1929 Ad Peters Cartridge Gun Ammo Dewar Match Camp Perry JM Beedle WM Mount YAR1


This is an original 1929 two-color print ad for .38 caliber and tack hole ammunition that was made and sold by the Peters Cartridge Company of Cincinnati, Ohio. The ad features photographs of the 1929 United States Dewar Team and the New York Police Pistol Team, winners at the International Team Match (The Dewar Match) that was held at Camp Perry, OH on September 8, 1929. The ad also features portraits of competitors J.M. Beedle, W.M. Mounts, and G.M. Upshaw of Los Angeles, California (CA).


This 84+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Light surface rub - top. Small tear - left margin.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Two-Color
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.75 x 12 inches; 22 x 30 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)

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