Here are two Gurley candles from the 50’s. Here is a white 3 inch Christmas Gurley candle of an angel. The angel has a label on it reading 19 cents. It reads Gurley candle co., Buffalo, N.Y. U.S.A. The angel has yellow hair and blue dot eyes and a red mouth. She has a bit of glitter on the wing and dress. Her hands are in the praying position. This Gurley fawn has a tag that reads Christmas Fawn, Gurley Novelty Company, Buffalo, N.Y. U.S.A. The fawn measures 3 inches tall. The fawn has some paint wear but still represents a deer rather well. The candle has a base that is somewhat wavy. This is an unlit candle. Gurley candle company sold novelties of many shaped candles. The most common is the Santa candle. Each of them have graced Christmas since the early 50’s.
Gurley Christmas fawn & Angel 1950