other side is marked ''WORTH ONE FREE CUP OF COFFEE AT HOLIDAY INN AUBURN, ME.''.
There are (2) 1979 snap shot color photographs of a woman by a Holiday Inn sign.
There is a Rutland, Vermont Holiday Inn advertising brochure.
There is a large 1973 Holiday Inn postcard from Rochester, Minnesota. It has an 8c Eisenhower postage stamp and it was mailed to a Cranford, New Jersey address.
The other (17) items in this lot are all Holiday Inn post cards from many locations. These appear to be mostly from the 1960s and 1970s. There are (9) that are unused and (8) that are used. These include: UNUSED: (2) Zurich Airport Switzerland, Vail, Colorado, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Cortland, New York, (2) Ashville, North Carolina, Brunswick, Maine, and one other. The USED ones are from (and sent to):
1966 - Panama City, Florida - Rahway, New Jersey
1967 - Cincinnati, Ohio - Taunton, Massachusetts
1967 - Los Angeles, California - Rahway, New Jersey
1970 - Portland, Maine - Lynn, Massachusetts
1971 - Tonawanda, New York - Sabathus, Maine
1972 - Durango, Colorado - Rahway, New Jersey
1974 - Seymour, Indiana - Rahway, New Jersey
1982 - Forrest City, Arkansas - Rahway, New Jersey
To judge the sizes the brochure at the upper left of the picture measures 4'' x 8-1/2''. These items appear to range from very good to mint unused condition as pictured.