Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title Ad, Oreos: Nabisco Makes Better Cookies! "Wish I had a million Oreos!" By National Biscuit Co.; in unknown magazine, 1952.
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Catalog Number 2010.007.0299
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Oreos ad: Nabisco Makes Better Cookies! "Wish I had a million Oreos!" Half-page color magazine advertisement by National Biscuit Company, (N.Y.) as published in unknown magazine, 1952, page [97?}. Clipped leaf, 5" wide x 12-1/4" high.

Oreos were not made in Hoboken, but the earliest recorded wholesale order was made by a Hoboken shop owner when the product was introduced in 1912. See Hans, 100 Hoboken Firsts, page 78.

This ad is an example of a typical dessert familiar to Hoboken residents. Packaging is shown.
Date 1952
Year Range from 1952.0
Year Range to 1952.0
Search Terms Oreo Cookie
Caption Oreos
Imagefile 076\20100070299.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Business & Commerce
Advertising
Food
Bakery