Duncan Coffee Co. newspaper advertisement congratulating Rice Institute on its tenth anniversary
A full-page advertisement for Duncan’s Admiration Coffee, with “William M. Rice Institute Edition” appearing at the top of the page. Below is a colored illustration of the Administration Building and Herzstein Hall, with an image of an owl a third of the way down on the left hand side. Opposite the owl is a colored illustration of a coffee can and near the bottom of the page an illustration of an elderly African American man, wearing a bowtie and jacket and holding a tray, with the saying “the cup of Southern hospitality” forming a halo behind him. The text of the advertisement is as follows: “Nineteen Hundred Twelve / Nineteen Hundred Twenty-two” ; “We Have the Greatest / ADMIRATION / For the South’s Greatest / Institution of Learning- / RICE INSTITUTE / Our Heartiest Congratulations On / This Your Tenth Anniversary” ; “Duncan Coffee Company / Houston, Texas”. Original resource is a colored newspaper.
Citable link to this pagehttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/75380
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