1913 L. Karl Erlick Company Contest Poster and Record Card

1913 L. Karl Erlick Company Contest Poster and Record Card

  • $54.00

Poster measures 8.25 x 19 inches and is printed on heavy colored paper.

The Poster was intended to notify company sales agents of an opportunity to win $ amounts in GOLD for selling Toupees. An agent who sold 6 Toupees would receive $5 in gold. According to an online inflation calculator, $5 in 1918 is equivalent to $77 today.

L. Karl Erlick Company, located at 537a Congress Street in Portland, Maine was a manufacturer and distributor of hair products, including Wigs and Toupees.

Below is an Ad for the company posted in a 1918 copy of "The Journeyman Barber."

Condition: Excellent overall condition. The "record card" at bottom is nearly separated from the poster. It is perforated and intended to be removed.

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