Tuesday, April 3, 2012
1912 Minot Daily Optic Ad #2
1912 Minot Daily Optic – Paul McCoy & Co. – This store was located in the Leland Block on Main Street in Minot. In a newspaper ad in 1912 in the Minot Daily Optic they were featuring the following: Men’s black or tan socks 11 cents a pair, Silk stockings so men – 38 cents a pair, men’s union suits for 94 cents. Paul McCoy & co. also had on sale an Eastman Kodak postcard camera for only $20.00, Sherwin Williams and Masury’s house paints for $150 a gallon and box candies that originally sold for 35 cents to $1.00 on sale for 17 to 50 cents. The Leland Hotel is pictured below in the early 1900's.