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Good Food Line Train
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated November 6, 1953 reads, "Valley youngsters were delighted when Borden Company 'Good Food Line Train' toured the area. Aboard were Elsie and Elmer, familiar trademark cows, as portrayed by actors. Grocery stores co-operated with complete stocks of Borden food products. Cutouts of train are being given away free at check stands with purchase of any three Borden items such as Borden's Instant Coffee, Starlac dry milk, instant hot chocolate mix, biscuits, cheese and None Such Mince Meat."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Borden Company
Advertising--Brand name products--California--San Fernando Valley
Dairy products industry--California--San Fernando Valley
Signs and signboards--California--San Fernando Valley
Railroad cars--California--San Fernando Valley
Neighborhoods--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Masks--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Time Period

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