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Box/ Candy

Object Number: 
2002.1.1006
Date: 
1906-1930
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 3/4 x 1 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This small rectangular box is white with gold trim and red and blue print that reads "Listerated Pepsin Gum/ Germ Proof/ The Common Sense Gum Co. Newport in Rhode Island". On the sides, "Charms The Chewer" and "Prevention Is Better Than Cure". The back describes the health benefits of the product. See 2002.1.1005.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group