Shirlie's commercial clients ranged from mom & pop shops to the giants of San Jose retail. She covered events, weddings, charitable groups, trade associations, politicians and celebrities. Shirlie also had clients like Paul Masson, IBM, FMC and more. Here are some of the publicity photos she shot for downtown San Jose stores.
|Hale's on Santa Clara Street downtown was one of the anchor stores. This looks like a recruiting photo taken on the stage at San Jose Civic Auditorium.|
|Candy Bar of the Week ... I wonder if she got paid in candy? Great looking counter!|
|Another Candy Counter! I see a trend here ...|
|The sign in back says: Semi-Annual Sale - All Macy's Own Wines|
|Stern's Luggage was on First Street before it moved to Valley Fair in the 1960s|
|Inside Stern's filled with leather products|
|Fancy Pastries, Pies and Cakes|