Paper Money of Sonora

.. by Simon Prendergast

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Remainders were also used as an advertising medium. Carranza’s Secretario de Hacienda had outlawed the practice of applying countermarks to notes and also threatened those who ‘used paper money as a means of announcement, printing on the notes commercial or other types of notices’Circular núm. 68 of Secretaría de Estado y del Despacho de Hacienda y Crédito Público, 22 April 1916 as early as April 1916. The advertisements printed on Sonoran remainders appear to be of a later date and include

Los Martinez

Los MartinezLOS MARTINEZ Nogales Sonora/Selective Mexican Arts

Known on Banco de Sonora $5 and $10.

 

 

 

La Azteca

LA AZTECA/Silver Shop/Nogales Mexico/ The only store in Nogales specialising in sterling silver

Known on Banco de Sonora $5 and $10

 

 

 

Mitchell Finance Corp

Mitchell FinanceFOR REAL CASH!…AUTO…FURNITURE LOANS/MITCHELL FINANCE CORP., 601 W. Washington St.

Known on Estado de Sonora $1

[         ]  Furniture, Los Angeles

Known on Estado de Sonora note. In 1939 a certain furniture company in Pasadena, Los Angeles county was using these notes for advertisingABNC, letter J. R. Ruoff, Pasadena to ABNC, 21 March 1939.

Cantina La Despedida

Cantina ‘La Despedida’/ROBERTO A. FLORES. Prop/Avenida Juarez y Mejia Num 300 telefono 362/Vinos, Licores y Ceverzas/de Todas Marcas/desea a Ud. una Alegre Navidad/ y Felix Año Nuevo/Ciudad Juarez Chih 1941

Known on Estado de Sonora $20