Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Van Houten's Cocoa. Best And Goes Farthest

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The front panel shows a smiling man with a mustache and monacle in a tan pin-striped suit drinking from a cup of Van Houten's Cocoa. When the bottom of the card is folded upwards, the man is unhappy and drinking imitation cocoa. The back panel has a promo for Van Houten's Cocoa. C.J. Van Houten and Zoon, Inc. also operated in Weesp, Netherlands.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Van Houten's Cocoa

Publisher: C.J. Van Houten and Zoon, Inc. (New York, N.Y.)

1890 (ca.)

15.6 x 7.3 cm

Moveable Advertising Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.

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Citation: Van Houten's Cocoa. Best And Goes Farthest. 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=5401

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