Frederick Wagner Detective Agency Course Ad, 1914
Above and below are photos of advertising mailing material sent out by
Frederick Wagner Detective Agency for a course on becoming a private detective
dated Feb. 7, 1914. It states in part how one can enter the profession
and earn $150.00 to $300.00 a month. It also states and I quote, "
The full complete Detective Course is only $15.00 but they expect the
price to rise to $25 soon so do not delay and enroll." The promo
material teaches fifty different methods including, shadowing, disguises,
circus detective, bogus employees, pool sharks and fire bugs.
Here To Read The Contents Of The Cover Letter
Readable Contents Of The Brochure Below
Ralph D. Thomas PI Vintage Collection
THOMAS INVESTIGATIE PUBLICATIONS, INC.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INVESTIGATIVE SPECIALISTS, INC.
SPY EXCHANGE AND SECURITY CENTER
P O Box 82148, Austin, Texas 78708
Showroom: 9513 Burnet Road, Austin, Texas 78758
Phone 512.719.3595 Fax 512.719.3594
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2006, Thomas Investigative Publications, Inc. All rights reserved.
Thomas Investigative Publications, Trademark, 1981.
National Association Of Investigative Specialists, Inc, Trademark, 1986.
Spy Exchange, Trademark, 1999