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Catalog Number 1989.057.0001
Object Name Wrapper
Scope & Content Wrapping paper for single piece of Adams' Joker Chewing Gum; paper was originally white with black print. Has verse at top: "Horror! murder! ven-/ gence! oh! / Let go my heart, dear / Miss, Let go." below this is the statement in itallic print: Each wrapper bears our signature." followed by "Adams' Sons" in script. Logo is white against a black box: "ADAMS' / JOKER / CHEWING GUM" with the illustration of a joker's or jester's head on the right. Paper has been folded four times to cover a rectangular piece of gum. Over all size: 2.5" ht x 2" wd.
Search Terms Advertisement
Year Range from 1876.0
Year Range to 1899.0