Origin of Bristol board
Examples from the Web for bristol board
A finished book-cover design can be made on water-color paper, bristol-board, or a piece of book-cover linen.The Building of a Book|Various
The material is not effective, but the invitations may be worked in crewels on perforated Bristol-board.Bright Ideas for Entertaining|Mrs. Herbert B. Linscott
What though the bauble was but bristol-board, its jeweled chasing but tinsel and paste?The Valiants of Virginia|Hallie Erminie Rives
As to paper, Bristol-board has the best smooth surface for lettering.Letters and Lettering|Frank Chouteau Brown
Out of a piece of Bristol-board (an old playing-card will do) cut a figure in the shape of the annexed diagram.