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Border No 169
William H. Page Wood Type Co
4 line
This was first shown in Page’s 1882 Specimens of Wood Type and Borders.

Name used, and first showing, by other manufacturer:
Hamilton, No 317 (1899)
Morgans & Wilcox, No 135 (1890)
Tubbs, No 1358 (1903)
VW&Co, No 570 (1889)
Border No 329
William H. Page Wood Type Co
5 line
This was first shown in Page’s 1890 Specimens of Wood Type and Borders.

Name used, and first showing, by other manufacturer:
Hamilton, No 333 (1899)
Border No 296
William H. Page Wood Type Co
2 line
This was first shown in January, 1887 Specimens of Page’s Wood Type.

Name used, and first showing, by other manufacturer:
Hamilton, No 129 (May, 1887)
Tubbs, No 1224 (1908)
Border No 78
Hamilton Mfg Co
5 line
This was first shown in Hamilton &
Katz 1884 Specimens of Holly Wood
Type.
This border was renamed No
138
in Hamilton & Baker’s 1888 Speci-
mens of Wood Type & Borders.