|Title||Box, sample size: La France [laundry additive] "Free Trial Size Not To Be Sold." 3/4 Oz. La France Div., General Foods, Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1930s.|
|Collection||Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.|
Box, sample size: La France blue-flake whitening soap additive. "Free Trial Size Not To Be Sold." 3/4 Ounce. Manufactured by La France Division of General Foods Corporation, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1930s. Printed cardboard box box, 2-1/16" wide x 3-1/8" high x 7/8" deep. Unopened with original contents are present.
A formal name for the product does not appear on the box. Imprinted on the top and bottom panels with trial size text.
|Year Range from||1930|
|Year Range to||1940|
La France Division, General Foods Corp.
|Caption||front and back|
|Notes||La France Manufacturing Company was founded in Philadelphia in 1908. Became a division of Postum Co. in 1928 which adopted name of General Foods Corp. in 1929. When La France relocated to Hoboken has not been established.|
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