Advertisements on Footpaths (6) K. Mondenach. 1940. Source: SMA (SMC), U1-14-3257 (2267-2273).
Letter from K. Mondenach to Commissioner of Public Works - regretting that the application made by Messrs. Brika have been rejected by the Council and requesting that the application be reconsidered by a superior instance. Shanghai, June 11, 1940. Source: SMA (SMC), U1-14-3257 (2268).
Enclosed I beg to hand you applicaion with sketch. I was sorry to state that you have declined to grant the applicants Messrs. "Kriba", 1166 Broadway, Shanghai, the permittance of erecting the work in question. Nevertheless, I beg leave yet once to ask you for permission because carrying out this work is very essential and of a great importance for my business. I beg to point out that I am no refugee but a Swiss subject. In case of your being unexpectedly not able to permit the application pass it to a superior instance so that this application may be given a favourable reply.
Application for permit to erect a projection work inside the shop of Mr. K. Mondenach - with lantern effect on pavement. Shanghai, June 7, 1940. Source: SMA (SMC), U1-14-3257 (2270).
Please grant permission to erect a projection work inside the shop of Mr. K. Mondenach - 1163 Bubbling Well Road - with lantern effect on pavement as shown as fixed
Letter from Commissioner of Public Works to K. Mondenach - "Advertising on Municipal footpath - Bubbling Well Road - Cad. Lot 2390 Western". Shanghai, June 12, 1940. Source: SMA (SMC), U1-14-3257 (2273).
In reply to your letter dated the 7th inst. I regret that I am unable to grant permission for any portion of the Municipal road to be used for advertising purposes.