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Image of Schmalz Bakery report: Historical Survey, 715 Grand Street (later Wonder Bread), Hoboken, April 2007. - Report

Schmalz Bakery report: Historical Survey, 715 Grand Street (later Wonder Bread), Hoboken, April 2007. - Report

Historical Survey, 715 Grand Street (Schmalz Bakery later Wonder Bread), Hoboken, April 2007. Prepared for 715 Grand LLC by Arch2, Inc. PDF on file. The document was prepared for presentation to Hoboken Zoning Board. The study covers a building that was built as part of a related group for the Schmalz Bakery and used by subsequent owners, Shults Bread Co., United Baking and Continental Baking Company (Wonder Bread).

Image of Ad, Hostess Cup Cakes: Hostess Cream Filled Cup Cakes. By Continental Baking Co.; in Life, June 11, 1956. - Ad, Magazine

Ad, Hostess Cup Cakes: Hostess Cream Filled Cup Cakes. By Continental Baking Co.; in Life, June 11, 1956. - Ad, Magazine

Hostess Cup Cakes ad: Hostess Cream Filled Cup Cakes. Full-page color magazine advertisement by Continental Baking Co., Inc. as published in Life, June 11, 1956, page [136]. Clipped leaf, 9-3/4" wide x 14" high. See notes for text. Hoboken at that time had a Wonder Bread bakery (a Continental Baking brand) and another site devoted to production of their dessert products where they made them for the region. Those products included Hostess Twinkies and Hostess Sno-Balls (shown in pink and white); packaging is seen along with a cross-section of each showing the filling. They were priced the same as the Cup Cakes, ten cents for a package of two. The ad is a typical example of advertising by

Image of Wood ruler, 12", advertising Wonder Bread, (Hoboken), n.d., ca. 1950-1970. - Ruler, Advertising

Wood ruler, 12", advertising Wonder Bread, (Hoboken), n.d., ca. 1950-1970. - Ruler, Advertising

Wood ruler, 12", advertising Wonder Bread, (Hoboken), no date, circa 1950-1970. "Wonder Bread Helps Build Strong Bodies 12 Ways!" On the back the twelve ways are detailed. No Hoboken markings on the item, but it was a brand sold locally as well as there was a Wonder Bread Bakery in Hoboken from circa 1930s to the 1960s. From the former Kostelecky family residence and business at 218 Bloomfield St., Hoboken.

Image of A Nice Tavern: Remembering the Continental Hotel and the Union Club. Recollections of Paul Samperi. - Pamphlet

A Nice Tavern: Remembering the Continental Hotel and the Union Club. Recollections of Paul Samperi. - Pamphlet

A Nice Tavern: Remembering the Continental Hotel and the Union Club. Recollections of Paul Samperi. Hoboken: The Hoboken Oral History Project, 2008. 1st edition thus. 8vo booklet, illustrated, pp. [ii], 38 plus cover. Ten copies. Seventeenth in the series of chapbooks titled: Vanishing Hoboken: The Hoboken Oral History Project. A project of The Friends of the Hoboken Public Library and the Hoboken Historical Museum. Chapbook published by the Museum under project grant. Interview conducted by daughter Patricia Samperi on April 27, 2007. Transcript of interview is on file at the Hoboken Public Library.