Use Muzzy's Starch- 1800s Antique Trade Card- Sprite Children Fighting Grasshopper- Flower Fairies- Victorian Fantasy- Boston, MA


(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is an original antique trade card from the 1800s. It shows three little sprite children trying to wrangle a feisty grasshopper into submission, "Use Muzzy's Starch".

"If you would eat only Pure Corn Starch, be sure and use MUZZY'S. If you would wear the most lustrous linen, then be sure you have MUZZY'S SUN GLOSS STARCH. For Sale By All Grocers. H. B. Newhall, 76 Broad Street, Boston, New England Agent."

The card is in GOOD condition, heavy wear at the edges, noticeable creases, a few minor stains.

***Item will be packaged with care in an acid free sleeve, placed between two pieces of cardboard and shipped in a Bubble mailer.***

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