Unused wall card for General Taxi, phone number ‘WAverley 3434’.
Nice image of a uniformed driver holding door open for lady, back seat of a Cadillac sedan in front of mansion.
Card with hole for mounting. Space below for entering phone numbers.
Undated, appears to be late 1930s/early 40s. The Casino theater (see below) opened in 1936.
Full of interesting historical bits.
List of phone numbers at bottom of important locations of the time, most long gone:
Stain at bottom and some along edges. Yellowing on back.
24 x 16 cm.
During the swing era of the 1930s and '40s, Toronto had a number of well attended dance halls - the Palais Royale, Columbus Hall, Club Esquire, Top Hat, Embassy, Mutual Arena, the Silver Slipper, and the most popular, Palace Pier...