Featured is a rather colorful cardboard advertising sign from the Kent Factory of the National Biscuit Company, advertising Portland, Maine brand of Purity Kiss biscuits. Biscuits in the early 1900’s was another name for salted crackers, similar to Saltines in today’s modern marketplace. This sign features two kids on a swing, eating the Purity Kiss…Details
This is a rare Fruit Juice Tablets tin serving tray made by the Candy Bros. Manufacturing Company in St. Louis, MO and Columbus Ohio, 1902. The Candy Bros. Mfg. was a family confectioner company started in the 1870’s by brothers Robert, Thomas and Sydney Candy. They were known for their vitamin tablets, butter cups and cough drops. Their glass confectioner bottles with the company’s embossed name are also sought after by antique advertising collectors.