1917 Ad Stephen F Whitman's Military Service Chocolate Candy Food WW1 Army YRR1


This is an original 1917 black and white print ad for Whitman's Service Chocolates that were made and sold by Stephen F. Whitman & Son, Inc. of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PA) that were bought to send to American "doughboys" and soldiers serving overseas in Europe during World War I.


This 96+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Small tear - left margin.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 4 inches; 15 x 10 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of vintage ads, prints, and articles from The American Review of Reviews during the World War I (WW1) era. To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

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