During the 1920's, John Dritz & Sons was a manufacturer and distributor of beaded handbags based in New York City. Over the years, John Dritz and his sons developed many innovative sewing notions and gadgets, such as seam rippers, zippers and electric scissors. This box of Dritz Tailor's Chalk is the "Perfect Chalk For Tailoring And Dressmaking". There are four pieces of chalk included: 2 white, 1 blue, and 1 red. One white piece has been slightly used. The box is in good condition with minor wear and one tear on one corner. One inside flap is missing on one end. The box has a copyright of 1949.