Belding Brothers Anniversary
BELDING BROS ANNIVERSARY ' ' " a 1 it , Gifts to Surviving Members to Mark Fifty Years of Business. To commemorate the fiftieth anniver eary of .the founding of the firm of Beld-lug Bros. & Co., silk manufacturers, the Directors r and employes of the firm recently presented MIlo .SI. fielding' and Alvah N. llelding. the 1 two survivlns brothers, handsomely illuminated portfolios . containing the : signatures of , the olflcers. Directors, managers v and,' employes, numbering over 3,000. Oa the outside of each of "the portfolios is a gold plate bearing the recipient's name ana the, dates 1W13-1U1.T. .-. At - the- same tlme the New York store presented each of the brothers wlth a gold-headed cano suitably inscribed. 4 ' Ji. M. Beiciing. Jr.. the rresidont. was presented with a large sliver loving cup, bearing the names of the officers, manager and Directors of. th company, tha Homing .Brothers-., crem -ana tne oatea lnea-ialS.- - Two of the employes, who have been with 'the firm for almost fitly years, received gold souvenirs of Vne occasion.