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Nightingale, Jell-O Card No. 6

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Nightingale, Jell-O Card No. 6:  Near-mint condition!  We found two of these Jell-O advertising cards or package inserts tucked in an old cookbook.  This is a first edition advertising card, with no date, circa 1920.  It folds up three times, from 8 3/4″ long by 2 1/2″ high card into a 2 7/8″ by 2 1/2″ card.  As you can see, there’s a glamorous picture of the Emperor of China with a nightingale, as well as a picture of a Jell-O cucumber salad concoction.  On the back, there’s a Chinese fairy tale  story about the Emperor, the nightingale, and Death, along with four Jell-O recipes.  Again, near-mint condition.  (The software won’t allow me to post an image of the entire, long card.) Published by The Genesee Pure Food Co., LeRoy, N.Y.

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Nightingale, Jell-O Card No. 6:  Near-mint condition!  We found two of these Jell-O advertising cards or package inserts tucked in an old cookbook.  This is a first edition advertising card, with no date, circa 1920.  It folds up three times, from 8 3/4″ long by 2 1/2″ high card into a 2 7/8″ by 2 1/2″ card.  As you can see, there’s a glamorous picture of the Emperor of China with a nightingale, as well as a picture of a Jell-O cucumber salad concoction.  On the back, there’s a Chinese fairy tale  story about the Emperor, the nightingale, and Death, along with four Jell-O recipes.  Again, near-mint condition.  (The software won’t allow me to post an image of the entire, long card.) Published by The Genesee Pure Food Co., LeRoy, N.Y.

Please like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/vintagecookbook, where you can find vintage recipes from all the classic cookbooks! Please follow us on Twitter @vintagecookbook!  When you follow us on Twitter you’ll know immediately when we post new cookbooks and when we do mark downs!

And don’t forget to click on “Recipes” at the top of the VintageCookbook.com Homepage. You’ll find one great recipe from many of the great antique and vintage cookbooks.

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