Prof. Horsford's Phosphatic Baking Powder
The front panel is black with the head and shoulders of a pink-cheeked maid wearing a ruffled red and white striped dress and a beaded necklace that reads, "Horsford's Baking Powder." The back panel has a promo for baking powder, including two endorsements. The bottom has a stamp from the dealer that reads, "For sale by Merritt, the grocer, Jackson, Mich."
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Horsford's Acid Phosphate
Publisher: Rumford Chemical Works (Providence, R.I.)
12.1 x 7.6 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Prof. Horsford's Phosphatic Baking Powder. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=4528