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Japanese Jugglers, from The Circus series (E44) issued by Messer's Gum

Publisher:
Issued by Messer's Gum (American)
Date:
ca. 1910
Medium:
Commercial color lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 3/4 × 1 1/2 in. (7 × 3.8 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ephemera
Credit Line:
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Accession Number:
Burdick 314, E44.5
Not on view
Trade cards from "The Circus" series (E44), issued ca. 1910 in a set of twenty-four cards by Messer's Gum. The cards promote Messer's Health Chew and Messer's Charcoal Gum, advertised as "the only chewing gums with medical merit" on card versos.
Inscription: Printed text along lower edge of card: Japanese Jugglers
Horizontally printed text on verso of card: THE CIRCUS/ TWENTY-FOUR DIFFERENT VIEWS/ CHEW/ MESSER'S HEALTH CHEW/ AND/ MESSER'S CHARCOAL GUM/ THE ONLY CHEWING GUMS OF MEDICAL MERIT
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)
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