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Card 25, Leaving the Sign, from the Boy Scouts series (E41), issued by the Scout Gum Company or to promote Harlequin Taffy Candy

Publisher:
Issued by Scout Gum Company, Rochester, New York or
Publisher:
Issued by the Harlequin Taffy Candy Company
Date:
ca. 1914
Medium:
Commercial color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/4 × 2 in. (8.2 × 5.1 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
Burdick 314, E41.17
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Boy Scouts" series (E41), issued ca. 1914 by two separate companies. One set was issued by the Scout Gum Company and the second set promotes Harlequin Taffy Candy. The sets display the same images on card rectos, with differing verso text.
Inscription: Printed text on along lower edge of card: 25 LEAVING THE SIGN
[Text on card verso not visible as affixed to original album page]
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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Example of Card Verso, from the Boy Scouts series (E41), issued by the Scout Gum Company

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Card 2, An Appreciative Audience, from the Boy Scouts series (E41), issued by the Scout Gum Company or to promote Harlequin Taffy Candy

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Card 3, The Good Turn, from the Boy Scouts series (E41), issued by the Scout Gum Company or to promote Harlequin Taffy Candy

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Card 13, Giving an Alarm of Fire, from the Boy Scouts series (E41), issued by the Scout Gum Company or to promote Harlequin Taffy Candy

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Card 14, Broken Arm, from the Boy Scouts series (E41), issued by the Scout Gum Company or to promote Harlequin Taffy Candy

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