Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

[Round Oak Stoves Trade Card - Newsboy]


The front of this trade card has a color drawing of a young newsboy calling out. In the upper right corner is a beige box with "The Genuine Round Oak For All Kinds Of Fuel Best In The World" in brown lettering. The back of the card has a promotion for "The Round Oak, Makes 'Em Hustle, 5 Sizes for Coal or Wood. . . . Beware of Imitations. The Genuine Bears the Name of P.D. Beckwith, Dowagiac, Mich." At the bottom, after "Sold by" is stamped "Wm. B. Deck, Henry, Ill."

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Round Oak Stoves

Publisher: P.D. Beckwith (Dowagiac, Mich.)

1886 (ca.)

12.7 x 8.5 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: [Round Oak Stoves Trade Card - Newsboy]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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