Great 1900's - 1910's Chicago Daily News Official Newsboy Badge by S.D. Childs & Co.

Great 1900's - 1910's Chicago Daily News Official Newsboy Badge by S.D. Childs & Co.

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ARTIFACT: Great 1900's 1910's Chicago Daily News Official Newsboy badge with great S.D. Childs & Co. maker mark. The center of the five-point star badge shows the number "3039" and surrounding it reads: "CHICAGO DAILY NEWS OFFICIAL NEWSBOY" in black painted detail. The maker's mark on the reverse reads: "S.D. CHILDS & CO ENGRAVERS CHICAGO".

VINTAGE: Circa 1900's - 1910's.

SIZE: Approximately 2-5/8" x 2-5/8".

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nickeled nickel, black paint.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical safety style pin with "C" type catch.


ITEM NOTES: This is from a newspaper-related collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. CON-KDB-25-16 LCDEX11/16 SRET01/19

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge shows moderate to heavy wear, some of the black painted details remain intact, overall very fine condition.

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