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CWS Pelaw Polishes Compendium

CWS Pelaw Polishes Compendium
CWS Pelaw Polishes Atlas of the World
Title page and advert
Inside pages


An interesting booklet published by the CWS to advertise their Pelaw range of polishes. It is titled Atlas of the World and Compendium and is just that. There are 25 pages of maps of the world and then 7 pages of information.

The booklet features advertising for the Pelaw Polishes on the inside front cover and on the back cover and the range of polishes available include Liquid Grate Polish, Anti-septic Floor Polish and Liquid Metal Polish.

There is no publication date but from the information in the book I would think that it dates from between 1927 and 1937. This is estimated from the list of countries shown in the national aircraft insignia information.

It is 125 x 190mm in size and has thin card covers. There is some foxing to the covers and inside pages but this is not a major defect, overall it is in pretty good condition.

A really good item of advertising for both the Pelaw Polish factory near Newcastle-on-Tyne and the CWS.

Price £15.00
Postage & packing for UK £1.75.