Handbill


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Handbill

A pamphlet one hands out to another, especially a stranger. Handbills are used in direct marketing, especially involving street canvassers. Handbills are known for their low response rates.
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John with the rare Beatles handbill So, dig out any items or schoolbooks with signatures in them and pop them in to our Auction Rooms in Liverpool or our Heswall Office (0151 342 2321) or North Wales on 01766 771 777, well in time for the Liverpool Beatles Auction, in August.
The handbill's contents, he said, were "amusing and interesting", the language "filthy, abusive and slanderous".
* 7 February 1951, Town Hall, Chelsea, London Mozart Players, Harry Blech, Dennis Brain, Handbill
The handbill, which was distributed between last August and October, included an inappropriate emphasis on the highest rate when deposit rates were extremely low, exerting serious influences on depositors and the market, the antimonopoly watchdog said.
Returning to his handbill, it is clear that among other physical attributes, the size of his skull apparently provides compelling evidence for his genetic connection to non-human species, specifically the orangutan.
RQ1: Are there demographic differences between handbill acceptors and nonacceptors?
Following the reasoning in Lechmere, the Board held that the union was obliged to show that it had no reasonable way of communicating its message to Sears' customers other than the handbill campaign on the retailer's premises.
The stated purpose of the study was `to use the information gathered from handbill printing to shed new light on different aspects of the printing history of Quebec City' (p.
In a modern ordinance closely resembling the anti-handbill law that the court upheld in 1942, Cincinnati's City Council had forbidden anyone to "hand out or distribute or sell any commercial handbill in any public place." Local officials said they were worried about the blight and safety hazards caused by the proliferating newsracks on city sidewalks, and decided to enforce the handbill ordinance through a new regulation that specifically banned commercial leaflets, flyers, circulars and publications from newsracks in Cincinnati.
Unpublished photographs of The Beatles at the famous Cavern Club, a ticket for the staff dance at Lewis's in Liverpool and a handbill for Heswall Jazz Club are also for sale.
21 -- President Mahinda Rajapaksa directed the Inspector General of Police Dr.Mahinda Balasuriya to discontinue the island wide arrests carried out on handbill distributors.