On bottom of skate: PLANERT'S SPECIAL / INTERMEDIATE / MADE IN CANADA / CUSTOM MADE / Planert / IN CANADA / 8 1/2N
Inside boot: 85 46651
Box bottom: SUPERIOR BOX CO. LTD / KITCHENER ONTARIO CANADA / CERTIFICATE / OF BOX MAKER / THIS BOX CONFORMS TO ALL CONSTRUCTIONS RE- / QUIREMENTS OF CANADIAN FREIGHT CLASSIFICATION. / RESISTANCE (BURSTING TEST) 125 POUNDS PER SQUARE INCH / DIMENSION LIMIT 40 INCHES / GROSS WT. LIMIT 20 POUNDS / EXTRA STRENGTH CARTON / 6-P
Box top: MADE IN CANADA
Box side: MADE IN CANADA / PLANERT SPECIAL / RACING SKATES / STYLE 510 NARROW / SIZE 8.5 INTERMEDIATE / BAUER CANADIAN SKATE INC. / BOX 546 NORTH TONAWANDA, NY
Other side of box: SPEED SKATES (in black marker - not original)
"These skates were purchaed and used in the mid 50s - but not competitively. Racers were very common in Cape Breton in the 1950s and 1960s and the Kangaroo boots were the most desirable."