|The picture below shows a larger view of this Rare 1955 Cracker Jack Mail Away Premium Offer Prize Wrapper With Circus Elephant Dexterity Puzzle Prize. This wrapper or envelope was unopened, but through time, the glue dried and the front and back cleanly separated. The prize Circus Elephant dexterity or bead puzzle, sometimes referred as a palm puzzle, with it was once inside. There is a slight indent in the paper from the puzzle. The printed cardboard puzzle has two holes on the elephant’s head and back to get the two metal balls in. The Cracker Jack Company number for this prize is Z-1200, and it was made in 1955 by the Makatoy Company of Chicago, Illinois.|
There are two mail away premium offers that are pictured and described on the wrapper. One is for a “SONG FLUTE” Made by the World Famous Conn Instrument Company. It states that for only 50 cents postpaid. You would send fifty cents and two of these wrappers, for each Song Flute. The other is a partial offer for “PERSONAL NAME PLATES”. (partial offer) That Glow In The Dark that are 3'' x 6'' metal in two colors (license plates) for your bike, wagon or locker for only 25 cents and two of these wrappers.
I am selling off my large, lifetime Cracker Jack collection. This is a great opportunity, or chance for you to be the proud owner of some nice old Cracker Jack items, including many Rare, one of a kind, Art pieces from Cracker Jack, or their toy prize History, plus the included prizes here.
To judge the sizes the wrapper or envelope measures about 3-1/2'' x 2-5/8''. The dexterity or palm puzzle appears to be in mint condition, and the rare wrapper is in excellent condition with wrinkling as made, as pictured.