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1917 Ad Royal Baking Powder WWI Wartime Reduction Eggs - ORIGINAL SEP4

1917 Ad Royal Baking Powder WWI Wartime Reduction Eggs - ORIGINAL SEP4

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This is an original 1917 WWI black and white print ad for Royal Baking Powder. When wartime reduction was a necessity, Royal Baking Powder stepped in to help the American public save on key ingredients, such as eggs, by encouraging consumers to use their product as more inexpensive alternative. This ad lists recipes for Cream Layer Cake and Eggless Muffins, as well as offers a special economy-friendly recipe book for those looking to save even more on expensive ingredients.


This 94+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Extremely slight bleed through from opposite side of ad. A few minor creases midway down ad.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.75 x 12.25 inches; 12 x 31 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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