This is an original 1910 black and white three-page print ad for the Hanauer-Graves Company and the Meadow Lake Orchard Company of Spokane, Washington. The ad writes, "There is no possible chance of the security itself ever diminishing in value, and every two years, after the orchard is in full bearing, your entire investment should be returned to you from your share of the annual earnings of the orchard." Please see additional images, and recognize that the three pages are printed on two pages, front and back.
This 101+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Small crease - top right corner. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is some light bleed through visible on this ad. Page three has a moderate scuff in the top margin.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches; 16 x 24 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, produce, apple orchards, apple industry