National Geographic : 1920 Jun
BUYER, CUTTER. SALESMAN AND FRE QUENTLY HISOWN EXPRESSMAN AS WEI OLD BROCKTON RESIDENTS TELL OF OFT SEEING HIM COMING FROM BOSTON CARRYING A ROLL OF LEATHER r unER MISARM FOR MEN AND WOMEN o90 "OoI $9.o0 BEGAN MANUFACTURING WL. "THEs .. $Too $g8ob W.L .DOUGLAS FR EQUENTLYWORKED EIGHTEEN TOTWENTY HOURS A DAY RETURNING TO HIS FACTORY MANY A NIGHT TO LAY OUTTHE NEXT DAY'S WORK, AFTER PENDING THE DAY IN BOSTON BUYING LEATHER AND SELLINGSHOES JULY 6 SLAS BOYS IHOLDSIYJ7 SHFAPgE $4.50 * $9.22 & $10.2 SHOES 5.50 W.L.Douglas shoes are sold in 107 of our own stores direct from factory to the wearer. All middlemen's profits are eliminated. W.L.Douglas $9.00 and $10.00 shoes are absolutely the best shoe values for the money in this country. W. L. Douglas name and the retail price stamped on the bottom guarantees the best shoes in style, comfort and service that can be produced for the price. Stamping the price on every pair of shoes as a protection against high prices and unreasonable profits is only one example of the constant endeavor of W. L. Douglas to protect his customers. W. L. Douglas name on shoes is his pledge that they are the best in materials, workmanship and style possible to produce at the price. Into every pair go the results of sixty-seven years experience in making shoes, dating back to the time when W. L. Douglas was a lad of seven, pegging shoes. The quality of W.L.Douglas product isguar anteed by more than40 years experience in making fine shoes. The smart styles are the leaders in the fashion centers of America. They are made in a well-equipped factory at Brock ton, Mass., by the highest paid, skilled shoe makers, under the direction and supervision of experienced men, all working with an honest determination to make the best shoes for the price that money can buy. The retail prices are the same everywhere. They cost no more in San Francisco than they do in New York. W. L. Douglas shoes are for sale by over 9000 shoe dealers besides our own stores. If your local dealer cannot supply you, take no other make. Order direct from the factory. Send for booklet telling how to order shoes by mail, postage free. CAUTION.-Insist upon having W. L Doug- President las shoes. The name and price is plainly /f W.L.Douglas Shoe Co., stamped on the sole. If it has been changed 130 spark Street, or mutilated, BEWARE OF FRAUD. Brockton, Mass. "Mention The Geographic-It identifies you"