Advertisements on Chihuahua notes - Shops and suppliers (1) (A-I)

American Broom

American Brooms

'This is Mexican Money/ If you want to save / genuine AMERICAN money / buy BROOMS and MOPS from / AMERICAN BROOM MFG. CO. / New Orleans. La.', known on $1 dos caritas

Antonio Arias

Antonio Arias

Antonio Arias reverse 

'ANTONIO ARIAS / COMERCIANTE / 4 ABR 1921 / PENJAMO, GTO', known on $10, $20 dos caritas

Sol Berg

Sol Berg 

 Sol Berg reverse

'Let 'Em Howl/Happy New Year SOL BERG', known on $1 dos caritas

Sol Berg 1   Sol Berg 2   Sol Berg 3

 

Sol I. Berg’s store was at 206-210, E San Antonio Street, El Paso. 'Let ‘Em Howl' was his catchphrase.

La Calidad

 La Calidad

'1916 / FELIZ AÑO / La Calidad / 105-107 BROADWAY ST. / Almacen de Calzado / Visitenos Usted.', known on $1 dos caritas

Chihuahua Curio Store

Advert Chihuahua Curio Store

'Chihuahua Curio Store/820 Broadway/San Diego California', known on $1 dos caritas

La Ciudad de Mexico

 La Ciudad de Mexico

'RECUERDO DE INAUGURACION/DE LA GRAN ZAPATERÍA/La Ciudad de México/ESQUINA CALLES OVERLAND Y EL PASO', known on $1 dos caritas

Coin-A-Rama

advert coinarama

PAY TO THE ORDER OF / NEVADA STATE BANK / Fourth and Carson Branch / FOR DEPOSIT ONLY / COIN-A-RAMA/ 2122 E. CHARLESTON / 2-550-332 known od $5 and $10 dos caritas

The Nevada State Bank first opened for business on 9 December 1959 with offices at 4th and Carson, Las Vegas, so this is a late use of these notes as advertisements.

D. W. Distillery Co.

advert D W Distillery

'SOUVENIR MONEY/No money in the world/could buy the happiness/we wish for you/during this new year/of 1936/D. W. DISTILLERY CO./Juarez, Mexico/Distillers of/WATERFILL and FRAZIER/Famous Whiskey', known on $50 Banco del Estado

The D. W. Distillery was established in 1927 by Waterfill and Frazier Distillery. The original Waterfill and Frazier Distillery was founded in the early 1800s. In the early 1900s it was owned by Kentucky businesswoman Mary Dowling. When prohibition was introduced in the United States, she relocated the distillery to Ciudad Juárez. It was brought back to the U.S. when prohibition ended, but production of whiskey at the Mexico distillery continued throughout the 1900s.

Destiladora del Norte

 advert destiladora

'DRINK/PANAMERICAN/WHISKEY/Best of all./CIA. DESTILADORA DEL NORTE S.A. C. JUAREZ, CHIH. MEXICO', known on $5 Banco del Estado

El Paso Chamber of Commerce

At the end of December 1915 it was reported that the El Paso Chamber of Commerce had purchased large quantities of Villa currency for advertising purposesTucson Daily Citizen, 4 December 1915.

Hilton Drug Co.

 'AIR CONDITIONED / HILTON DRUG CO / EL PASO, TEXAS / OPEN ALL NIGHTS', rubber-stamped, known on $10 Banco del Estado

Hilton 

'HILTON DRUG CO. / EL PASO, TEXAS / OPEN ALL NIGHT/ OPEN ALL NIGHT/ AIR CONDITIONED', rubber-stamped, known on $10 Banco del Estado

The Hilton Hotel (now the Plaza Hotel), at 106 Mills Avenue, was constructed by Conrad Hilton in 1929, on the site of the Sheldon Hotel, which burned down in that year.

La Internacional

La Internacional is known at two addresses on Juarez Avenue, Ciudad Juárez. The first is at 328 and 330.

Advert La Internacional 3

'LA INTERNACIONAL / CASA DE CAMBIO / FEB-15 1914 - / Curiosidades / Av. Juarez 328 Tel 646' in box, known on $10 Banco del Estado

 La Internacional 5

'LA INTERNACIONAL/CASA DE CAMBIO Y CURIOSIDADES/Y EXPENDIO DE BILLETES DE LA LOTERIA NACIONAL/ESTHER R. de MONREAL/AVE. JUAREZ 328- TEL. 646, C. JUAREZ, CHIH.', known on $20 dos caritas

La Internacional 1 

'LA INTERNACIONAL/Wine & Liquors at Wholesale Prices/IMPORTED & DOMESTIC/330 JUAREZ AVE. PHONE 206 C. JUAREZ, CHIH/Souvenir Mexican Money/C, JUAREZ, CHIH., MEX.' and a rubber-stamped 'BILLY MAHONEY/20 VISTA LANE/BURLINGAME, CALIF', known on $5 dos caritas

The second address is 425 Juarez Avenue.

advert La Internacional 2

'LA INTERNACIONAL/WINES AND LIQUORS/WHOLESALE & RETAIL/425 413 JUAREZ AVENUE/TEL 206 C. JUAREZ, CHIH., MEX.' known on $5 Banco del Estado

 La Internacional 2

'“LA INTERNACIONAL”/Vinos y Licores – Wines and Liquors/ Tome Usted Habanero “RIPOLL”/Telefono 206/Ave. Juarez 425 Miguel Castro, Prop. C. Juárez/ Imp. Comercial, Av. 16 de Sept. 204 Tel. 224', known on $5 and $10 Banco del Estado

 La Internacional 6

''When in Juárez ask for the famous/”RIPOLL”/THE BEST HABANERO/ 425 Juarez Ave C. Juarez, Chih., Mex/ 13 de Sept. 204 CIUDAD JUAREZ', known on $10 Banco del Estado

International Trading Co

International Trading 

'WELCOME/MEXICO CITY. DECEMBER 1ST, 1920/INTERNATIONAL TRADING CO./APARTADO POSTAL NO. 4844 AVE. LA REFORMA NO 38/EXPORT MEXICO D. F. IMPORT', known on $10 Ejército Constitucionalista