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Box/ Food

Object Number: 
2002.1.870
Date: 
1906-1920
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 1 in.
Description: 
This white sample box has a print in green and red on the front of a fat man at a cauldron refusing to serve a boy. The box reads "H-O for Breakfast/ 'I want some more' Oliver Twist/ The H-O (Hornby Oatmeal) Company/ Buffalo N.Y.". The back has directions for preparation.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group