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Object Name Package, Product
Date 1950
Description Cardboard box containing Linit brand laundry starch. The cardboard is white with blue and yellow ink and black printing. The front panel has the words "Linit Perfect Laundry Starch best foods div. Corn products company, N.Y., N.Y, U.S.A. try Linit in baby's bath to protect his sensitive skin see bottom panel". The bottom panel has instructions for using the starch in the bath. The top panel has the words "Linit penetrates and preserves fabrics gives a luxury finish to all your washables" and has a place indicated by dotted lines to open the box. The end panels have the name Linit and repeats information from the front panel. The back panel has detailed directions for using the product with some images and an advertisement for spray starch. The size is indicated as "12 oz. net weight".
Catalog Number 1998-005h
Collection Afflerbaugh Collection
Subjects Laundry