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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