Title: Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., The

Description: Advertising card for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. showing an owl wearing women's bedclothes beating another owl with a broom. One of a set of four cards telling a story (original set had six cards). Caption says: "4. Take a back seat, will I? I'll let you know whom I'm glaring at." Front of card says: "The Great Atlantic & Pacific Co's Teas & Coffees are the best." Back of card lists branch houses and their addresses in cities around the U.S. Kansas City address given on back of card:
927 Main St.,
.."" Kansas City, Mo.

Subject(s): Advertising cards; Grocery stores; Tea industry; Owls; Animals in human situations;

Local Subject(s): Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company (A&P Store)

Date: 1883

Item Type: Advertising Card

Dimensions: 7 x 12 cm.

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

See Also: SC3, Box 7 Oversize

Location: SC3, Box 1, A&P

Barcode: Front: 10019131; Back: 10019134

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

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