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.
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Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Confection, War Effort, Care Package
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Type: Original Print Ad