Title: C. I. Hood & Co.

Description: Advertising card for C. I. Hood & Co. showing a girl having a tea party with two puppies or dogs. Card is shaped like a plate and has a number of cracks around the edge. Front of card says: "Hoods Tooth Powder, Whitens the teeth, sweetens the breath. 25 Cts. a bottle." Back of card says: "C. I. Hood & Co., Apothecaries, Lowell, Mass., U. S. A." and has extensive advertising copy about Hood's Tooth Powder and Hood's Sarsaparilla. It has a hook that says: "Manufactured only by [Dona]ldson Brothers, [Fiv]e Points, [New Y]ork." No Kansas City address is given.

Product: Hood's Tooth Powder; Hood's Sarsaparilla;

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Children & animals; Dogs; Girls; Tea parties; Children's tea parties; Toothpaste; Drugstores;

Printer: Donaldson Brothers;

Date: ca. 1880-1900

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 23 x 23 cm.

Collection: Advertising Cards (SC3)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37216

Location: SC3, Box 7, Oversize

Barcode: Front: 10018459; Back: 10018460

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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