Shown here is an early 1900’s era tin sign from the Quaker Oats Company, advertising their Quaker Flour, sold in cotton bags. Quaker Oats had a plant in Canada as shown on the bag. Known the world over, for every baking purposes, the sign incorporates a colonel quaker gentlemen in the advertisement.Details
This is a classic self-framed tin sign from the Grape Nuts cereal brand, featuring a young girl and her Saint Bernard dog holding her school bag in its mouth. The slogan says “To School Well Fed on Grape Nuts, There’s a Reason”. This particular sign is commonly seen in many early 1900’s General Store photographs. Apparently the sign was distributed widely as you can find them fairly easily even today.