Hoodsie cup cover

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1930 C-1950 c

GUSN

GUSN-10130

Description

Cardboard disc with tab, printed on top side in red with "Hoodsie" in central red band; black and white photo of William Powell on back

Details

Descriptive Terms

favors
packaging
cardboard
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Cardboard
CUP, FAVOR

Label

Label "Waiting for a Gallery": A 1995 gift of over 400 Hood Milk Company items documents not only the history of an important New England Company but also its impact on people's lives. Promotional items like Hoodsie paper ice cream lids, glass cottage cheese containers and Currier & Ives drinking glasses, were intended to encourage brand loyalty and quickly became collectibles.

Inscription

Printed on 1) top 2) back, around photo: 1) Not less than 3 fld. oz./ Good for/ young and old/ Hoodsie/ Dixies [over] Reg. U.S. Pat. Off./ Hood's ice cream 2) William Powell [below] *playing in* ""The Great Ziegfeld""* A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood

Accession Number

1995.262.5