Location June 1949:
Full page ad "Handbag Buyer" June 1949, page 75
Full page ad "Handbags and Fashion Accessories," February 1950, page 97.
Resproid New Alligator and Calf Grain
NEW YORK DISTRIBUTORS
Resproid was still in use and illustrated in the January 1955 issue Handbags & Accessories, page 49 on an Octagonal box bag by Markay MarkayBagInc.
Resproid Plastic Handbag Material used this functional Ever-Right HenryRichardsEverRight bag as an example of the large, functional vinyl bags popular for daywear in 1955. October 1955 "Handbags & Accessories," page 19
Going over BIG
''Not only are handbags today BIG, but so is the demand for Resproid Plastic Handbag Material. BIG . . . and getting BIGGER, as more and more manufacturers go into peak holiday production. Behind the increased demand for Resproid are almost as many reasons as there are stunning Resproid effects and finishes. Handbag illustrated is of French Calf Grain Resproid. Other Resproid materials, perennially popular as they are beautiful, are Shukid Grain, Swedish Calf Grain, Bordeaux Calf Grain, and Box Calf Grain. Plan BIG ... plan BEAUTIFUL. Plan with Resproid, available in a host of eye-catching colors. Respro Inc. 530 Wellington Avenue, Cranston 10, R.I.''