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Catalog Number 12.10.5a
Object Name KIT, SHOESHINE
Description Shoeshine kit box of Walk-Over Cleaning and Polishing Combination. Pink/orange-colored box showing a gentleman stepping in front of a large shoe. Box is labeled "Brown." Box printed with the following information:
Box Face 1:
Walk-Over Cleaning and Polishing Combination. Brown. For Cleaning and Polishing Russia Shoes. Geo. E. Keith Co. Campello, Mass. Manufactured By Whittemore Bros. Corp. Boston, Mass., U.S.A.
Box Face 2:
Walk-Over Shoe Polish Walk-Over Shoe Dressings are manufactured under requirements that produce the best shoe polish obtainable. If you want the best Insist on having Walk-Over Polish just as you insist on having the Walk-Over Shoe. Manufactured expressly for us by Whittemore Bros. Corp. Boston, Mass., U.S.A.
Box Face 3:
Walk-Over Shoes TheStandard of Shoe Quality. At prices to fit all purses. The Sign of Satisfaction.
Box Face 4:
Directions To Clean 1. The shoes must be dry. 2. Brush thoroughly to remove all dust, etc. 3. Apply a light, even coat of the liquid with a piece of cloth, rubbing thoroughly to clean the surface. 4. To any stains not then removed, make a second application and rub hard.
To Polish To avoid darkening the leather do not polish until dry. Apply, evenly, a thin coat of paste. When nearly dry rub to a brilliant polish with a brush or cloth. The proper use of this dressing will result in absolute satisfaction.
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Accessory