Royal Cab
Wheaton, Illinois

Maker: Chicago Match Co. Libertyville  (Matchcover Collector: Taxi & Cabs)

A Norman-Rockwell-type scene designed to be a keepsake that will keep the cab name and phone number visible long after the matches are gone.

United Cab
Bloomington, Indiana

Maker: Merchants Industries Inc. Dayton OH / Linden NJ  (Matchcover Collector: Taxi & Cabs)

The cartoon of an old-fashioned taxi with its open driver's seat suggests that this matchbook is from the early 1920s.

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