|The pictures below show larger views of this 1916 C. S. Pierce Company Shoe Advertising Premium Calendar Diary Booklet. This booklet was manufactured by The Walker Longfellow Company of Boston, Massachusetts. There are many pages an much information inside.|
The inside covers have both 1916 and 1917 calendars. There is an ''Identification'' page with some information filled in by a Rochester and Farmington, New Hampshire resident. There is a domestic postage page, ''Weights and Measures'', ''Heights and Weights of Men'', ''Weather Wisdom'', ''Federal Income Tax'', ''The New Federal Reserve Act'', Telephone numbers pages, Memoranda pages, Address pages, Baseball Pennant Winners To Date for both National (1876 - 1913) and American League (1900 - 1913), Interest Rates, Yield of Stocks, American City Populations, and Automobile Tire Record.
The calendar diary pages go from December 30, 1915 to January 3, 1917. There are only a few days with entries at the beginning. The pages have gold edges and the cover has gold embossing that is marked as follows:
C. S. PIERCE CO.
1600 LOCUST ST. ST. LOUIS, MO.
230 EAST 8th AV. CINCINNATI
26 SILVER ST. LEICESTER, ENGLAND
The booklet measures about 2-3/4'' x 5-5/8'' x 1/4''. It appears to be in excellent condition as pictured.