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trade card, Champion's Fine Groceries
  • United States
  • trade card, Champion's Fine Groceries, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 71 x 104 mm
    Object Height/Width: 2 13/16 x 4 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8096

Two anthropomorphic mice or rats stand underneath a huge black umbrella behind a gate and picket fence. The gate advertises for a store: “Go to Champion’s for Fine Groceries at Low Prices, at Geo. Parent’s Old Stand, Abilene, Kans.”