This is an original 1942 World War II black and white print ad for P. R. Mallory and Company of Indianapolis, who are doing their part to aid in the war production efforts by manufacturing a surplus of their communication and intercommunication precision parts, as well as other critical instruments for use by the U. S. military and war production plants. This ad features artwork by Edward C. Smith.
This 69+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 10.25 x 12.75 inches; 26 x 32 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)
This piece was illustrated by Smith, Edward C.. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Weapons, Artillery Advancements, Weaponry, Guns, Sky Prodders, Industrial Manufacturing, Anti Aircraft Guns, Ammunition Shells, Welding, Wartime Contributions