1920 calendar card mountain view, ad for Rogers Cement Toronto Canada

Nice full colour calendar card for the month of June 1920. Image of river running through lush countryside, in background snow capped mountains.

WE ARE AT TIMES WHAT WE SHOULD BE ALL THE TIME
 
Alfred Rogers Limited CEMENT Toronto. Seller of Portland Cement.
 

Printer info 'M2086 © 1919, B&B, St. Paul Minn and Soo, Ont.'

Hole at top for mounting.

Some staining , smudges on back.

25,50 x 12 cm.

​​Brown & Bigelow is a publishing company based in Saint Paul, Minnesota, that sells branded apparel and promotional merchandise. The company was founded in 1896 by Herbert Huse Bigelow and Hiram Brown.

WIKIPEDIA

In the early 1900s few people believed that the Canadian cement industry had much of a future. It was populated by many small and under-financed companies offering products of varying quality. Alfred S. Rogers and John G. Lind were among the entrepreneurial few who were determined to create a successful Canadian cement company with a top-quality product. Together they founded what has since become St. Marys Cement Corporation.

Portland cement, which is normally derived from limestone, launched St. Marys Cement and has been the mainstay of growth for 75 years. During that time it has also become, literally, the foundation for much of North America's urbanization.

http://www.canadabuildingmaterials.com/en-ca/Pages/Company/History.aspx

 

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