Certificate Share in Gisholt Ice Chippers | Print | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Certificate Share in Gisholt Ice Chippers

Certificate Share in Gisholt Ice Chippers | Print | Wisconsin Historical Society
Certificate for Gisholt Ice Chippers, with a cartoon of group of fishermen, milling about turned over wine bottles and cheering as an oil rig gushes fish onto the ice. The certificate authorizes the following to the holder: "a genuine Piscatorial Wild Catter, is invited to drill for a Perch Gusher on January 28 at 9 A.M. on the Mendota Bad Lands. / All stockholders are requested to gather for accrued stock liquidation, and digest some at Dry Hole Burke's Swizzle Stick Salon on February 13 at 7:30 P.M." The certificate lists the usual officers with humorous titles.
DESCRIPTION
Certificate for Gisholt Ice Chippers, with a cartoon of group of fishermen, milling about turned over wine bottles and cheering as an oil rig gushes fish onto the ice. The certificate authorizes the following to the holder: "a genuine Piscatorial Wild Catter, is invited to drill for a Perch Gusher on January 28 at 9 A.M. on the Mendota Bad Lands. / All stockholders are requested to gather for accrued stock liquidation, and digest some at Dry Hole Burke's Swizzle Stick Salon on February 13 at 7:30 P.M." The certificate lists the usual officers with humorous titles.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:124596
Creation Date: 1956
Creator Name:Boyum, Sid
City:
County:
State:
Collection Name:Sid Boyum Collection
Genre:Print
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 6986 Box 5, Folder 3
Original Dimensions:8 x 6.25 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The Ice Chippers were an ice fishing club of Gisholt Machine Company.
SUBJECTS
Caricatures and cartoons
Fishes
Oil wells
Certificates
Men
Fishing
Drinking of alcoholic beverages
Ephemera
Lakes
Ice
Graphic arts
Parties
Special days

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