Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Church And Co.'s Soda


Die cut Trade Cards to look like a loaf of bread. Arm and Hammer logo is on both the front and back. Inside, A monkey wishes to feed the fish so he pours a box of Arm and Hammer brand baking soda into the fish bowl. The suds expand and the monkey dashes through the door. "Mistress says, in accents bland, "Yes, 'tis the Arm and Hammer Brand." The company issued many similar die-cut loaves of bread with different messages inside.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Arm and Hammer Baking Soda

Publisher: Church and Dwight Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1870 (ca.)

14.3 x 8.9 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Church And Co.'s Soda. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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