Occupation Series: The Gardener
The front of the trade card features a drawn color illustration of a garden filled with pink, blue, yellow and red flows. In front of the flower bed, there are pots and a green water can. The back of the trade card consists of the phrase "The cup that cheers, but does not inebriate a cup of Lion Coffee" along with a black and white sketch of a young girl and boy doing yard work.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Lion Coffee
Publisher: Woolson Spice Co., Manufacturers (Toledo, Ohio)
15.2 x 6.4 cm
Key term: Coffees
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Occupation Series: The Gardener. 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=7137