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Title Can: New Boy Orange Pekoe Tea. 12 oz. American Grocery Co., Hoboken, n.d., ca. 1925-1935.
Object Name Box
Catalog Number 2001.257.0001
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Gift of Arnold & Dora Stern
Description New Boy Orange Pekoe with China Congou Tea. 12 ounce can. Packaged and sold by the American Grocery Company, Hoboken, N.J. No date, circa 1925-1935.Printed cardboard body with metal top and bottom, 6-1/8" high x 4-5/8" wide x 3-1/8" deep; oblong pry-off lid. Original contents not present.

Advertising slogan for New Boy brand on side: "Will keep you happy"

Artwork is different on front and back. Front has a stork delivering a baby boy ("New Boy") and back has a tray with a pitcher of iced tea and three full glasses.
Date 1925-1935
Year Range from 1925
Year Range to 1935
Search Terms American Grocery Company
Caption front and back
Imagefile 010\20012570001-5.JPG
Classification Food
Business & Commerce