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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Mother's Day Themed Window Display Featuring "Busy Mother" Statue and Mother's Day Gifts

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Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Dan Arje (compiler)

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photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller Mother's Day themed window display featuring a statue of a mother that looks very busy with a baby, notepads, cat, telephones and books. The display features different tiers, with the statue posed on the topmost tier. It is surrounded by handbags, jewelry, perfume, and other Mother's Day gift ideas. A banner at the bottom of the display reads: "How do you figure Mother? Does she juggle job, juveniles and you? Her special Bonwit gift will figure high on Mother's Day."


box 1 folder 6



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