International Stock Food - Champion Pacing Stallions of the World.
Minneapolis. International Stock Food Co., Circa 1910.
Color vintage poster, folded as issued, sheet size 15 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches. Several repaired splits along folds, rubbing along folds, light damp staining along lower edge (barely noticeable), multiple 1/4 inch edge tears; sold as is. A scarce and striking item which would display well despite its condition problems. OCLC lists only one holding for this item, held at the Missouri Historical Museum. A highly decorative advertising testimonial for International Stock Food, published by company owner M.W. Savage, it features images of his two Champion Racing Stallions of the World, Dan Patch and Minor Heir, against a background showing the "Taj Mahal" stables and a bucket of the feed labeled "3 Feeds for One Cent," On the verso is an advertisement for a set of free dishes (illustrated) with purchase of 100 lbs of International Stock Food. Item #29744