1920s New Bedford, Mass. Newsboy License Badge Issued by School Dept.

1920s New Bedford, Mass. Newsboy License Badge Issued by School Dept.

Code: comn10011ma

SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description


WE ARE OUT OF THE OFFICE!!!... We are OUT OF THE OFFICE for the NEXT TEN 10 DAYS, From Monday 10/18/21 until Wednesday 10/27/21 09/24, WITH LITTLE OR NO SHIPPING CAPABILITIES until our Return to THE OFFICE From our Travels to the Police Collectors National in St. Charles Missouri on Thursday October 28th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here on our site to add to your collection, BUT Please Note that we will be OUT OF THE OFFICE, from Monday 10/18/21 through Wednesday 10/27/21, and We will be UNABLE TO SHIP, until our return the Office on Thursday 10/28/21, at which time we will resume NORMAL SHIPPING CAPABILITIES. But, during our time away, we will be happy to accept any orders and get the ordered artifacts marked as SOLD right away.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is an old newsboy's license badge issued by the New Bedford, Massachusetts School Department. The badge is numbered on the front and has a C.D. Reese of New York maker mark on reverse. It dates from the 1920s or 1930s.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920s-1930s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-3/4" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickel-plated brass.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical kick pin with tongue-style C catch.

MARKINGS: J 22 on front; C.D. REESE 57 WARREN ST. N.Y. on reverse.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a newspaper-related collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay MBEX13 LAFEX7/13 SeAIJX4/15

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge has some minor abrasions and small spots of wear on front and reverse.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.