A couple of images collected in the Ellwood House, courtesy of a very helpful director: Brian Reis.
1. Barbed wire is dangerous, or it doesn't work. And thus the liniments for man and beast.
2. The "Little Giant" wire stretcher can fetch even a mule, declares a Sambo character in the colorful and racist ad.
3. And a very early touting of the wire as armour: you don't get into this ball field without paying for a ticket!
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