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 U M  Num  Back  Other  DATE   Text on E. H. Mitchell Post Cards       Other
 R P  Ber  Types Vendor                                                Info
 
                  *********** CALENDAR 1911 & 1912 ***********
 
     Calendar cards was for advertising that depicted each month. Usually
   advertised the company/firm that wanted to distribute them. They are not
   numbered and were distributed during 1911 and 1912. Two were found with
   school ads. The cards were copyrighted in 1910 by Johnson-Dienstag-Ayres
   of San Francisco. The backs show they were Lithographed/Litho 
   by Mitchell for ohnson-Ayres Co.(see DH2a & DH6 backs). 
   Others do not show lithographing.
 
 



 
 
(*__) JAN   DH1      1911 Named after the god, Janus--MW
                          (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Company info.)     CAL-L
(*__) JAN   DH4      Same (H. C. Capwell Co. 12th & Washington Sts.
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-L
(*__) JAN   DH4      Same (James A Johnston 916 Market Street. Opposite 5th)   CAL-L
(*__) JAN   DH1      Same (The C.A. Lammers Bottling Company,
                          Telephone Gallup 395 Denver)                         CAL-L
(*__) JAN   DH4      Same (Goldberg, Bowen & Co. Sutter Street, above Kearny)  CAL-L
(*__) JAN   DH1      Same (Continental Market St. & Loan Ass'n Junction
                          Market St. & Golden Gate Ave. San Francisco Cal.)    CAL-L
(sn_) JAN   DH2a     Same 1912 (Lipman, Wolfe & Co, Portland, Oregon)          CAL-R
(*__) JAN   DH4      Same 1911 (The Marston Clothing Store for MEN and BOYS-MW)CAL-L
(*__) FEB   DH1      1911 Named after the Ancient god Februus--MW
                          (Goldberg Bowen & Co.)                               CAL-L
(*__) FEB   DH4      Same (James A. Johnston 916 Market Street, Opposite 5th)  CAL-L
(*__) FEB   DH1      Same (Continental Bldg. & Loan Ass'n.)
(*__) FEB   DH4      Same (H. C. Capwell Co. 12th & Washington Sts.
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-L
(*__) FEB   DH4      Same 1911 (The Marston's Fifth and C Streets-MW)          CAL-L
(sn_) FEB   DH4      Same (Lipman, Wolfe & Co. Portland, Oregon)
(sn_) FEB   DH1      1911 1911 )Berkeley Bank o Savings & Trust Co.            CAL-L
(*__) MAR   DH4      1911 The Romans, a warlike people named the first month
                          in their Calendar after Mars--MW
                          (Hasting Clothing Co. Post and Grant Ave.
                          San Francisco)                                       CAL-M
(*__) MAR   DH4      Same (H. C. Capwell Co. 12th & Washington Sts.
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-M
(*__) MAR   DH1      Same (Goldberg Bowen & Co.)                               CAL-M
(*__) MAR   DH4      Same (James A. Johnston 916 Market Street, Opposite 5th   CAL-M
(*__) MAR   DH6      1912 (D. H. Homes Co., Ltd.)                              CAL-M
(*__) JAN   DH4      Same 1911 (The Marston's Fifth and C Streets-MW)          CAL-M
(*__) APRIL DH4      1911 Named by the Romans from the Latin word Aperire
                          (H.C.Capwell Co. 12th & Washington Sts.
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-L
(*__) APRIL DH4      Same (James A. Johnston 916 market St. Opposite Fifth)    CAL-L
(*__) APRIL DH1      Same (Citizens' Bank of Alameda, Alameda, Cal.)           CAL-L
(*__) APRIL DH1      Same (Goldberg Bowen & Co.)                               CAL-L
(*__) APRIL DH4      Same 1911 (The Marston's Fifth and C Streets-MW)          CAL-L
(sn_) APRIL DH4      Same (Lipman, Wolfe & Co.)
(*__) MAY   DH1      1911 Contracted from the Latin word Majores
                          (Continental Bldg. & Loan Ass'n.)                    CAL-R
(sn_) MAY   DH4a     Same (The Time/The School/The Place)                      CAL-R
(*__) MAY   DH4      Same (Hastings Clothing Co. Post and Grant Ave.)          CAL-R
(*__) MAY   DH1      Same (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Co.)               CAL-R
(*__) MAY   DH4      Same (H. C. Capwell Co. 12th & Washington Sts.
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-R
(sn_) MAY   DH1      Same (Buffalo Brewing Co., Sacramento, Cal.)
(*__) JUNE  DH4      1911 Derived from the Latin Word Junlores--MW
                          (H. C. Capwell Co. 12th & Washington Sts,
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-L
(*__) JUNE  DH1      Same (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Co.)               CAL-L
(*__) JUNE  DH4      Same (Hastings Clothing Co. Post and Grant Ave.)          CAL-L MP
(*__) JUNE  DH1      Same (Continental Bldg. & Loan Ass'n.)                    CAL-L
(sn_) JUNE  DH4      Same (Lipman, Wolfe & Co., Portland, Oregon)
(*__) JULY  DH1      1911 Called Julius in the Roman Calendar--MW
                          (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Co.)               CAL-L
(*__) JULY  DH4      Same (James A. Johnston 916 Market St.
                           directly opposite Fifth)
(*__) JULY  DH4      Same (H. C. Capwell Co., Twelfth and Washington Streets,
                           Oakland, Cal.)                                      CAL-L
(sn_) JULY  DH4      Same (Lipman, Wolfe & Co. Portland, Oregon)
(sn_) JULY  DH4      Same (Wilson's Modern Business College--- Seattle, Wash.
(*__) AUG   DH4      1911 Named by the Roman Emperor Augustus
                          (James A. Johnston 916 Market St.
                           directly opposite Fifth)                            CAL-L
(*__) AUG   DH1      Same (Savings Department International Banking
                           Corporation Mills Building, San Francisco)          CAL-R
(*__) AUG   DH4      Same  (No Calendar in box)                                CAL-R
(*__) AUG   DH4      Same (H. C. Capwell Co. Twelfth and Washington Streets
                           Oakland, Cal.)                                      CAL-R
(*__) AUG   DH4      Same (Hastings Clothing Co. Post and Grant Avenue
                           San Francisco)                                      CAL-R
(*__) SEPT  DH4      1911 Named from the Latin word Septem--MW
                          (H. C. Capwell Co. Twelfth and Washington Streets,
                           Oakland, Cal.)                                      CAL-R
(*__) SEPT  DH4      Same (Hastings Clothing Co. Post and Grant Avenue
                           San Francisco)                                      CAL-R
(*__) SEPT  DH1      Same (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Co.)               CAL-R
(*__) SEPT  DH4      Same (James A Johnston 916 Market St. directly
                          opposite Fifth)                                      CAL-R
(*__) SEPT  DH4      Same (H. C. Capwell Co. Twelfth and Washington Streets,
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-R
(sn_) SEPT  DH4      Same (Lipman, Wolfe & Co. Portland, Oregon)
(*__) OCT   DH4      1911 This was the eight month in old Roman calendar,
                          hence its name. The Roman sometimes call it the
                          vintage month, as the grapes gathered in October.
                          (H. C. Capwell Co. Twelfth and Washington Sts.,
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-M
(*__) OCT   DH4      Same (Hastings Clothing Co. Post and Grant Ave.
                           San Francisco)                                      CAL-M
(*__) OCT   DH1      Same (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Co.)               CAL-M
(*__) OCT   DH1      Same (Saving Department International Banking Corporation
                          Mills Building, San Francisco)                       CAL-M
(*__) NOV   DH2a     1911 This was the ninth month in the Roman calendar and
                          was taken from the Latin word Novem--MW
                          (H. C. Capwell, Co. Twelfth and Washington Sts.,
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-M
(*__) NOV   DH2a     Same (Lipman, Wolfe & Co. Portland, Ore.)                 CAL-M
(sn_) NOV   DH4      Same
(*__) NOV   DH1      Same (Continental Bldg. & Loan Ass'n.)                    CAL-M
(*__) NOV   DH1      Same (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Co.)               CAL-M
(*__) DEC   DH4      1911 In the Roman calendar this was the tenth month, the
                          Latin word for ten being Decem.
                          (H. C. Capwell Co. Twelfth and Washington Sts,
                          Oakland, Cal.)                                       CAL-M
(*__) DEC   DH1      Same (Berkeley Bank of Savings & Trust Co.)               CAL-M
(*__) DEC   DH4      Same (Hastings Clothing Co. Post and Grant Ave.
                          San Francisco)                                       Cal-M
(sn_) DEC   DH1      Same (Your advertisement is printed here)                 CAL-M
(sn_) DEC   DH4      Same (Wilson's Modern Business College --- Seattle, Wash.)
 
 
 



 
 
                  *********** ZODIAC CARDS ***********
 
     Zodiac cards was for advertising that depicted each month. Usually
   advertised the a company/firm that wanted to distribute them. They are not
   numbered and were distributed during 1911 and 1912. The cards were copyrighted in 1910 by
   Johnson-Dienstag-Ayres of San Francisco. The backs show they were Lithographed/Litho by
   Mitchell for Johnson-Ayres Co.(see DH2a & DH6 backs). Others do not show lithographing.
 
 



 
 
(___) JAN   DH6      JANUARY-AQUARIUS-Mutual Profit Realty Co. 1318 Broadway,
                          New York
(*__) JAN   DH6      Same (no Advertiser)
(sn_) JAN   DH6      Same Albers Bros. Milling Co.
(*__) JAN   DH6      JANUARY-AQUARIUS-San Francisco Laundry
(___) FEB   DH6      FEBRUARY-PICES
(*__) MAR   DH6      MARCH-ARIES-Albers Bros. Milling Co.
(*__) APRIL DH6      APRIL-TAURUS (no Advertiser)
(*__) APRIL DH6      APRIL-TAURUS-San Francisco Laundry
(*__) MAY   DH6      MAY-Gemini (no advertiser)
(sn_) MAY   DH6      Same-Albers Bros. Milling Co.
(*__) MAY   DH6      MAY-Gemini-San Francisco Library
(*__) JUNE  DH6      JUNE-CANCER-Albers Bros Milling Co.
(*__) JUNE  DH6      Same (San Francisco Laundry San Francisco, Phone West 793
                          Oakland, Phone Oakland 1917
(*__) JULY  DH6      JULY-LEO-Albers Bros. Milling Co.
(*__) AUG   DH6      AUGUST-VIRGO (no advertiser-no other/birthstone words)
(*__) AUG   DH6      Same (has Birthstone words)
(*__) AUG   DH6      AUGUST-VIRGO-San Francisco Laundry
(*__) SEPT  DH6      SEPTEMBER-LIBRA-(no advertiser)
(*__) SEPT  DH6      SEPTEMBER-LIBRA-San Francisco Laundry
(*__) OCT   DH6      OCTOBER-SCORPIO-San Francisco Laundry San Francisco, Phone
                          West 793 Oakland, Phone Oakland 1917
(*__) NOV   DH6      NOVEMBER-SAGITTARIAS-San Francisco Laundry San Francisco,
                          Phone West 793 Oakland, Phone Oakland 1917
(*__) DEC   DH6      DECEMBER-CAPRICORNUS-San Francisco Laundry San Francisco,
                          Phone West 793 Oakland, Phone Oakland 1917
(*__) UNCUT Sheet    Known to exist (36 cards)
 
 
 



 
 

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