1900 Ad Pettijohns Breakfast Cereal Food Mother Goose Book Bear Cub Reading YSN2


This is an original 1900 black and white print ad for Pettijohn's Breakfast Food "all the wheat but the overcoat" from The American Cereal Company, Monadnock Building, Chicago. The ad includes a free offer of a book Mother Goose in Prose by L. Frank Baum with illustrations by Maxfield Parrish.


This 114+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising