|The picture shows two views of this Complete Old Quaker Puffed Rice Cereal Box. The pictures are blurry but the box is not. The year that this box was made is unknown but it is believed to be from the 1920s or 1930s. It is printed in red, blue, and gold on an off white cardboard.|
The front pictures the familiar Quaker man and the back has four recipes. One side is blue and the other is red. This box was made long before nutricion labels were used. The front is marked as follows:
REG. U.S. PAT. OFF.
STEAM EXPLODED 8 TIMES NORMAL SIZE
WEIGHT 4-1/2 OZ. NET
THE QUAKER OATS COMPANY
MILLS: AKRON, OHIO CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA
ST. JOSEPH, MISSOURI PETERBOROUGH, CANADA SASKATOON, CANADA
The box measures 5-1/4'' x 9-3/4'' x 2-3/4''. The box is complete and in good condition as pictured. There is some over all wear, some creasing, and some tearing at the top where opened.