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Late 19th C Reverse Paint & Foil Store Sign from Honesdale, PA

Late 19th C Reverse Paint & Foil Store Sign from Honesdale, PA

This wonderful sign came to me by way of the present owner of the store from which it came. After bugging her for years about it, she finally relented and sold it to me. Reverse painted glass with foil lettering, it measures 61 inches long by 19 inches high. It retains its original wooden frame and is in excellent condition. It was found in the upstairs of the store by the present owner, but had originally hung in the back of the store in the housewares/domestics department. Town records show that in 1875 this store was known as "S. A. Terrel Hardware & Agricultural Implements" which then became "J.O. Terrell Grocer" which was then became J. Oscar Terrel Wholesale Grocers and was operated by Annie Terrel until sometime in the 1970's. It dates to last quarter of the 19th C.

Price: SOLD

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Terms and Conditions of Sale:

Personal checks, money orders, cashiers checks. Personal checks require a 7 business day bank clearance period. Unless prior arrangements have been made, payment must be received within 7 days or item will be re-offered for sale.

I guarantee all items to be as described. I try to be as thorough and meticulous in my descriptions as possible, and will gladly send additional photos as well as answer any questions about a piece in order to avoid return of merchandise.

In the event there is a discrepancy with respect to an item's representation, I must be notified within 48 hours of receipt of the piece. Upon notification, and my approval, the item must be returned within 7 days in the condition it was received in order to receive a refund less shipping and insurance.

Pennsylvania residents must pay 6% sales tax unless they possess a valid resale number.

Shipping and Handling:
Purchaser is responsible for all shipping, handling and insurance costs. I ship via the best and lowest priced carrier for the piece. Pickup of items at The Black Angus in Adamstown, Pennsylvania is a possibility depending on circumstances.

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