The AMC Perfect Cereals
The front of the trade card features a color drawing of a woman wearing a large pink hat adorned with ostrich features, plus a long ruffled dress, as she talks on a wall telephone. The white title text - The AMC Perfect Cereals - is in a red triangle in the upper left corner of the trade card. Her conversation is printed next to her, opening with Hello Central!! She is asking to be sent a package of AMC rolled oats, among other ingredients. The back of the trade card is devoted exclusively to text, headlined Try A.M.C. Perfect Flour, then it lists individual products: Rolled Oats; Oat Meal; Oat Farina; Farina; Graham Farina; Grain of Gold; Cracked, Rolled and Pearled Wheat; Pearled Hominy and Hominy Grits; and Pearlted and Rolled Barley. At the bottom is a notation identifying the retailer: O.D. Prescott, General Merchandise, Greenville, N.H.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Printer: M.M. & O. Lith. (NY)
Brand Name: AMC Perfect Cereals
Publisher: Akron Milling Co. (Akron, Ohio ; New York, N.Y.)
14.9 x 8.6 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: The AMC Perfect Cereals. 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=8315