ML Matchbooks

Scot Kamins kamins at dogeared.com
Sat Feb 4 17:00:42 EST 2006


On Feb 4, 2006, at 1:46 PM, Benj wrote

>>   We know there are at least 2 now.  Satterfield, in the "Booming"  
>> chapter (section?) mentions an invoice from Diamond Matches to the  
>> Modern Library from 1927 (?).  Anyone remember that, or have a  
>> copy of the book handy?  I'm also still waiting to hear any  
>> theories on mine being 300+ titles, 95 cents, and "New Bindings".   
>> The giants got new bindings in 1945, the year ML broke 300, but  
>> there is no mention of giants on the matchbook.

>>
The $1.45 price is an indirect reference to the giants, I think



>> Man, this is fun.

I'll say! :-D


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