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    Early Scissors Card Trimmer. This well-constructed device was used to trim cards...a practice connected with cheating. It consists of a brass plate with a moveable section that enables the user to adjust the width of the card. A large pair of scissors is mounted along the right-side cutting edge. The whole device is mounted on a 6.5" square piece of mahogany impressed with the name of the maker: "G. W. W. 98 Elm St. N.Y." It is quite hefty and substantial. "Take a little off the top!"

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    17th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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