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Here are two of Western Union's most popular Ticker Stands. These were called the "Desk Models" because they were the same height as the broker's desk. They were available in Walnut or Mahogany and had heavy iron bases.
|Model 4A||Model 5A|
The Art Deco style 4A had very straight lines, while the older 5A tapered inward.
Western Union also made two taller pedestals in the same styles. They were 10" higher and meant for use while standing at the ticker.
Model 4B Model 5B
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