PRS Co. Help with maker ID please

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PRS Co. Help with maker ID please

Post by SDCOOK2019 » Tue Aug 13, 2019 4:59 pm

New here and to collecting, picked up this old guy Powell River Sales Co but the makers mark is partially worn. All I can read is the last ???ACE Co Made In USA, does anyone know this maker?

Thanks a bunch, Steve
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Re: PRS Co. Help with maker ID please

Post by tongueriver » Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:15 pm

I believe it would have said PAL BLADE CO when the stamping was fresher.

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Re: PRS Co. Help with maker ID please

Post by SDCOOK2019 » Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:21 pm

Thank you , yes I can see the wear on the D I thought was a C.

Thanks Steve

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Re: PRS Co. Help with maker ID please

Post by tongueriver » Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:34 pm

Tang stamp is believed to have been used 1940-1945.

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Re: PRS Co. Help with maker ID please

Post by kootenay joe » Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:32 pm

Nice one Calvin. I did not think of Pal until you mentioned it.
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Re: PRS Co. Help with maker ID please

Post by zoogirl » Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:57 am

I don’t know where you are, but there’s a Powell River just upcoast from me, in British Columbia. I believe the town’s been around for quite some time, certainly since the ‘40’s. Matter of fact, I’ve been there.
I’ll try Googling the company.
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