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Title Booklet: Through Thick and Thin. Some Diet Suggestions from R.B. Davis Co., Hoboken, N.J. N.d, ca. 1920-1925.
Object Name Booklet
Catalog Number 2010.007.0287
Collection Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Through Thick and Thin. Some Diet Suggestions from R.B. Davis Company, Hoboken, N.J. Brochure probably issued by R.B. Davis Co., Hoboken, no date, circa 1920-1925. Booklet, 3-1/4" wide x 6" high, 12 pp.

Publication promoting the Davis company's main product, Davis Baking Powder, which is shown in a photo on the back cover. The recipes either for reducing or increasing weight include the product in the ingredients. It also has some dietary or eating suggestions for other foods.

The booklet does not mention Dry Yeast Baking Powder and the women drawn on the front cover appear in typical post-World War I fashions, so the date is estimated at the early 1920s.
Notes Printed by Thomas B. Brooks, Inc., New York.
Date 1920-1925
Year Range from 1920.0
Year Range to 1925.0
Search Terms R.B. Davis Company
Davis Baking Powder Company
Caption pg [1], front cover
Imagefile 076\20100070287-1.TIF
Classification Food
Manufacturing
Advertising
Domestic Life
Business & Commerce