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Title Cut-Rite Waxed Paper. Promotional brochure issued by R.B.D. Sales Co., Hoboken, cpyrt 1931.
Object Name Brochure
Catalog Number 2011.005.0152
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Cut-Rite Waxed Paper. Promotional brochure issued by R.B.D. Sales Co., Hoboken, N.J., copyright 1931. Single folio, 3-1/4" wide x 5-1/2" high, [4] pp. Two copies.

A New Household Convenience!
Saves Work Time Money Food Health Hands

All pages depict the box with the serrated metal cutting edge. Waxed paper itself was not new, but packaging it in a carton with the cutting edge was new. Inside text for 20 uses of Cut-Rite.

The company name, R.B.D. Sales Co., is seen on all four pages; location is stated on page [4]. This company was R.B. Davis Sales Co. which was the distribution arm for R.B. Davis Company of Hoboken. Davis OK Baking Powder and Cocomalt were its primary products. The waxed paper was manufactured by another Hoboken company, Automatic Paper Machinery Co. (which was founded by the inventor of the packaging.) It was at Harrison and Ferry [now Observer Highway] Streets near the Davis factory.
Date 1931
Year Range from 1931
Year Range to 1931
Search Terms R.B. Davis Company
Automatic Paper Machinery Co.
Cut-Rite Waxed Paper (R.B. Davis)
R.B. Davis Sales Co.
Caption pg [1] cover
Imagefile 102\20110050152.TIF
Classification Food
Manufacturing
Advertising
Domestic Life
Business & Commerce
Retail