|Title||Cope's Hardware Christmas gift catalogue|
|Dates of Creation||1954|
Cope's Hardware, Chesley, "Christmas Gift Catalogue", with 1955 calendar on the back. Includes illustrations / photographs, descriptions and prices of kitchen appliances, "electrical gifts for modern living" dinnerware, hardware and tools, Christmas decorations, toboggans, sleighs, wagons and tricycles.
The front cover features a colour photographic imnage of ski chalet and two people carrying crosscountry skiis. Inside colouring: black, white and green.
The hardware store was built by J.H. Elliot in 1888. It was operated as H. Carter Hardware Store; Sam Davison Hardware; Gray & Ewart; Graham and Cope; Gray and Cope; Morley Cope & Son; Elmer Palmer; Irving Weeks, Cope's Pro Hardware (Source: Chesley Past & Present, 1980).
Morley Ryerson Cope (1889-1958) was in partnership with Walter Gray in a Chesley hardware store (Gray & Cope), retiring in 1957.
|Physical Description||19 p. ; 15 x 21.5|
Cope, Morley Ryerson
|Level of Description||Item|