Common Wayside Flowers
The front and back covers feature a color wraparound drawing of a country setting with a country rose in the foreground. Its on white stock with light blue frame. The front cover text reads Common Wayside Flowers, while the back cover text is Compliments Of Dwinell-Wright Co. White House coffee & Tea Boston-Chicago. The inside front cover features text about the coffee plant and White House Coffee, accompanied by a color drawing of a coffee plant and a black and white drawing of a White House Coffee container. The inside back cover is similar in format, but focuses on tea, a tea plant and White House Tea. The first inside page makes reference to the "excellent reproductions of a few of the many hundreds of common wayside flowers." Each subsequent page includes color drawings of three plants complete with short annotations.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: White House Coffee
Publisher: Dwinell-Wright Co. (Boston, Mass. ; Chicago, Ill.)
11.4 x 7.6 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Common Wayside Flowers. 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=5845