1900 Ad Cream Wheat Father Boy Sand Cereal Food Gluten - ORIGINAL LHJ4


This is an original 1900 black and white print ad for Cream of Wheat from the Cream of Wheat Company of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The ad features an image of a little boy writing with a stick in the sand. The ad writes, "However sturdy and promising a child may be, it may arrive at maturity poorly developed and lacking vigor, unless properly fed."


This 111+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.75 x 7.25 inches; 12 x 18 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)

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