Occupation Series: The Blacksmith
The front of the trade card features a drawn color illustration of a young boy who is a blacksmith. He is dressed in a white and blue striped shirt along with a brown apron. In his left hand there is a hammer and in his right hand a piece of steel. The back of the trade card consists of the phrase "Take no substitute; Insist on having Lion Coffee."
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Lion Coffee
Publisher: Woolson Spice Co., Manufacturers (Toledo, Ohio)
10.2 x 6.4 cm
Key term: Coffees
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Occupation Series: The Blacksmith. 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=7135