After getting it all back together it set-up perfectly with a 5/8" bridge and is probably one of the sweetest sounding banjos that I have ever had the pleasure to play.
Unfortunately, I forgot to take any pictures of the banjo prior to completing my work, but I did manage to take a few shots with my phone before the owner picked it up.
13, 1915 and Bandolin advertisement from Music Trades June 1915. These exemplars are two years before the ezine claim that Epi changed the name of the firm in 1917..
For example, attached is Stathopoulo Bandolin article dated Mar.
Rogers Jr, basically the same company that makes rogers drums.