Skates--Advertising; Ice Skates; Roller skates--Advertising
An advertisement for the Samuel Winslow Skate Manufacturing Co., 1911. The Winslow Skate company was located in Worcester, Massachusetts. The advertisement shows skaters from all the countries where people can buy Winslow Skates. The skaters are depicted wearing ice skates and dressed for winter. Small flags representing various countries are draped across the top. The advertisement claims that Winslow skates excel the foremost Canadian skates. and that wherever skates are used, Winslow's Skates are famous. During the 1880s Winslow Skates was the largest manufacturer of ice skates in the country.
The Samuel Winslow Skate Manufacturing Co.
Image from page ix of the Worcester Magazine, December, 1911 (Vol. XIV, No.12). Published by the Worcester Board of Trade.
In the collections of the Worcester Public Library, Worcester, Mass. http://www.worcpublib.org/
The Samuel Winslow Skate Manufacturing Co., “Winslow's Skates,” Digital Commonwealth , accessed March 11, 2014, http://digitalcommonwealth.org/items/show/1593.