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Often tarred with the same brush as much-criticized pyramid selling organizations; distrubutors for a firm called Amway of Canada do not reap pyramid-style cash bounties by bringing in other people in invest. Here Barry and Laura Powell  (at right); distributors in Clarkson; deliver merchandise to William and Anne Coupland. Federal law designed to curb pyramid selling may instead apply to the frequently misunderstood Amway program. Open in full size

Often tarred with the same brush as much-criticized pyramid selling organizations; distrubutors for a firm called Amway of Canada do not reap pyramid-style cash bounties by bringing in other people in invest. Here Barry and Laura Powell (at right); distributors in Clarkson; deliver merchandise to William and Anne Coupland. Federal law designed to curb pyramid selling may instead apply to the frequently misunderstood Amway program.

Picture, 1971, English

Often tarred with the same brush as much-criticized pyramid selling organizations; distrubutors for a firm called Amway of Canada do not reap pyramid-style cash bounties by bringing in other people in invest. Here Barry and Laura Powell (at right); distributors in Clarkson; deliver merchandise to William and Anne Coupland. Federal law designed to curb pyramid selling may instead apply to the frequently misunderstood Amway program.

Picture, 1971, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Pyramid Selling

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0012487f