Our New Cards "Fish Series"
One of the Our New Cards "Fish Series" was packed in each package of Arm and Hammer Soda and Saleratus. The company would send a complete set of 30 for six two-cent stamps. The following are in the Sliker Collection: No. 1 Black Bass; No. 3 Horned Pout; No. 4 Golden Shiner; No. 5 Northern Pike; No. 6 Pickerel; No. 7 Muskallonge; No. 8 Salmon; No. 9 Rose Fish; No. 11 Cod Fish; No. 12 Common Sucker; No. 15 White Fish; No. 16 Smelt; No. 17 Tarpon; No. 19 Pompano; No. 21 Striped Bass; No. 22 Yellow Perch; No. 23 White Perch; No. 24 Sheeps Head; No. 25 Weak-Fish of Squeteague; No. 27 Mackerel; and No. 29 Common Herring.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Arm and Hammer Baking Soda
Publisher: Arm and Hammer Brand Soda and Saleratus (New York, N.Y.)
7.6 x 4.8 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Our New Cards "Fish Series". 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=547